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KATU - Chef Benson makes some delicious roasted potatoes
Living Culture TV does a story about Klamath Basin Fresh Direct
Chef Leif Eric Benson, Oregon Potato Public Member was recognized by the Oregon Department of Agriculture as Chef of the Year 2010. Chef Benson is a relentless advocate for fresh Pacific Northwest agriculture.

Today's Highlight

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Douglas Fir Hassleback Potatoes
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St. Helen Middle School Won a salad bar from the Oregon Potato Commission at the Oregon School Nutritionist Conference March 14, 2015

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Food Banks Score Big With Potato Bet on OSU vs WSU game October 17, 2015

Food Banks Score Big With Potato Bet on OSU vs WSU game October 17, 2015

The October 17th 52-31 victory by the WSU Cougars against the OSU Beavers in Pullman will be felt by more than just the players and fans of both teams. With a combined score of 83 points, food banks will prove to be the true winners of the contest.

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Key Nutrients

potato nutrition infoPotatoes are one of the most nutritious foods you can eat.They have fewer calories than a grapefruit, more potassium than a banana and more usable iron than any other vegetable.

Amazing Potato Recipes

Douglas Fir Roasted AmaRosa Fingerling Potatoes “Hasselback style”
Grilled Multi Color Summer Potato Salad with Watercress, Green Onion and Pepper Bacon/Gorgonzola Vinaigrette
Sage Roasted Fingerlings with Aoli
Twice-Baked Gruyère Potatoes with Lots of Green Onions