Comments for: Potato harvest in full swing in Aroostook County

Posted Oct. 05, 2013, at 5:20 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 06, 2013, at 12:25 p.m.

FORT KENT | It’s potato harvest time in northern Maine and thanks to one of the longest stretches of nice weather since midsummer, farmers from one end of Aroostook County to the other are looking to get as much of their crop in as they can while the the …


An earlier version of this story reported that farmers in Maine produced just over 16.5 billion pounds of potatoes. It is 1.65 billion pounds. Additionally, it was reported this was down from an industry high of 19.2 billion pounds in 2004. It is 1.92 billion pounds.

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