Sweet Potatoes

November is Sweet Potato Month!

Sweet potatoes are a featured item in many holiday meals, but this time of year food budgets can be even tighter. Learn helpful holiday tips from CNP, DFS, and WIC in the video below.

Seasonal Produce Guide

For fresh, look for: firm potatoes with smooth skin with no cracks, soft spots, or blemishes

High in: vitamin A, vitamin c

Good source of: fiber, potassium

Try in: burritos, chili, stir fry, stew, soup, cut into fries, baked, mashed, roasted, in pie

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Learn More About Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potato Recipes

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