Even if you don’t have a garden it pays to know what’s in season. Knowing what’s in season lets you know which foods are more likely to be on sale in the coming months. This allows you to plan your menus and shopping lists ahead of time, and gives you a head’s up on what to look for in the weekly sale advertisements from your local stores so you can compare prices. Knowing what’s in season also gives you more time time look up recipes and try out new techniques before the best sale begins.
So, without further ado, here is a list of what is in season in October in the United States and Canada.
Pears (late season)
Winter squash (spaghetti, acorn, butternut, etc.)