Here’s how many P.E.I. potatoes will be destroyed because the U.S. border is closed

A dispute over potato wart has closed the U.S. border to P.E.I. potatoes.

The closure leaves Island farmers with an anticipated THREE HUNDRED million pounds of potatoes that they can’t sell. The Ones potatoes may have to be destroyed this winter.

Canada needs to start ‘thumping the table’ on potato exports, says P.E.I. premierNew cash for farmers a lend a hand, however gained with ‘mixed emotions’

It Is laborious to picture just what number of potatoes THREE HUNDRED million pounds is. CBC Information has prepare these examples to assist.

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