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Sweet potato plant brings jobs to Louisiana

POSTED: Thursday, August 6, 2009 - 7:30am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

Governor Bobby Jindal announced a new sweet potato processing plant is coming to Delhi.
The global food company, Conagra, will open the facility that will create at least 500 new jobs.
Workers will process louisiana sweet potatoes into fries, and will eventually expand to other products.