1913 graduated MoscowAgric. Institute.
Chief consultant in USSR on potato cultivation. Contributor to journals “Selskoe khozyaystvo” (Agriculture) and “Kartofel” (Potato). Member, Editor Board, journal “Kartofel”.
1921 developed method for grading potatoes. 1924 surveyed grades of potatoes planted, establishing basis for development of selective seed cultivation of potatoes. Studied dynamics of growth of different kinds of potatoes in diverse soil and climatic conditions and determined optimum conditions for their growth and development.
1912-1930 Selection Station, Agriculture Institute. 1920-1930 Director, Korenevsky Potato-Growing Station, Malakhovka Station, MoscowRyazan Railroa'd, reorganized 1930 into Research Institute for Potato Farming.
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