The Rise of the Sweet Potato

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November 23, 2010. Chapel Hill, NC.. MaryJane Gordon, left, her daughter Chris King, discuss sweet potato varieties with Stanley Hughes and his wife linda Leach, at the UNC Hospital Farmer's Market..   The sweet potato seems to be having a comeback, with many farmers increasing their planting of the potato's numerous varieties, as well as many restaurants including it on their menu in various forms such as the ever popular sweet potato fry.