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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

September 20, 2019

Tomatoes: Up slightly.  Quality is mixed

 

Potatoes: Idahos down some.  New crop is in!

 

Lettuces: moving up some.  Heat related quality issues

 

Cauliflower: Steady

 

Broccoli: Up $8.  Heat related quality issues

 

Grapes: Steady

 

Strawberries: Up $1-2

 

Melons: Lopes up $2-3

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Steady

 

Peppers: Steady

 

Onions: Steady

 

Celery: Steady

 

Apples: Steady

 

Cucumbers: Steady

 

Limes: Stabilizing some

 

Avocados: Steady

 

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

September 13, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady

Potatoes: Idahos up $2-5.  Last of the old crop, prices increasing.  New crop starts soon. 

Lettuces: Steady

Cauliflower: Steady

Broccoli: Up $4

Grapes: Steady

Strawberries: Up $1-2

Melons: Lopes up $2.  Watermelon up $2

Lemons: Steady

Squash: Steady

Peppers: Steady

Onions: Steady

Celery: Steady

Apples: Steady

Cucumbers: Steady

Limes: Up $15 for large box, $3 small box

Avocados: Trying to get cheaper.  Keeping a close eye on this.

 

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

September 6, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady but still on the high side

Potatoes: Idahos up $2-5.  Last of the old crop, prices increasing.  New crop starts soon. 

Lettuces: Iceberg steady, Romaine down $3

Cauliflower: up $6

Broccoli: Up $4

Grapes: Steady

Strawberries: Up $1-2

Melons: Steady

Lemons: Steady

Squash: Steady

Peppers: Steady

Onions: Steady

Celery: Steady

Apples: Steady

Cucumbers: Steady

Limes: Up $15 for large box, $3 small box

Avocados: Trying to get cheaper.  Keeping a close eye on this.

 

 

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

August 23, 2019

Tomatoes: Smaller sizes (6×6) are up.  Good quality

 

Potatoes: Idahos up $2-5.  Last of the old crop, prices increasing.  New crop starts soon. 

 

Lettuces: up $1-2

 

Cauliflower: Steady

 

Broccoli: Steady

 

Grapes: up $2 for good quality, large fruit

 

Strawberries: Steady

 

Melons: Steady

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Steady

 

Peppers: Steady

 

Onions: Down $4-5

 

Celery: Steady

 

Apples: Up $3-4

 

Cucumbers: Steady

 

Limes: Up $10 for large box, $3 small box

 

Avocados: Heading back up….sorry…

 

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

August 16, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady

Potatoes: Idahos up $2-5, particularly larger sizes.  Last of the old crop, prices increasing 

Lettuces: Stabilizing.  Lower prices

Cauliflower: Steady

Broccoli: Steady

Grapes: up $3

Strawberries: Steady

Melons: Steady

Lemons: Steady

Squash: Steady

Peppers: Steady

Onions: Starting to come down

Celery: Steady

Apples: Steady

Cucumbers: Steady

Limes: Up $2

Avocados: Going back up

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

August 9, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady

 

Potatoes: Idahos up $2-5.  Last of the old crop, prices increasing 

 

Lettuces: Stabilizing.  Lower prices

 

Cauliflower: up $4

 

Broccoli: Steady

 

Grapes: Steady

 

Strawberries: Steady

 

Melons: Steady

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Steady

 

Peppers: Green up $2

 

Onions: Remain higher 

 

Celery: Steady

 

Apples: Steady

 

Cucumbers: Steady

 

Limes: Up $2

 

Avocados: Coming down significantly 

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

August 2, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady

 

Potatoes: Idahos up $2-5.  Last of the old crop, prices increasing 

 

Lettuces: Stabilizing.  Lower prices

 

Cauliflower: up $4

 

Broccoli: Steady

 

Grapes: Steady

 

Strawberries: Steady

 

Melons: Steady

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Steady

 

Peppers: Green up $2

 

Onions: Remain higher 

 

Celery: Steady

 

Apples: Steady

 

Cucumbers: Steady

 

Limes: Up $2

 

Avocados: Coming down significantly 

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

July 19, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady

 

Potatoes: Larger size Idaho up $1

 

Lettuces: EXTREME MARKET CONDITIONS CONTINUE>  SUPER HIGH PRICES.  SHORTAGES POSSIBLE

 

Cauliflower: Steady

 

Broccoli: Up $2-4

 

Grapes: New crop California.  Steady price

 

Strawberries: Up $2

 

Melons: Steady

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Yellow remains high.  Zucchini down

 

Peppers: Green up $2

 

Onions: Remain higher

 

Celery: Steady

 

Apples: Steady

 

Cucumbers: Steady

 

Limes: Up $2

 

Avocados: Remain high.

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Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

July 12, 2019

Tomatoes: Slightly higher

 

Potatoes: Larger size Idaho up $1

 

Lettuces: EXTREME MARKET CONDITIONS CONTINUE>  SUPER HIGH PRICES.  SHORTAGES POSSIBLE

 

Cauliflower: Steady

 

Broccoli: Steady

 

Grapes: New crop California.  Steady price

 

Strawberries: Up $1-2,  Quality improving

 

Melons: Steady

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Yellow remains high.  Zucchini down

 

Peppers: Green steady.  Reds and yellow up $5

 

Onions: Remain higher

 

Celery: Finally!  down

 

Apples: Steady

 

Cucumbers: Up $3-4

 

Limes: Steady

 

Avocados: Historic high prices!  Some relief in sight in 1-2 weeks

 

 

 

Produce Market Report

By | Chef's Feed, Produce Market Report

July 5, 2019

Tomatoes: Steady

 

Potatoes: Larger size Idaho up $1

 

Lettuces: EXTREME MARKET CONDITIONS>  SUPER HIGH PRICES.  SHORTAGES POSSIBLE

 

Cauliflower: Steady

 

Broccoli: Steady

 

Grapes: New crop California.  Steady price

 

Strawberries: Up $1-2,  Quality just so-so

 

Melons: Steady

 

Lemons: Steady

 

Squash: Up $4

 

Peppers: Green steady.  Reds and yellow up $5

 

Onions: up $6-8

 

Celery: Remains high but seeing some relief

 

Apples: Steady

 

Cucumbers: Steady

 

Limes: Steady

 

Avocados: Historic high prices!