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Q.Fresh dug potatoes

Zone Califon, NJ 07830 | Briamy14 added on September 11, 2016 | Answered

I dug some potatoes yesterday and aired dried overnight. This morning knocked off the dirt left. Why are they hard as a rock?

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Answered on September 12, 2016

I am not sure why this would happen. Some varieties of potatoes are apparently harder than others, so maybe it's just a variety difference. I am not sure whether environmental problems or nutrient deficiencies could cause this.

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