Annual Potato Harvest

As the days become shorter and the leaves begin to turn vibrant shades of Yellow, Red & Orange signifies one thing… Fall has arrived. And with fall the annual potato harvest has begun in Aroostook County. Over 55,000 acres of potatoes are harvested annually in Aroostook County supplying raw potatoes around the country for: potato chips, french fries, mashed potatoes, diced potatoes, fresh bagged, starch, and much more.

Below are images of our local farmers harvesting their potato crop.