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Reveille Russet: An Early, Widely Adapted, High-Count-Carton Russet for the Fresh Market

Author:
Miller, J.C., Jr, Scheuring, D.C., Koym, J.W., Holm, D.G., Pavek, J.J., Novy, R.G., Whitworth, J.L., Stark, J.C., Charlton, B.A., Yilma, S., Knowles, N.R., Pavek, M.J., Nunez, J.J., Wilson, R., Brown, C.R., Shock, C.C., Long, C.M.
Source:
American journal of potato research 2018 v.95 no.1 pp. 79-86
ISSN:
1099-209X
Subject:
Solanum tuberosum, breeding, color, cultivars, fresh market, germplasm releases, hollow heart, second growth, skinning, tubers
Abstract:
Reveille Russet (ATX91137-1Ru) is a uniform, medium-early, high yielding, high pack-out, fresh market russet cultivar, with wide adaptability, released by Texas A&M AgriLife Research in 2015. It resulted from a cross of Bannock Russet(♀) and breeding clone A8343–12(♂). Reveille Russet produces attractive, oblong tubers, with medium russeting, white flesh and excellent culinary qualities. It has a lower incidence of internal defects and a higher percentage of marketable tubers in the 170 to 284 g and 284 to 510 g (6 to 10 oz. and 10 to 18 oz.) size classes than Russet Norkotah. Reveille Russet is resistant to hollow heart, second growth and blackspot bruise. It also stores longer and tends to wound-heal to a lighter brown color upon skinning during harvest and/or handling than Russet Norkotah.
Agid:
5903825