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Broccoli & Cabbage– We’re stocking and shipping local broccoli now and quality has been gorgeous.

May 23rd, 2022 Supply Update: Broccoli & Cabbage– We’re stocking and shipping local broccoli now and quality has been gorgeous.

Asparagus – Pricing is down, with much less demand Post-Mother’s Day and our domestic farmers getting into better harvests. Quality is also improving with the better harvests. Broccoli & Cabbage– We’re stocking and shipping local broccoli now and quality has [...]

May 19, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Broccoli & Cabbage– We’re stocking and shipping local broccoli now and quality has been gorgeous.

May 16th, 2022 Supply Update: Potatoes – Supplies are suddenly in very short supply, especially on red and purple fingerling potatoes.

Happy Friday the 13th! Asparagus – Pricing is down, with much less demand Post-Mother’s Day and our domestic farmers getting into better harvests. Quality is also improving with the better harvests. Broccoli – We’re stocking and shipping local broccoli now [...]

May 12, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus – Asparagus and snap beans are always in huge demand for Mother’s Day brunch menus and prices reflect the heavy pull.

May 9th, 2022 Supply Update: Happy Mother’s Day! Asparagus – Asparagus and snap beans are always in huge demand for Mother’s Day brunch menus and prices reflect the heavy pull.

Happy Mother’s Day! Asparagus – Asparagus and snap beans are always in huge demand for Mother’s Day brunch menus and prices reflect the heavy pull. We expect post-holiday pricing to fall quickly. Domestic asparagus is reaching peak harvest and quality [...]

May 6, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Strawberries

May 2nd, 2022 Supply Update: Strawberries – Local strawberries are wide open and everyone seems to have them at once.

Asparagus – Asparagus market has been increasing for the last couple of weeks due to a couple of factors that are important to keep in mind. First, the end of the season in Mexico was transitioning to California and it [...]

April 28, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Florida’s corn season finally cranked back up and prices are way down this week.

April 25th, 2022 Supply Update: Corn – Florida’s corn season finally cranked back up and prices are way down this week.

Avocados – “Enhanced” inspections by Texas of commercial vehicles from Mexico were recently imposed by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. This action has crippled the supply chain of avocados and the ripple effects are enormous. Trucks are lined up for miles [...]

April 22, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Avocados – "Enhanced" inspections by Texas of commercial vehicles from Mexico

April 18th, 2022 Supply Update: Avocados – “Enhanced” inspections by Texas of commercial vehicles from Mexico were recently imposed by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.

Avocados – “Enhanced” inspections by Texas of commercial vehicles from Mexico were recently imposed by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. This action has crippled the supply chain of avocados and the ripple effects are enormous. Trucks are lined up for miles [...]

April 15, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Eggs - Fears of the consequences of Avian Flu on our chicken flocks have eggs at record levels.

April 8th, 2022 Supply Update: Eggs – Fears of the consequences of Avian Flu on our chicken flocks have eggs at record levels.

Asparagus – Are much lower this week with Peru and Mexican growers increasing their production. We should begin to see some local asparagus soon, also, which will put more pressure on the markets. Corn – The hard Florida freeze back [...]

April 8, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Asparagus – Asparagus and snap beans are always in huge demand for Mother’s Day brunch menus and prices reflect the heavy pull.

April 4th, 2022 Supply Update: Asparagus – Are much lower this week with Peru and Mexican growers increasing their production.

Asparagus – Are much lower this week with Peru and Mexican growers increasing their production. We should begin to see some local asparagus soon, also, which will put more pressure on the markets. Eggs – Continue their climb as we [...]

April 1, 2022 Produce Supply Update
head of lettuce

March 28th, 2022 Supply Update: Lettuce – Cold west coast weather has the lettuce market on fire.

Asparagus – Mexico farmers finally got their mojo going and better harvests are making the market move downward. South American shipments are helping to improve overall supplies, so quality and pricing are both improving. Eggs – Are beginning their yearly [...]

March 25, 2022 Produce Supply Update
Eggs - Fears of the consequences of Avian Flu on our chicken flocks have eggs at record levels.

March 21st, 2022 Supply Update: Eggs – Are beginning their yearly climb in anticipation of Easter weekend.

Asparagus – Mexico farmers finally got their mojo going and better harvests are making the market move downward. South American shipments are helping to improve overall supplies, so quality and pricing are both improving. Eggs – Are beginning their yearly [...]

March 17, 2022 Produce Supply Update