What type of potatoes store well?

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For long storage most varieties will easily last 6 months or more under proper storage conditions, such as in a cool, dark basement. For the longest storage, these are the recommend varieties: Elba, Katahdin, Red Chieftain, Yukon Gold, Burbank Russet, German Butterball, Yukon Gem, Rose Finn Apple Fingerling, Russian Banana Fingerling, Red Pontiac, All Blue, and Kennebec.

Check "5 Steps to Storing Potatoes for Winter" for information on storage. For general information check "Tips on keeping harvested potatoes fresh".

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