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UNBURIED TREASURE: Breeding better sweet potatoes for the world

NC State rescued the sweet potato industry in North Carolina and helped it grow into a global powerhouse. Now the university is leading an effort to breed sweet potatoes that could provide economic opportunities and better nutrition for people in several African countries.

Authors: Caroline Barnhill , Stacy Chandler, Jack Daly, Sarah Lindenfeld , Carole Tanzer Miller, Mary-Russell Roberson, Diana Smith

Pages: 84

Publication Date: February 13, 2019

Keywords: Breeding, NC State, sweetpotatoes