Knowlege for Potato Growers
|Maturity:||For long term storage the potatoes should be mature: Harvesting potatoes on time.|
|Temperature:||The storage temperature of potatoes is determined by the end use of the stored potatoes|
|Humidity:||The relative humidity should be between 90 and 95%. If Relative humidity gets below the 90% level the potatoes will dry out and wrinkle.|
|Light:||Potatoes should be stored in total and constant darkness.|
|Ventilation:||Minimal, to avoid dehydration, but remove surplus of CO2 generated by the live tubers in the storage.|
|Cleaning:||Potatoes that are going to be stored should not be cleaned before storage. The dirt coming from the field that sticks to the potato serves as a kind of protection. Before going into storage the potatoes should be culled and excessive lumps and stones should be removed. Preparing dirty potatoes for storage.|
|Systems:||1. Simple wooden well ventilated boxes with lateral ventilation and climate control: box storage lateral ventilation complete climate control|
2. Box storage with a suction wall or a pressure wall. For these last two systems well constructed wooden boxes are required: Storage boxes or bins
3. Bulk storage: bulk storage forced floor ventilation complete climate control.
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