World wakes up to the potential of the potato

We all know that potatoes are nutritious, versatile and have a much smaller environmental footprint than other crops, but it is only now that the rest of the world is waking up to that fact.

We all know that potatoes are nutritious, versatile and have a much smaller environmental footprint than other crops, but it is only now that the rest of the world is waking up to that fact. But how many potatoes will the world need in the coming years? At World Potato Markets we recently made some unique calculations and they provide some good news for the industry. By Cedric Porter 

Cedric Porter
World Potato Markets
www.worldpotatomarkets.com

 

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