This Week’s Highlights – May 2, 2022

  • Cauliflower – Supplies have improved with very good quality. Market is lower.
  • Romaine and Romaine Hearts – Quality is very good. Prices are steady.
  • Red, Yellow and Mini Sweet Pepper – Good supply and quality.
  • Broccoli/Broccoli Florets – Quality is very good, with good supply.
  • Onions – Availability is hit and miss on white and red onions. Yellow continue to peak around Jumbo size, with mediums tightening up significantly.

This Week’s Highlights – Monday, March 21st

  • Cantaloupe – Strong volume and higher brix levels.
  • Romaine and Romaine Hearts – Demand is steady, due to quality issues you may notice lighter weights for a couple more weeks.
  • Broccoli/Broccoli Florets – Supply is good with very good quality.
  • Brussels Sprouts – Quality is very good; volume continues to be strong.
  • Garlic – Domestic supply is very tight. Expect volatility to continue through next summer.

This Week’s Highlights – February 28, 2022

  • Brussels Sprouts – Volume continues to be strong; expect to see strong volume and soft market for the next few weeks.
  • Broccoli/Broccoli Florets – Supply is very good this week.
  • Specialty Oranges – Blood oranges and Cara Cara are available in good supply.  Clementines are winding down. Murcotts are available in good supply.
  • Romaine and Romaine Hearts – Production is lighter; watch for blistering and lighter weights.
  • English Cucumbers – Supple is stable this week; FOB prices are down.

This Week’s Highlights – January 10, 2022

  • Eggplant – Supply is lighter this week out of Florida due to cooler weather. Excellent supply crossing through Nogales and quality is very nice.
  • Avocados – Market pricing continues to rise. Overall quality is outstanding.
  • Zucchini/Yellow Squash – Tighter supply this week due to cooler weather. Quality is outstanding on zucchini and fair on yellow squash.
  • Cantaloupe – A significant shift in sizing has been realized over the past week as jumbo fruit has all but disappeared. Good availability on 9/12/15’s. Quality continues to be very good.  Average brix levels are now ranging from 11-14%.
  • Cauliflower – Supply is expected to be lighter than normal for the next two weeks.
  • Napa Cabbage – Volume is expected to be plentiful for the next two weeks.

This Week’s Highlights – January 3rd, 2022

  • Grape Tomatoes – Good volume and quality available.
  • Strawberries – Steady supply for the next 3-4 weeks. Large size fruit and great fruit quality.
  • Domestic Clementines, Tangerines, Blood Oranges and Cara Caras – all available in good supply.
  • Green & Red Leaf Lettuce – Good quality and good supply, market is steady.
  • Zucchini/Yellow Squash – Excellent supply. Quality is outstanding.