Weather provides farmers with great growing season.

Posted by Trish Riley, November 12, 2009

kumarisWith a market almost every day year-round, and farmers on hand to share generations of knowledge, the outlook for the Gainesville locavore species is positive this winter season. Unlike colder climes, this is a great time for growers in Florida. The summer is too hot for anything except crops like okra. With cooler temperatures, farmers are able to produce a variety of greens, gourds and citrus.

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