Stories tagged: Idaho Potato Commission
Tue., June 21, 2016, 1:05 p.m.
Titanic tuber rolls through Inland Northwest this week
Don’t panic if you spot a giant potato rolling down the road this week. It’s friendly. The Big Idaho Potato Truck featuring a six-ton faux potato is the star of …
Sun., Sept. 28, 2014, midnight
Russet potatoes a source of pride
It is next to impossible to find the big Russet Idaho baker potatoes in Idaho grocery stores. Depending on who you ask, the blame either falls on the Idaho Potato …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2013, midnight
Turk group wants to trademark ‘IDAHO’
BOISE – An ag group in Turkey has applied to the Turkish Patent Institute to trademark the word “IDAHO” for its agricultural, plant and animal products – and the Idaho …
Sun., April 1, 2012, midnight
This will be hard to top: Potatoes to take 32-state tour
BOISE – Call it Tuber Tour 2012. The Idaho Potato Commission is commemorating its 75th anniversary and hoping to dispel some bad press for potatoes by taking a lifelike, 6-ton …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2011, 8:22 p.m.
Goodbye, Humanitarian Bowl; Hello, Potato Bowl
BOISE — With a new corporate sponsor and name, Idaho’s only college football bowl game bid goodbye Wednesday to humanitarians and said hello to spuds. The Humanitarian Bowl will become …