Potato is an important vegetable crop in Bangladesh as well as nearby countries including India and Indonesia. Potato is the third largest crop in Bangladesh after rice and wheat and therefore contributes much to the total food supply of the country Potato cultivation in Bangladesh has significantly increased over the past years, so that variation in yield has become a growing concern. Potato, as a plant native to a temperate climate, thrives best under certain climatic, soil and physiographic conditions. Adaptation of the plant to tropical and subtropical climate has been successfully carried out through plant breeding and plant propagation methods. Read more..