quotPotatoes are about all we have nowquot at Festival Foods after a freeze decimated the local apple crop

"Potatoes are about all we have now" at Festival Foods after a freeze decimated the local apple crop.

Winter Local: Supermarkets Offer Cold Crops

“Growers are using new varieties, new pest management, too, which helps stretch the season. Ten years ago we sold 8,000 to 10,000 cases of local strawberries in a season. Now, we sell seven or eight times that.” — Joe Watson, produce director, Rouses

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