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Cut potato in half. Place cut side down into a container with enough water so that about an inch or two of the potato is submerged. After 4-6 weeks, you should have a nice growth of little baby sweet potato plants: slips. Some will already have roots & are ready for planting. Remove the sprouts by snapping them off at the point where they emerge from the sweet potato tuber. Pinch off the rootless ones, place in water & in a few days they will root also.
Grow your own sweet potatoes. Cut and soak sweet potatoes. After a few weeks of soaking, your sweet potato halves should be covered with sprouts. Some of the sprouts will already have roots. Plant them along horseradish to boost their disease resistance and later you can enjoy a crop of sweet potatoes!.
Multiply your store bought sweet potatoes - place 1 sweet potatoes in a bucket of moist soil. As slips (shouts) appear, pull out place them six at a time into 20 gallon buckets. Wait 4 months, dump bucket, get 3 to 4 gallons of organic homegrown sweet potatoes per bucket.
Growing your own sweet potato starts so you can plant in your garden. My mom has done this my whole life. So easy!