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Potatoes USA Awarded Produce for Better Health Foundation’s Annual Role Model Award

Potatoes USA was awarded the Produce for Better Health Foundation’s “Role Model” award on March 30, 2012 in…

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Research Shows Potatoes Are One of the Best Nutritional Values per Penny

A frequently expressed concern in the ongoing public health debate is the lack of affordability of fresh…

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White Vegetables Redeemed!

Are Potatoes Vegetables? Yes, Potatoes are the most popular white vegetables. White vegetables can provide key nutrients…

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Fruits and Veggies Pack Potassium Punch

Potassium is an essential nutrient in the American diet. It’s also a nutrient that most people don’t…

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Which Foods are High in Potassium?
The Potato!

Benefit of Food with High Levels of Potassium According to the  USDA 2010 Dietary Guidelines, less than…

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The Nutrition Twins Guest Blog on

Our “Twice Baked, Twice as Smart” friends The Nutrition Twins have contributed a guest blog post all…

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Quick & Healthy Chili and Lime Chicken Potato Tacos

This recipe is so perfect for anyone who loves tacos but has sworn them off because they…

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Eat Potatoes and Lose Weight? Yes!

Potatoes have gotten a bad rap in the past, but brand new research just announced proves something…

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Potatoes are good for your spleen!

Did anyone catch the Dr. Oz show about your spleen? If you did, you learned yet another…

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Starch Sources: Good or Bad?

True or false: Starch is a term describing white foods that make you fat. That’s because they’re…

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Nutrition on a Budget… on a Timetable: Reintroducing your microwave!

So, you’re sold on the concept that potatoes are a powerhouse of nutrition.  You also know that…

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CBS Morning Show Touts Goodness of Potatoes

The Early Show on CBS segment featured Bon Appetit  magazine Contributing Editor Dede Wilson, who defended potatoes,…

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The Importance of Potassium for Cardiovascular Health

An often overlooked nutrient, potassium may have far reaching benefits for heart health. According to Marie Spano,…

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Potato Consumption Leads to Higher Overall Diet Quality

A frequently expressed concern in the ongoing public health debate is that fresh fruits and vegetables, particularly…

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Potato Consumption in Children’s Meals Leads to Higher Overall Diet Quality

Research demonstrates that consumption of white potatoes (non-fried) by children does not displace other vegetables from children’s…

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Potatoes Endorsed in NY Times: “Eating Well on a Downsized Food Budget”

In her Personal Health column in last week’s New York Times, Jane Brody wrote bluntly about Mom’s Dinner…

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