Agri-Stats: Spinach





2010 California Stats: Need more recent stats

  • $194,185,000 Total Crop Values California
  • 35,100 Acres
  • 71% of U.S. Production

In 2017, there were 14,993 acres of spinach production in Monterey County with $135,104,000 in gross revenues. 

National Spinach Day is March 26

Production Information:

  • A fresh spinach crop can be as short as 21-60 days. 


Books and References

Anderson, Burton. The Salinas Valley, A History of America’s Salad Bowl. Monterey Historical Society. 2000.

Monterey County 2017 Crop Report. Monterey County Agricultural Commissioners Office.