This week’s Legacy Market News Report has valuable insight on various food industries. Here are some key takeaways for this week:
GREEN ONION: Market will remain steady to higher, with lighter volume due to the holidays.
ARUGULA: Good supply and overall good quality. Low percentages of discoloration from cold mornings.
LETTUCE: Supplies this week are right on budget. Quality is excellent with a nice green color and good texture. Weights are ranging from 38-42 pounds. Markets are expected to remain steady as we head into another holiday week.
POTATOES: Markets are mostly steady to lower on some sizes. Quality is good.
STRAWBERRIES: Markets will be steady through year’s end. Production continues to improve from Mexico, whereas volume from Oxnard and Santa Maria is declining. Quality should improve in the coming weeks, barring any weather disruptions.
ORANGES: Supplies are looking good on 88’s and smaller. 72’s and larger is holding firm on markets due to retail pull for the holiday. Quality is still looking nice on all of the Pro Mark label product.
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