Sweet potato acreage demand up

Tobie Blanchard, Smith, Tara  |  8/2/2011 8:23:15 PM

Sweet Potato

Weather delayed planting of this year’s Louisiana sweet potato crop, but farmers managed to get it in the ground. The demand for sweet potatoes has been on the rise in recent years. LSU AgCenter correspondent Tobie Blanchard reports that Louisiana growers and a new processing facility are working to meet that demand.
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