Alliance for Potato Research & Education
The Alliance for Potato Research and Education (APRE) is 100% dedicated to expanding and translating scientific research into evidence-based policy and education initiatives that recognize the role of all forms of the potato—a nutritious vegetable—in promoting health for all age groups.

Recent News

Apr 9, 2014
  • Eat Your (White) Vegetables!

    Potatoes, cauliflower, mushrooms, garlic, and onions provide critical nutrients, such as potassium, magnesium…

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Helpful Resources

French Fries Said No to PHO Long Ago

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Potassium Content of Commonly Consumed Fruits and Vegtables

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Abstract: New Metrics of Affordable Nutrition: Which Vegetables Provide Most Nutrients for Least Cost?

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Fact Sheet: Get the Facts on French Fries

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F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America's Future 2013

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American Society for Nutrition (ASN) 2013 Satellite Session: White Vegetables: Addressing the Nutrition Gap

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Dietary Fiber Content of Commonly Consumed Vegetables

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Blood Pressure Management: Combining Diet and Lifestyle Factors for Success

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The Impact and Consequences of Banning Trans Fatty Acids

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Meeting Your MyPlate Goals on a Budget

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Make a Perfect Plate with Potatoes

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Abstract: School Lunch Waste among Middle School Students: Nutrients Consumed and Costs

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F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America's Future 2012

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Abstract: The Role of Potatoes and Potato Components in Cardiometabolic Health: A Review

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Study: Trends in Trans Fatty Acids Reformulations of U.S. Supermarket and Brand-Name Foods from 2007 through 2011

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Study: Potatoes, Including French Fries, Contribute Key Nutrients to Diets of U.S. Adults: NHANES 2003-2006

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Our Partners

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MyPlate

MyPlate

APRE is a National Strategic Partner with USDA’s MyPlate and supports its message to “Make half your plate fruits and vegetables.”

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American Society for Nutrition

American Society for Nutrition

APRE has partnered with the American Society for Nutrition and supports its goal of advancing excellence in nutrition research and practice.

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Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior

Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior

APRE has partnered with the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior and supports its goal of promoting healthy communities through nutrition education and advocacy.

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National Osteoporosis Foundation

National Osteoporosis Foundation

APRE has partnered with the National Osteoporosis Foundation and supports its goal of promoting strong bones for life.

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