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US: Potato growers’ cool salad bar initiative for school kids

Back to school is right around the corner and thanks to Washington’s farmers and ranchers our students are blessed to have healthy eating options. I was chatting with Ryan Holterhoff Director of Marketing for the Washington State Potato Commission about how potato growers pay it forward with their cool Salad Bar Initiative. Holterhoff: Yea I think that’s a key element for our growers they are always looking for ways to give back in various aspects to help the communities they all live in and work in. One of the ways they’ve done that the last few years is through the Salad Bar Initiative and what they are is that they are “potato friendly” salad bars that are helping kids understand not only the national value that potatoes can provide to their plate but also other fruits and vegetables as well. More

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