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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Development of Potato Varieties and Germplasm with Improved Resistances, Production Efficiencies, and Tuber Qualities for the Western U.S. Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Traditional breeding and cultivar development (potato) - (Book / Chapter)
Novy, R.G. 2014. Traditional breeding and cultivar development. IN: Navarre, R. and Pavek, M. (eds). The Potato: Botany, Production, and Uses. CAB International (CABI), U.K. pp. 272-289.
Palisade Russet and Teton Russet: Two New Potato Cultivars from the Northwest (Tri-State) Potato Variety Development Program - (Abstract Only)
(29-Jan-13)
Detection of potato mop top virus (Furovirus) on potato in southeast Idaho - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitworth, J.L., Crosslin, J. 2013. Detection of potato mop top virus (Furovirus) on potato in southeast Idaho. Plant Disease. 97(1):149.1
Purple Pelisse: A specialty fingerling potato with purple skin and flesh and medium specific gravity     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vales, M.I., Brown, C.R., Yilma, S., Hane, D.C., James, S.R., Shock, C.C., Charlton, B.A., Karaagac, E., Mosley, A.R., Culp, D., Feibert, E., Stark, J.C., Pavek, M.J., Knowles, N.R., Novy, R.G., Whitworth, J.L. 2012. Purple Pelisse: A specialty fingerling potato with purple skin and flesh and medium specific gravity. American Journal of Potato Research. 89:306-314.
Strain specificity and simultaneous transmission of closely related strains of a Potyvirus by Myzus persicae     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Srinivasan, R., Hall, D.G., Cervantes, F.A., Alvares, J.M., Whitworth, J.L. 2012. Strain specificity and simultaneous transmission of closely related strains of a Potyvirus by Myzus persicae. Journal of Economic Entomology. Vol 105:783-791.
Owyhee Russet: A variety with high yields of U.S. no. 1 tubers, excellent processing quality, and moderate resistance to Fusarium dry rot (Fusarium solani var. coeruleum)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yilma, S., Vales, M., Charton, B.A., Hane, D.C., James, S.R., Shock, C.C., Mosley, A.R., Culp, D., Feibert, E., Leroux, L., Karaagac, E., Knowles, N., Pavek, M., Stark, J.C., Novy, R.G., Whitworth, J.L., Pavek, J.J., Corsini, D.L., Brandt, T.L., Olsen, N., Brown, C.R. 2012. Owyhee Russet: A variety with high yields of U.S. no. 1 tubers, excellent processing quality, and moderate resistance to Fusarium dry rot (Fusarium solani var. coeruleum). American Journal of Potato Research. 89:175-183.
Distribution of Potato virus Y strains in tubers during the post-harvest period     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitworth, J.L., Hamm, P.B., Nolte, P. 2012. Distribution of Potato virus Y strains in tubers during the post-harvest period. American Journal of Potato Research. Volume 89:2:136-141.
Palisade Russet: A late blight resistant potato cultivar having a low incidence of sugar ends and high specific gravity     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Novy, R.G., Whitworth, J.L., Stark, J.C., Charton, B.A., Yilma, S., Knowles, N.R., Pavek, M.J., Brandt, T.L., Gupta, S., Olsen, N., Thornton, M., Brown, C.R., Corsini, D.L., Pavek, J.J., James, S.R., Hane, D.C., Lozoya-Saldana, H., Vales, I. 2012. Palisade Russet: A late blight resistant potato cultivar having a low incidence of sugar ends and high specific gravity. American Journal of Potato Research. 89:89-101.
Alpine Russet: A potato cultivar having long tuber dormancy making it suitable for processing from long-term storage     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitworth, J.L., Novy, R.G., Stark, J.C., Pavek, J.J., Corsini, D.L., Love, S.L., Olsen, N., Gupta, S.K., Brandt, T., Vales, I.M., Mosley, A.R., Yilma, S., James, S.R., Hane, D.C., Charlton, B.A., Shock, C.C., Knowles, R.N., Pavek, M.J., Miller, J.S., Brown, C.R. 2011. Alpine Russet: A potato cultivar having long tuber dormancy making it suitable for processing from long-term storage. American Journal of Potato Research. 88: 256-268.
