Grow Your Own Potato Days

Planting Day – Wednesday 15 March 2017


Harvesting Day – Thursday 22 June 2017


A project for your pupils to plant, grow and harvest potatoes. Enter the national 'Grow Your Own Potatoes' run by AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds by Friday 27 January and you will be sent two chitting kits with two different varieties of potato.

Please register here www.gyop.potato.org.uk

In March we will invite you to Trinity Park to plant your potatoes and attend informative workshops to help you grow the best yields for the competition and learn about facts and figures about the humble potato and other root crops that are grown in Suffolk. 

Pupils are invited back in June to harvest and then cook their potatoes. 

Age Group: Yrs 2, 3, and 4
Apply by: Friday 27 January 2017

For more information or to register your interest in taking part please email Helen Fomenko