Why Grow Potatoes?
Ahh, the beloved potato. This starchy little turd-shaped tuber we all know and love is responsible for so much prosperity and sometimes misery. Beginning in the ancient Andes region of South America and spreading to every corner of the modern world, the human-potato partnership has grown to blockbuster proportions over thousands of years. And with good reason. The potato is nutritious, is delicious, can be stored, and is easy to propagate. Although it won’t be winning any beauty pageants (except for the purple and blue ones – they are AWESOME), just like so many things, its what’s on the inside that counts. Continue reading “Vegetable Garden: One Potato, Two Potato” »