Seed Potatoes

Having acquired some freshly picked potatoes from a friend (around 1000) we laid them out yesterday to air for a day or so ready to store them in our basement (dry and frost free).  Unfortunately the rain came last night and kindly gave them a wash, it was not in my plan, but obviously the nature had other ideas 🙂 so it seems they will be out a little longer as I would like them to dry off before storing them.

Potatoes airing
Potatoes airing ready for storage, to become seed potatoes next year.

We will bring them out early next year to sprout a few weeks before planting them into our potato patch around the Earthship site.


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