SJV Lettuce: The Shortest Harvest

Here’s an informative 2014 video about the transition lettuce crop that is grown in the San Joaquin Valley (SJV) area of Huron, California. Traditionally, lettuce is grown and harvested here for a couple of weeks in the fall between the transition from Salinas to Southern AZ/CA “Desert” production areas. There are unique challenges involved with the SJV heat.