Michigan Harvest Calendar | By Sherry Trautman | Travel-Mi.com
Our Michigan Harvest Calendar is a great fruit and vegetable availability guide with predicted peak fresh market harvest dates for Michigan. Includes strawberries, peaches, cherries, blueberries, pumpkins and more!
Discover Michigan's crop harvest dates so you don't miss the prime time for U Pick fruits and vegetables!
Of course, the weather can greatly influence the seasons. So, the dates below are not exact. They are the average time the item is available on a normal year. Dates also vary depending on the growing location.
So as a tip, check your intended U Pick location's Facebook page to make sure your desired fruit or vegetable is ready!
We hope you find this Michigan Harvest Calendar helpful! I'm always checking this list of predicted peak fresh market harvest dates for Michigan because I can never remember when to pick my favorites!
apples - August - October
Asian pears - August - October
asparagus - April - Mid June
beans - June - October
beets - Mid July - September
blackberries - June - July
blueberries - Mid July - August
broccoli - Mid March- April, September - October
cabbage - August - October
cantaloupes - July - September
cherries - Mid June - July
chestnuts - Mid September - October
cucumbers - July - Mid August
eggplant - July - September
greens - April - October
herbs - April - October
nectarines - July - August
peaches - June - September
peas - Mid May - Mid June
peppers - July - September
plums - September - October
potatoes - May - July
pumpkins - September- October
raspberries - July - September
rhubarb - May - June
squash - June - October
strawberries - End of May - First of July
sweet corn - August - September
sweet potatoes - September - October
tomatoes - August - September
watermelons - August - October
Use this Michigan Harvest Calendar often to help predict the availability of your favorite summer bounty!
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