Plant Health Centre PCN project at the RISS PCN stakeholder event

Jon Pickup at the RISS event

Kim Davey and Jon Pickup presented an update of their work from the Centre's PCN project (see under projects) at the first meeting of a Rural Innovation Support Service (RISS) group set up to tackle the threat of PCN to Scotland’s potato industry. The event took place at the Red House Hotel in Couper Angus on 6th November 2019 with 42 participants from the potato industry, together with scientists from SASA, SRUC, SAC, the James Hutton Institute and Plant Health Centre. 

To read more visit the Rural Innovation Support Service https://www.innovativefarmers.org/news/2019/november/12/farmers-unite-to-save-scotlands-tatties/