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Eating potatoes four times a week may up high BP risk

Replacing one serving a day of potatoes with one serving of a non-starchy vegetable may lower hypertension.

Nutrition tips: Potatoes can be a good source of potassium and fibre for your kid

Include potatoes in school meals to ensure that your child receives those key nutrients.


Pre-pregnancy potato consumption ups risk of diabetes during pregnancy

Gestational diabetes — which occurs during pregnancy — can negatively affect both mother and child.

Data in: hoarding fears hyped, price-rise problem is seasonal

For tomato, however, the difference jumped from 4 per cent on July 8 to 100 per cent on August 8.

Potatoes everywhere but not a spud to eat

Though Punjab is expecting to harvest over 21 lakh metric tonnes of potato this year,it and the Northern states might yet have to depend on other states to provide them with potatoes fit for human consumption.

Mamata to send 1 lakh tonne potatoes to Orissa

The meeting was presided over by her at Nabanna.


Agents late,fail to file plea in HC against curb on potato trade

Meanwhile,Subrata Biswas,principal secretary,department of agriculture and marketing,said they were ready for a legal explanation.

Mamata guards her potatoes,Orissa on a slow burn

Bengal is the largest supplier of potatoes to Orissa,and everday over 350 to 400 truckloads from the state carry the commodity to Orissa on a regular basis.

Emu Goes Indian

Tukaram Walke has been growing onions,potatoes and sugar cane on his eight-acre farm in Chakan district of Maharashtra for many years.

Vegetable rates shoot up due to rains

Prices of common vegetables including potatoes,onions and tomatoes in the city have shot up by about 25 per cent over the past week.

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Top 4: Food that help you sleep

There are a few food items which can improve your sleeping pattern, reports femalefirst.co.uk.