IT WAS A FARMER WHO SOLD ME €5 BAG OF SPUDS, SAYS READER

first_imgTHE HUMBLE SPUD CAN COME WITH A HEFTY PRICE TAGA DONEGALDAILY.COM reader has hit out at ‘sad’ attempts to rubbish his claims that he paid €5 for a 7lb bag of potatoes.Yesterday the reader contacted us to tell us about his purchase – just a mile or so outside Letterkenny.Since that, some farmers have claimed that the real price should be €3.50 – and that a farmer couldn’t possibly have charged a fiver. The story is here: https://www.donegaldaily.com/2012/08/02/is-this-donegals-most-expensive-bag-of-spuds/Following the latest claims, the consumer told us: “This was not a stall run by someone else. This was at the gate to a farm and the people selling the spuds are selling their own spuds from their own farm. They are farmers.“I am delighted to hear that most farmers are not over-charging. But this one was and I am angry at attempts to say that my purchase didn’t happen. It did. That’s why I contacted donegaldaily.com.”And just for the record, we went to the same farm today and bought the same bag of spuds. And it’s cost?…..FIVE EURO. IT WAS A FARMER WHO SOLD ME €5 BAG OF SPUDS, SAYS READER was last modified: August 2nd, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img

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