5. Keep potatoes in a dark and cool place.
Avoid placing them in plastic bags. It is better to put them in paper or mesh bags instead. Another option to preserve them may be a box with grids that is covered with newspaper or absorbent paper on the bottom.
The ideal storage temperature ranges from 44ºF to 51ºF.
- Properly stored, raw potatoes will last for 1 to 2 weeks.