It may be time for potato planting, but this weekend I found myself harvesting instead
So the Great British Spud Off is on the lookout for Irish entries – they want to know who can grow most from a single spud. Plus expect seeds & spud heads aplenty at the Organic Centre Potato Day in Leitrim this weekend.
On harvesting my crop of Dave Langford’s All Blue potatoes and on not taking food for granted
Making a case for Sarpo Axona potatoes from the Sarvari Research Trust in Wales: high levels of natural blight resistance and not bad in the kitchen either.
A inspiring visit to the Dublin Urban Farm, where, among many other things, 160 varieties of potato are now being grown for Gallagher’s Boxty House on a north inner city rooftop
I might have missed National Potato Day in the U.K., but there are a number of potato days here in Ireland to look forward to
It was a champion day for naturally blight resistant Sárpo potatoes at the SPUDS.ie Tastefest with David Shaw from the Sárvári Research Trust, among many others
This year’s Father’s Day will be marked in the best way possible, with a helping of newly dug spuds that my Da would have relished