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July 13, 2009 - Press Release
Helen Keller International and Eating Orange!

New York, NY – Orange-fleshed sweetpotatoes (OFSP), often just thought of as a more colorful alternative to the white-fleshed variety, are saving lives in the developing world.  Helen Keller International (HKI) was recently awarded $200,000 from the Monsanto Fund to improve nutrition in Tanzania by introducing this nutritious vegetable to the country.

 

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