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Tips to Keep Your Pumpkin Fresh!

Posted by Kim Ellson - Gardening

Select a healthy pumpkin. Carry out a touch test to ensure the pumpkin is still firm. If possible purchase your pumpkin local to ensure freshness. Look for visible signs of aging, damage or disease. Use clean sharp tools and wash your hands prior to cutting the pumpkin to avoid transmitting bacteria. Remove as much pulp from the inside of th...

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