The 2016 Drought Is Having a Big Impact on Northeast Growers

American Vegetable Grower magazine’s 2017 State of the Vegetable Industry survey gave us insight into each region of the U.S. Sifting through the data, we flagged those responses that were markedly higher or lower than other regions.

Those stand outs for the Northeast made it clear that the 2016 drought had taken a toll, with production down and a strong majority saying they’d had an extreme weather event in the past year.

Take a look at these and other trends we spotted for Northeast growers:

 

 

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