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IFA: Growers behind schedule in Ireland; EU potato area higher in 2020

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) reports in its weekly market update report that liftings continue at pace this week across Ireland as weather conditions have improved. This should allow for the final Queen crops to be lifted this week.

The IFA says conditions are still challenging in parts of the country and growers are behind schedule at this stage.

Retail demand remains quite strong, however, there is some uncertainty around the food service sector as

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