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Pathology & Pests

Reduced sensitivity to fluazinam detected in the rapidly increasing Phytophthora infestans clonal lineage EU-37 (Dark Green 37)

Posted: 6th July 2017

Results from Wageningen University & Research shows that all P. infestans EU-37 isolates tested, displayed a reduced sensitivity to fluazinam.

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Mike Storey wins potato industry honour

Posted: 20th December 2017
Dr. Mike Storey has been awarded for his contribution to the British Potato Industry.
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Memory of World Potato Congress, 2018

Posted: 15th June 2018

EAPR Members at WPC, Cusco, Peru


Pathology & Pests, Virology

International Congress of Plant Pathology 2018

Posted: 26th June 2017

Leading experts from around the world will present the latest advances and innovations, celebrate progress, and set a vision for assuring plant health in a global economy.

Breeding & Varietal Assessment

Commonwealth Potato Collection seeds deposited in Global Seed Vault

Posted: 6th July 2017

The Commonwealth Potato Collection (CPC), a unique repository of potato germplasm held in trust by the James Hutton Institute with support from the Scottish Government, has made the first-ever seed deposit by a UK institution into the Global Seed

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62nd EAPR Council Meeting

Posted: 5th March 2018

The 62nd EAPR council meeting was held in Mlochow, Poland, 18 - 19 january 2018.

Pathology & Pests

Mout De Vrieze wins best student talk at the Pathology and Pests section meeting held in Dundee

Posted: 28th June 2017

Mout De Vrieze from Agroscope, Switzerland won the best student talk at the recent Pathology and Pests Section meeting held in Dundee with her presentation on "The potato microbiome and its potential impact on late blight resistance"

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Oslo to host 2023 Triennial Conference

Posted: 13th July 2017

At the General meeting held in in Versailles it was agreed that Norway would be the hosts for the 2023 Triennial Conference.  The EAPR are also pleased to announce that Dr.

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New rules for sustaining members

Posted: 6th March 2018

EAPR has three membership categories: Ordinary, Sustaining and Honorary membership.