MARKET REPORT

October 15, 2020
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At a Glance…

Record breaking heat wave has affected all commodities. King City 90’s and Salinas 80’s. 

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Bell Peppers

Broccoli

Cauliflower

Celery

Onions

Lettuce

Romaine

Tomatoes - West

Tomatoes - East

Sourcing Update:

Bell Peppers

Pepper market is elevated as demand exceeds supply.

Broccoli

Supplies are light due to the extreme heat. Expect to see some discoloration on the heads.

Cauliflower

Good volume all week.

Celery

Markets are steady with plenty of supply.

Onions

All regions are shipping good quality and supply.

Lettuce

Markets are very active due to the light volume and virus present.

Tomatoes

Limited supply in California. Growers declaring Act of God through October.

Romaine

Supplies are limited and will remain this way until the transition down south in early November.

Apples

We are into fresh crop apples. Quality looks great.