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Market Report for the week of April 8, 2019

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Early crop Watermelons have outstanding quality right now with high sugar content and beautiful color. Full production should be in full swing by mid-April. Strawberries are in better supply this week. Pricing will come down to normal range by the middle of the month. Blueberries are still in tight supply however. Pricing will begin to slide as volumes improve over...

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Market Report for the week of April 1, 2019

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Now is a good time to include Raspberries and Blackberries on spring menus as we’re coming into peak season. Blackberries in particular have excellent flavor. Strawberries are still in short supply with higher pricing. Harvests will gradually larger as the month progresses. Look for better volumes towards mid-month. Florida and Mexico grown fruit are finishing up,...

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Market Report for the week of March 25, 2019

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The Mexican Hass Avocado Market continues to increase. There are less orchards to harvest from, so this puts more pressure on the fruit that is available causing price increases, which is expected to continue through the end of the month. Smaller sized fruit are more limited. Cavalier Produce does not have any of the recalled Avocados from Henry Avocado Company....

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Market Report for the week of March 18, 2019

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We are on the verge of so many varieties of produce coming into season. Now is the time to start planning your late spring and summer menus. Florida Sweet Corn has started to harvest and we are expecting peak volumes in early April to mid-May. These will be non-GMO super sweet varieties, including bi-color. Spring crop of Florida Watermelons are expected to peak in...

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Market Report for the week of March 11, 2019

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We are seeing good supplies of Red Delicious, Gala, and Fuji Apples. Demand has been solid with steady pricing. More limited have been Granny Smith and Golden DeliciousApples – especially on smaller sized fruit. The market has gone down slightly on Asparagus. We are seeing plenty of available supplies with good quality. Production has returned closer to average for...

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