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Potato News from Texas

Lay's relaunches Do-us-a-Flavor contest in the United States
PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division today announced the return of its 'Do Us A Flavor' contest in the United States, which invites fans nationwide to submit their ideas for the next great potato chip flavor for the chance to win a $1 million grand prize
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Bayer CropScience survey at Potato Expo digs up Potato Industry needs for 2014
According to United States Department of Agriculture’s crop production predictions, average potato yield per acre increased during the 2013 season. In an effort to propel this upward trend into the New Year, Bayer CropScience launched its Potato Perspectives Survey during Potato Expo in San Antonio, Texas, Jan. 8-10, 2014.
Monday, January 13, 2014
 Ben Stein
Ben Stein - Actor, Author, Economist, and Pop Culture Icon - will be headlining the Potato Expo 2014 in Texas.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
 fines from heat and control micron pro filtration
Heat and Control has introduced Micron-Pro, a new frying oil filtration system capable of removing sub-micron particles from hot cooking oil.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Do potato psyllids migrate from one location to the next, starting in northern Mexico and moving northward as the potato season progresses, or are psyllid populations local?
Monday, July 2, 2012
 Lays Classic
PepsiCo, Inc. today announced that its global "Banner Sun"potato chip portfolio has grown to more than $10 billion in annual retail sales, anchored by Lay's, the world's largest food brand and the No. 1 potato chip brand globally.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Frito-Lay Electric Delivery Trucks Hit the “Green” Streets of Orlando
PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay North America announces ten new electric trucks will be rolling out in Orlando. These electric delivery trucks will ultimately be part of the largest planned fleet of commercial all-electric trucks in North America.
Friday, December 2, 2011
 Zebra Chip SCRI
Zebra chip, a disease that affects potatoes, was recently found in the potato-growing regions of Washington, Oregon and Idaho. The discovery brings to focus the growing need for scientific answers – something that will be discussed at the SCRI Zebra Ch...
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
 Sunchips compostable bag
While Frito-Lay works to develop a next-generation compostable bag, it’s transitioning most SunChip flavors back to traditional packaging.
Monday, October 4, 2010
 Sunchips
The world’s first 100 percent biodegradable chip packet – designed by Frito-Lay for its SunChips brand – has come in for criticism from Facebook members, with more than 30,000 agreeing the new packaging is too loud.
Thursday, August 19, 2010