Sweet Potatoes (GA-202)

Sweet Potatoes (GA-202)

Understand and apply information about sweet potato history, how to start sweet potatoes, grow them, harvest them and use them.

  1. Varieties, tastes and regions Recognize, list, find and describe various types of sweet potatoes.
  2. You can’t beat growing them yourself! The importance of growing the sweet potato for themselves and get excited about doing so.
  3. The beauty of the sweet potato Why sweet potatoes are so wonderful.
  4. Nutrition
  5. Taste

Topics:

  1. Starting Slips – How to start a sweet potato slip and be successful.
  2. What’s a slip?
  3. When to start slips
  4. Important factors in starting slips
  5. Tempertare
  6. Soil media, Moisture and Light needs
  7. Preparing the garden space for planting sweet potatoes
  8. How to Cultivate
  9. Fertilizing
  10. Hilling
  11. Planting slips
  12. Maintenance during the growing season
  13. Harvest
  14. Saving Roots for “seed”
  15. Storage
  16. Cooking and Eating a sweet potato

Course Features

  • Lectures 22
  • Quizzes 0
  • Students 3
  • Assessments Yes
  • Introduction 0/8

    • Lecture1.1
      Introduction to Sweet Potatoes
      30m
    • Lecture1.2
      Outline for Sweet Potatoes
      30m
    • Lecture1.3
      Intro to Sweet Potatoes Video
      30m
    • Lecture1.4
      Sweet Potato Varieties
      30m
    • Lecture1.5
      Sweet Potatoes and Self-Sufficiency
    • Lecture1.6
      Sweet Potatoes N Me
    • Lecture1.7
      Sweet Potato Temperature Requirements (GA-202)
    • Lecture1.8
      You Can’t Beat Growing them for Yourself!
  • Planting 0/7

    • Lecture2.1
      Making a Hill
      30m
    • Lecture2.2
      Planting Sweet Potato Slips on Hill
      30m
    • Lecture2.3
      Planting Sweet Potato Slips (GA-202)
    • Lecture2.4
      Planting Sweet Potatoes Video
      30m
    • Lecture2.5
      Starting Slips (GA-202)
    • Lecture2.6
      Sweet Potato Slips Video
      30m
    • Lecture2.7
      Where to Get Sweet Potato Slips
      30m
  • Harvesting 0/7

    • Lecture3.1
      How to Dig Sweet Potatoes
      30m
    • Lecture3.2
      Saving Sweet Pototoes Roots
      30m
    • Lecture3.3
      Dealing with Large Roots (GA-202)
    • Lecture3.4
      Harvesting Sweet Potatoes Video
      30m
    • Lecture3.5
      Sweet Potato Pests (GA-202)
      30m
    • Lecture3.6
      Sweet Potato Pie Recipe
    • Lecture3.7
      Ways You Can Use Sweet Potatoes and Sweet Potato Greens (GA-202)
      30m

    1 Comment

  1. George McLaughlin
    August 24, 2017
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