Lorcan Bourke

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Ireland is teaming up with Belgium and France to co-fund the research aimed at improving potato sales. Photograph: iStock

Young people are being targeted in a €1 million bid to safeguard the future of the humble potato after a campaign focusing on women appears to have ar(...)

National Potato Day: The very fact the food authorities believe it is necessary to give the humble spud a day to call its own is a sure sign that competition for a place on the Irish dinner plate is getting serious. File photograph: Getty Images

What on earth would our past generations make of Ireland’s National Potato Day? The very fact the food authorities believe it is necessary to give t(...)