Peas

Peas with edible pods

 

What to look for

  • Bright green color
  • Seeds not to large  
  • Seeds in eating stage

What you don’t want

  • Damaged pods 
  • Seeds that are too mature 
  • Poor color  

How to prepare peas

  • Pick with stem
  • Brush with soft cloth or brush to remove any soil

Suggested exhibit quantity

  • State Fair: Refer to premium book
  • County Fair: check fair book 

Garden Peas

 

What to look for

  • Bright green
  • Well-filled pods

What you don't want

  • Poorly filled pods
  • Blemishes or dry  
  • Poor color

How to prepare peas

  • Pick with stem
  • Rinse with cool water to clean

Suggested exhibit quantity

  • State Fair: Refer to premium book
  • County Fair: check fair book

 

Watch what a judge looks for when judging peas

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