Potato Facts. Did you know? *Today potatoes are grown in all 50 states of the
USA and in about 125 countries throughout the world. *The sweet potato belongs
Potato History and Fun Facts. Origins of the Potato varieties of potatoes on a map
. The potato, from the perennial Solanum tuberosum, is the world's fourth ...
Aug 19, 2013 ... Happy National Potato Day! Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, is a day to celebrate one of
America's favorite foods, according to ABC News, and we've ...
Potato Fun Facts The potato originated in the Andes of Bolivia and Peru. It was
there, in 1537 that the Spanish conquistadors discovered the potato. From there it
The potato is about 80% water and 20% solids. An 8-ounce baked or boiled
potato has only about 100 calories. The average American eats 137.9 pounds of
The funny thing about potatoes is, since we all grew up with them, we think we
know all about 'em. In fact, there is a lot of misinformation about p.
This page lists random and unusual facts about Potatoes. Nutrional information is
Quick Facts highlight commonly referenced statistics regarding potato nutrition,
production, ... Compiled by Alliance for Potato Research and Education.
Fun Facts about Potatoes. Double heart potatoes. What is a potato? Google
states that is a starchy plant tuber that is one of the most important food crops, ...
Oct 9, 2014 ... Potatoes are often thought of as a comfort food — richly mashed or crisply fried —
but when prepared the right ways, these vegetables are ...