Ever tried to buy sweet potatoes at a local North Dakota produce market in May, only to find they’re not available? That’s because although sweet potatoes can be found in grocery stores year round, they’re truly in season in North Dakota in the fall, in September.

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We’ve created an in-season produce calendar for North Dakota so you can easily see when it’s the right time to find the freshest cantaloupe or watermelon, or if you’ve missed strawberry season. Feel free to share this seasonal calendar on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest, or contact us for permission to reuse or reprint a full-size version.

Want to learn more about North Dakota agriculture? Check out stories on everything from research that improves specialty crops to what’s growing in each region of the state. You can also read about North Dakota family farms, the state’s top ag products and much more.

North Dakota produce calendar

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