On May 20th, the Food and Drug Administration FDA today finalized a new Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods to reflect new scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases such… Continue reading

Why Cause Marketing Matters

Cause marketing is a type of marketing that involves the cooperative efforts of a for-profit business and a non-profit organization for mutual benefit. The term is also used to refer to any type… Continue reading

Painting the Target

If you asked anyone who has recently served in the U.S. Military what the phrase “painting the target” meant, you’d get a similar answer from most.  Generally, a laser is used to put… Continue reading

Potatoes – Just for the Taste of it

Potatoes, Tomatoes, and Onions are the most consumed vegetables among American consumers. It’s not too difficult to see that these “big three” are versatile, serving as either partial or main ingredients in many of the dishes we love, and often we find two or all three of them being used in combination. Spaghetti, casseroles, sandwiches, and soup are just a few things that come to mind immediately to reinforce this fact.

Potatoes – A Powerhouse of Nutrition

It’s no secret that adding more fresh produce to your diet will improve your overall health, from reducing the risk of cancer and many other chronic health conditions to managing your weight, fruits… Continue reading

Sorting out Russets

Russet potatoes are the grand-daddy of potatoes here in the United States, but there’s more to these potatoes than meets the eyes. As varietal potatoes like Klondike Rose and Klondike Goldust have become… Continue reading

Potato Planting Season is Here!

It’s planting season here in Idaho. Every day it’s not raining, you see farmers out in the fields planting wheat, grain and of course, potatoes. I thought I would tell you a little… Continue reading

Watch for the Johnny’s Be Good/Klondike Brands Sampling Tour at Your Favorite Grocery Store!

Have you seen the Johnny’s Be Good Sampling Trailer at your favorite grocery store yet this year? Watch for us! We started a little early this year with an initial schedule that started… Continue reading

The Science Behind the French Fry

Ah, French Fries. So delicious, they are the poster child for taking something wholesome and nutritious and making it fattening and artery clogging and they are one of the reasons potatoes get such… Continue reading

Irish Potato Bread

This year on March 17th all around the world people celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. St. Patrick’s Day, like most holidays began as a religious celebration. But today, you are most likely going to… Continue reading