Notes on the Geography of The Eastern United States: Farming in Aroostook County: Photo 13
The peak for potatoes here was around World War II, and production has steadily declined from about 100,000 acres in 1980 to about 60,000 now. The potato houses, locally called caves, are unlikely ever to be filled again.
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