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Monthly Archives: May 2022

Cucumbers

March 1st, 2021 Supply Update: Most markets continue to go lower as there just isn’t enough demand to move the amount of volume that farmers are harvesting right now.

In General – Most markets continue to go lower as there just isn’t enough demand to move the amount of volume that farmers are harvesting right now. Hopefully things will improve as Governors continue to reopen events and lessen restrictions [...]

February 25, 2021 Produce Supply Update
NC Strawberries

February 15th, 2021 Supply Update: With the post Valentine’s holiday demand way down, many markets are in the basement as shippers and farmers struggle to sell what they’re harvesting.

In General – With the post Valentine’s holiday demand way down, restaurants serving at limited capacities nationwide, caterers without events to work at and schools out, many markets are in the basement as shippers and farmers struggle to sell what [...]

February 12, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Bell Peppers - stronger harvest in Florida

February 8, 2021 Supply Update: Bell Peppers – Stronger harvests from Florida have the pepper market on the slide.

Asparagus – Supplies have increased from Mexican fields as well as Peruvian farms. Supplies are much better this week and pricing is falling downward. Bananas – The banana market is one that doesn’t change much and stays relatively stable throughout [...]

February 5, 2021 Produce Supply Update