Sweet Potatoes and Yams
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- Sweet Potato: Nutrition. Selection. Storage. Produce for Better Health Foundation.
- Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Sweet Potatoes. Produce for Better Health Foundation.
- Discover Foods: Sweet Potatoes or Yams. San Francisco Human Services Agency. EatFresh.
- Nutritional and Medicinal Qualities of Sweet Potato Tops and Leaves (PDF|207KB). University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Program.
- Sweet Potatoes: Food Guide to Eating Fresh Fruits and Vegetables (PDF|260KB). Utah State University Cooperative Extension.
- Versatile Sweet Potatoes Boost Nutrition in Fall Meals. Penn State Cooperative Extension, Adams County.
- Canning Potatoes. University of Minnesota Extension.
- Sweet Potato or Yam (PDF|38KB). University of California Cooperative Extension.
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- Sweet Potatoes Family Newsletter (PDF|812KB). Also available in Spanish and Arabic. Michigan Fitness Foundation. Michigan Nutrition Network. Harvest of the Month.
- Sweet Potato Exploration: Preschool. Growing Minds Farm to School.
- What is the Difference Between a Sweet Potato and a Yam? Texas Cooperative Extension. Aggie Horticulture Network.
- Vary Your Veggies: Lesson Plan Grades K-1 (PDF|196KB). Iowa Nutrition Network and Iowans Fit for Life.
- Vary Your Veggies: Lesson Plan Grades 2-3 (PDF|197KB). Iowa Nutrition Network and Iowans Fit for Life.
- Grow It, Try It, Like It! Sweet Potato (PDF|2MB). USDA. FNS.