This Week’s Highlights – August 30, 2021

  • Red Bell Pepper – New crop out of California. Supply is stable and excellent quality.
  • Blackberries – California in peak production with large berries.
  • English Cucumbers – Market and supply are good; quality is outstanding.
  • Carrots – ESCALATED -Shippers are still struggling with jumbos and table due to labor (these are hand packed items). No constraints on peeled carrots, food service items.
  • Fennel – Good supply this week. Sizing and quality are excellent. Good volume will continue through at least next week.
  • Rapini – Production volumes are above budget this week. Expect quality to remain strong and supply to remain plentiful for the next couple of weeks.

This Week’s Highlights – July 26, 2021

  • Zucchini & Yellow Squash – Strong production and excellent quality.
  • Asparagus – Market is steady, good quality.
  • Rapini – Good supply, quality is strong overall.
  • Baby Spinach – Supply and quality are good.
  • Potatoes – Expect a gap between the old product and the new harvest through August; watch for increased pricing through this time and into the fall.

This Week’s Highlights – February 15, 2021

  • Yellow Bell Peppers – Quality is outstanding.
  • Passion Fruit – Good quality and supply.
  • French Green Beans – Good volume, quality is excellent.
  • Lettuce (most types) – Good supply, very good quality.
  • Rapini – Quality is strong with good supply.
  • Tomatoes – Rounds & Roma – Supply is steady, quality is outstanding.

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 – July 13, 2020

  • Cauliflower and Zucchini – Excellent volume this week.  Quality is good.
  • Romaine – Production is increasing and quality is good.
  • Artichokes – Good supply available this week. Quality is good. Prices are steady.
  • Broccoli/Broccoli Florets – Supply is good this week, but will be lighter in the upcoming weeks. Quality is good.
  • Rapini – Good supply this week. Quality remains strong.