Potato scientists join University of Idaho
By Marg Land
November 11, 2008, Twin Falls, ID
– The University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences has
filled two key positions in its potato program, according to a recent
article in Ag Weekly.
Phillip S. Wharton, a senior research associate at Michigan State University, joined the faculty as potato plant pathologist at the Aberdeen Research and Extension Center on Oct. 20, while Sanjay Gupta, a research associate at the University of Minnesota, will become potato post-harvest physiologist at Kimberly in mid-November.