This Week’s Highlights – February 26, 2018

  • Mangoes – Good supply and good availability.
  • Bananas – Markets are expected to remain active for the next 2-3 weeks with low availability.
  • English Cucumbers – There are excellent supplies crossing through Nogales and McAllen.
  • Broccolini – Demand exceeds supply for the next couple weeks due to strong winds and nighttime freezing temps.
  • Green Beans – The market is showing excellent supplies and quality. Promotable volume is available in the east.
  • Red Bell Pepper – Supplies are now shipping primarily through Nogales and markets are down. Quality is outstanding.
  • Citrus – Limes – The market is active; weather is affecting quality, and small sizes are tight.
  • Strawberries – While FL remains warm, CA has cooled down drastically, reducing harvests there, expect to see more white shoulders and smaller sizing.

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