Do you know what vegetables are good to plant in August? According to the LSU Agricultural Center, you can begin planting these foods right now:
Bush snap beans and bush limas.
You can also buy and plant seeds for the following vegetables: cucumbers, collards, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, cabbage, Chinese cabbage, summer squash, southern peas, mustard and green shallot sets.
Want to start a vegetable garden? Check out http://www.lsuagcenter.com/ for tips and hints.