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How to Use Potatoes

How to Store Store in a well-ventilated, dry, dark, and cool place, not the refrigerator. Do not clean potatoes before storing because dampness promotes spoilage. To freeze potatoes, clean, peel, remove bad spots, and cut into ¼ – ½ inch cubes. Blanch (scald in boiling water) for about 5 minutes, […]

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Colorado Potatoes

Did you know? The average American eats 111 pounds of potatoes a year. This includes 48 pounds of frozen, 34 pounds of fresh, 17 pounds of chips, and 12 pounds of dehydrated potato products. Potatoes are one of the world’s largest food crops—after rice, wheat, and corn—as well as the […]