Fruit Notifications

Berry Update

Wed, April 10th, 2024

Quality in all growing regions...


Fri, March 22nd, 2024

Watermelon supplies remain tight...

Oranges and Lemons

Mon, Feb 12th, 2024

Oranges and Lemons market...


Wed, Feb 7th, 2024

Current field conditions in California...

Crop Update- Weather

Wed, Jan 31st, 2024

The West Coast is bracing...

Imported Grapes

Wed, Jan 31st, 2024

There is an extreme shortage of...

Imported Grapes

Wed, Jan 17th, 2024

The supply chain on imported grapes...


Fri, Jan 5th, 2024

Strawberries remain extremely...

Navel Oranges

Tues, Jan 2nd, 2024

Navel Oranges are very tight...

California Strawberry

Thurs, Dec 28th, 2023

Please be aware that Oxnard area will be struggling...


Fri, Dec 8th, 2023

Shippers are reaching the end of...

Oranges (Rain in the Central Valley)

Tues, Nov 7th, 2023

Oranges (Rain in the Central Valley)...

Blueberries- Extreme

Thurs, Nov 2nd, 2023

Early weather in the Peruvian season negatively affected..


Thurs, Nov 2nd, 2023

We are experiencing a very small shortage of strawberries...

Mixed Berry Shortage

Fri, Oct 6th, 2023

We are experiencing very high temperatures in Salinas and Watsonville..

Blueberry Shortage

Thurs, Sept 21st, 2023

BLUEBERRIES- We expect this shortage to continue through the month of October.

Granny Smith Apples

Tues, August 8th, 2023

Granny Smiths are continuing to define the term "tight supply"...


Thurs, August 3rd, 2023

Pineapple supplies are incredibly scarce across all regions (Costa Rica, South America, and Mexico)...


Thurs, August 3rd, 2023

Avocado 48ct and larger sizes continue to be extremely scarce...


Mon, July 31st, 2023

STRAWBERRIES: We are seeing a steady decline in berry production out of all growing regions. We are in a demand exceeds supply situation. Here are a few of the reasons we are seeing this scarcity of supply. ...


Wed, March 29th, 2023

Please see the current field conditions in between rain events out of the Oxnard and Santa Maria areas. As you can see the fields are ...

Asparagus, Limes and Broccolini/Sweet Baby Broccoli/Artisan Broccoli

Fri, February 17th, 2023

With recent weather and transition conditions, we wanted to provide an update on the following commodities: Asparagus, Limes and Broccolini/Sweet Baby...

Yuma Transition, Lettuce, and Berries

Wed, November 9th, 2022

The western vegetable industry continues to experience a series of challenges due to extreme weather and heavy disease pressure resulting in lower yields,...

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