Loveland, OH (August 1, 2012) – NoKota Packers, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has joined Fresh Solutions Network, LLC, a partnership of multi-generational potato and onion companies committed to driving profitable category growth through innovative marketing, category management and operational solutions.

Fresh Solutions Network, LLC, established in 2010 by Sterman Masser, Inc., Michael Farms, Inc., and Basin Gold Cooperative, Inc., brings added value to the Network Partners and their customers through consumer-driven marketing solutions, including category management, product and packaging innovation, brand strategy, advertising, promotion, consumer insight, merchandising and other programs designed to drive purchase and consumption of potatoes and onions. Since its inception, the Network has grown with the addition Green Thumb Farms, Inc., Red Isle Potato Growers, Ltd, and now, NoKota Packers., Inc.