What's in Season on the Prairies?

When purchasing fresh fruits and vegetables, you will get the best value and flavour when the produce purchased is in season and readily available. Knowing when produce is available in Manitoba is especially important if you like to freeze, can or dry fruits and vegetables to enjoy throughout the year.

If you want to preserve fresh, local produce, the following charts will help you identify the peak season for Canadian Prairie fruits and vegetables. Use this information to plan your trips to local farmer’s markets or U-pick farms and enjoy local fruits and veggies to their full potential.

Vegetables, In Season on the Prairies
Fruits, In Season on the Prairie

For more information on safely preserving your fruits and vegetables, read these articles next:
Freezing Fruits and Vegetables
Dehydrating Food at Home
Introduction to Canning