Fears for future of some 2019 crops

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Finding homes for lower quality potatoes across all sectors is becoming more difficult as many stakeholders within the industry cherry pick top quality supplies as we near the end of the 2019 season.

There are anxieties that some of the 2019 crop may end up “dumped” if unable to find a suitable home. This prolonged old-crop presence could continue to add pressure to the earlies market, according to the AHDB.