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Demand for potatoes has picked up again this week as temperatures have cooled compared to recent highs.

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Sales of old season potatoes continue to be limited by the high temperatures. Demand in the peeling sector however remains more positive as we enter the holiday season and more people are dining out.

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More of the outdoor new season crop has appeared on the market this week. However, yields continue to disappoint even where irrigation was applied.

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The warm spell of weather has reduced potato sales, particularly in the larger pack sizes. However, demand from the peeling trade still remains strong and this should only improve as the summer tourism trade kicks in.

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Despite the warmer weather, demand remains relatively strong for the time of year. Almost half of the new season crop from glasshouses and polytunnels are now cleared, with both demand and farm gate prices remaining very positive.

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