WARF: P05356US

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W1386: A High-Yield Chipstock Potato with Excellent Specific Gravity and Long-Term Storage Potential


Jiming Jiang, Horia Groza, Bryan Bowen

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) is seeking commercial partners interested in developing a potato variety designed for potato chip processing.
OVERVIEWThe average American eats five to six pounds of potato chips each year.
THE INVENTIONUW-Madison researchers have developed W1386, a potato variety well suited for potato chip processing. W1386 is a round/oval, white-skinned potato.
  • Potato chip production
  • Good tuber size
  • High yield
  • Excellent specific gravity
  • Superior fry color in comparison to leading varieties after nine months of storage
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For current licensing status, please contact Emily Bauer at or (608) 262-8638.
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