Grow Your Own Potatoes Competition

Planting Day – Tuesday 12 March 2019


Harvesting Day – Monday 17 June 2019


A project for your pupils to plant, grow and harvest potatoes. Enter the national 'Grow Your Own Potatoes' competition run by AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds by Friday 25 January and you will be sent two chitting kits with two different varieties of potato.

Please register here www.growyourownpotatoes.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 25 January 2019 (however, we advise that you register for this competition as soon as possible)

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