Fleecing the Indoor

Posted: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Indoor spuds covered as night temperatures drop below freezing

The earliest indoor crops have a full canopy now, and have had their first preventative blight spray.

Grown indoors they are delicate plants and need special care and attention.

crop covered with fleece

With temperatures dropping below freezing at night, and more of the same forecast for the next 3 nights, the potatoes have all been covered again with fleece to protect them from potential frost damage.

tuber initiation starts

The potatoes are at a key stage of their development with tuber initiation just having started.