Explore the rich history of the Pennsylvania Co-Operative Potato Growers through our curated collection of photographs.
PA Coop’s Potato Queen poses by a display of potatoes at a Pennsylvania Farm Show in the McClay Street building.
PA Co-Op volunteers kept the hungry crowds happy by making potato donuts during a Farm Show. Like now, guests then purchased donuts by the dozen for themselves, family, and friends!
People of all ages lined up to try the delicious potato varieties on the Farm Show menu, including fresh-cut fries and homemade potato donuts.
Perhaps the biggest crowd-pleaser each year at the Pennsylvania Farm Show! A PA Co-op volunteer slices the potatoes before they’re fried.
Farm Show visitors were educated on all types of potatoes and their uses through a display of locally-grown potatoes.
The method for making potato donuts may have gotten more efficient over the years, but Farm Show visitors still love watching them be made before tasting them for themselves.
PA Co-Op volunteers look across the crowds anxious to get their hands on more fresh-cut french fries!
PA Co-Op volunteer get up early each morning of Farm Show week every year to make sure there are enough potato donuts to go around!