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7/22/19

APPLES
QUALITY: GOOD
SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains unsettled as storage crops decline and many specialty varieties finish. Quality remains good.

ASPARAGUS
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market is active due to declining supplies out of Mexican after production was hindered by high temperatures and rain. Peruvian volumes have steadied, but remain too low to counter balance Mexico's shortage. Jumbo and XLs are extremely tight. Quality is fair to good. 

AVOCADOS QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains active. Volumes of 60ct and larger remain considerably tight. Market has the potential to remain elevated into September.




BERRIES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Raspberry, Blackberry and Blueberry markets are all relatively steady with good quality overall. Strawberry quality and supplies are steadily recovering from the unfavorable weather seen a couple weeks ago. 

BROCCOLI
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT
Market is unsettled as supplies tighten, however, quality has improved. Most common defects include brown beading and flowering. 

CARROTS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains steady with good supply and quality.

CAULIFLOWER
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains unsettled. Supplies are adequate with improved quality. 

CELERY
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Market is moving upward as demand increases. Quality remains good despite occasional mechanical damage, cracking and inconsistent sizing. 

CUCUMBERS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains active with strong demand. New crop is expected to begin in a few weeks. 

EGGPLANT
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market is active as supplies tighten with no relief expected for another week or so. Quality is fair to good. 

GRAPES
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is steady, however, sugar content is rather low out of Mexico. Higher quality product out of CA is tightening as growers wait for Brix level to rise. 

LETTUCE
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Markets remain active with supplies expected to remain short through July. Over-sizing, discoloration, wind damage, burn and insect damage are among the most commonly reported defect. Spring Mix market is relatively steady with fair to good quality. 

LEMONS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains strong on smaller sizes; limitations are likely to continue through the summer. Quality is good overall. 

LIMES
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is relatively steady on all sizes, however, previous flower loss is expected to impact August volumes. Quality remains fair to good. 

MELONS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Demand is exceeding supplies on Watermelons. New growing regions are expected to begin early August.  Warmer temperatures have Cantaloupes sizing up with higher Brix levels being reported. Honeydews production has declined with smaller fruit supplies quickly tightening. 

MUSHROOMS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is stable with good quality and adequate supply. 


ONIONS
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Yellow onions remain active with volumes unable to match steady demand. Red onion volumes have improved. White onions are steady.  Quality is fair to good. 


ORANGES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is steady, however, smaller sizes are still expected to remain light throughout the summer. Quality remains good. 

PEPPERS
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains active with tightening Red and Yellow Pepper supplies. Quality is fair to good overall.

PINEAPPLES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains active as growers struggle with seasonal summer production gaps. Supplies of larger fruit are rapidly tightening. 

POTATOES
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Red, Yukon and White Potatoes remain active due to CA production delays and TX having been hindered by wet weather conditions. Russets are also active with the new crop reportedly running behind schedule. Sweet potatoes are active with very tight supplies and no relief expected until August. Quality is fair to good. 

SQUASH
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains strong with supply shortages of both Zucchini and Yellow Squash, however, the new fields are expected to begin shortly.

TOMATOES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Markets are steady overall, however, Romas and Grapes are seeing some upward movement due to supply limitations.  


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