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P.E.I. facing potato shortage

January 19, 2012  By CBC News


potatoes03January 19, 2012, Charlottetown, PEI – Although
store shelves are full, a potato shortage on Prince Edward Island may be coming
as farm warehouses start to run bare.

January 19, 2012, Charlottetown, PEI – Although
store shelves are full, a potato shortage on Prince Edward Island may be coming
as farm warehouses start to run bare.

potatoes03 
  

Yields
across North America were average to poor in 2011 while demand in the U.S. remains
high. Suppliers on the Island are expected to hit a wall later this year.

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