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Crisp production threatened by poor potato harvest

Food Manufacture
While recent figures from the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) pointed toward a fairly successful harvest 89% of crops lifted, despite reports of the third worst autumn on record crops grown specifically for use by food manufacturers still remain in the field. As of 12 November, only 67% of crops have been harvested in the north west of England, an area that typically grows late harvest processing varieties.

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