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5/06/19

APPLES
QUALITY: GOOD
SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains steady with good quality being seen among all varieties, however, supplies are becoming increasingly heavier on larger sizes.

ASPARAGUS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Market continues to strengthen as WA, Baja and Peru struggle to meet strong demand. Quality is fair to good.  

AVOCADOS QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market remains unsettled due to growers in CA and Mexico having slowed down harvesting due to an abundance of older fruit, with heightened Mexican pricing not matching the US market. Quality is fair to good. 




BERRIES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Markets are steady with good supply. 

BROCCOLI
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT
Market remains active due to a decrease in yields after February's planting disruption. Quality is fair to good. Brocolini remains active as supplies continue to tighten. 



CARROTS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is steady with good supply. 

CAULIFLOWER
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market is active as demand outpaces supply due to the planting gap that occurred during February's rains. Quality is fair with inconsistent sizing and occasional mold being reported.  

CELERY
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Demand continues to exceed supplies with no relief expected until mid-June, early July. Extremely wet weather conditions back in February coupled with cooler temperatures heavily impacted CA's planting season.  Quality is fair. 



CUCUMBERS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is steady with good supply and improved quality. 

EGGPLANT
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is settling with increased supply and good quality. 

GRAPES
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Green Grapes remain active as supplies tighten, however, the Red Grape market is steady. Quality is fair to good overall.  

LETTUCE
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Markets continue to improve as supplies improve with better quality being seen among all varieties. 

LEMONS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market continues to strengthen. 165ct and smaller are in short supply due to seasonal rains having aided in shifting the sizing structure to larger fruit. 

LIMES
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains active due to packaging disruptions during Holy week and the Cinco de Mayo pull. Supplies are extremely limited on sizes larger than 230ct. Quality remains fair to good.  

MELONS
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Honeydew market is steady with good quality. Cantaloupes are strengthening due to strong demand and domestic production being delayed with cooler temperatures having affected the growing cycle. Watermelon supplies have improved.

MUSHROOMS
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market is settling, but expected to be extremely sensitive to demand fluctuations throughout spring. 


ONIONS
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: MODERATE

White and Red Onions continue strengthen with fair quality. Yellow Onions are steady with good quality and supply.


ORANGES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains steady with good quality.


PEPPERS
QUALITY: FAIR SUPPLY: SHORT

Market is settling for Green Bells as supplies and quality improve, however, Red and Yellow Bells remain unsettled with fair to good quality. Baja has begun production with Coachella expected to begin mid-May. 

PINEAPPLES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market remains strong, however, demand is expected to steadily decline. Quality remains good. 

POTATOES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Market is steady with good quality overall. 

SQUASH
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: SHORT

Zucchini market is steady with good supply and quality. Yellow squash is strengthening as supplies tighten due to Mexico having entered a production gap. 

TOMATOES
QUALITY: GOOD SUPPLY: MODERATE

Markets are steady with good quality.  


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