Coming from the County I have to post about Potatoes

When you’re from Maine and you’re from the County and from the Valley, you probably picked potatoes at some point in your life. I picked my share of potatoes. Hand picking and harvester picking. I don’t know which one is harder. It’s hard work.

When I teach someone on how to coupon, I try to encourage them to shop local. Here is a good example of shopping local.

Here’s what you get in your grocery stores for potatoes

Russet Potatoes

Russet Potatoes

$4.99 -49¢/Per pound

Here’s what you get when you support your local farmers

$10.00 – 20¢/Per pound