Ashton is a city in Fremont County, Idaho state. It is part of the Rexburg, Idaho Micropolitan Statistical Area. The city's population at the 2000 census was 1,129.
It was primarily established as a farming community. It also hosted the famous Dog Derby.
The district is noted for seed potato production, and claims to be the world's largest seed potato growing area. This is in part due to the increased precipation due to its location in the Snake River Plain.
Each year as a tradition to myself and this green movement website, I write on the events of Earth Day (April 22nd) this year is no exception. I will focus more on some new ideas and representations of our planet Earth. The symbols of Earth Day have been similar throughout the years, including an image or drawing of the Earth..