Cull and Waste Potato Management
July 25, 2023
Cull potatoes are low-market-value tubers, unusable or disposable, often due to overproduction. Because they are grown at many different times and locations throughout Idaho, discarding them properly can be challenging. Learn the latest in how to manage their removal in this updated 1987 bulletin. Along with providing six management options (including recycling strategies), you’ll learn how to prevent disease, insects, weeds and contamination from developing in your field; Idaho’s requirements regarding cull potato care; and best practices to monitor sites.
Authors: Kasia Duellman, Nora Olsen, J. Benton Glaze Jr., Pamela J. S. Hutchinson