Challenger is a premium quality potato with excellent taste, suitable for both French Fry processing and the fresh market.
Relative high number of tubers per plant, and has a high yield potential. To be planted no closer than 12 inch apart.
Maincrop variety, medium late maturing. Strong foliage development, Fertizer rate comparable to other maincrop processing varieties.
Challenger has a good taste and texture with uniform, consistently good fry colours. Challenger produces tasty, almost golden colour, fries. It also stores well for long periods and maintains stable sugars. The truly multi-functionality of this variety has and already gained notoriety in the market.