Mount Austin couple David and Heather Parkin grow sweet potato weighing 5kg in their backyard

Hayley Wilkinson
By Hayley Wilkinson
Updated June 24 2022 - 9:08am, first published 5:00am
SWEET HARVEST: Heather and David Parkin grew a bumper crop of sweet potatoes, including one weighing in at 5kgs. Video: Hayley Wilkinson

DAVID and Heather Parkin were sitting on their back porch when they noticed a massive sweet potato popping out from their garden.


Hayley Wilkinson

Born and raised within the Riverina, Hayley launched her journalism career at The Daily Advertiser in September 2021. During her time she covered events, entertainment and human interest stories.

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