International Year of the Potato 2008


Subject:
Fruits & Vegetables , Potatoes

Description:
This 2008 celebration "will raise awareness of the importance of the potato -- and of agriculture in general -- in addressing issues of global concern, including hunger, poverty and threats to the environment." Provides background about potato plants and potato production around the world, activities for children, events listings, and related material. Also available in Spanish, French, Arabic, and Chinese. From the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.

Publisher:
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United Nations

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.potato2008.org/


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