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Sweetpotato Triple S – An Overview – Triple S stands for Sand, Storage and Sprouting which are the 3 main steps used for storing sweetpotato roots to conserve planting materials during the dry season. The roots are stored in coarse dry sand, and then planted out and watered before the rains arrive so their sprouts can grow and provide planting materials at the start of the rains.  Read More

Setting Up Your Sweetpotato Triple S System A step-by-step guide on how to set up your Triple S system. Read More

Monitoring, De-Sprouting and planting out your Triple S Roots – A step-by-step guide on how to monitor, de-sprout and plant out your Triple S roots. Read More

BATATA DOCE material de plantio SISTEMA TRIPLO S – The following brochure illustrates how to use the Triple S system for conservation of sweetpotato planting material. It is written in Portuguese, but is also available in English.