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How to Plant Potatoes in Buckets

Fantastic video from The Young Grower showing how to plant potatoes in buckets. He is so right to grow varieties that you can't easily buy in shops.
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Plant potatoes with kids in Spring

Plant potatoes with kids in Easter Holidays for an enjoyable activity that kids of all ages 3-103 can get involved with! The act of burying the potatoes and then digging for treasure a few months later is always exciting.
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Grow Tasty Rainbow Spuds!

Add unexpected colour to your plate with this year's potato crop
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Add colour to your plate with heritage spuds

Heritage Spuds. Images of pink and purple fleshed tubers, bowls of colourful mash and tonally ringed crisps catch the eye.
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Scotland’s Larder: A snapshot of Potato House

Scotland's Larder talk to Andrew Skea about how Brexit is affecting the Scottish seed potato industry and about growing your own heritage spuds.
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How to Chit Potatoes

Video about how to Chit Potatoes by The Young Grower. His page is very informative on all aspects of veg growing. And chickens! You can't forget the chooks!
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Free Potatoes for Schools

Potato House is proud sponsor of Grow Your Own Potatoes where all primary schools in the UK are invited to grow potatoes.
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Reluctant to state no more sales to EU and Northern Ireland

We are reluctantly forced to close our online shop to customers in the EU and Northern Ireland. We have grown...
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Recipes

Rumbledethumps

Rumbledethumps is a traditional dish from the Scottish Borders. The main ingredients are potato, cabbage and onion.
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Ghostly Duchess Potatoes

Our friends at the Potato Shop have come up with a fabulous way to serve potatoes.
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Our Breeding plots – review of the “Tattie Holidays”

The revival of the "tattie holidays" as we recruit some children to help with our breeding plots.
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Potato House talking tatties on Beechgrove Garden

Talking tatties to a fellow potato enthusiast George Anderson from Beechgrove Garden and enjoyimg the homemade crisps on offer!
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No room? Potatoes can be planted in compost bags

You don't need fancy equipment to grow potatoes! Christmas Potatoes planted in compost bags.
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Alyth Tattie Champion Chips!

In 2020 we supplied 200 local children with 3 tubers, one each of Arran Victory, Colleen and Pink Gypsy.
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Alyth Tattie Champion Chips Update

Prizes for best yield for each variety, the best overall yield, the biggest tattie, the best up-cycled container, the weirdest looking tattie, the best pic of beastie or flower and the best-cooked dish
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A pot of potatoes as a thoughtful Christmas Gift!

I can’t think of a more thoughtful festive gift; a pot of potatoes for lunch! What a talking point!
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Martha’s Potato Blog – Not all teenagers blog about makeup!

The talented young writer takes on a lockdown challenge. GYO potatoes in bags for life.
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