Cornell University

The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is industry's link to Cornell's broad range of innovative research that is available for licensing.

Potatoes

Uihlein Farm of Cornell University is the official seed potato farm in New York State (click the link for services and prices). This facility is used to develop disease-free nuclear seed stocks through pathogen-testing of seed originating from tissue cultured plantlets.



'Lamoka'

Late maturity chipstock that produces attractive, round tubers. Specific gravity has averaged 0.004 less than 'Atlantic'. Excellent chip color from cold storage. Good resistance to common scab. Resistant to the golden nematode (Ro1). Previously tested as NY-139.


Non-Exclusive Potato (NY139) 'Lamoka' Express License

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'Marcy'

Late maturity chipstock. Large vines with white flowers. Tubers have scurfy skin with attractive round shape. Outstanding yield of large tubers. Generally free of pickouts due to external defects, small percentage of internal defects. Resistant to golden nematode and scab. Formerly test selection NY112.


Non-Exclusive Potato (NY112) 'Marcy' Express License

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'Waneta'

Late maturity chipstock. Large tubers with attractive shape and moderately textured skin. In Cornell trials, yield has been comparable to 'Atlantic', while gravity has averaged 0.01 less than 'Atlantic'. Few pickouts, but large tubers have shown 5 to 10% hollow heart. Very good chip color from 44 degree storage. Dormancy is six weeks longer than 'Atlantic'. Less susceptible to blackspot than 'Snowden'. Moderately resistant to common scab. Resistant to the golden nematode (Ro1). Previously tested as NY138.


Non-Exclusive Potato (NY138) 'Waneta' Express License

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Licensing Contact

Jess Lyga, Plant Licensing Associate

JML73@cornell.edu