Segundo Diaz was born and raised in Cajamarca, Peru, where in 1978, he met Leroy Salazar and they became good friends. Segundo came to the United States courtesy of Leroy in 1983 to attend Utah State University pursuing a Masters Degree in agriculture engineering.... Read More
The Colorado Potato Administrative Committee (CPAC) was founded in 1941 with the key goal of organizing the then more than 175 Colorado Potato Growers and Colorado Potato Shippers throughout Colorado under a common purpose and industry. Self-regulation and quality standards; production practice management, legislation, marketing, and research funding are some of the key functions of CPAC.
Today, CPAC represents a smaller grower and shipper group in both its Regions (San Luis Valley and Greeley) reflecting a consolidated marketplace, but its 175 members and dedicated staff represent a dynamic force working together for the future of the entire potato industry.