3 August 2001

Spud power raises funds

Members of the Goldrush Strength Club have been out on the fund-raising circuit. The group, profiled in Farmlife (Nov 10, 2000), attributes much of its success to the energy-giving potatoes which the members scoff by the plateload. Theyre widely known for their potato-powered manhandling of objects such as barrels, atlas balls and railway sleepers. Gives a whole new meaning to the phrase potato lifting…