All the latest news from The Jersey Royal Company.

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Seed harvest and tipping

Posted: Saturday, November 17, 2018

Seed harvest this year is all taking place during August due to delays in planting earlier in the year.

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Warning about asian hornets

Posted: Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Asian hornets that first appeared in the Island from neighbouring France last year have been much more prevalent this year.

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Seed harvest 2018

Posted: Thursday, July 19, 2018

Seed digging has started, albeit slightly later than in previous years due to the delayed planting programme.

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Mini tuber harvest 2018

Posted: Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Virus-free mini tubers are produced from seedlings.

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2nd crop - Phacelia

Posted: Monday, July 09, 2018

Phacelia is one of the second crops grown by The Jersey Royal Company, following a crop of Jersey Royals

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Branchage

Posted: Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Branchage is a Jersey tradition dating back to 1914 where landowners have to cut hedges to maintain minimum width and height restrictions on roads and pathways.

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Liming

Posted: Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Agricultural lime is spread post harvest of Jersey Royals, and ahead of planting the second crop.

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Open Farm Sunday 2018

Posted: Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Open Farm Sunday is coordinated by LEAF, and is one day in the calendar year that the British farming industry comes together to open its gates and welcome visitors to learn more about farming practices and the food produced.

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Busy pack house

Posted: Saturday, May 26, 2018

During the main part of the season, the pack house is running 24 hours a day to keep up with orders.

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Harvester digging

Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Harvesters are digging across the Island

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