What's in Season?

Although weather conditions vary from year to year, the climate on Long Island generally allows us to enjoy a 6 to 7 month growing season. The table below provides approximate harvest times for a variety of crops that grow well on Long Island. Use this table as a guide when selecting crops to grow in your community garden.  

Source: The Center for Urban Education About Sustainable Agriculture

New York Seasonal Harvest

Green: Product is Harvested during this month
Orange: Product is available from storage
* Harvest and availablity ends with frost, as early as September or October.
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National Seasonal Harvest