The Origin and Evolution of the Burbank Potato

An American icon, the ‘Russet Burbank’ revolutionized the potato industry of the past and continues to be one of the most profitable potatoes to this day

The ‘Russet Burbank’ is probably the most valuable heirloom potato in the world, certainly in the United States, and one of the most significant single cultivar heirlooms anywhere.
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