Carrots

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The Minnesota Grown Directory provides quick access to farm details, links to farm websites, and access to Google Maps driving directions.

Pigments called carotenes create the vibrant orange hue in the carrots we all love to crunch, but this vegetable can come in a variety of other colors too! Look for purple, yellow, white, red, and Рof course Рorange carrots this season. This root vegetable comes in many shapes and sizes. Try eating carrots a variety of ways, including steamed, baked, boiled, saut̩ed, roasted, or raw!

Carrots of many Colors

Photo Credit: By Stephen Ausmus