International Potato Center

International Potato Center

Abstract

About the Site

The International Potato Center's website, available in English and Spanish, is rich in information on tubers, including news pieces, a genebank, crop details, and more. It has extensive details on the nutrition facts, varieties, growing methods, and statistics for both potatoes and sweet potatoes, all in a user-friendly format.

About the Organization

The International Potato Center was founded in 1971 in Lima, Peru. It is dedicated to scientific research on tubers, food security, and resource management. It is a member of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR).

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