35. Marketing of seed potatoes.

The only seed potatoes1 which may be marketed2 in England and Wales are pre-basic seed potatoes, basic seed potatoes, certified seed potatoes, scientific and selection seed potatoes or test and trial seed potatoes3. No person may market any such potatoes which have been treated with a product which is produced primarily as an application for inhibiting germination4.

There are restrictions on marketing and producing potatoes of a conservation variety5 with stringent requirements applying to the marketing of seed potatoes in the county of Cumbria (excluding the districts of Barrow-in-Furness and South Lakeland) and the county of Northumberland (excluding the districts