Produce report

What is the latest in the produce report for America? The market report helps explain trends you are seeing at the grocery store and restaurants. The major vegetable harvest in Arizona is nearly done and shifting to the Central California Salinas Valley.

Cauliflower and Romaine Heart pricing remains high but is beginning to show signs of relief. The Avocado Market pricing continues to increase week over week. Supplies were lighter recently but are expected to increase as the market prepares for Cinco De Mayo. Historically pricing has increased significantly due to this Holiday. Strawberry supplies remain limited due to the rains several weeks ago. Strawberry quality isn’t great so consider substituting blackberries. The overall quality is good for the Tomato Markets out of Florida and Mexico.