Harvesting row crops is fun and can bring in a great variety of vegetables.
On the Olympic Peninsula the majority of gleaning occurs on small to medium scale diverse vegetable farms, which brings in a great abundance and a variety of vegetables.
Community Harvest gleaned about half of their total produce in 2012 from row crops. The most important aspects of gleaning row crops are field considerations: how much and what types of produce, and caring for produce post-harvest.
Once strong, positive and professional relationships are build, see recommendations for working with farmers to schedule regular gleans