b'ments. Potatoesinthesouthernvalley, AalandandNelsMidgarden.TheseanothersettlernamedNelsFolson andothersnotmentionedarestillAbout the same time Kellogg got the from Hoople, North Dakota was look- familiar names in the regions potatoball rolling in the northern valley, a ing to expand on Kelloggs early suc- business today.GermanimmigrantnamedHenry cessinthenorthernvalley.FolsonSchroeder homesteaded a quarter sec- traveled to a potato growing area near The period from 1880 to 1910 was thetionnearSabin,Minnesotainthe Greeley,Coloradointhewinterof eraoffastestgrowthinthepotatosouthern Red River Valley. 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