Why is wild ancestors of potatoes important?

Answer Wild potatoes may include genetic variations not seen in the domestic varieties. These may include genes which confer benefits such as disease or pest resistance, tolerance of different climates (h... Read More »

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Advice on growing sweet potatoes: what's most important?

Sweet potatoes grow well in your climate. They thrive in hot weather. Make sure to till the soil at least 8 inches deep before planting. Allow plenty of room because sweet potato plants are vine... Read More »

Cajun Potatoes or Garlic Dill Potatoes Mustard or Mayo on Sandwiches Mashed Potatoes or Fried Rice?

Cajun Potatoes :)Mustard, definitely...mayo grosses me out unless it's mixed in with something (like deviled eggs or potato salad). Tough one...I love both but I think I have to pick mashed potatoes.

How many potatoes do I cook to make mashed potatoes to feed 14 people?

To make enough mashed potatoes to feed 14 people, you will need approximately a dozen medium potatoes, or four pounds. This will result in a 1/2 cup serving per person, and you'll have enough for ... Read More »