How Potatoes Changed The World

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The actions of the competing European nations lead to a great discovery. The Indians of the Andes changed the world with their cultivation of the potato. The potato came from a tuberous solanum. During this period, the ancient Peruvians had had a history of great experiments with agriculture. These people produced many yields of potatoes. The farmers form the Andes were already producing about three thousand different types of potatoes. Unlike silver, potatoes had a positive impact on the world's economy. Potatoes were making their way across the world. In Flanders, which is located in Europe, potatoes replaced forty percent of the cereal that was consumed. This caused nutrition and population to grow around the world. Ireland was the first
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