Purple tatties could fight cancer

April 26, 2016

A unique purple-coloured potato has been developed in Northern Ireland primarily for the US and Canadian markets, but it is also destined to hit Europe later as well.


UAVs could help potato growers

January 25, 2016

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are now on the point of becoming important agricultural tools according to SRUC post graduate researcher Simon Gibson-Poole.


Tattie expert picks up golden award

October 24, 2015

A north-east potato enthusiast with nearly 700 varieties of spuds has been named the winner of this year's Royal Northern Agricultural Society (RNAS) local award.