Javizy wrote: I dunno about moulds, but studies have shown the most effective thing you can do to clean veg is a thorough “rinse ‘n’ rub”. The act of rubbing them is especially effective, like when you wash your hands (hot tap water isn’t hot enough to kill bacteria).
I read today that stored tubers can be contaminated with microscopic moulds. So you might want to avoid parsnips and others (most aren’t allowed anyway).
Yeah, I am not eating any tubers. Just the veggies listed on stage #one. But, I will try rubbing!