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Monthly Archives: September 2022

Watermelons are very plentiful locally and seem to be everywhere at once.

July 26, 2021 Supply Update: Watermelons are very plentiful locally and seem to be everywhere at once

Asparagus – Supplies are much improved and prices are down on the stronger harvests. Quality is really nice from new, fresh fields. Berries – Blueberries are still going here in North Carolina, but supplies are dwindling fast. Our northern neighbors [...]

July 23, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Lemons

July 19, 2021 Supply Update: Lemons are doing their normal summertime thing, with soaring prices showing the short supplies in the lemon groves.

North Carolina farmers have finished up the first harvest of many items, like cucumbers, squashes and are winding up blueberries. They’ll have a second round of harvests in a couple of weeks as new fields come to maturity. Asparagus – [...]

July 16, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Blueberry Season

July 12, 2021 Supply Update: North Carolina farmers have finished up the first harvest of many items, like cucumbers, squashes and are winding up blueberries.

North Carolina farmers have finished up the first harvest of many items, like cucumbers, squashes and are winding up blueberries. They’ll have a second round of harvests in a couple of weeks as new fields come to maturity. Asparagus – [...]

July 9, 2021 Produce Supply Update
If you can substitute limes for lemons right now you can save some big $$

July 5, 2021 Supply Update: Limes – Prices are staying low as Mexican growers have lots of volume harvesting right now.

North Carolina farmers are harvesting plenty of product and a wide range of items now and we’re enjoying a great season! Asparagus – Remains VERY short right now. Demand exceeds supply in all markets. Limited production and heavy demand is [...]

July 2, 2021 Produce Supply Update