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Market Report for the week of August 13, 2018

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By mid-week we should be seeing Eastern Crop Apples starting with Gala and Ginger Golds. Honeycrisp Apples will be starting later this month. The California Grape season is now in full swing. The fruit are looking beautiful, with excellent flavor. The market is stable. Strawberries from California are still going strong with nice quality and good...

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Market Report for the week of August 5, 2018

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There is an abundance of both Cantaloupes and Honeydew Melons. Prices are looking good with supplies far exceeding demand. Quality has been exceptional. Look on the Specialty List for varieties like Canary, Casba, Crenshaw, Galia and Santa Claus. Pre-order these melons with your Account Manager. Tomatoes are looking especially nice. Whenever possible we are sending...

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Market Report for the week of July 30, 2018

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High temperatures in California have contributed to a demand-exceeds-supply situation for Lemons. A heat wave in the coastal region this month has brought on ripening much more quickly than usual with a lot of fruit falling off the tree. Typically growers will harvest the fruit when it’s green and let it ripen under storage conditions. At the tail end of the season,...

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Market Report for the week of July 16, 2017

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It’s Sweet Corn and Tomato season! Sweet Corn is plentiful from multiple growing regions. We are seeing nice, full cobs with sweet and juicy kernels. Vine Ripe Tomatoes production is really picking up. Look for prices to decrease with this increased availability of this summer favorite. Quality has been great. Grape Tomatoes are now also in full swing from...

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Market Report for the week of July 2, 2018

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** Happy Fourth of July! ** Grape Tomatoes are in excellent supply. Virginia Local Slicing Tomatoes are now available. Call in before 4 pm for best availability. Mangoes are becoming more readily available with volumes decreasing by the end of the month. Honey Ataulfo Mangoes will be available for a few weeks with supplies tampering off in the second half of the...

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Market Report for the week of June 25, 2018

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Washington State Cherries are in peak season! Dark Sweet Cherries and Rainier Cherries have good supplies with great quality – available by pre-order. Blueberry volumes are improving for their peak season. We have made the transition to full pint containers. Blueberries will be plentiful through the 4th of July holiday. Recent warm weather and well-timed rain...

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