Doug the Potato

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New Zealand Couple Discovers World's Largest Potato Weighing 17.4 Lbs

While digging in their yard, a New Zealand couple uncovered a 17.4 lb potato. Doug is the name given to the potato by Colin and Donna Craig-Brown, as a reference to how it came to be in their lives. After mold began to grow on the potato, it was stored in a freezer. The pair is hoping to have the potato entered into the Guinness Book of World Records.

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 09:00 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

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