Lettuce Leaf - Rain and cold weather have hit the desert region, affecting quality and
Lettuce Iceberg - Rain and cold temperatures will hit the Yuma region all this week.
Production will be limited.
Stone Fruit - Availability is dependent on container arrivals. This week, plums have been
limited. We expect better supplies by the weekend.
Citrus (Oranges) - 138’s remain very limited, keep putting orders in advance for better
Onions -Optimal storage for onions is a cool, dry, well-ventilated area with temps from
Berries (Blueberries) - Look for higher pricing and lighter availability on this item.
Potatoes - Markets remain elevated. Some lots will exhibit peepers and light mold.
Berries (Raspberries) - The same rains affecting the Mexican strawberries are reducing
yields on this item as well.
Berries (Strawberries) - Rains in Central Mexico and Baja have caused temporary shortages out of those areas. \
Potatoes (colored) - Markets higher on red and white potatoes. Supplies limited on B size and #2 grade reds.
Grapes (Green) - Honduras cucumbers are in peak season.
Grapes (Red) - Chilean supplies are improving and prices are decreasing. However, we expect things to change quickly 3-4 weeks from
now. We may experience a possible shortage as we look toward Mexico transition.
Avocados (Mexican) - Mexican growers posturing for elevated field prices and scaling back on the harvest. 48’s and larger holding at a premium. Demand exceeds supply.
Tomatoes (Western) - Adverse weather has greatly reduced harvest schedules and crossings. Product is very limited this week. Elevated market expected through February.