When and how to harvest potatoes

SPUD season starts with early ones popping up in June and lasting until October. When and how do you harvest potatoes? How do you know when it's time to dig up potatoes? Potato harvest is from June to October. With earlies, wait until the flowers open or the buds drop. Tubers are swollen, usually underground, parts of a stem or root […]

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Used bra and potato peeler among Britain's disappointing festive gifts

Second-hand bra, used potato peeler and out-of-date Baileys are among Britain’s most disappointing Christmas presents – as research shows younger generations are most likely to give away unwanted festive gifts Some of the strangest presents received included potato peels and used bras  A cleaner said she was ‘insulted’ when she was given a mop, bucket and gloves  Another respondent unimpressed […]

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