Minnesota strawberries ready for picking in some areas 13 Jun 18

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture says Minnesota strawberries will be ready for picking soon and in some cases, strawberry farms in the region have already opened their doors to the public. After 5 inches of rain fell recently Phelps English Gardens strawberries of Good Thunder are ready to be picked. You can follow them on Facebook at Phelps English Garden. MDA says other growers across the state are expecting to be open for pick-your-own strawberries in the near future. To find a local berry operation use the Minnesota Grown Directory. You can visit the directory at minnesotagrown.com