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Idaho Potato Yields Appear Average


By Paul Johnson

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Idaho potato yields appear to be near average this year.

Many growers had to harvest spuds early this year due to water shortages and high prices.

But most have been pleased by the size and quality of their crops.
The warm weather sped everything up for potato growers.
Some growers reported some size and quality issues due to the summer heat.

Potato prices were slightly higher this year than previous years.