27
FEB
2019

SkyBluePink Designs

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One of the most eye-catching stalls at last year’s BOG Potato Day and Green Fair was Skybluepink Designs selling a huge array of hand spun yarns in the most wonderful colours. Jennie spins all the wool herself – for knitting, crochet and weaving.  There are fibres to spin and fe
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26
FEB
2019

Organic meats – Peelham Farm

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Integrity, Taste, Traceability and Sustainability These are the watchwords of Peelham Farm near Foulden who produce excellent organic meat. We are very pleased to have Chris and his team at the BOG Potato Day and Green Fair again where they will be selling their organic lamb, mutton,
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25
FEB
2019

Northumbrian Basket Weavers

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Northumbrian Basket Weavers will again put on a selling display of their basket work at the BOG Potato Day and Green Fair. A huge range of styles, sizes and basket shapes will be available to buy or just admire. These baskets are made by a large number of individuals and their distinc
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24
FEB
2019

Traditional flour from Heatherslaw Mill

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Heatherslaw Mill sits on the banks of the River Till east of Coldstream in Northumberland. It is a traditional mill powered by a 16-foot water wheel and uses three different pairs of millstones to make high quality, stoneground, wholemeal flour from cereals grown in the local fields.
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23
FEB
2019

Hannah Longmuir – local nature artist

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We are delighted to welcome Hannah Longmuir to the BOG Potato Day Green Fair for the first time this year. Hannah is a local artist working mostly in pencil. Hannah draws the trees, hedges, fields and wildlife she sees in the Scottish Borders. Her work is available as useful items suc
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22
FEB
2019

Locally brewed beer from First and Last Brewery

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Planting potatoes is thirsty work so take the opportunity to buy a bottle or two of local beer. We have a brewer at the BOG Potato Day Green Fair for the first time this year (hopefully not the last!). First and Last Brewery based in Elsdon in Northumberland will be selling their bott
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20
FEB
2019

Fresh Bread from Bread and Roses

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We are thrilled to have a baker again at the BOG Potato Day and Green Fair. Andrew Smith from Bread and Roses in Alnwick will be selling his wonderful fresh sourdough and naturally leavened loaves. He uses local and organic ingredients where possible, and his standard brown loaf is ma
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20
FEB
2019

Potato experts on hand to help

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Do you have a question about how to grow potatoes, which variety to choose, or any pest and disease issues? If so, then Potato day is the place to be! As well as a huge range of seed potato varieties for sale, Potato Day also offers the chance to chat to not just one, but two, renowne
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20
FEB
2019

Potato Varieties for Potato Day 2019

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UPDATED 28th Feb Here are the varieties of seed potato we have ordered for this year’s Potato Day. Experience tells us that one or two varieties won’t turn up on the day. We’ll try to indicate what you might choose instead if your favourite doesn’t arrive. So a
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06
FEB
2017

Potato Day Recipes

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Here are some tasty potato-based recipes for you to try
Jansson’s Frestelse
Potato Soda Bread
Potato, Leek and Coriander Bake
Potato and Courgette Fritters
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