Farmers: Clifford and Chris McKernon
Type of Farm(s): Potato
Grow/Raises: White "Goose Island" Potatoes
Goose Island Farm is located in Argyle, NY and has been family owned and operated by the McKernon family for generations. They offer a variety of white potatoes and sell them locally as "Goose Island Potatoes" in the Saratoga Springs, Glens Falls, and Lake George region. Originally started by John McKernon, who emigrated from Ireland, the farm was run by his sons John, Chip, and Dave McKernon, and is currently run by Chip's sons Clifford and Chris McKernon. Planting, cultivating, harvesting, storing, washing, packaging, and distributing is all done by Goose Island Farm.