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Market Update

By Patrick Huber | September 14, 2017 |

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Avocado: Supplies from Mexico are still at historically low levels keeping the market at extremely high. This looks to be the trend for the next three weeks. Broccoli: The previous and current…

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Market Report

By Patrick Huber | September 14, 2017 |

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Avocado: Supplies from Mexico are still at historically low levels keeping the market at extremely high. This looks to be the trend for the next three weeks.   Strawberries: Record high temperatures and…

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Market Report

By Patrick Huber | September 7, 2017 |

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect: Apples: Granny-smith apples are still in a demand exceeds supplies situation in Washington and California. Asparagus: Due to Hurricane Irma, inbounds will be delayed from Peru starting Friday 9/8. Avocado: Demand exceed supplies…

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Market Report

By Patrick Huber | August 31, 2017 |

Here is a qucik overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect: Avocado: Mexico’s summer crop is small and limited. Mexican growers continue to hold field prices high as U.S. importers push to get a share of this limited amount of fruit. Bell Peppers:…

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Market Report

By Matthew Maennche | August 25, 2017 |

Here is a qucik overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect: Avocado: Short supply with demand far exceeding supply. We are expecting prices to go up substantially with limited availability. Bell Peppers: These are the most reasonable markets we’ve seen all summer. Blueberries:…

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Avocado Cartel

By Matthew Maennche | August 4, 2017 |

Mexican Avocado availability will be touch & go for the balance of August and most likely through September for the following reasons outlined below. Rumors are circulating that the drug cartel in Mexico is controlling avocado prices. Most likely it has very little to do with the drug cartel; however,…

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Market Report – Asparagus Shortage

By Matthew Maennche | July 13, 2017 |

Mexico Asparagus:        Recently Mexico has experienced heavy rains and lower evening temperatures which resulted in lower volume & lower production. As of today, growing regions are forecasting 4 days without any rain. This is good and does help, however, there is another heavy storm arriving next week which will…

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