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Q.Small Enclosed Tunnels In Potatoes, Kind Of Like A Tiny Root Growing In?

Zone McBride, BC | Elsie Stanley added on April 28, 2020 | Answered

Can pull the whole “tunnel” out when peeling.

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Answered on April 29, 2020

Unfortunately, your photo did not come through. It could be that an insect or worm has made its way through, but I cannot confirm that.

The potato should be edible, as long as you cut around the damage.

Here is an article that will help you with potato care:


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