The American Journal of Potato Research (AJPR), formerly titled the American Potato Journal (APJ), is a  premier outlet for reporting of scientific advances on the potato. The AJPR is recognized internationally by contributors and readership. View the current issue’s table of contents from our publisher, Springer.

The American Journal of Potato Research publishes reports of basic and applied research on potato (Solanum spp.). There are three general categories of publication:

  1. full-length articles describing original scientific research in the form of a regular publication;
  2. short communications concisely describing poignant and timely research results in four or fewer journal pages;
  3. review papers, book reviews and symposium proceedings.


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American Journal of Potato Research
Volume 92, Issue 4, July/August 2015



Review of Potato Molecular Markers to Enhance Trait Selection

Alisa P. Ramakrishnan, Carol E. Ritland, Raul H. Blas Sevillano & Andrew Riseman…..Pages 455-472

Original Papers

Site, Year and Cultivar Effects on Relationships Between Periderm Nutrient Contents and Common Scab Severity

Václav Krištůfek, Jiří Diviš, Marek Omelka, Jan Kopecký & Markéta Sagová-Marečková…..Pages 473-482

Assessment of Potato Psyllid Bactericera cockerelli (Hemiptera: Triozidae) and Zebra Chip Disease in Four Commercial Potato Varieties in the Columbia Basin
Erik R. Echegaray, Silvia I. Rondon & Philip B. Hamm…..Pages 483-490

ATTX961014-1R/Y a.k.a. Sierra RoseTM: A Red-Skin, Yellow-Flesh Potato Cultivar for the Specialty/Gourmet Market
JC Miller, DC Scheuring, JW Koym, DG Holm, JJ Pavek, RG Novy, JL Whitworth, JC Stark, B. A. Charlton, S. Yilma, NR Knowles, MJ Pavek, JJ Nunez, CC Shock & CR Brown….Pages 491-496

Increasing In-Row Spacing Enhances Potato Virus Y and Potato Leafroll Virus Spread in Potato
Jeffrey A. Davis, Edward B. Radcliffe, David W. Ragsdale & Ian MacRae…..Pages 497-501

Importance of Early-Season Nitrogen Rate and Placement to Russet Burbank Potatoes
Keith A. Kelling, Ronald F. Hensler & Phillip E. Speth…..Pages 502-510

Influence of Climatic Conditions on Development and Yield of Potato Plants Growing Under Organic and Conventional Systems in Poland
Krystyna Zarzyńska & Milena Pietraszko…..Pages 511-517

Influence of Mating Structure on Agronomic Performance, Chip Fry Color, and Genetic Distance Among Biparental Tetraploid Families
Kyle Rak & Jiwan P. Palta…..Pages 518-535

A Multiplex Reverse Transcription (RT) High-Fidelity PCR Protocol for the Detection of Six Viruses that Cause Potato Tuber Necrosis
Robert A. Cating, Cassandra N. Funke, Navneet Kaur, Philip B. Hamm & Ken E. Frost…..Pages 536-540

Effect of Mint, Potato and Other Previous Rotational Crops on Potato Yields in the Columbia Basin of Oregon
Jeremiah K. S. Dung, Greg J. Harris, Amellia B. Haguewood & Philip B. Hamm…..Pages 541-545

Development of a PCR Diagnostic System for Detecting Andean Potato Mottle Virus Associated with Potato Quarantine in Korea
Siwon Lee & Jae-Young Rho…..Pages 546-550