SOUTHERN SWEET POTATOES
Rain causes delays, possible shortages
08/29/2013 2:40:56 PMA wet year has caused delays and possible shortages in sweet potato crops in the South, growers say. “The... Read more.
Shippers find success in value-added products
08/28/2012 5:34:46 PMValue-added sweet potato products are growing at a faster rate than bulk sales for a number of Southern... Read more.
Foodservice business continues strong growth
08/28/2012 5:17:24 PMA seemingly endless stream of restaurants — including some of the country’s biggest chains —... Read more.
Carolina growers scale back acreage despite consumer demand
08/28/2012 5:14:11 PMRising demand for Southern sweet potatoes shows no signs of letting up, grower-shippers say as they... Read more.
Southern Sweet Potato business updates
08/24/2012 5:12:55 PMBurch Farms invests in customized harvesters In the second half of August, Faison, N.C.-based Burch Farms... Read more.
Sweet potato growers expect to ship cured-to-cured in 2012
08/24/2012 4:43:56 PMWhether they got lucky with rain or had to rely more on their irrigation systems, Southern sweet potato... Read more.