#1 College Football Bowl Mascot? The Idaho Potato Commission’s Spuddy Buddy

January 7, 2019 Idaho Potato Commission

“Spuddy Buddy has won the hearts of millions of folks around the world. People of all ages just can’t help but smile when they see him,” explained Frank Muir, President & CEO, IPC. “Two years ago ESPN named Spuddy Buddy their favorite mascot. I think this is just the beginning of a very long list of accolades for Spuddy Buddy.”

The Average American Eats 111 Pounds Of Potatoes Each Year

December 19, 2018 Idaho Potato Commission

From creamy mashed potatoes for Thanksgiving to crispy latkes for Hanukkah to steaming big bakers for New Year’s Day, the versatile vegetable shines during the holiday season! While the preparation options for potatoes are endless, Idaho grows enough potatoes to feed millions of folks in the United States and around the world all year long.