Posts Tagged ‘Washington Potato Commission’

Feds consider limiting potatoes offered to kids

by Associated Press Published: October 20,2010

Tags: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington Potato Commission

GLEED, Wash. — Potato growers are fighting back against efforts to ban or limit potatoes in federal child nutrition programs, arguing the tuber is loaded with potassium and vitamin C and shouldn’t be considered junk food. One Washington man is so exasperated by the proposals that he’s in the midst of a 60-day, all potato […] [...]

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