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The recent bad weather has helped significantly increase potato orders this week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 14 December 2017
Potato sales are reported to be very strong, with good movement in all outlets.
By Eleanor McBennett on 07 December 2017
The recent cold snap and dark evenings have ensured a steady demand for potatoes.
By Contributor on 30 November 2017
Potato harvest 2017 expected to end up with similar production levels to 2016.
By Eleanor McBennett on 23 November 2017
My Farming Week: Graham Sweeney, Mills of Louth, Co Louth
Co Louth potato and grain farmer Graham Sweeney talks to Patrick Donohoe about his farming week and the difficult potato market.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 November 2017
Estimates are that 10% of the potato area is still to be cleared, with bad weather hampering harvesting.
By Eleanor McBennett on 16 November 2017
Increase in the volumes of potatoes on the market may lead to some pressure.
By Eleanor McBennett on 09 November 2017
Progress with potato harvest remains very slow due to the underlying wet conditions. However, prices remain steady.
By Eleanor McBennett on 02 November 2017
With continued bad weather over last weekend, very little progress in the potato harvest has been made during the week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 26 October 2017
Potato yields will be affected due to the adverse harvesting conditions.
By Eleanor McBennett on 19 October 2017
National Potato Day waa one of the top trending items on social media last Friday.
By Eleanor McBennett on 12 October 2017
Wet conditions continue to interrupt harvesting of potatoes in all parts of the country
By Eleanor McBennett on 05 October 2017
Variable weather continues to disrupt lifting of main-crop potatoes around the country.
By Eleanor McBennett on 28 September 2017
Although wet conditions are hampering supply, demand for potatoes remains strong.
By Eleanor McBennett on 21 September 2017
With the main-crop potato new season beginning, the IFA reports on current ex-farm potato prices.
By Eleanor McBennett on 07 September 2017
With reduction in the production levels of Queen potatoes, there is unlikely to be a surplus like last year.
By Eleanor McBennett on 31 August 2017
Potato sales throughout the country are good and a further lift is expected with schools reopening next week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 24 August 2017
All potato crop prices should move over the coming weeks and farmers are advised to be patient.
By Eleanor McBennett on 17 August 2017
The recent cooler weather has increased potato sales, but little change in farmgate prices.
By Eleanor McBennett on 10 August 2017
Farmgate prices of new-season potatoes have stabilised this week.
By Eleanor McBennett on 03 August 2017
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