10 Potato Facts You Probably Didn’t Know Idaho
Potatoes have been a popular food for centuries so it’s about time this perfect spud gets its own holiday. Mashed, smashed, chipped, fried, sliced or covered in cheese, potatoes can be eaten with just about every meal. They are also an easy way to get iron, potassium and vitamin c. So load up and cook Idaho's finest for dinner to celebrate and give gratitude for its versatility and overall yumminess.
Idaho produces more potatoes than any other state. That may not be a surprise but did you know on average in one year is is over a billion dollars in revenue for the state?! That is a lot of potatoes. Here is a list of Idaho's other main agricultural money makers. How much do we really know about these potatoes that have helped make our great state what it is today?