Big Idaho Potato Truck makes first international travel foray

Does a potato need a passport? If it’s Spuddy Buddy, the country-crossing mascot of the Idaho Potato Commission, then the answer is yes. This sum... READ MORE »

NPC, 10 state potato groups express concern about proposed EPA program

The National Potato Council joined 10 state potato organizations in filing comments expressing concern about proposed EPA’s proposed Vulnerable List... READ MORE »

IFPA Global Produce & Floral Show keynote lineup features range of experts

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) Global Produce & Floral Show keynote lineup for 2023 includes speakers with expertise ranging f... READ MORE »

Potato shipper to be featured at IFPA Foodservice Conference

A network of potato and onion shippers will be among the hundreds of exhibitors and buyers displaying their wares at the the International Fresh Prod... READ MORE »

It’s a potato party! Dig into National French Fry Day

In celebration of National French Fry Day on July 13, the Idaho Potato Commission is offering up some tasty trivia, tips and prizes to mark the spudta... READ MORE »

Grower advocate joins IFPA government relations staff

The International Fresh Produce Association has added Sarah Neagu-Reed to its government relations division. Neagu-Reed will be joining IFPA’s pu... READ MORE »

NPC releases the 2023 Annual Potato Yearbook

The 2023 edition of the Annual Potato Yearbook, which highlights the progress on National Potato Council’s (NPC) national legislative, regulatory an... READ MORE »

Positive addition: Potatoes can be a ‘better choice’

The Idaho Potato Commission and the American Diabetes Association recently announced a multiyear partnership making fresh Idaho potatoes the first veg... READ MORE »

Emergence of elicitors

The concept of integrated pest management includes environmentally sustainable and economically effective approaches to control pests that r... READ MORE »

Image of potatoes being held by a hand in a potato field

The Lighter Side

President Calvin Coolidge (1872- 1933), and his wife, Grace, enjoyed a great relationship. One day during Coolidge’s presidency (1923-1929), he and ... READ MORE »

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