Eagle Eye Produce, a premier fresh produce grower and shipper, will begin shipping newly grown rust, red and yellow potatoes from its packaging facilities in Idaho this week.
The annual potato harvest for Eagle Eye Produce in central and eastern Idaho has started again. Over the next several months, Eagle Eye growers will be harvesting thousands of acres of the world-famous Idaho® potatoes.
“We expect a good harvest this year with excellent products to launch, although this growing season has brought some challenges,” said Coleman Oswald, Director of Sales at Eagle Eye Produce very little rainfall, which can result in lower than expected yields. With the reduced yields, we expect strong and active markets this season, which are currently taking shape with the start of the harvest. ”
Along with the new harvest, Eagle Eye Produce will introduce new packaging, including new Harvest Select® retail containers. They have also invested heavily in their Idaho packaging and storage facilities over the past year, with state-of-the-art equipment that reduces labor, improves quality, and helps ensure more consistent packaging year round.
Eagle Eye Produce prides itself on offering a wide range of retail and foodservice packaging styles under several of their trusted brands, with the private label option and a national sales and marketing team to support their global customer base. Eagle Eye Produce’s year-round potato programs are fully integrated. This industry-leading structure enables the one-stop shipping of rust, red, yellow and value-added products from their Idaho facilities.