Comments for: Lawmakers, industry decry ‘backdoor approach’ to limiting potatoes in schools

Posted Jan. 26, 2012, at 5:21 a.m.
Last modified Jan. 26, 2012, at 6 p.m.

WASHINGTON — While pleased that new guidelines issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for school meals do not restrict servings of potatoes, members of the potato industry and some members of the state’s congressional delegation expressed concern Thursday that the spud is taking a back seat to other vegetables. …

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