The plant has the botanic name Ipomoea batatas Lam. Globally, the sweet-potato is an important root crop. It ranks sixth or seventh in terms of overall production and is an important staple in some regions.

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Commercial Sweetpotato Production in Mississippi
Mississippi extension publication, with information on cultivation techniques, management, and pests.
Ipomoea batatas
Uses, description, and cultivation of the Sweetpotato.
Sweetpotato
This site provides a general crop information, insect pests, and disease pathogens.
Sweetpotato Main Page
The International Potato Center's (CIP) page on sweetpotatoes.
Sweetpotato Production Guides for Hawaii
Hawaii extension publication.
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