Scott co-op shows off potato store
SCOTT Country Potato Growers has shown more than 100 farmers the fruits of its £750,000 investment.
The Kelso, Borders-based seed-potato growing co-op has expanded its state-of-the-art storage facilities from 2500 tonnes to 8500 tonnes. There is also improved grading and tuber-counting equipment.
The co-op is made up of seven farmers, with 202.3ha (500 acres) between them under cultivation.
- The Herald 11/12/98 page 26