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  • Cilantro – High heat has affected supplies.
  • Strawberries – The CA market is short due to the FL season ending; Mexico and CA are still recovering from rains.
  • Organic Spinach, Kale, Arugula – All are short due to mildew.
  • Romaine, Hearts & Leaf – Product is short due to fields coming to an end and transition on the horizon.
  • Onions – Prices on yellows are low and reds remain fairly steady; quality on all
  • Broccoli/Cauliflower – Both markets are very active. Quality is fair to poor.
  • Broccolini – Short supplies from cold temps and rain affecting the growth cycle.
  • Asparagus – Mexican supplies and quality are very good. Peruvian supplies remain very light with fair quality at best.
  • Melons – Quality is good on honeydew over all with cantaloupe very good. Cantaloupe sugar is in the high teens and honeydew is ranging from 10-13.
  • Squash – Overall, squash
  • Romain & Hearts – Supplies are short due to fields ending and transition on the horizon.
  • Squash – Nogales supplies are shorter due to quality issues. Supplies are moderate to good from FL, with better quality on zucchini over yellow squash.
  • Onions – ID/WA is in full production; the yellow market is soft, reds are steady.
  • Avocados – Overall, Mexican market conditions remain volatile although the price has reduced slightly; the crop estimate through
  • Berries – Blueberries: supply from South America seems lighter, no major quality concerns. Blackberries & Raspberries: Quality is mostly good, availability is down due to seasonal lolls.
  • Asparagus – Good quality and compact tips with consistent sizing.
  • Melons – Cantaloupe quality remains very good. Honeydew supplies are steady with smaller sizes very tight.
  • Cucumbers – Overall quality is starting to decline as we see more scarring, misshapen and soft tips on arrivals.
  • Tomatoes –
  • Avocados – The market is short, with a higher percent of #2’s.
  • Cauliflower – The markets is active due to lighter supplies.
  • Citrus – Lemons/oranges: The rain is affecting productions in CA.
  • Lettuce – The market is active overall; supplies are down, prices up.
  • Strawberries – The market is short due to continuing rains in CA.