What’s picking?

The summer fruit and vegetable season varies a little each year, and only lasts a couple of months.

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Picking season

The 2021 fruit season has now finished.

For the most up to date info, see the pickometer top right of the page. The season can vary with the weather but we expect the summer fruit will be ready on these dates:

Crop Picking Season start Finish
Strawberries Finished Late May Early August
Raspberries Finished Early July Early August
Redcurrants Finished Early July Early August
Blackcurrants Finished Mid-July Early August
Gooseberries Finished Early June Early July
Dessert gooseberries Finished Mid-July Early August
Broad beans Finished Mid-June Late July
Sweetcorn Not ready yet Late August September