Field planting for potato seeds

The G1 and G2 potato seeds are planted in outdoor field. In this stage, we are not working solely as a potato minitubers breeder, but also as a potato field grower. Seed quality is only one factor of high yield capacity, filed management is another important factor to guarantee a good harvest.

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Irrigation
Lady Rosetta G1 seeds

In north China, we have thousands of hectares of field land for G1 and G2 potato seeds planting, in those area, all factors that potato favors are considered:

• Sufficient rain fall, over 400mm per year. With underground water in case of drought.

• Cool temperature, average -5C~ 35C over the year.

• Several months of winter.

• Big day-night temperature fluctuation.

• Sunshine immediately after rains, no continuous rainy season.

• Strong winds

Climate data for Baotou (1971−2000)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 7.4
(45.3)
15.9
(60.6)
20.4
(68.7)
34.4
(93.9)
35.9
(96.6)
36.7
(98.1)
39.2
(102.6)
37.6
(99.7)
35.0
(95)
27.5
(81.5)
19.3
(66.7)
10.1
(50.2)
39.2
(102.6)
Average high °C (°F) −4.1
(24.6)
0.4
(32.7)
7.6
(45.7)
16.9
(62.4)
23.9
(75)
28.2
(82.8)
29.6
(85.3)
27.1
(80.8)
22.1
(71.8)
14.8
(58.6)
5.2
(41.4)
−2.3
(27.9)
14.12
(57.42)
Daily mean °C (°F) −11.1
(12)
−6.8
(19.8)
0.7
(33.3)
9.5
(49.1)
16.7
(62.1)
21.4
(70.5)
23.2
(73.8)
21.0
(69.8)
15.0
(59)
7.3
(45.1)
−1.8
(28.8)
−9.0
(15.8)
7.18
(44.92)
Average low °C (°F) −16.8
(1.8)
−12.7
(9.1)
−5.6
(21.9)
2.0
(35.6)
8.7
(47.7)
13.6
(56.5)
17.1
(62.8)
15.3
(59.5)
8.7
(47.7)
1.3
(34.3)
−7.2
(19)
−14.3
(6.3)
0.84
(33.52)
Record low °C (°F) −31.4
(−24.5)
−28.8
(−19.8)
−20.4
(−4.7)
−10.4
(13.3)
−3
(27)
3.2
(37.8)
10.5
(50.9)
4.9
(40.8)
−2
(28)
−11.8
(10.8)
−20.8
(−5.4)
−25.6
(−14.1)
−31.4
(−24.5)
Precipitation mm (inches) 2.1
(0.083)
3.8
(0.15)
8.3
(0.327)
8.1
(0.319)
17.3
(0.681)
28.0
(1.102)
81.3
(3.201)
87.7
(3.453)
38.7
(1.524)
17.1
(0.673)
3.8
(0.15)
1.4
(0.055)
297.6
(11.718)
Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.1 mm) 1.4 2.2 2.9 3.0 4.7 7.0 10.5 10.7 6.9 3.8 1.7 1.5 56.3

Climate data for our field for G1 and G2 potato seeds growing

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