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Monthly Archives: September 2022

Florida’s corn season finally cranked back up and prices are way down this week.

January 4, 2021 Supply Update: Welcome 2021! Wow, 2020 is over and what a year this has been for all of us.

Wow, 2020 is over and what a year this has been for all of us. We hope that 2021 is prosperous for you and your families and we thank you for your business in 2020. As we’ve finished the holidays [...]

December 31, 2020 Produce Supply Update
Bananas – Remain extremely limited in supply, while demand is extremely high, causing chaos in the market.

December 21st, 2020 Supply Update: The banana market is one that doesn’t change much and stays relatively stable throughout the year as most buyers are on contracts that keep pricing the same for years at a time.

Bananas – The banana market is one that doesn’t change much and stays relatively stable throughout the year as most buyers are on contracts that keep pricing the same for years at a time. This year is different in many ways, [...]

December 18, 2020 Produce Supply Update
Avocados – "Enhanced" inspections by Texas of commercial vehicles from Mexico

December 14th, 2020 Supply Update: The new apple crop is harvested and is now in storage.

The new apple crop is harvested and is now in storage. The overall crop came in shorter than projected due to weather issues and is now estimated to be around 117-million cases. This is much smaller than the 135-million case [...]

December 11, 2020 Produce Supply Update
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December 7th, 2020 Supply Update: Sluggish post-holiday demand and increased Covid shutdowns nationwide are seeing very low demand for many items.

Sluggish post-holiday demand and increased Covid shutdowns nationwide are seeing very low demand for many items. We’re expecting to see many markets falling over the next week or two until we start to see Christmas demand picking up. And then, [...]

December 4, 2020 Produce Supply Update