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Monthly Archives: May 2022

North Carolina Tomatoes are in full swing

June 28, 2021 Supply Update: North Carolina farmers are harvesting plenty of items now and we’re looking forward to a great season!

North Carolina farmers are harvesting plenty of items now and we’re looking forward to a great season! Asparagus – is VERY short right now. Demand exceeds supply in all markets. Limited production and heavy demand is driving pricing skywards. Berries [...]

June 25, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Cherries

June 21st, 2021 Supply Update: Cherries! Fresh Cherry season is here.

Asparagus – Almost all domestic growers are finished for the season, putting pressure on Peruvian farmers to fill demand. Supplies are much tighter and prices are moving upward. Berries – Blueberries are in full swing in North Carolina. It’s a [...]

June 18, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Broccoli & Cabbage– We’re stocking and shipping local broccoli now and quality has been gorgeous.

June 14th, 2021 Supply Update: Our local growers are finishing their broccoli season, though quality has been beautiful.

Asparagus – The extra product in the supply chain has cleaned up with Mexico finishing their season. Supplies are tighter this week, but quality seems to be improving as the product moves through the supply chain more quickly when there’s [...]

June 14, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Happy Memorial Day! Big beautiful local blueberries are widely available with great pricing.

June 7th, 2021 Supply Update: Blueberries are in full swing in North Carolina.

Asparagus – Mexican growers are reaching the end of their season and California, NC and Washington are getting started harvesting. Peruvian growers are still packing plenty of product. Quality is great across the board and supplies are very strong, keeping [...]

June 4, 2021 Produce Supply Update