Do You Have Any Fun History Tips On Potatoes In The USA That I Could Share With My Class?


We are covering fruits and vegetables in our classroom this season. Of course, I am going to use Idaho® russets for the potato section to have the students make a working clock and we are showing how to grow a potato just from the eyes. However, I need some fun historical tidbits to share. Got any?


Sure, here are a few to get started: