Mushrooms - The hurricanes have affected south eastern farms, affecting climate control and supplies as a result. Lemons - Great supplies/sizes out of southern CA/dessert region. Cucumbers - Cucumbers are readily available with good quality; northern areas are waning. Tomatoes - Roma & Round: Available volume continues to be a factor, but low demand has kept the market at ease. Growers anticipate an active market in a few weeks when demand increases and supplies are
Avocados - Supplies beginning to improve with the release of new crop in Mexico. Broccoli - The market is in short supply due to unsettled weather and lack of supplies. Brussels Sprouts - Insect pressure is the main concern. Arugula/Spring Mix - Tender-leafed items are active due to quality issues. Citrus - Oranges: Historically low supplies on small sizes, demand exceeds all consumer needs. Squash - Squash is in very good supply; production and quality
Lettuce - Iceberg: markets are unsettled; quality is mostly fair to good. Tomatoes - Roma & Round: Overall volume across the U.S. and Mexico is extremely low. Onions - The new crop hss started in WA/ID with good quality. Cauliflower - Markets are starting to move upward. Quality is mostly fair to good. Asparagus - The supply chain is starting to recover and volume is beginning to arrive in Miami. Supply vs. demand should start
Cucumbers - Supplies have tightened from heat, bloom drop and rain; quality is average. Supplies expected to improve over next 10-14 days. Tomatoes - Cherry & Grape: The market is volatile with significantly reduced suppliers and strong demand across the U.S. and Mexico. Broccoli - The market is very active. The industry is facing shortages over the next 7 - 14 days. Citrus - Lemons and Oranges: sizing is an issue, if you can, be
Beans, Green - Availability is low on green and yellow wax beans as regions transition. Blueberries & Strawberries - Supply is our main concern. Broccolini & Brussels Sprouts - Supplies are light on both. Citrus - Lemons & Oranges - Sizing will be a challenge this season. Melons - Extreme heat is taking its toll on production of cantaloupes, honeydew, and watermelon.