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Monthly Archives: September 2022

Apple Market Remains Tight

October 4th, 2021 Supply Update: The apple market remains firm this week as demand remains good.

Apples – The apple market remains firm this week as demand remains good. We expect this tight market to remain this way for the next several weeks as inventories are less than last year at this time. The tightest items [...]

September 30, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Avocados

September 27, 2021 Supply Update: Avocados – Pricing seems to be coming down as softer fall demand is meeting with slightly better production.

Asparagus – Became extremely tight over the past few weeks due to shipping difficulties. There’s asparagus out there, but the ships don’t seem to be making it to port on time, causing shortages. Avocados – Pricing seems to be coming [...]

September 23, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus

September 20, 2021 Supply Update: Asparagus became extremely tight over the past few weeks as Mexico finished their season and left Peru as the only production area

Asparagus – Became extremely tight over the past few weeks as Mexico finished their season and left Peru as the only production area. Supplies are very limited and prices are high. Avocados – Remain limited on the new harvests and [...]

September 17, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Cucumbers

September 13, 2021 Supply Update: NC has started up with cucumbers and they’re expected to continue with them right up until the first frost.

Avocados – Remain limited on the new harvests and pricing remains higher with the limited supply. Berries – Domestic blueberry growers are finishing up, though there are still limited amounts coming from California. Strawberry fields are transitioning to new growing [...]

September 10, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Blueberry Season

September 6, 2021 Supply Update: Happy Labor Day! Domestic blueberry growers are finishing up, though there are still limited amounts coming from California.

Happy Labor Day! Avocados – Remain extremely limited on the new harvests and pricing remains higher with the limited supply. Berries – Domestic blueberry growers are finishing up, though there are still limited amounts coming from California. Strawberry fields are [...]

September 3, 2021 Produce Supply Update