Planting Potatoes – reLuxe renderings

Back when we had almost no soil, I used to dread planting potatoes.  I had to dig 2 x 2 x 2 foot holes in rocky, compressed clay, and then back fill them with a mix of mostly compost and some broken up clay chunks and straw.  My hands would hurt from crumbling the clay after just a few plants.  Now, thanks to a mix of sheet mulching and trench composting, I love planting potatoes.

We don’t have a good place to store our own seed potatoes yet.  Last year I tried keeping them in the house and by the time it was time to put them in the ground, they were shriveled.  I tried an…

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