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United Potato Growers of America. Mr. Wada recently compared potato prices before and after formation of the organization. Between September, 2004 and June, 2005, overproduction of potatoes brought prices down. But in the same period a year later, growers received an average price increase of four dollars for every 45 kilograms of potatoes.
    But not all potato farmers want to join the organization and restrict the amout of potatoes they can grow. And planting time next spring will bring a test. The organization will learn if members really will limit the amount of potatoes they plant.

1. Why are Americans eating fewer potatoes than before?
A. Because they have more food to choose from.
B. Because the potatoes aren’t as good as before.
C. Because they are worried about their weight.
D. Because the price of potatoes has increased a lot.
2. The United Potato Growers of America ______.
A. helps farmers sell their potatoes to foreign countries
B. calls on farmers to grow fewer potatoes
C. advises farmers to grow high-quality potatoes
D. provides farmers with new technology for growing potatoes

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