Planting of corn, bell peppers and squash begins today
It’s springtime, and it’s planting season for farmers across the state.
Crops are planted at different times, which is why you’ll find certain things in abundance at roadside stands, farmers markets and grocery stores at certain times.
According to the 2008 Ag Statistics book we publish each year, farmers across the state are starting to plant corn, bell peppers and squash today to kick off the month of April.
Be on the lookout for these veggies over the next few months, and check out our marketing division’s seasonal chart to see what you can buy during each month of the year.