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Crop Chronicles Podcast: From Peru to Kenya - The Potato's Journey of Resilience

28 May 2024

In our first episode of the Crop Chronicles podcast, we explore the potato's incredible journey from its origins in Peru to its crucial role in Kenya. Discover the history of this crop, from ancient Andean civilizations to its global spread. Learn about the ongoing battle against late blight, a disease that threatens potato crops worldwide, and the innovative efforts by scientists and farmers to develop resilient varieties.

Join us as we celebrate the potato's resilience and its vital role in global food security. 

Categories: For Educators, For The Press, For Partners, For Students, BOLD, Potato, Climate Change, Food Security, Nutritional Security, Sustainable Agriculture

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