Crisps with a Conscience? Arthur Guinness Projects

Friday, August 16, 2013

We think we’re on to something. Can our SPUDS ‘Crisps with a Conscience’ be the first snack to use their scientific edge to become a sought after brand?…

LIFELINE PROJECT + SOAP Arthur Guinness Projects

Monday, August 12, 2013

“The Lifeline Project challenges our conventional image of the urban commute. It asks us to imagine the Luas BXD traversing a vibrant multifunctional corridor animated by walkers &…

Honest 2 Goodness Lifeline Soap!

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Desireland launched its bi-weekly stall at the Honest 2 Goodness (H2G) Farmers Market yesterday. The initial purpose of the stall is to provide a public face for the Lifeline…

What next on Sitric Road? Art and Livability – leave your tag below

Thursday, May 16, 2013

A few months ago Dublin City Council (DCC) removed quotes painted by local publishing house Lilliput Press from a wall located at the southern end our street, Sitric Road…

What do neonicotinoids have in common with GM potatoes?

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

There will be no life as we know it without Bees… We all know that bees are fundamental to our food system as pollinators. Pollinating our crops mechanically…

Slow Roots Symposium & Grandmother’s Day: Sandbrook House, April 20th & 21st

Monday, April 15, 2013

How can our Irish food heritage create jobs for this generation? SPUDS.ie is delighted to be part of a two day Slow Food Ireland Festival which will explore…

SPUDS campaign to re-brand St. Patrick’s Day as National Potato Day

Friday, March 15, 2013

The idea was put to us by a contributor to our SPUDS forum and we think it makes complete sense! Traditionally, St. Patrick’s Day is the day to…

How to feed the world? Let the ‘Lumper’ speak!

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

A response to articles in The Irish Times by Conor Pope Saturday, March 2, 2013 and Frank McNally,  March 15 , 2013 Judging from Irish Times coverage alone,…

Sourcing non-gm naturally blight resistant SPUDS in 2013

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Many people are asking us where they can buy blight resistant potato seed this year. These potatoes are readily available off the shelf from many retailers including: The…

The Lifeline Project – A Film by Gregory Dunn

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

On the 8th of April 1961, the last steam train ran the mile-long stretch of what once was the Great Midland and Western Railway to Liffey Junction from…