McCain Foods The Mighty Potato

The Mighty Potato

 

At McCain potatoes have been at the heart of our product line for more than 50 years, and today we grow more than five million tonnes annually around the globe. Quite simply, we love potatoes.

 

McCain Foods The Mighty Potato

   

Naturally fat-free and the perfect foundation for a well balanced diet, the potato is an excellent source of complex carbohydrates (your body’s source of energy) and is packed with vital nutrients essential to the maintenance of good health, especially vitamin C and potassium. Quite simply, when it comes to building a healthy, strong body, the humble potato is one of nature’s nutritional powerhouses. Learn more about the nutritional benefits of potatoes and yes, French fries – you might be surprised! 

 

Offering attractive environmental, health and economic opportunities for developing nations, the potato yields more nutritious food more quickly on less land and in harsher climates than any other major crop, prompting the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization to state that the potato is on the front line in the fight against world poverty and hunger. Learn more about the potato as the Food of the Future.