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By Zhongqi He,Robert Larkin,Wayne Honeycutt

ISBN-10: 9400741030

ISBN-13: 9789400741034

ISBN-10: 9400797451

ISBN-13: 9789400797451

Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) is grown in over a hundred nations through the international. As a staple nutrition, potato is the fourth most vital crop after rice, wheat, and maize, and has traditionally contributed to nutrients and nutrients safety on the earth. worldwide curiosity in potato elevated lately as global meals costs soared, threatening the worldwide meals protection and balance. not like significant cereals, potato isn't a globally traded commodity, and costs are typically decided by means of neighborhood construction expenditures. therefore, potato is more and more considered as an important food-security crop and as an alternative for expensive cereal imports. With such value, the 29 chapters within the edited e-book tackle the problems of sustainable potato creation. This e-book starts off with an creation on sustainable potato creation and worldwide nutrition protection, after which offers 8 case reports chosen globally and masking diversified concerns suitable to sustainable potato construction in either built and constructing countries.

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