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
- 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. http://www.co.monterey.ca.us/home/showdocument?id=65737