Pemberton Potato Jack is a Film Star
Photo by Dave Steers
Posted on Monday, November 30, 2009
Pemberton Potato Jack is featured in a new short film at the 2009 Whistler Film Festival.
Pemberton Potato Jack Goes Hollywood!
The Great Pemberton Potato Story is directed by Angie Nolan. Pemberton’s mascot Potato Jack and friends visit local farmers to learn about the local potato seed industry. The short film will be shown at the Whistler Film Festival on Sunday December 6, 2009 - 3:30 p.m. at the Whistler Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 7.
Pemberton's Famous Potatoes
Pemberton Meadows is famous for producing seed potatoes used throughout the North America potato industry. "The soil in Pemberton is so rich and produces such beautifully flavoured potatoes" notes long-time Pemberton farmer Jeanette Helmer. Chefs from well known restaurants in Pemberton, Whistler and Vancouver rave about the flavour of Pemberton potatoes. Check out the Pemberton Farmers' Institute website....