The Evolution of Potatoes

Naturally bred, naturally grown potatoes.

Aardevo’s proprietary “diploid” breeding method reduces the chromosomal make-up of commercial potatoes by 50%. Naturally. Benefits include faster genetic gains toward beneficial traits such as improved disease resistance and higher yields.

The long-term ambition of Aardevo is to provide farmers with elite varieties propagated via true potato seed, instead of whole or cut-up tubers. These true potato seeds are more reliable with a decreased risk of disease and smaller environmental footprint during storage.

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