I love my potatoes. On this side of the world it is getting warmer and it is time to plant. I’ve got some plants still growing strong from last year. Simply going to cover them with soil. I wait for my potatoes to sprout first and cut them in two parts just before putting them in the soil. spouting side facing up. (I do not think you need to water as often as we do, because we get less rain even in summer.)
Tweva – on rogue potatoes. I’ve even tossed some old potatoes next to my compost heap, without planting them and they grew.