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Belgian chips set to shrink due to drought

Image copyright Getty Images Belgium’s traditional potato “frites” could soon be 3cm (1.1in) smaller than normal, growers have warned. Pierre Lebrun, head of the Walloon Potato Growers’ Association, said lower levels of rainfall had cut potato crop yields by 25%. “Because the potatoes are smaller at the moment, we will all be eating smaller chips,” […]