This Week’s Highlights – August 31, 2020

  • Lemons – Good quality and supply available.
  • Romaine & Romaine Hearts – Production supply remains below normal budget volumes. Expect reduced supply to continue with potential for reduced fill rates.
  • Cantaloupe – Higher pricing anticipated as we approach Labor Day weekend. Brix levels remain in the 12-14% range.
  • Cauliflower – Expecting excellent volume all week.
  • Kale – (green) Bunched kale supply is expected to be plentiful for the next few weeks.

This Week’s Highlights – August 10, 2020

  • Cantaloupe – Quality remains at optimum levels, consistent brix levels in the 12-15% range with excellent flavor profiles.
  • Red Leaf Lettuce – Good supply and quality.
  • Artichokes – Expect lighter volume in the month of August. Prices are higher. Quality is good.
  • Cauliflower – Excellent volume and quality.
  • Rapini – Good supply again this week and for the next few weeks. Quality is strong overall.

This Week’s Highlights – June 29, 2020

  • Citrusburst Finger Limes – a fun, yet tiny fruit that can be used as an interesting garnish on a baked good or cocktail, or even in a dressing to add a citrus element. Top a fruit salad with finger lime pulp, just be sure to leave out any other citrus because these will surely be the fresh pop that you need!
  • Pineapples – Quality is high and taste is wonderful.
  • Romain/Romain Hearts – Supply is becoming limited. Expect reduced supply for at least the next month. With the recent demand increase, we have seen market pricing advance dramatically.
  • Cantaloupe – ESCALATED – extreme conditions continue to wreak havoc on domestic melon supply.  Expect limit supply, quality issues and higher pricing.
  • Arugula – Supply and quality are good.

This Week’s Highlights – June 1, 2020

  • Cucumbers – Good supply and good quality.
  • Cantaloupe – Quality has begun to improve. June is forecasted to be a fairly consistent month as far as availability.
  • Asparagus – Supply is increasing.
  • Brussels Sprouts – Tight supply and fair to poor quality.
  • Spring Mix – Supply and quality are great.

This Week’s Highlights – October 14, 2019

  • Iceberg Lettuce – The market is very active, mainly due to light supply.
  • Green Leaf – Volumes are currently on budget. Market pricing is steadily advancing.
  • Red Bell Pepper – Prices continue to drop this week. Quality is good.
  • Eggplant – Good supply this week.
  • Cantaloupe – Production has dropped significantly over the past week.
  • Pears – Bartlett’s are in good supply. Bosc are limited. Fair supply of red pears. Asian pears have started.