Kirschenmann Farms

Meet Brian Kirschenmann, the farmer who grew the potatoes in your bag.

Growing the Next Generation

Beyond potatoes, you could also say Brian Kirschenmann grows people. We鈥檙e into that! A few years back, Brian took his latest apprentice, Thomas Baker, under his wing to teach him everything he鈥檚 learned about farming, from tech to taters. Thomas, formerly a grocery clerk without a background in farming, now has his hand in running a technologically state-of-the-art potato farm equipped with GPS-driven equipment and more, all part of Brian鈥檚 vision to carry on his family鈥檚 farming legacy. Meet Brian and Thomas, see what it鈥檚 like to plant potatoes and take a look at the next generation of tater makers.

Kettle Brand Farmer Since: 2010
Location: Bakersfield, CA

Kettle Brand potatoes are grown across the country 鈥 some as close as an hour drive from our Salem, Oregon, headquarters. Learn more about our other farmers here.

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