Usually at this time of year, many potato industry folks in Scotland head to the Perth Racecourse for a day of potato chat, a mix of forward looking speakers, up to date research and more. This year, it’s not going to be possible to all meet. Instead, there will be an online conference spread over two afternoons, starting today.
During these sessions the prospects for the crop in the future will be in the spotlight. Presentations by Patrick Hughes and Cedric Porter on the prospects for exports and the effects of Covid-19 on the potato market will be first on the agenda. Cedric