Potato Research Station Ooty

Central potato research station is located in muthorai Ooty. The station is also called CPRS. The main waork in the station is to develop new techniques for potato cultivation and to protect potato from disease like late blight.

Housed in 16.6 hectares of land this CPRS Muthorai is started in the year 1957. Since then this station introduced various methoda in potato cultivation and protection. This station comes under Indian council of Agriculture Research. Other potato research stations are in Shimla, Shillong, jalandhar, gwalior and patna.