Photo of the Day: Pricey Potato Scandal

Potatoes are harvested at farm west of Idaho Falls , Idaho, in this September 2010 file photo.  A U.S. wholesale grocer says America's potato farmers are running an illegal price-fixing scheme, driving up spud prices while spying on farmers with satellites to enforce strict limits on how many tubers they can grow.

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(AP) — Potatoes are harvested at farm west of Idaho Falls , Idaho, in this September 2010 file photo.

A U.S. wholesale grocer says America's potato farmers are running an illegal price-fixing scheme, driving up spud prices while spying on farmers with satellites to enforce strict limits on how many tubers they can grow. (AP Photo/Post Register, Robert Bower)

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