This Week’s Highlights – October 26, 2020

  • Pineapples – Quality is extremely high. Expect good quality and supply for the remainder of 2020.
  • Zucchini and Yellow Squash – Quality is outstanding; excellent supply.
  • Brussels Sprouts – Supply and quality are good.
  • Carrots – Expect supply issues with jumbo carrots due to the excessive temperatures this summer.
  • Kale (green) – Bunched kale supple is expected to be plentiful for the next few weeks.

This Week’s Highlights – October 12, 2020

  • Pineapple – Volumes are improving. Quality is extremely high, should see good quality and supply for the remainder of 2020.
  • Red Cabbage – Supply is plentiful with great quality.
  • Tomatoes – Rounds – Escalated pricing, light supply and diminished quality for the next several weeks.
  • Tomatoes – Romas – Markets are up slightly this week and expected to continue to rise the rest of the week.  Expect escalated pricing through October.
  • Carrots – Supply issues with jumbo carrots due to excessive temperatures this summer.

This Week’s Highlights – September 21, 2020

  • Pears – This is a good time to change up your grilling focus…Slice pears in half, core them and brush with melted butter. Place on the grill flesh side down.  Cook till you see beautiful grill marks, then sprinkle with some salt and cinnamon for a sweet and salty bite!
  • Pineapples – Quality is extremely high. Expect good quality and supply for the remainder of 2020.
  • Iceberg Lettuce – Supply continues to decrease and quality has been fair.  The forecast is for higher prices.
  • Cabbage – Red – Supply is plentiful with great quality.
  • Kale – Green – Supply is expected to be plentiful for the next few weeks.

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 – September 30, 2019

  • Artichokes – Quality is excellent. Prices are steady to higher depending on size.
  • Pineapples – Good availability and good quality. Sizing will be trending large for the next 4-8 weeks.
  • Lemons – Steady supply and quality is good.
  • Broccoli/Broccoli Florets – EXTREME. Supple continues to be light due to poor yields and quality issues.
  • Spring Mix Lettuce – Supply is good. High heat will be affecting quality. Look for shippers to have fewer blends.