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Potato scientists join University of Idaho


November 14, 2008
By Marg Land


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potatoes02NEWS HIGHLIGHT

Potato scientists join University of Idaho
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.

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.

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potatoes02Phillip 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.

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