Guidelines for Consuming Late Season Produce Exposed to Floodwater

The flooding and heavy rains late in the 2018 growing season (August 2018) present a problem for the home gardener. Many crops are at, or approaching, peak ripeness and it’s not feasible to let produce mature for another 2-3 months while pathogens die through natural exposure to sunlight and the environment. The question then becomes: how do I salvage as much garden produce as possible from a garden exposed to late-season flooding?

Download our guidelines here: Flooded Gardens