Nature’s Bounty Organic Potatoes
Organic products are popular with many consumers concerned with health and environmental issues, and the demand for organic produce is growing rapidly. Progressive is leading the way with our Clean, Safe and Green program of providing produce grown and processed to strict organic standards utilizing environmentally friendly practices and shipped fresh. Progressive’s new Nature’s Bounty Organic Potatoes are certified USDA Organic by CCOF and are all U.S. No. 1-grade potatoes. They are available in 3-pound bags with recipe and nutrition information.
Organic Russet Potatoes
Organic Russet Potatoes are fairly oblong in shape. When cooked, they have a fluffy, dry texture that makes them the most popular potato for baking and for making crisp French fries with tender interiors. Use them for mashed potatoes when a fluffy texture is desired. Each has approximately 120-135 calories per average size potato and is low in saturated fat, cholesterol and sodium. The skin contains most of the nutritional value and should be eaten with the potato.
Organic Red Potatoes
Organic Red Potatoes are round to oval with distinct red skins. They are delicious for roasting, boiling and steaming. Due to their small size they are most popular for mixing into salads. To preserve all the nutrients, leave the skins on and scrub gently in water before using. If left unpeeled they are rich in potassium and vitamin C, low in fat and sodium.
Organic Gold Potatoes
Organic Gold Potatoes are slightly flat and oval in shape with delicate light gold skin. Their creamy textured light yellow flesh. These baby potatoes have a light, subtle flavor with a creamy texture give them a rich soft buttery flavor. They can be baked, mashed or roasted. To preserve the nutrients, leave the skins on and simply scrub gently in water before using.
Nature’s Bounty Organic Onions
Addressing environmental concerns, Progressive’s new Nature’s Bounty Organic onions are grown using environmentally friendly practices, certified organic and shipped fresh. Organic onions are available in 2-pound bags with recipe and nutrition information. All are U.S. No 1-grade onions.
These organic onions have a mildly pungent flavor and are certified USDA organic by the CCOF. Popular with many consumers concerned with health and environmental issues our Organic Onions are a favorite in salads, burgers, salsas and guacamole.