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Potato’s Place in a Healthy Diet: International Year of the Potato: Time to Appreciate a Staple Food

This is the International Year of the Potato, and although the humble spud’s profile hasn’t been high in this year of major political and financial events, it’s not too late

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Potato – Helping us to survive for centuries PART 2

Thanks to the potato, between 1793 and 1840 the population of Ireland increased from 1.5 million to 9 million. Without this feeding source the country could feed just 5 million.

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Potato – Helping us to survive for centuries PART 1

In the Andes Mountains, South America, altitude of 2,000 meters above the indian growing corn line, the incas held vast natural riches of incalculable value buried in the ground. When