Potato Day 2017

 

 

 

TBI's 7th Potato Day will be held on Saturday 4th March at North Kessock Village Hall.

There will be two sessions, from 11.30 - 1.00 and 1.30 - 3.00, with the usual wide range of seed potato varieties on sale at 15p per tuber.  Please bring your own bags.

Admission is £1.00, TBI members and under-16s free.  Refreshments - soup and rolls, tea, coffee and cakes - will be available all day.

Any potatoes remaining after our event will be on sale at subsequent Black Isle Community Markets.

The final version of this year's varieties list is available to view or download here.  and a full descriptive list with information and recommendations for each variety is also available.  It would be a good idea to download and print the lists to be sure of having a copy in your hands on the day.
[Late news  -  unfortunately we will not now have any Sagitta or King Edward as advertised (though we will have Red King Edward), and there will be fewer Maris Piper than we had intended].

There is also a Potato Day poster, skilfully prepared as usual by Wendy, and the more people who are able to display this or pass it around their friends the more successful the event will be.  There are two versions, one 2xA5 on an A4 sheet, and one a full A4 sheet, both as .pdf files.  Please download, print and circulate.

To offer help or for more information please ring Julie Gibson on 07507 681045
or email  food@transitionblackisle.org

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Thanks for donations

TBI would like to acknowledge the generous donations of potatoes from these local suppliers

Donald Cameron,  Resolis Mains

Drumderfit Farm

Steven Jack, Managing Director, Organic Potato Growers, Dalcross.

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