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Monthly Archives: February 2023

Green Peppers; with the higher pricing of green peppers, farmers will elect to pick them green rather than waiting for them to ripen to yellow or red, creating shortages in colored peppers.

November 1st, 2021 Supply Update: Peppers – Demand for Georgia product has increased, but unfortunately volume is short.

Asparagus – Mexican fields have started producing, adding a lot of much needed product to the marketplace. Pricing is way down with the increase in supplies. We expect to see another spike in about 2 weeks as retailers begin pulling [...]

October 28, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Cantaloupe & Honeydew – Harvests are only happening in Central America right now and supplies are getting a little bit tighter.

October 25th, 2021 Supply Update: Cantaloupes – Production is winding down in California as we transition to Arizona

Apples – The apple market remains firm this week as demand remains good. Most of the varieties have now started to harvest on the new crop apples out of Washington, and the rest will start up in the next couple [...]

October 22, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Apples - The apple market remains tight this week as we remain in transition between the new crop and the old crop.

October 18th, 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. Most of the varieties have now started to harvest on the new crop apples out of Washington, and the rest will start up in the next couple [...]

October 15, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Broccoli – Remains extremely limited in California, but our North Carolina farmers are getting started with better volume this week

October 11th, 2021 Supply Update: Broccoli – The industry has been hit with substantial drops in yields in these past few weeks

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 [...]

October 7, 2021 Produce Supply Update