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SPot Farm Scotland - Bruce Farms - Perthshire

20 February 2018

Location:

W P Bruce Ltd (brucefarms.co.uk), Hallyards Farm, Meigle, Perthshire  PH12 8RA - Map

Located in Perthshire, Bruce Farms sits just outside the village of Meigle in one of Scotland’s finest growing areas.
Potatoes are grown across 270ha of owned and rented land.

Commercially varieties grown on the farm include Maris Piper, Maris Peer, Saxon, Osprey and Bartlett’s renowned Rooster variety.
Planting usually begins in late-March and harvesting can take place any time up to the end of September.

Discussion topics include:

Cultivations
Seed Spacing
Nutrition
Cover Crops

Events 2018 

Storage Day Scotland - 1 March 

SPot Scotland results day - 8 March

Programme:

​See below our short videos explaining our demonstrations at Bruce Farms in 2017

Cultivations

Seed Spacing

Nutrition

Cover Crops

Contact:

Claire Hodge

Knowledge Exchange Manager

AHDB Potatoes

07771 798552 

Claire.Hodge@ahdb.org.uk