Market Report

Market Alerts

Asparagus - Prices are higher as a result of the supply being limited due the grass in Mexico transitioning.

Avocado - While avocados are in good quality, pricing is higher than usual and supplies are limited. 

Blueberries - Pricing this week is higher than usual, expect this for a few weeks.

Broccoli - Quality is fair due to heat, and supplies are limited so prices have been rising.

Brussels Sprouts - Supplies remain tight and prices are currently high, expect this through next week as well.

Cauliflower - Supplies are limited resulting in higher prices, and quality is fair.

Green Onions - Even though quality is good, supplies are limited so prices are higher. 

Herbs (Chervil) - Quality is poor and supplies are non existent. 

Lettuce (Iceberg & Romaine) - Quality is fair and supply is limited, resulting in higher prices. 

Melons (Honeydew) - While their quality is looking great, the supply has become tight causing higher pricing. 

Onions - Quality is fair, supply is limited and driving prices up. 

 

A Peek at Peak Seasons

Banana

Blackberries

Carrots

Celery

Grapes (Red & Green)

Kale

Raspberries

Weather Update

California – Expect stable temperatures this week as a cooling trend begins. 
Mexico – Isolated thunderstorms are expected frequently through the week. 
Florida –  Clear skies are on their way a low pressure system moves through the area. 
Arizona – Above average temperatures are expected.
Ohio – Mostly sunny this week with a few isolated thunderstorms popping up through the week. 

Commodities at a Glance

Apples: Quality is good, pricing is higher

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

Avocado: Quality is good, pricing is higher, supplies are limited

Bell Peppers: Quality is good on all, pricing is high on green, and lower on red/yellow

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

Berries (Blueberries): Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is limited

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 lower, supply is limited

Carrots: Quality is good, pricing is steady

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

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

Citrus (Lemons): Quality is good, pricing is higher, supply is limited. Organic is good quality with lower pricing.

Citrus (Limes): Quality is good, pricing is steady

Citrus (Oranges): Quality is good, pricing is steady

Cucumbers: Quality is good, pricing is higher

Eggplant: Quality is good, pricing is higher

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

Grapes (Green): Quality is great, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Grapes (Red): Quality is great, pricing is steady, supply is plentiful

Green Onions: Quality is fair, pricing is higher, supply is limited

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

Lettuce Iceberg: Quality is fair, pricing is higher, supply is limited

Lettuce Leaf: Quality is fair, pricing is higher

Lettuce Leaf (Tender): Quality is good, pricing is steady. Organic spinach supply limited with higher prices.

Melon (Cantaloupe): Quality is great, pricing is higher, supply is steady

Melon (Honeydew): Quality is great, pricing is higher, supply is limited

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

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

Pears: Quality is good, pricing is steady

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

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

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

Squash: Quality is good, with steady supplies. Pricing is lower on summer varieties

Stone Fruit: Quality is good, pricing is steady

Tomatoes: Quality is good, pricing is higher