The potato king of Peru

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Consider the humble potato.

Often dismissed as a hearty staple, many of us take the starchy tuber for granted. But not Julio Hancco Mamani. The “Potato King” of Peru has cultivated over 400 varieties of the crop.

Consider the humble potato. Often dismissed as a hearty staple, many of us take the starchy tuber for granted. But not Julio Hancco Mamani. The “Potato King” of Peru has cultivated over 400 varieties of the crop.

Posted by Great Big Story on Tuesday, September 12, 2017