Potato plants emerging © Oli Hill/RBI© Oli Hill/RBI
Work is under way at a potato farm in Scotland to apply spud research in areas including cultivation, seed spacing and cover cropping at commercial farm level. The AHDB’s new strategic potato farm (SPot), Bruce Farms of Perthshire, is based just outside the village of Meigle, about 14 miles north-west of Dundee in one of Scotland’s top growing areas. All potatoes grown across about 270ha of owned and rented land are sent to Albert Bartlett in Airdrie to be processed. See […]