How Many Stamps Do I Need To Mail A Potato?

Can you mail a potato with stamps?

US First Class mail service is cheaper, faster, and more reliable than any other mail service on Earth.

You can even mail a potato: Russet, red or otherwise, with no packaging required.

Just write the delivery address and a return address directly on the skin and add the correct number of stamps..

How much does it cost to send a potato?

Mailing a potato isn’t so cheap either. Postage can come in at over 4 dollars per spud.

How do you know how many stamps to use when mailing?

Divide the postage price by the price of a Forever stamp. The number you get is how many stamps you’ll need. If your postage cost comes to $2.32, for example, you would divide 2.32 by 0.50 to get 4.64. Round up for a total of 5 stamps.

How many stamps do you need to mail a letter internationally?

Send 1 oz letters or postcards around the world with one Global Forever® stamp, which currently costs $1.20. The stamp will never expire, even if the postage rate goes up.

Can I mail a banana?

Yes. Condition it will arrive in is unknown, I’ve seen pineapples, oranges, pumpkins and squash mailed with postage affixed to it. Why would you want to mail a banana (assuming in an unprotected state like a box or tube)?

Can you mail a human?

It is illegal to ship a person, so don’t even try! That includes shipping yourself, too. Neither the US Postal Service, FedEx, nor UPS allow for “human mail,” and neither do any smaller regional carriers. Although…you can ship someone’s organs if they’re an organ donor, but that’s another story.