Oregon & Idaho. Potatoes done perfect since 1952. During any mealtime, Ore-Ida Potatoes are the right side to have on your side. Ore-Ida believes in potatoes done perfect and it has since 1952. We believe that taste and quality matter, so that's why we work tirelessly to bring you and your family the best and fresh tasting products, all grown locally in the USA. With our perfect Zesty straight fries, you get the crispy outer texture and fluffy inside you need to turn any family meal into a success. So next time you're thinking about what to make, remember that Ore-Ida potatoes are the perfect companion to winning at mealtime. US grown potatoes.