Got sweet taters?

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Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:15 am

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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby dryfork2 » Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:25 am

Thats a serious pile of sweet taters. hope u had help
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Postby inyati13 » Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:46 am

Brother, you sure do. Send some of them to your Kin! But you still ain't gettin my heifer. :lol:
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Sat Aug 30, 2014 3:41 pm

dryfork2 wrote:Thats a serious pile of sweet taters. hope u had help


:lol2: No help other than the single bottom plow and tractor that I use to unearth them.

inyati13 wrote:Brother, you sure do. Send some of them to your Kin! But you still ain't gettin my heifer. :lol:


LOL darn I thought I may be able to bring you some when I come pick up my heifer. Darn family isn't worth a darn sometimes ;-) :D
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Postby Workinonit Farm » Sat Aug 30, 2014 8:08 pm

Holy Moses!!!! That's alot of sweet taters!! Are you taking them to market?
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Sat Aug 30, 2014 8:34 pm

Workinonit Farm wrote:Holy Moses!!!! That's alot of sweet taters!! Are you taking them to market?


Yes, They are going to SKY'S kitchen market lol I will keep 3/4 of them and give the rest to my employees.
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby Chuckie » Sat Aug 30, 2014 9:35 pm

Those are some serious sweet taters. They keep a pretty uniform group too. I love to eat them raw and it makes me want to put one in the oven to bake right now. Some butter and it would be like desert.
Chuckie, my bird loves them raw as well.
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Postby skyhightree1 » Sun Aug 31, 2014 9:04 am

Chuckie wrote:Those are some serious sweet taters. They keep a pretty uniform group too. I love to eat them raw and it makes me want to put one in the oven to bake right now. Some butter and it would be like desert.
Chuckie, my bird loves them raw as well.


I want to eat some bad but they need to cure so they will sit in the sun for about 5 days
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby Chuckie » Sun Aug 31, 2014 9:07 am

I didn't know that you cured them. What would it be like if you ate one now?
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Sun Aug 31, 2014 9:32 am

Chuckie wrote:I didn't know that you cured them. What would it be like if you ate one now?


To me they are not as sweet as those that are cured.
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby 1982vett » Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:12 am

skyhightree1 wrote:
Workinonit Farm wrote:Holy Moses!!!! That's alot of sweet taters!! Are you taking them to market?


Yes, They are going to SKY'S kitchen market lol I will keep 3/4 of them and give the rest to my employees.

:lol: glad I'm not an employee.....I'm not a fan of sweet taters but they sure do look nice. I'd say the prettiest ones I've seen
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:16 am

1982vett wrote:
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Workinonit Farm wrote:Holy Moses!!!! That's alot of sweet taters!! Are you taking them to market?


Yes, They are going to SKY'S kitchen market lol I will keep 3/4 of them and give the rest to my employees.

:lol: glad I'm not an employee.....I'm not a fan of sweet taters but they sure do look nice. I'd say the prettiest ones I've seen


:lol2: aww come on 1982 I bet if you had a nice sweet potato pie with the brown sugar crust on top and cool whip or whip cream I bet you would change your tune. Thanks 1982 I used more slips and more fertilizer than usual.
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Thu Sep 11, 2014 1:42 pm

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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby Chuckie » Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:04 am

You have a heck of a wife Sky!!
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Re: Got sweet taters?

Postby skyhightree1 » Fri Sep 12, 2014 9:32 am

Chuckie wrote:You have a heck of a wife Sky!!


My wife doesn't can :lol2: The only canners are myself and my grandmother :D
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