Details of another two varieties of seed potatoes that we have on order this season. Both first earlies, Maris Bard and Casablanca are proven favourites for us with good yields and flavour. Maris Bard has cream skin and white flesh that is great for…

February newsletter The Growing Season gets going! It’s that time of the year when thoughts turn to Springtime and deciding what to grow. We have been looking at the seed catalogues and been placing orders so we are ready to give away lots of…

As our seed potato stock is on order, it’s time to start telling you of the varieties you can get from us this season. Two first earlies to begin with – Duke of York and Red Duke of York. Duke of York are an…

We would like to say a huge thank you to The Robertson Trust for their donation to our project, which will help us to run the community element of One Seed Forward for 2020 through their Wee Grants for Wee Groups Fund. https://www.therobertsontrust.org.uk/

We would like to say a huge thank you to Alex of McCreight Potatoes and Patch for supporting One Seed Forward by giving us a donation of seed potatoes for our project.We are currently arranging events for their distribution in March, watch this space!Thanks…

November newsletter Our Growing Season Our season is drawing to a close and this is the time to tidy up your growing space and maintain your tools ready for next year. We are in the process of moving from our community allotment to another…

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September newsletter Our Growing Season The weather continues to be variable, shall we say, and it is having an impact on how well crops are growing this season. We have had a smaller potato crop than previous years, and our courgette and squash are…

We lifted some early maincrop potatoes last week. 4kg of pink gypsy, a lovely mottled pink and cream skinned potato, and 5kg each of Horizon & British Queens – all from 7 seeds of each variety. We have plans for these – keep an…

Second Early update

We lifted some of our second early varieties at the weekend, with mixed results. When we planted our potatoes, we put in 7 seed potatoes of each type. Ratte gave us 2.5kg whilst Charlotte gave a whopping 7.5kg. You can see the scab spots…