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Spreader testing

Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Each year we get our fertiliser spreaders calibrated.

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Côtil ploughing

Posted: Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Land preparation has started on the slopes.

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Collecting and spreading seaweed

Posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Seaweed, known locally as vraic is collected off the beaches and spread onto selected fields.

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Indoor planting

Posted: Monday, November 19, 2018

The earliest crops of Jersey Royal new potatoes are grown in glasshouses and poly tunnels.

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Standing Jersey Royal seed

Posted: Friday, November 16, 2018

Grading and standing the 2018 Jersey Royal seed crop is in full flow.

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Skills Jersey 2018

Posted: Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The Jersey Royal Company took a stand at Skills Jersey with Jersey Dairy.

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Seed harvest and tipping

Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 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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