The Midwest Plains, also called the Corn Belt, include Eastern Nebraska and Kansas, Iowa, Northern Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, and Western Ohio. Larger cities include Lincoln and Omaha Nebraska, Topeka and Kansas City, Kansas, Des Moines, Iowa, Saint Louis and Jefferson City Missouri, Chicago and Springfield, Illinois, Indianapolis, Indiana, Columbus and Cincinnati, Ohio.
Ohio Planting Dates (Click a location for planting dates for that area.)
Missouri Recommended Vegetable Varieties and Planting Dates Find your county on the map to see if you are North, Central, or South, then click Table 2 in the left column for information for your area.
Great Plains Growers Conference - Presentations by knowledgeable speakers from throughout the nation. The conference showcases educational information for Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and South Dakota with vegetable specialists and growers from those states.