The peak harvesting season in California runs from April through June, when up to 10 million pint baskets of strawberries are shipped daily. The largest producing state, California harvests 83% of the strawberries grown in the U.S. on approximately 24,500 acres.
The typical strawberry season in Southern and Central California lasts from January to September. As a rule, the strawberry harvest is at its peak in the middle of April and ends in late June. California is responsible for most of the strawberry crop in the United States.
Strawberries are big business in California. In 2011, farmers harvested more than 2.1 billion pounds of strawberries at a value of $2.3 billion. In fact, 88 percent of strawberries eaten in the U ...
Did you know there are two strawberry seasons in California? We are indeed a lucky people. The spring/summer season is the more well-known of the two, but those who know where to look also keep their eyes peeled for the autumn strawberry crop.
California's 12-month growing season contributes to higher strawberry yields per acre than any other growing area. Other areas of the country have shorter production cycles, from an average of five-months to as short as a few weeks. Of all the California strawberries produced each year, approximately 75 percent are harvested for the fresh ...
It's strawberry season at Tanaka Farms and that means it's time to show up for a little fun on the farm when you pick your own strawberries. From weekend strawberry tours every Saturday and Sunday through the month of July to a festive strawberry festival happening April 28 and 29, there's plenty of fun for the whole family on this delightful U-pick farm in Southern California.
When Is Strawberry Picking Season? In warmer climates, such as in Florida or California, strawberries are grown and picked throughout most of the year, from January to November. Peak season in warmer climates and in other areas is generally from late April through June.
Notes for June 2019: Summer is here and that means Strawberry season is going and blueberries, raspberries, blackberries and peaches will start in a month or so. Tomatoes, corn and other vegetables will follow, too. Check your area's copy calendar (see this page) and call your local farms for seasonal updates. See these pages to find a local Strawberry Festival, Peach festival or a Blueberry ....
Welcome to Carlsbad Strawberry Company! Located in beautiful Carlsbad California, Carlsbad Strawberry Company has been a fixture in the Carlsbad landscape, growing mouth watering strawberries for over half a century! All the stands are open now. Unless we run out of berries!
What's in Season. The following charts give the months of the year when various California fruits and vegetables are usually in season. These are approximate harvest dates because weather and other factors can affect availability.