SPW On RFD-TV: The History Behind America’s Favorite Onion — Sweet Vidalia!


Vidalia onion harvest recently wrapped up — now those famous onions will be coming to stores from storage throughout the summer.

This year’s Vidalia crop came in at about 5 million, 40-pound cartons — 3 million of those went into storage to carry through until the Peruvian sweet deal comes on this fall.

But the original Vidalia onion was actually the result of a happy accident during The Great Depression. We spent some time with some farmers and folks in Vidalia to find out more in this report that first aired on RFD-TV’s Market Day Report.

And don’t miss our new song and music video, “Sweet Vidalia” — it’s the first thing you’ll see at ChipCarterMusic.com

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