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NC Strawberries

May 10th, 2021 Supply Update: NC strawberries started strong last week and they’ve been really gorgeous.

Asparagus – Our local growers have a small amount still available, but California and Washington are harvesting good volumes of beautiful asparagus right now. Quality has been excellent, but prices have been higher for the domestic product than we’ve seen [...]

May 7, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus – Mexican growers are reaching the end of their season

May 3rd, 2021 Supply Update: Asparagus – Mexican growers are reaching the end of their season and California, NC and Washington are getting started harvesting.

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 [...]

April 30, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Berries - NC Strawberries were a couple of weeks behind schedule

April 26th, 2021 Supply Update: Berries – NC Strawberries were a couple of weeks behind schedule this year and were just getting going last week until the cold on Thursday and Friday shut them down.

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 [...]

April 23, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus – Mexican growers are reaching the end of their season

April 19th, 2021 Supply Update: Asparagus – Prices are on the rise but should improve soon.

Apples – The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong. We expect this tight and higher priced market to remain this way for the next couple of months as inventories are less than last year at [...]

April 16, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Florida Market continues to remain strong

April 12th, 2021 Supply Update: Cucumbers – Florida market continues to remain strong as demand exceeds supply.

Apples – The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong. We expect this tight and higher priced market to remain this way for the next couple of months as inventories are less than last year at [...]

April 9, 2021 Produce Supply Update
apples

April 5th, 2021 Supply Update: Apples- The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong.

Apples – The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong. We expect this tight and higher priced market to remain this way for the next couple of months as inventories are less than last year at [...]

April 2, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus – Mexican growers are reaching the end of their season

March 29, 2021 Supply Update: Asparagus always sees a spike going into Easter weekend, but supplies are very strong right now from Mexico and Peru.

Asparagus – Always sees a spike going into Easter weekend, but supplies are very strong right now from Mexico and Peru. Quality has been gorgeous and pricing has stayed very good with the high volumes being harvested. Without the weather [...]

March 26, 2021 Produce Supply Update
Apple Market Remains Tight

March 22, 2021 Supply Update: The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong.

Apples – The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong. We expect this tight and higher-priced market to remain this way for the next couple of months as inventories are less than last year at this [...]

March 19, 2021 Produce Supply Update
cabbage markets

March 15th, 2021 Supply Update: The lead up to St. Patrick’s Day always presents higher cabbage markets as demand is huge for holiday menus.

In General – Most markets continue to go lower as there just isn’t enough demand to move the amount of volume that farmers are harvesting right now. Hopefully things will improve as Governors continue to reopen events and lessen restrictions [...]

March 12, 2021 Produce Supply Update
apples

March 8th, 2021 Supply Update: The apple market remains tight again this week as demand remains strong.

In General – Most markets continue to go lower as there just isn’t enough demand to move the amount of volume that farmers are harvesting right now. Hopefully things will improve as Governors continue to reopen events and lessen restrictions [...]

March 5, 2021 Produce Supply Update