NCPN Sweetpotato
NCPN Sweetpotato
NCPN Sweetpotato
University of California
NCPN Sweetpotato

Louisiana State University - (SPRS), Chase, LA and (PPCP) Baton Rouge, LA

SPRS, Chase, LA
SPRS, Chase, LA
PPCP, Baton Rouge, LA
PPCP, Baton Rouge, LA

  • Virus testing and elimination
  • Maintains nuclear stocks in tissue culture
  • Propagates and disseminates clean plant materials of LSUAC cultivars important to Gulf South growers – Bayou Belle, Beauregard,  Bellevue, Evangeline, and Orleans as well as select heirloom cultivars
  • Conducts research on virus identification and detection
  • Leader in the development of new cultivars and disease and insect management
  • Conducts outreach programs

 

http://www.lsuagcenter.com/portals/our_offices/research_stations/sweetpotato

 

A Virtual Tour of  the Sweetpotato Clean Plant Center at The Louisiana State University Agricultural Center

Click on the image to download the PowerPoint File
Click on the image to download the PowerPoint File

 

 

NCPN LogoThe National Clean Plant Network for Sweetpotato is an association of clean plant centers, scientists, educators, state and federal regulators, certified seed growers, and commercial growers from the fresh market and processing industries concerned with the health of planting stock (seed roots and vine cuttings). The NCPN operates under the auspices of three agencies within the United States Department of Agriculture - Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Agricultural Research Service (ARS) and National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA).

 

 

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