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APRIL 2016
The Perfect Potato
 
 
 
 
 
 
REPRESENTING COLORADO POTATOES
 
The theme for last month was representation.  Colorado Potatoes were represented at Colorado's Ag Day at the Capitol, at Potatoes USA's Annual Meeting, and in grocery stores around the country!  
 
 
 
 
FEATURED RECIPE
 
Turkey-Potato Dinner Wraps
 
This self-contained dinner wrap is full of vegetables and great flavor! Plus, it has 33g of protein, 640mg of Potassium, all at only 385 calories!  
 
 
 
Ag Day at the Captiol 
 
 
SHARING COLORADO AGRICULTURE WITH LEGISLATORS

Each year, Colorado celebrates the agricultural industry at the Capitol.  On Wednesday, March 22, growers, chefs, state officials and more from around the state gathered to celebrate Colorado-grown food.  Ag Day at the Capitol recognizes Colorado's agricultural industry and all it does for our state, including feeding Colorado's population, its stewardship of our resources, and its economic impact.
 
 
 
 
 
We Heart RDs
Colorado Potatoes Teams Up With Produce for Kids
 
We partnered with Produce for Kids to distribute awesome informational kits to in-store registered dietitians and nutritionists around the country!  The kits are filled with tools and resources that RDs can utilize to educate shoppers on healthy lifestyle choices.
 
 
 
 
Potatoes USA Annual Meeting 
 
 
Representing Colorado in the Mile High City

Potatoes USA’s Annual Meeting was held at the Denver Marriott City Center from March 13 to the 16.  Colorado was well represented with both staff from Colorado Potatoes and Colorado potato growers.  During the meeting, Colorado's own David Tonso was elected to the Executive Committee and Sheldon Rockey and Brian Meisner were elected to the Administrative Committee!  Read more about the meeting, Potatoes USA & view our photos from the entire event! 
 
 
 
san luis valley potato news
 
 
We're Seeking Industry Partners for the Salad Bar Challenge! 
 
 
 
Bring Potatoes into the Classroom with our free Curriculum! 
 
 
 
 
 






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