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Old 12-07-2008, 05:18 PM   #1
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Lebanon farmer grows super-sized spud

Lebanon farmer grows super-sized spud - Yahoo! News

"This giant weighs 11.3 kilos (24.9 pounds)," Khalil Semhat said at his farm in the Tyre area, 85 kilometres (50 miles) south of Beirut.
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Old 12-07-2008, 05:27 PM   #2
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Yahoo! Warms the heart of this Irishman(woman). Gotta have my taters!!

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Old 12-07-2008, 06:15 PM   #3
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That is one ugly spud!

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Old 12-08-2008, 12:25 AM   #4
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Can you imagine trying to peel it!!

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Old 12-08-2008, 06:28 AM   #5
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I showed the pic of that spud to my sous chef last night. To both of us, it looked like the plant had produced several different taters, that all grew together and merged into one giant tuber. I wonder if there is any dirt in the convoluted folds of that thing?
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Old 12-08-2008, 07:03 AM   #6
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that's the way it appeared to me too. several grew together.

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