Market Alert – Limited Availability on Avocados, Potatoes, Tomatoes – February 21, 2020

Avocados The avocado market continues to climb and supplies are expected to become extremely limited going forward. Crossings from Mexico are becoming lighter each week and we will inevitably feel the supply chain tighten up …

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Market Alert – Winter Weather Woes Continue

Weather: The weather in the southern desert / Mexico growing regions is expected to warm up this week. Day time temps will range in the mid to high 70’s and night time temps will drop …

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Market Alert – Winter Weather Woes

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Market Alert – Tomato Shortage Continues With Increased Prices

Expect increased prices on tomatoes through January. The gap in tomato supplies continues to drive prices higher due to the weather issues experienced earlier in the year. Weather patterns in Mexico and Florida resulted in …

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Romaine Advisory – November 22, 2019

Romaine Advisory At this time, this is an advisory, not a recall. We will update if necessary. The CDC and the FDA are investigating a multistate outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce …

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Market Alert – Lettuce, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Potatoes

The transition of crops from Salinas, CA to Yuma, AZ is completed and unfortunately, September hail storms and heavy rain in Yuma caused major damage to lettuce crops. With the hail wiping out a majority of the …

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November 4 – Market Alert – Potato Shortage Continues

Market Alert – Potato Shortage Continues As we Approach the 2019-2020 storage potato season, we are now seeing the effects of the challenges we faced along the way. Extremely cold weather and storm systems have …

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November 4 – Voluntary Recall Alert – Mann’s Packing Veggie Power Blend

  Mann’s Packing Voluntary Recall Mann’s Packing has announced the voluntary recall of a series of vegetable products sold and distributed in the United States and Canada.  The voluntary recall is a response to a …

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October 17 – Market Alert – Important: Please Read

As we approach Transition to Yuma, Arizona all suppliers are stretching their acreage in Salinas, California to prevent a major gap before the Yuma season begins. The September hail storms and heavy rain in Yuma caused …

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October 16 – Market Alert – Potato Supply Issues Continue to Worsen

  We will continue to update as more information becomes available. North Dakota is also evaluating and estimating a 40% crop loss with the amount of water and snow that transpired from the recent storm.  …

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