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Stories that Inspire: The Peruvian farmer who grows 400 potato varieties to preserve them

Deep in the Andes mountains, in the Cusco region of Peru, lives and works a man named Julio Hancco Mamani, also known to some as the “Potato King”. Julio is continuing a family legacy by cultivating more than 400 native varieties of native Andean potato varieties. But he’s not just growing them for fun. Mamani’s goal is to preserve the[Read More...]

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