2013 Vegetable Variety Showcase

Variety selection can play an important role in determining the future success of your farm. Not only do you have to make the right decisions on what to plant based on your soil, climate, and terrain, you also need to consider factors such as ripening time, harvest window, and growth habits. In addition, you need to have a knack for anticipating what your customers will want years from now.

American Vegetable Grower’s annual Variety Showcase highlights some of the latest vegetable offerings by leading seed companies. In the links below, you can find photographs of these varieties, along with brief descriptions of each, and contact information and websites for each company.

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