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Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus Dioscorea (family ... Farmers who do not buy new seed yams, usually set aside up to 30% of their harvest for ... It looks similar to the white yam in outer appearance; its tuber skin is usually a bit ... The tubers are eaten baked, boiled, or fried much like potatoes.


Oct 6, 2014 ... Do you know the difference between a yam and a sweet potato. ... This is what a true yam looks like. (Image credit: KIM NGUYEN/Shutterstock) ...


Nov 17, 2010 ... But first, what are yams and how do they differ from sweet potatoes? sun_640x80 ..... I like the way the japanese ones look. Reply - Share ...


Nov 12, 2014 ... yam. 8. This is what a sweet potato looks like. sweet potato. Before I learned ... Did you know the difference between yams and sweet potatoes?


Most people think that long, red-skinned sweet potatoes are yams, but they really are just one of many varieties of sweet potatoes. So where did all of the ...


Oct 17, 2016 ... If you don't know the difference between sweet potatoes and yams, it's not your fault. Producers ... yam. Why? It all has to do with marketing. ... That's a different vegetable entirely and looks like this photo below. african-yam ...


Apr 3, 2017 ... What Do They Look Like? Grocery stores will often have a few, similar-looking tubers—some labeled as sweet potatoes and some as yams.


If you've ever scanned the produce aisle for some sweet potatoes, spotted a sign for yams, and thought, “Well, they're basically the same thing... right?” you're ...


It seems like one of those age-old questions, kind like “which came first, the ... When you go to the grocery store, do you look for sweet potatoes or yams?