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November 2018 Issue

Interview with Mike Baginski

Mike & Erin Baginski

By Joe Kertzman, managing editor A fourth-generation potato grower, and the third generation growing seed potatoes, Mike Baginski has been around the business his whole life and says huge changes have occurred in every decade. “Every year, we try to grow, but we do it…

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Seed Oat Processor Helps Potato Growers

Experimental Oat Field at Schumitsch Seed

By Joe Kertzman, managing editor, Badger Common’Tater What was once a quaint seed oat cleaning operation owned and operated by a lone potato farmer in Antigo, Wisconsin, has evolved to become a sizable rotational crop specialist for almost every potato farm in Langlade County. Schumitsch…

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Tater Tot Casserole

Tater Tot Casserole

Column and photos by Ali Carter, Wisconsin Potato Growers Auxiliary Tater tot casserole is one of those dishes that reminds me of my childhood and the comfort of being bundled up at home on chilly winter days. This recipe is a basic one, and while…

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