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New office construction

New office construction

It has been a very progressive couple of weeks here at Grampian with the construction of our new office advancing. Algo have been busy erecting the steelwork and the next step will be the roof.  We are very fortunate construction can still be carried out and...

Busy week of potatoes loading out

Busy week of potatoes loading out

The busiest loading out week so far at Grampian Growers: 850t leaving for Morocco, 240t for Ireland, 230t for England, 225t for Germany, 150t for Saudi Arabia and 82.5t for Israel. The mad pre Christmas/pre BREXIT rush in full swing! 

Office Demolition

Office Demolition

Yesterday our 42 year old office building was demolished to make way for a larger, spacious and more contemporary office space for our growing number of staff. Grampian Growers was founded in 1968 and the present office was built nearly 10 years later. Progress of...

Potato Exports

Potato Exports

Our potato export season is now in full swing. We are currently grading and bagging Atlantic, Cara, Hermes and Nieta to be shipped across North Africa, the Middle East and Southeast Asia.

Agria lifting down south

Agria lifting down south

Agria ware potatoes were being harvested this week down south. These will be bagged and sent up to Logie Montrose, where WM Fraser lorries will distribute them to chip shops all over Scotland.    Agria potatoes are big, oval long tubers with a yellow...

Nieta harvesting

Nieta harvesting

Cononsyth Farm's out lifting our export variety Nieta yesterday in the glorious sunshine!  Nieta will be exported to North African countries in October and November. 

New office construction

New office construction

More exciting news at Grampian Growers with a start to our new office last week!   First step of the construction is putting in a new entry road and car park before the current office gets demolished.

WM Fraser acquisition

WM Fraser acquisition

Grampian Growers are pleased to announce the purchase of long-established chip shop supply business William Fraser Potato Merchants. William Fraser supply potatoes to 80 chip shops all over Scotland from Elgin to Perth and run a fleet of three lorries as well as...

 

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