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Boone Potato Comes of Age

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The new Boone variety of the Irish potato has been successfully grown in the mountain counties of North Carolina. The extension horticultural specialist at State College shows that 992 bushels of potatoes was grown on only a 1.86 acre plot. From 2500 to 3000 bushels of foundation seed stock will be available for planting in 1956