Colorado farm reopens after bankruptcy, sale

Jan 16, 2015 by The Packer
At a time when mushroom demand was climbing, Rakhra Mushroom Farm Corp., closed its doors in March 2013, taking 250,000 pounds a week out of production. Now, the Alamosa, Colo., farm is back in business as Colorado Mush

Potato diet ends with meat ... and potatoes

May 17, 2011 by The Packer
Chris Voigt's gastronomic world is about to change dramatically. Voigt, executive director of the Moses Lake-based Washington State Potato Commission, wraps up two months of eating the equivalent of 20 potatoes a day.