New 2023 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Key Points:

In Conclusion:

The release of the new 2023 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map reveals a significant shift in half of the country to the next warmer half zone. This suggests climate change and rising temperatures. Local business owners involved in gardening, farming, or horticulture should pay attention to this update and adjust their strategies accordingly. Adapting crop selection, gardening practices, and inventory management based on the updated plant hardiness zones can lead to more successful and efficient operations. Seeking guidance from experts or local agricultural extension offices can provide valuable insight into how to navigate these changes effectively.