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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
Blueberries are in full swing in North Carolina.

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
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
Fresh Green Broccoli

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
Blueberries are in full swing in North Carolina.

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
Memorial Day- Asparagus – Volume exceeds demand.

May 31st, 2021 Supply Update: Happy Memorial Day! Asparagus – Market conditions are depressed. Volume exceeds demand.

Happy Memorial Day! Asparagus – Market conditions are depressed. Volume exceeds demand. Every growing region (domestic and imports) is in full production currently. This will continue for the next couple of weeks but we’ll probably see some higher demand for [...]

May 28, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Grapes

May 24th, 2021 Supply Update: Grapes – Across the industry, we are seeing a shift from the end of the import grape season (Peru/Chile) and into our new-crop Mexican grape season

Asparagus – Market conditions are depressed. Volume exceeds demand. Every growing region (domestic and imports) is in full production currently. This will continue for the next couple of weeks but we’ll probably see some higher demand for Memorial day. Berries [...]

May 21, 2021 Produce Supply Update