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How should yellow squash be stored?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Store yellow squash and zucchini in a plastic bag in a warmer zone of the refrigerator. Leave them unwashed, and use within 2 or 3 days of purchase.

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