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Potato Variety Management Institute
Yukon Nugget (POR02PG37-2)
Yukon Nugget (POR02PG37-2) produces round tubers with yellow skin and small red eyes. The eyes are intermediate in depth and number well distributed.
Tuber shape is uniform. Tubers are smaller than Yukon Gold averaging 2 to 3 oz. less and with a more evenly sized distribution.
Yukon Nugget has higher resistance to scab, vascular and stem end discoloration, and hollow heart than Yukon Gold. There are more tubers per plant and the average yield exceeds that of Yukon Gold.
Yukon Nugget Growers
Other US Growers
PEI Potato Board Prince Edward Island
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