Specialty Crops

White eggplant in field. USDA ARS Photo by Peggy Greb.
Find information about those fruits and vegetables with special character - those passed down through generations, valued by a specific culture or grown for their unique appeal.

USDA. Agricultural Marketing Service. 

Defines and list specialty crops, including fruits, vegetables, culinary herbs and spices, medicinal herbs, and cut flowers, for the purpose of the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program.