Free potatoes may go fast
June 20, 2002
Free potatoes five tons worth are slated to be dropped off at the Hill County Fairgrounds on Friday morning.
Don Bleak of the North Havre Community Services Food Bank said the potatoes, from Maughan Farms near Carter, will be dumped on the fairgrounds midway at 10 a.m. Anyone who wants potatoes can pick them up, but they might have to hurry.
Last year, Maughan Farms dumped 10 tons, and they didn't last long, Bleak said.
"They went very fast. In an hour they were gone," he said.
Steve Maughan said the farm donates potatoes whenever it has any left at the end of the season.
"In the food bank...