Control of P. infestans

Control of P. infestans is in the Netherlands and many other countries associated with a large deployment of fungicides.

A sustainable potato cultivation at the national level would be a major contribution to sustainable agriculture as a whole. In addition, making the potato cultivation, strengthes the positive, international reputation of the Dutch agricultural perch.

In this test, molucular tests for P. infestans have been developed and their value in field experiments has been proved.