Sweet Potatoes in MN

Asked December 8, 2016, 1:13 PM EST

What is a good sweet potato to grow in the Glenwood MN area?

Pope County Minnesota sweet potatoes horticulture

1 Response

Hi,

Growing sweet potatoes in MN can be challenging, but it can be done. You want to be sure to select a variety with a short (not much more than 100 days, if possible) growing season. Here is some information that I hope is helpful:

http://www.agrinews.com/columns/garden/sweet-potatoes-are-worth-a-try/article_aa422b88-638a-5dd9-98d...

http://www.startribune.com/a-sweet-harvest/170180626/

http://extension.illinois.edu/veggies/sweetpotato.cfm

If you have additional questions, please let me know.