Adverse weather and blight puts Donegal potato farmers under pressure

Frost, Rain and Blight experienced this year so far is putting increasing pressure on Donegal's potato farmers.

That is according the IFA which says  the poor conditions will inevitably drive up the price of the product to the consumer.

The Irish Farmers Association was responding to media claims that Donegal potato farmers are damaging their own business by over-pricing their product

But Donegal spokesperson for the IFA Charlie Doherty says costs will have to go up: