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Storing yams, yacon and kumara

At this time of year I’ve been busy getting tomato, chillies, sweetcorn etc going but it’s too early to report on their success or failure so I thought I’d look back over the year of some slightly different tuber vegetables.  I harvested my yams and yacon at the end of May and kumara at the start of June (read about planting the yams and yacon in my earlier posts).  Ideally these would be stored for several months, even until the next harvest so how well did they last?

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