Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

2015 Fat Bob Harley-Davidson Giveaway

January 29th, 2016 | Filed under: Community Outreach, News

Spread the Word! WPVGA is giving away a 2015 Fat Bob Harley Davidson to the retail store with the best and most creative Wisconsin Potato display during the month of October 2016! The motorcycle will be decked out in the Powered by Wisconsin Potatoes logo and…

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Whatever your new year, remember it’s a new year

December 24th, 2014 | Filed under: Community Outreach, Feeding Your Family

In the next short while, we’ll be celebrating the new year. Maybe you’ll be glued to your television set watching one of five college football bowl games, which could consume as much as 11 hours of your day – and evening. Perhaps that’s not your…

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Make it a super holiday with this superfood

December 11th, 2014 | Filed under: Cooking, Feeding Your Family, Health & Nutrition, Recipes

You’ve heard the word “superfood” before. By and large the word is more promotional in nature than scientific, and in fact, it’s a word, so to speak, that is not part of a nutritionist’s diet. However, most of us understand that the word has a…

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Here’s an assumption – take it easy on holiday consumption

November 26th, 2014 | Filed under: Feeding Your Family, Health & Nutrition, Recipes

Eating too much during the holidays is a well-documented fact. It is purported that the average American will gain one or two pounds from Thanksgiving through the New Year. That doesn’t sound like much unless, of course, you do it every year. Then it can…

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Make it a make-ahead Thanksgiving

November 13th, 2014 | Filed under: Feeding Your Family, News

Let’s face it, preparing for a Thanksgiving meal is a lot of work. For some, it can be downright stressful, but it doesn’t need to be. Much of the stress of getting ready for Thanksgiving can be alleviated by following these tips: Don’t procrastinate –…

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Going beyond potato salad

October 30th, 2014 | Filed under: Feeding Your Family

Well, by now you’ve probably heard it, but if you haven’t, here’s the digested, pun intended, story about it. A few months ago on Kickstarter, the crowdfunding website for entrepreneurs, a fellow named Zach Brown from Ohio was looking to raise investment capital for making…

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Let’s get deeply rooted in root vegetables

October 16th, 2014 | Filed under: Feeding Your Family, Health & Nutrition, Recipes

Marcus Samuelsson, the famed New York chef, loves his root vegetables. In fact, five of his favorites are parsnips, turnips, beets, sweet potatoes and jicama, yes jicama. These are a staple on his menu, particularly in the cold weather months. Like many great chefs, Marcus…

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The latest food trends are here, right here.

September 23rd, 2014 | Filed under: Feeding Your Family

Food Trends

Well, this is certainly interesting. In a recent report from Forbes Magazine, they named the top 12 food trends for 2014 after naming cupcakes, sriracha and pretzel buns top trends in 2013

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