Royals get soaked Wet weather affected Jersey new potato lifting this week, so crop estimates may be hit. But Martin Brecknell, Sainsbury's potato category manager, said the quality is the best for many years. It is selling loose Royals at 59p/lb and 500g prepacks at 99p. Sainsbury is conducting trials in 60 stores using takeaway paper bags. This is aimed to ensure the crop is stored correctly at home, preserving their special flavour. This year Sainsbury is celebrating its 30-year partnership with the Jersey Produce Marketing Organisation, which accounts for more than half of the island's exports. {{FRESH PRODUCE }}