National Potato Day

‘Support your local potato growers’ – IFA

‘Support your local potato growers’ – IFA

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has called on consumers to support their local potato growers today, which is National Potato...

October 2, 2020

Irish potato sales increase by 24%

Irish potato sales increase by 24%

Today, Friday (October 2), is Bord Bia’s National Potato Day and sales of Irish potatoes increased by 24% from the...

October 2, 2020

Spuds up: Bord Bia gears up for National Potato Day 2018

Spuds up: Bord Bia gears up for National Potato Day 2018

Bord Bia has announced the details of this year’s National Potato Day which takes place on Friday, October 5. The...

September 17, 2018

National Potato Day: Consumers urged to choose Irish potatoes

National Potato Day: Consumers urged to choose Irish potatoes

National Potato Day takes place today, Friday, October 6. IFA (Irish Farmers’ Association) President Joe Healy has called on consumers...

October 6, 2017

How will you celebrate national Potato day?

How will you celebrate national Potato day?

Today, Bord Bia is celebrating the fourth annual National Potato Day by enlisting the support of a new potato ambassador, the...

October 7, 2016

Spud consumption may be falling but let’s not forget about them on National Potato Day

Spud consumption may be falling but let’s not forget about them on National Potato Day

Today. October 2, 2015 is National Potato Day in Ireland and we’ve got a load of potato facts to mark...

October 2, 2015

TV Chef Catherine Fulvio spices up the Potato Day

TV Chef Catherine Fulvio spices up the Potato Day

TV Chef Catherine Fulvio lends her support to National Potato Day and speaks of her love of the Irish potato....

August 22, 2013

This week’s farmer of the tweet

This week’s farmer of the tweet

Farmers Feed Families launched a social initiative earlier this summer to raise awareness of daily life in farms across Ireland....

August 19, 2013

‘Gaps in consumer knowledge’ affecting potato sales

‘Gaps in consumer knowledge’ affecting potato sales

A lack of understanding about the potato is damaging sales in Ireland, according to Bord Bia. Director of Horticulture Mike...

August 18, 2013