R J Cherry

38-40 Carnlea Road
Ballymena
Antrim
BT43 6TS
United Kingdom

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Varieties Bred

Name Image Marketing Qualities
Sunray  Tubers have good resistance to splitting and some resistance to bruising.  Trials have found good resistance to late blight on tubers and some resistance to blackleg.  This variety has low resistance to dry rot (Fusarium sulphureum) and potato virus Yo .  Tests for resistance to potato cyst nematode demonstrated resistance to Globodera rostochiensis Ro1 and susceptibility to Globodera pallida Pa 2/3, 1.

Varieties Managed

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