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  • Potato Weekly - 19 October 2018

    Rainfall across Great Britain delayed lifting over the weekend but replenished some much needed soil moisture. Supplies continued to become increasing available in most markets but demand for best...

  • Potato Weekly - 12 October 2018

    Improved lifting progress was made this week, following beneficial weather conditions at the start of this week. Reduced yields and secondary growth continued to be reported from...

  • Potato Weekly - 05 October 2018

    Increased supplies reached the market this week with mixed demand reported. Lifting progress was restricted in areas by low soil moisture this week. Western regions, which have seen more rain, are...

  • <span><a href="/publications/diquat-alternative-trials-and-seasonal-overview">Diquat Alternative Trials and Seasonal Overview</a></span>

    Diquat Alternative Trials and Seasonal Overview

    AHDB’s final Strategic Potato Farm walk of the season took place at Somerby Top Farm, North Lincolnshire on the 18th September. This event included a demonstration by Graham Tomalin of VCS Agronomy...

  • Potato Weekly - 28 September 2018

    Old crop trade has begun to wind down for the packing markets this week and the seasonal downturn continues in the bag market. Burn-down of crops is ongoing, though the rate of skin set continues to...

  • <span><a href="/publications/storage-snippets">Storage Snippets</a></span>

    Storage Snippets

    Unusual blemish spotted The extremely hot weather this summer has resulted in an unusual blemish showing up for the first time in several years. Golding blotch is associated with very warm growing...

  • <span><a href="/publications/store-improvements-increase-savings">Store improvements increase savings</a></span>

    Store improvements increase savings

    Storage experts from SBCSR and the potato industry contributed to the Storage in Scotland Day recently held in Perth,providing practical tips and advice to growers and agronomists on store management...

  • <span><a href="/publications/extended-sprout-suppression-trials-underway">Extended sprout suppression trials underway</a></span>

    Extended sprout suppression trials underway

    CIPC has been the leading sprout suppressant of choice in the UK potato industry for over 50 years, accounting for over 80% of post-harvest sprout suppressant applications. With an uncertain...

  • <span><a href="/publications/challenges-aplenty-harvest-and-storage-season-ahead">Challenges aplenty for harvest and the storage season ahead</a></span>

    Challenges aplenty for harvest and the storage season ahead

    Reports from around the country indicate that there is a challenging season ahead in most of England & Wales, with only the far north of England and Scotland showing any immunity from the impact...

  • Potato Weekly - 21 September 2018

    Prices this week have been pressured from increased supplies. In the bag trade there has been a widening of price as quality becomes increasingly important. The packing market continues to utilise...

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