Well, it is a process that takes anywhere from 4 to 14 days. It is where the sweet potatoes are placed in a hot environment that the temperature hangs somewhere between 80 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Then the area is kept at about 90% humidity. Sweet potatoes can be harvested any time tubers have formed (start checking late summer). I’ve found the best strategy is to let them stay in the ground a little . 3 окт. 2016 г. – To cure sweet potatoes you will store them in a temperature of 80-85 degrees F with a humidity of 80-90% for a period of 5-10 days. This process begins to trigger the development of sugar-creating enzymes and converts starches to sugars. Although sweet potato roots continue to grow until frost kills the vines, an extremely hard . Good results can be obtained by wrapping cured sweet potatoes in . Growing sweet potatoes works best in loamy, well-drained soil that is not too rich. . In the North, it’s a good idea to cover the soil with black plastic or black fabric . but do not refrigerate or store below 50°F. Cured sweet potatoes will keep for . Sweet potato curing barns were once a major part of the agricultural world, In the 1930s, due to hardships brought on by the Great Depression, . have not encountered a concrete block sweet potato curing barn that illustrated this idea. 16 окт. 2015 г. – Farmers should cure their sweet potato crop for a period of time to ensure . Good ventilation is also important in the curing process, as it can . It’s a good idea to mulch your sweet potato bed, especially in the beginning. . To cure sweet potatoes you want to lay them out in a well ventilated room with a . 18 нояб. 2013 г. – This summer I had my first go at growing sweet potatoes. . If I am completely honest I rather neglected them, putting them in late and failing to provide the necessary cosseting for them to give their best. . I dug them up last week and the biggest are currently ‘curing’ in a . The concept is really exciting.