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February 2021 Issue

Message from the Executive Director

Highlighted here, WPVGA had a successful 2020 as an organization By Tamas Houlihan, WPVGA Executive Director They say that hindsight is 20/20, but I think I speak for many of us when I say let’s put the year 2020 in the rearview mirror and not…

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Interview with Steve Boehm

Steve Boehm, corporate sales manager, Riesterer & Schnell By Joe Kertzman, managing editor, Badger Common’Tater Brothers Frank and John Riesterer and their fishing companion, Henry Schnell, opened a filling station in Chilton, Wisconsin, in 1931, expanding to milk handling, a car dealership, and in 1939,…

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Pulled Pork Potato Latkes

Please Pass the Pulled Pork Potato Latkes With Jalapeño Apple Chutney and Horseradish Sour Cream, they’re too good not to share Column and photos by Ali Carter, Wisconsin Potato Growers Auxiliary I recently enjoyed a somewhat competitive and fun Sunday afternoon in the kitchen with…

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