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by Jackson Citizen Patriot Monday June 08, 2009, 7:44 AM
Cool weather has delayed the strawberry season by a week or two in Michigan, and a swarm of hungry insects compounded problems for the last pick-and-pay patch in Jackson County.
- Strawberries are ripe for the picking at area patches, Steven Hepker, Jackson Citizen Patriot, June 2008
Sodt's is the last you-pick strawberry farm in Jackson County. Managing a patch for the public is tricky, David Sodt said. Weather is a major factor. Certain areas of the field and various strawberry varieties ripen at different times.