Sunday, October 10, 2010

When to Buy Produce

Stall at La Boqueria Market, Barcelona, Spain

Buy at

Here is a nifty list of when fresh fruits and vegetables are at their best prices:

JANUARY--Oranges, Grapefruit, Tangerines, Papayas, Cabbage, Leeks, Broccoli, Cauliflower

FEBRUARY--Same as January

MARCH--Pineapples, Mangoes, Broccoli, Lettuce

APRIL--Pineapples, Mangoes, Zucchini, Artichokes, Asparagus, Spring Peas, Broccoli

MAY--Cherries, Pineapple, Apricots, Okra, Zucchini, Rhubarb, Artichokes, Asparagus, Spring Peas, Lettuce, Broccoli

JUNE--Watermelon, Cantaloupe, Strawberries, Blueberries, Peaches, Apricots, Corn, Lettuce

JULY--Watermelon, Cantaloupe, Strawberries, Blueberries, Peaches, Apricots, Kiwi, Raspberries, Plums, Corn, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Tomatoes, Summer Squash, Green Beans, Lettuce

AUGUST--Same as July

SEPTEMBER--Grapes, Pomegranates, Persimmons, Eggplant, Pumpkins, Tomatoes, Spinach, Lettuce

OCTOBER--Cranberries, Apples, Grapes, Sweet Potatoes, Pumpkins, Winter Squash, Broccoli, Spinach, Lettuce

NOVEMBER--Cranberries, Oranges, Tangerines, Pears, Pomegranates, Persimmons, Pumpkins, Winter Squash, Sweet Potatoes, Broccoli, Mushrooms, Spinach

DECEMBER--Pears, Oranges, Tangerines, Tangelos, Grapefruit, Sweet Potatoes, Mushrooms, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Pomegranates,

A GOOD DEAL AT ANY TIME-- Potatoes, Celery, Bananas

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