This Week’s Highlights – July 12, 2021

  • Red Leaf Lettuce – Good volume with good quality and the market is steady.
  • Iceberg Lettuce – Supply continues to be slightly lower than normal. Quality is very good.
  • French Beans – Good volume. Prices are pushing higher this week and quality is excellent.
  • Zucchini/Yellow Squash – Strong production out of south Georgia and quality is excellent. Supply from the west is on target, quality is outstanding.
  • Bok Choy – Supplies are expected to be plentiful for the next three weeks.

This Week’s Highlights – June 7, 2021

  • Red Bell Pepper – Excellent supply and quality is outstanding.
  • Avocados –  Volume is now surging, making for outstanding eating quality, but greatly reduces shelf life.
  • Zucchini/Yellow Squash – Strong production is now underway. Quality is outstanding.
  • Artichokes – Quality is excellent; expect good volume to continue on large sizes. Prices are low and steady.
  • Bok Choy – Supplies are expected to be plentiful for the next three weeks.
  • Roma Tomatoes – Quality and supply are expected to be marginal until July.

This Week’s Highlights – May 24. 2021

  • Pineapple – Volumes have finally started to increase. Quality is good and supply will be good for the foreseeable future.
  • Green Leaf Lettuce – Salinas green leaf volumes are above expectation, overall quality is great.
  • French Beans – Good volume; prices are pushing higher this week and quality is excellent.
  • Zucchini/Yellow Squash – Quality is outstanding.
  • Artichokes – Quality is excellent; prices are low and steady.
  • Broccoli/Broccoli Florets – Good supply and excellent quality.

This Week’s Highlights – March 29, 2021

  • Yellow Squash – Good volume available.
  • Zucchini – Outstanding quality.
  • Honeydew – Sizing is peaking on larger melons; brix levels are in the 12-14% range.
  • Navel Oranges – Quality is great. Peaking on 72/88.
  • French Beans – Good volume and light demand has increased downward pressure on pricing this week. Quality is excellent.
  • Cauliflower – Better supply is expected next week as we head into transition. Quality is good and the market is slightly lower.

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.