Market Report

Market Alerts

Berries (Strawberries & Driscoll) - Rain has caused a shorter supply of berries while demand increases.  

Broccoli - Supplies are still limited and quality is fair.

Brussels Sprouts - Supplies are limited which is driving up prices - quality is fair. 

Cauliflower - Quality is fair with minor discoloration, supplies are limited, and pricing is high.

Citrus (Organic Grapefruit) - Supply has become limited. 

Citrus (Lime) - While their quality is great, their price is higher right now. 

Lettuce (Romaine - All Types) - Pricing is much higher than usual, quality is poor with discoloration and fringe burn.

Mushrooms - Expect a shortage in mushrooms over the next few weeks as there are many labor and supply shortages.

 

A Peek at Peak Seasons

Asparagus

Bananas

Berries (Blackberries, Blueberries, Raspberries)

Carrots

Citrus (Grapefruit, Lemons, Oranges)

Kale

Kiwi 

Weather Update

California – Low pressure system will come through causing high winds and lows around 20-30.
Mexico – Very few possible showers this week, expect steady temperatures. 
Florida –  Expect a windy week with clear skies through next Friday.
Arizona – Strong winds at 30-40mph, slight chances of rain on and off this week. 
Ohio – Mostly cloudy skies all week, temperatures in the mid 30s. 

Commodities at a Glance

Apples: Quality is good, pricing is steady

Asparagus: Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is steady

Avocado: Quality is good, pricing is steady

Bell Peppers: Quality is good on all varieties, pricing is steady

Berries (Blackberries) : Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Berries (Blueberries): Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Berries (Raspberries): Quality is good, pricing is steady

Berries (Strawberries): Quality is fair, pricing is higher

Broccoli: Quality is fair, pricing is higher, supply is limited

Brussels Sprouts: Quality is fair, pricing is higher, supply is limited

Carrots: Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful, specialty is higher pricing

Cauliflower: Quality is fair, pricing is steady, supply is limited

Celery: Quality is great, pricing is steady, supply is steady

Citrus (Lemons): Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Citrus (Limes): Quality is great, pricing is higher, supply is steady

Citrus (Oranges): Quality is great and pricing is steady

Cucumbers: Quality is good, pricing is steady

Eggplant: Quality is good, pricing is steady

Garlic: Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is limited

Grapes (Green): Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is steady

Grapes (Red): Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is steady

Green Onions: Quality is fair, pricing is steady, supply is steady

Kale: Quality is great, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Lettuce Iceberg: Quality is good, pricing is lower, supply is steady

Lettuce Leaf: Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is limited

Lettuce Leaf (Tender): Quality is fair, pricing is steady, fair quality on all spinach varieties

Melon (Cantaloupe): Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is steady

Melon (Honeydew): Quality is great, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Melon (Watermelon): Quality is good, pricing is steady

Onions: Quality is good, pricing is higher

Pears: Quality is good, pricing is steady

Pineapples: Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is steady

Potatoes: Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is steady

Potatoes (Colored): Quality is good, pricing is steady, supply is steady

Squash: Quality is good with steady supplies, summer pricing is lower

Stone Fruit: Quality is good, pricing is higher, supplies are non-existent

Tomatoes: Quality is good, pricing is higher on specialty