Idaho Potato Commission partners with ‘America’s Got Talent’ winner on new promotion

As the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) continues to make waves with its unique marketing activations, the latest partnership with Season 12 America... READ MORE »

Kobe Bryant and the Big Idaho Potato Truck

Kobe Bryant played a role in the course one of the Idaho Potato Commission’s biggest marketing tools. Bryant, the NBA legend who tragically died ... READ MORE »

State of the Potato Industry Report 2020

The U.S. potato industry has been in a fight in recent decades, a fight against negative public perception. International demand for potatoes and p... READ MORE »

Two Idaho fields added to pale cyst nematode regulation area

On Nov. 6, 2019, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed pale cyst nematode (Globodera pallida: PCN) in two potato producti... READ MORE »

Spudnik launching ag summit that will coincide with Idaho Potato Conference

Spudnik Equipment Company is launching an agriculture summit that will coincide with the Idaho Potato Conference and Ag Expo. The two-day event wil... READ MORE »

Pump the brakes on the shortage of french fries

Chances are you’ve seen the headlines regarding an impending french fry shortage. A Dec. 2 story from Bloomberg, titled “America Braces for Pos... READ MORE »

Idaho Potato Commission teams with Chobani yogurt on Thanksgiving promotion

For the first time, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) has collaborated with Chobani Greek Yogurt brand to create a festive recipe campaign promoting A... READ MORE »

Seed Potatoes Report 2019: Western United States

Idaho experienced a somewhat challenging growing season. Planting began at the normal time, but was interrupted by a two-week period of rain. Addition... READ MORE »

Ryan Ellis, Idahoan

Overcoming negative reputation of dried potatoes biggest goal for Idahoan exec Ellis

The practice of dehydrating potatoes for later consumption started during World War II as a way to give soldiers in the field a more stable means of f... READ MORE »

Pacific Northwest potato yield rates, production expected to dip for 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service has begun releasing 2019 estimates for major potato-producing states i... READ MORE »

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