When is the best date to plant potatoes in middle tn in the spring? also can a late fall crop of potatoes be planted? I am also thinking of trying potatoes in straw as I have been reading about, anyone here in tn ever tried that?
Spring planting time for Irish potatoes: anytime in March*
Spring planting time for sweet potatoes: anytime in May*
Fall planting time for Irish potatoes: anytime in July*
*Recommended planting times from the document linked below.
Here is a link that might be useful: Growing Vegetables in Home Gardens by the UT Ag. Ext. Service