Andy WortleyAndy Wortley © Tim Scrivener
Like pouring water on to an expanding sponge, significant investment in its irrigation network has seen impressive growth for OW Wortley & Sons’ Nofolk-based potato enterprise. At peak flow the farming company’s many miles of pipes and 40 irrigators can pump out 1m gallons every three hours and has resulted in the farm now producing 5% of the UK’s Maris Peer salad potatoes. Managing director Andy Wortley first visited the home farm at Methwold on the edge of the Norfolk […]