The Packer names Idaho grower 2016 Potato Man for All Seasons

Idaho grower Dan Moss (right)  was named the 2016 Potato Man for All Seasons by The Packer's Tom Karst at the National Potato Council annual meeting on Jan. 6.Idaho grower Dan Moss was named the 2016 Potato Man for All Seasons by The Packer at the National Potato Council annual meeting on Jan. 6. Moss, CEO of Rupert, Idaho-based Moss Farms, was honored for decades of serving the industry in leadership positions at the state and national level. A past president of the National Potato Council, Moss also served as chairman and had other leadership roles with the Idaho Potato Commission. He has been on the U.S. Potato Board and was re-elected to another term in July 2014. Moss is involved with trade-related issues and is chairman of both the U.S. Canada-Potato Committee and the U.S.-Mexico Potato Committee. Moss also has been appointed multiple times to serve on the Agricultural Trade Advisory Committee and the Agricultural Trade Policy Committee. More