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The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - NEWS -

Pota­toes con­tinue to be the most sig­nif­i­cant agri­cul­tural prod­uct pro­duced in P.E.I. Con­sider this: — About one quar­ter of Canada’s potato pro­duc­tion comes from P.E.I. — Farm cash re­ceipts ap­proached $250 mil­lion in 2014, rep­re­sent­ing half of to­tal farm cash re­ceipts for the province. — Grow­ers planted 90,500 acres of pota­toes in 2014. — The potato in­dus­try in P.E.I. cre­ates more than 8,000 jobs.

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