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One potato, two potato….

The seed potatoes have arrived and are ready for collection.

Your orders can be picked up from the large container on Saturday between 10am and noon.

Please bring your payment with you – £2.40 per 2kg pack.

If you can’t make it on Saturday you’ll be able to pick them up from Terry Johnson during the week.

Spuds for You

We have nine varieties of seed potatoes on offer this year for just £2.40 per 2kg bag.

The varieties we are offering are:

First earlies; Casablanca, Duke of York White, Pentland Javelin.

Second earlies; Charlotte, Kestrel.

Maincrop; King Edward, Carolus (blight-resistant), Sarpo Mira (blight-resistant), Cara.

If you want to place an order please speak to Terry Johnson (plot 18) or Ron Barton (plot 22b) as soon as possible.

Plant sale

Denis Vickers, who is the judge at our allotment competitions, is holding his annual plant sale at the end of the month.

If you want to place an order please write down your requirements and put them in the box in Terry Johnson’s greenhouse on plot 18.

He will coordinate the orders from plotholders and collect the plants. All orders are, of course, subject to availability.

Please place your orders with Terry by Tuesday, April 20.

He will give details about payment and collection at a later date.

Here is the list of plants on offer:

One potato, two potato…

In fact we’ve got nine varieties of seed potatoes on offer at just £2.40 per 2 kg bag.

They are:

First earlies; Pentland Javelin, Casablanca, Duke of York White, Arran Pilot.

Second earlies; Charlotte, Kestrel.

Maincrop; Sarpo Mira, Cara, King Edward.

If you want to place an order please speak to Terry Johnson, plot 18.

Bargains from the shop

The following items are now available from the on-site shop:

Tomato feed, £1.50 per 500ml; sulphate of potash, 0-0-50, £1.50 per kg; garden lime, £1.50 per 2 kg; blood, fish and bone, £1 per kg; Growmore, £1 per kg; chicken pellets, £9 per 20kg bag; multi purpose potting compost, £5 per 60 litre bag; fleece, 20p per metre; 8ft bamboo canes, 40p each; slug pellets (two types), £2 per drum.