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Asparagus

September 26th, 2022 Supply Update: Asparagus – Late arriving vessels from Peruvian asparagus shippers have tightened up the asparagus market.

Asparagus – Late arriving vessels from Peruvian asparagus shippers have tightened up the asparagus market. Prices are higher for the limited product available. Avocadoes – Better supplies and quality crossing the border from Mexico has caused shippers to drop prices [...]

September 23, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Cucumbers

September 19th, 2022 Supply Update: Cucumbers – We’re getting some beautiful cucumbers out of the western part of our state right now, and cooler more northern states are in peak production for the season, keeping markets lower.

Cucumbers – We’re getting some beautiful cucumbers out of the western part of our state right now, and cooler more northern states are in peak production for the season, keeping markets lower. We expect to see increases toward the end [...]

September 16, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Corn

September 12th, 2022 Supply Update: Corn – Strong harvests in Michigan, NJ and NY farms are creating lower pricing on some really gorgeous corn.

Asparagus – Market has stabilized somewhat with supply meeting most of the demand. We’re currently seeing a little better flow of volume coming from Peru, but Mexico is still low in volume. Prices are still high due to the coming [...]

September 9, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus

September 5th, 2022 Supply Update: Asparagus – Market has stabilized somewhat with supply meeting most of the demand.

Asparagus – Market has stabilized somewhat with supply meeting most of the demand. We’re currently seeing a little better flow of volume coming from Peru, but Mexico is still low in volume. Prices are still high due to the coming [...]

September 2, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Peppers

August 29nd, 2022 Supply Update: Peppers – Supplies on green and colored bell peppers are much improved and pricing has become much more favorable.

Peppers – Supplies on green and colored bell peppers are much improved and pricing has become much more favorable. Asparagus – Market has stabilized somewhat with supply meeting most of the demand. We’re currently seeing a little better flow of [...]

August 29, 2022 Produce Supply Update
White Eggs

August 22nd, 2022 Supply Update: Eggs – Egg prices dropped again significantly last week and we hope that’s a sign of the future.

Eggs – Egg prices dropped again significantly last week and we hope that’s a sign of the future. Brown cage free eggs remain cheaper than whites, but the gap is shrinking. Asparagus – Market has stabilized somewhat with supply meeting [...]

August 19, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Celery Stalks and Cut Celery Sticks

August 15th, 2022 Supply Update: Celery – Michigan has started their celery season, and prices are way down on this kitchen staple

Celery – Michigan has started their celery season, and prices are way down on this kitchen staple. With celery being a heavy product, freight rates from Michigan are a big savings. Asparagus – Market continues to be high and volumes [...]

August 12, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Corn

August 8th, 2022 Supply Update: Corn – Better volumes from Michigan, NJ and NY farms are seeing increased production and lower pricing on some really gorgeous corn

Asparagus – Market continues to be high and volumes low due to cold temperatures still affecting the crops in Peru. Mexico is almost completely done for the season (projected to end in September). Quality overall is good. Corn – Better [...]

August 5, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Cucumbers

August 1st, 2022 Supply Update: Cucumbers – Every farm in America seems to be harvesting cucumbers right now.

Asparagus – Supplies have been tight and freight is really effecting the overall price of asparagus. $6.75 diesel prices has added a significant amount to the price. Berries – Blueberries are finishing up in North Carolina, due to the heat, [...]

July 29, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Summer Tomatoes

July 25th, 2022 Supply Update: Tomatoes – Summertime means local tomatoes and this year is no exception.

Bananas – The market is up again and product will continue to get tighter next week and for several weeks going forward. Flooding, tropical storms and other weather related issues have affected production. With the tight supplies, everyone is running [...]

July 22, 2022 Produce Supply Update