International Potato Center
"The International Potato Center - (CIP) is a not-for-profit, autonomous scientific institution established in 1971 by agreement with the Government of Peru. CIP is one of 16 international research and training centers supported by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). The CGIAR is sponsored by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and the World Bank, and comprises more than 57 countries, international organizations, and private foundations." source - CIP
Find Heirloom Sweet Potatoes at the Following Farms
Duck Creek Farms' website provides descriptions of many of the varieties of sweet potatoes that they usually provide for shipment from late spring till early summer. For example see Duck Creek Farms' sweet potato varieties for 2015.
Wayne E. Bailey Produce Company's website provides detail information about sweet potatoes including history, varieties, retail and wholesale options. While at the site take time to read about Wayne E Bailey's own fascinating company history and story.
Oprah Winfrey's Favorite Sweet Potatoes
In the past (e.g., October 2004, January 2005 and May 2005) Oprah Winfrey ran a show segment talking about her favorite things. One food item that was on her list were sweet potatoes. Her favorite were Golden Sweet Potatoes from Golden, Texas. That town holds an annual sweet potato festival the 4th Saturday in October. Learn more at GoldenSweetPotatoFestival.org
North Carolina Sweet Potato Commission's website provides sweet potato recipes, nutrition information, gardening instructions, industry data, and fun-filled activities for children.
The Sweet Potato Council of California has a user-friendly website that includes comparative and nutritional data.
Texas Cooperative Extension's website is user-friendly and includes basic recipes, difference between yams and sweetpotatoes, and preparation advice.
Hurry over to Best Potato Recipes - sweet potato recipes
Head on over to www.Fruit-and-Vegetable-Recipes.com for all your favorite recipes using fruit and vegetables - carrot cake, smoothies, salads and sooo much more
Sweet Jazmine's Pastry Shop has Sweet Potato Muffins and More ... that you can order online
If you're in the Philadelphia metro area, or not, check out Sweet Jazmine's award-winning baked goodies including sweet potato muffins, pies, cakes and cheesecakes.