Clearwater Russet: A dual-purpose potato cultivar with cold sweetening resistance, high protein content, and low incidence of external defects and sugar ends     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Novy, R.G., Whitworth, J.L., Stark, J.C., Love, S.L., Corsini, D.L., Pavek, J.J., Vales, M.I., James, S.R., Hane, D.C., Shock, C.C., Charlton, B.A., Brown, C.R., Knowles, N.R., Pavek, M.J., Brandt, T.L., Gupta, S., Olsen, N. 2010. Clearwater Russet: A Dual-Purpose Potato Cultivar with Cold Sweetening Resistance, High Protein Content, and Low Incidence of External Defects and Sugar Ends. American Journal of Potato Research. 87:458-471.
Classic Russet: A Potato Cultivar with Excellent Fresh Market Characteristics and High Yields of U.S. No. 1 Tubers Suitable for Early Harvest or Full-Season Production.     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stark, J.C., R.G. Novy, J. L.Whitworth, N.R. Knowles, M.J. Pavek, S.L. Love ,M.I. Vales, S.R. James, D.C. Hane, C.R. Brown, B.A. Charlton, D.L. Corsini, J.J. Pavek, N. Olsen and T. Brandt. 2010. Classic Russet: A Potato Cultivar with Excellent Fresh Market Characteristics and High Yields of U.S. No. 1 Tubers Suitable for Early Harvest or Full-Season Production. Amer. J. Potato Res. 87:360-373.
Yukon Gem: A yellow-fleshed potato cultivar suitable for fresh-pack and processing with resistances to PVYO and late blight.     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitworth, J.L., Novy, R.G., Stark, J., Pavek, J.J., Corsini, D.L., Love, S.L., Miller, J.S., Vales, M.I., Mosley, A.R., Yilma, S., James, S.R., Hane, D.C., Charlton, B.A., Brown, C.R., Knowles, N.R., Pavek, M.J. 2010. Yukon Gem: A yellow-fleshed potato cultivar suitable for fresh-pack and processing with resistances to PVYO and late blight. Amer J Potato Res. 87:327-336.
Effect of potato virus Y on yield of a clonal selection of Russet Norkotah     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitworth J.L., Hamm, P.B., McIntosh, C.S. 2010. Effect of potato virus Y on yield of a clonal selection of Russet Norkotah potato. Amer J Potato Res. 87:310-314.
Molecular Characterization of two Potato Virus S Isolates from Late Blight Resistant Genotypes of Potato (Solanum tuberosum)     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Y-H., Druffel K.L., Whitworth J., Pavek M.J., Pappu H.R. 2009. Molecular characterization of two Potato Virus S isolates from late blight resistant genotypes of potato (Solanum tuberosum). Archives of Virology. 154:1861-1863
Mapping of the potato leafroll virus resistance gene, Rlretb, from Solanum etuberosum identifies interchromosomal translocations among its E-genome chromosomes 4 and 9 relative to the A-genome of Solanum L. sect. Petota     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kelley, K., Whitworth, J.L., Novy, R.G. 2009. Mapping of the potato leafroll virus resistance gene, Rlretb, from Solanum etuberosum identifies interchromosomal translocations among its E-genome chromosomes 4 and 9 relative to the A-genome of Solanum L. sect. Petota. 2009 Molecular Breeding 23:489-500.
Characterization of broad spectrum Potato virus Y resistance in a Solanum tuberosum ssp. andigena-derived population and select breeding clones using molecular markers, grafting, and field inoculations.     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitworth, J.L., Novy, R.G., Hall, D.G., Crosslin, J., Brown, C.R. 2009. Characterization of broad spectrum Potato virus Y resistance in a Solanum tuberosum ssp. andigena-derived population and select breeding clones using molecular markers, grafting, and field inoculations. American Journal of Potato Research. 86:286-296.
Highland Russet: A Full Season, Processing Variety with High Yields of Uniform U.S. No. 1 Tubers     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stark, J.C., R.G. Novy, J.L. Whitworth, S.L. Love, D.L. Corsini, J.J. Pavek, M.I. Vales, S.R. James, D.C. Hane, B.A. Charlton, C.R. Brown, N.R. Knowles, M.J. Pavek, T.L. Brandt, and N. Olsen. 2009. Highland Russet: A Full Season, Processing Variety with High Yields of Uniform U.S. No. 1 Tubers. American Journal of Potato Research 86:171-182
Identification of Potato virus Y Strains Associated with Tuber Damage During a Recent Virus Outbreak in Potato in Idaho     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karasev, A.V., Meacham, T., Hu, X., Whitworth, J.L., Gray, S.M., Olsen, N., Nolte, P. 2008. Identification of Potato virus Y Strains Associated with Tuber Damage During a Recent Virus Outbreak in Potato in Idaho. Plant Disease. 92:1371.
Last Modified: 12/22/2014
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