Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13 x 9-inch baking dish with cooking spray.
Combine salsa & cheese, sour cream and chiles or peppers in large bowl; stir until blended. Gently stir in hash browns. Spoon mixture into baking dish.
Sprinkle with crushed taco shells.
Bake 45 to 50 minutes or until bubbly around edges. Let stand 5 minutes before serving.
Tip: Make extra special by adding 2 sliced green onions or 2 slices crisp, crumbled bacon. Use light or reduced-fat sour cream if preferred.
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This farm news was published in the May 3, 2006 issue of Farm World.