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Beet Beta vulgaris subsp. vulgaris Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Beet 
Scientific Name(s): Beta vulgaris subsp. vulgaris 
Common Name(s): Sicilian broad-rib-beet, Swiss chard, acelga, acelga cardo, barbabietola, barbabietola da foraggio, barbabietola da zucchero, beet, beetroot, beta, betarraga azucarera, betarraga forrajera, beterraba, beterraba forrageira, beterraba-açucareira, beterraba-sacarina, betterave, betterave fourragère, betterave jaune, betterave potagère, betterave rouge, betterave sucrière, bietola da coste, bietola da orto, blatt-mangold, field beet, fodder beet, foliage beet, futterrübe, garden beet, geundae, leaf beet, mangel, mangel wurzel, mangold, poirée bette, poirée à carde, poirée à couper, red beet, remolacha amarilla, remolacha azucarera, remolacha colorada, remolacha de mesa, remolacha forrajera, remolacha roja, root beet, rote bete, rote rübe, runkelrübe, römische bete, schnittmangold, shamander, spinach beet, spinach chard, stielmangold, sugarbeet, tian cai, yellow beet, zuckerrübe 
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Season Information: January - December. . 
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beet.jpg magnify image Photo of a bundle of organic beets from a local farm food co-op program courtesy of Evan-Amos (
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