The main goal of care for potatoes - contain plot from planting to harvest clean of weeds and loose soil.
Many species of weeds grow muchfaster than the potato seedlings appear. Weeds are growing very rapidly, consume a lot of moisture and micronutrients, taking it all in potato crops. They can easily die if dry weather for 7-8 days after potato landing, make harrowing iron rake.
During the onset of sprouting potatoesgrowers need to keep an eye on the weather forecast and the approach of frost to try to save potato seedlings. In short frosts to 3-4 days to save the plant may hilling and falling asleep in the ground of 2-3 cm.
At a height of 18-20 cm planting foliage spud,finally form the ridges, using a broad hoe to avoid greening of tubers. Green tubers can not be used in food for poison corned beef.
If the soil is dry, it is necessary to postpone the ridgingand implement it after precipitation. Spud should be carefully without damaging the plants, as oblomlennye stems are easily prone to infection diseases, which should be removed immediately.