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Did you know February is National Potato Lover's Month?

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The WSPC is looking for Washington's biggest potato fan. Is it you? The WSPC is looking for Washington's biggest potato fan. Is it you?
MOSES LAKE, Wash. -

Apparently February isn't all about candy hearts, chocolate and kisses. According to the Washington State Potato Commission, it's also a month to celebrate potatoes. 

February is National Potato Lover's month, and to celebrate this special time of year, the WSPC is looking for the state's biggest potato fans. At the end of February a winner will be crowned, and one lucky couple will be able to showcase their love of the vegetable with a wedding banquet of potato dishes. The feast will be catered by Blue Ribbon Cooking of Seattle and is valued at $5,000.

“Nothing says true love like a wedding, where a couple vows to spend the rest of their lives together. Nothing says true potato love like having America's favorite vegetable take center stage within your banquet,” said Nelson Cox, WSPC Chairman and a potato grower from Warden, Washington. “We can't think of a better way to reward this lucky potato loving couple than to ensure everyone at their wedding is able to enjoy a potato feast like no other.”

Do you think you have what it takes? Interested couples can submit a video explaining why they are the ultimate potato lovers to potatoes.com

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