Cisgenic Potatoes with Improved Late Blight Resistance (Agroscope)

Cisgene Kartoffeln mit verbesserter Resistenz gegen Kraut und Knollenfäule kaur.JPG

Project Status

The permit for the field trial submitted by Agroscope was granted by the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) on 21 April 2015. Two cisgenic potato lines with improved resistance to potato late blight were planted in April 2015. In the second year, in April 2016, an additional six lines were planted.

Proposed period of release

2015-2019, March to October of each year