Farmers donate potatoes to Havre community
Two north-central Montana farmers are once again offering free potatoes to people in the Havre area.
Wayne and Steve Maughan, who farm near Carter, don't want to just dump potatoes left over from last year's harvest, said Don Bleak, manager of the North Havre Community Services Food Bank. So the two are bringing a truckload to the Hill County Fairgrounds today.
"(The potatoes) are usually still in real good shape," Bleak said.
They usually drop off about 4 to 8 tons.
The Maughans, who could not be reached for comment this morning, said last year that they used to coordinate potato drops wit...