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Why potato farmers are stuck with billions of pounds of potatoes

When COVID-19 closed down restaurants and hotels, potatoes headed toward food service had nowhere to go. It had a chain effect down to processors and growers, trapping 1.5 billion pounds of potatoes in the supply chain. While farmers across Idaho and Montana have given away millions of potatoes, they have […]
Why potato farmers are stuck with billions of pounds of potatoes
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The artist who once sold a photo of a potato for $1 million just sold a cryptocurrency-inspired artwork called ‘YELLOW LAMBO’ for more than the price of an actual Lamborghini

Conceptual artist and photographer Kevin Abosch recently sold a blockchain-inspired artwork called “YELLOW LAMBO” for $US400,000. The artwork is inspired by the hashtag #lambo, which is often used in cryptocurrency forums online. Kevin Abosch’s technology-inspired artwork and photography challenge the traditional perceptions of value. In 2016, Abosch sold a photograph […]
The artist who once sold a photo of a potato for $1 million just sold a cryptocurrency-inspired artwork called ‘YELLOW LAMBO’ for more than the price of an actual Lamborghini