U.S. Potato Gene Bank director John Bamberg says the seed pod or potato fruit is the desired way to collect seeds from the potatoes for propagation. The pod/fruit forms after the flower has bloomed. The potato bank holds the world's largest collection of potato seeds inside its headquarters at UW Peninsular Agricultural Research Station in Sturgeon Bay.
U.S. Potato Gene Bank director John Bamberg says the seed pod or potato fruit is the desired way to collect seeds from the potatoes for propagation. The pod/fruit forms after the flower has bloomed. The potato bank holds the world's largest collection of potato seeds inside its headquarters at UW Peninsular Agricultural Research Station in Sturgeon Bay. Tina M. Gohr AP
U.S. Potato Gene Bank director John Bamberg says the seed pod or potato fruit is the desired way to collect seeds from the potatoes for propagation. The pod/fruit forms after the flower has bloomed. The potato bank holds the world's largest collection of potato seeds inside its headquarters at UW Peninsular Agricultural Research Station in Sturgeon Bay. Tina M. Gohr AP

Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin U.S. Genebank facility holds seeds for the world

April 26, 2017 03:39 PM

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