SIGNS of the SEASON
Central Florida Ag News|February 2021
Florida Strawberries Have Rich History
ERIKA ALDRICH

THE PEAK OF STRAWBERRY SEASON is right around the corner, meaning America’s favorite fruit is about to be everywhere, from roadside stalls to supermarkets and at the Florida Strawberry Festival in Plant City in March. Strawberries have been grown in Florida since the late 1800s, with Hillsborough County’s Plant City ranked as the undisputed king of winter strawberry production in The Sunshine State, the country, and even the world.

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