Jul 30, 2020Eagle Eye Produce harvesting new crop of russets
Eagle Eye Produce, a grower and shipper of fresh produce, will start shipping new crop of russet potatoes the week of Aug. 3-7, with red and yellow potatoes to follow shortly after from their facilities in Idaho.
Annual potato harvest is underway again for Eagle Eye Produce and potato farmers all over Idaho. Eagle Eye growers are working around the clock to ensure their potatoes are a perfect size, texture and density. Over the next few weeks, they will harvest thousands of acres of world-famous Idaho potatoes.
“Growing conditions for this upcoming crop have been excellent,” said Coleman Oswald, Director of Sales at Eagle Eye Produce. “We are enthusiastic about what we are seeing in the fields at this point, and we are eager to get this new season underway.
“In light of what we have seen thus far in 2020, we are hoping to have a very uneventful, smooth, and successful harvest.”
Along with new crop, Eagle Eye Produce will be introducing a few new pack styles, including new premium Harvest Select half-and-half bags for their russet, red and yellow potatoes. Eagle Eye Produce is proud to offer a wide array of retail and foodservice pack styles under several of their proven brands with the option for private labels and a national sales and marketing team to support their global customer base.
Eagle Eye Produce’s year-round potato programs are fully integrated. This industry-leading structure allows for one-stop loading of russet, red, yellow, and value-add products from their facilities in Idaho.
About Eagle Eye Produce
Eagle Eye Produce is headquartered in the heart of Idaho potato country, but they grow much more than potatoes. Annually cultivating more than 30,000 acres of fresh produce from Idaho to Mexico, and across most of the Western United States with a national sales and marketing team to support their diverse year-round commodity programs and proven brands. Eagle Eye Produce owns and operates state-of-the-art warehouses and packing facilities in Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Arizona and California.