Spuds in a Bag

 

McDonalds is shut????? What about my fries??

Grow spuds in a BAG!

🌱🥔🍟

 

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Cut a few holes in the bottom of a supermarket carrier bag
  2. Fill the bag with soil/compost
  3. Carefully bury a ‘chitted’ potato
  4. Water once a week to keep soil damp
  5. After about 10 weeks you can lift out the bag and have a cheeky peek to see if you have any babies.

There’s a great video of a guy and his dog Molly showing how you can pick your crop gradually over a month or so. Watch here!

NB This won’t make you self-sufficient in chips – it’s more for the fun of it!

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