Tag: potato

Fiesta Colors Could Boost Potato Sales

Locally grown produce could be taking on a new festive look soon. Researchers in Palmer are working on what they call "novelty" potatoes.

Alaska News Nightly: September 2, 2011

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Some Potato Blight Found in Alaska

Cases of potato blight on 2 Alaska farms have been controlled, but agriculture officials are warning Alaska gardeners to keep an eye out for the fungus that can destroy potato crops.