20 07 2009

Weekly ProduceBag of Veggies

The mild summer has contributed to a weak supply for imports and local produce.
Carrots, Onions & Potatoes prices are high, local produce is just starting to arrive in the markets. Strawberries are on their way out.

Best Buys for Veggies: Ontario Asparagus, Green & Yellow Beans, English Cucumbers, Radicchio.

Best Buys for Fruit: Blackberries, Cherries, Yellow Plums, Honeydews, Mangos, Pineapples & Watermelon.
Bag of Veggies

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Weekly Produce

9 03 2009

 

Bag of Veggies

Poor weather in Florida will affect prices. Fruit supply is down and prices are up as the South American season also comes to a close.

 

Best Buys for Veggies: Beets, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Carrots, Mini White Potatoes (cheaper than red), Field Tomatoes, Onions, Radicchio, Green Leaf Lettuce & Turnip

 

Best Buys for Fruit: Blackberries, Cantaloupes, Honeydews, Clementines, Kiwi, Mangoes, Red Grapefruit, Nectarines, Peaches, Pineapples & Watermelons





Weekly Seasonal Produce

9 02 2009

Strawberry prices will be higher due to the demand of Valentine’s Day, and the strawberries1subzero temperatures from the Florida growing regions. Green peppers are  also high.

 

Best Buys for Veggies: Beets, Cabbage, Carrots, Mini White Potatoes (cheaper than red), Field Tomatoes, Onions, Radicchio, Green Leaf Lettuce & Turnip

 

Best Buys for Fruit: Blackberries, Blueberries, Clementines, Kiwi, Mangoes, Red Grapefruit, Nectarines, Peaches & Pineapples.

 

Popular fro Valentines Day – Blood Oranges, Pomegranates & Stem Strawberries





Weekly Seasonal Produce

11 11 2008

Fruit selections are limited as the California tree fruit season has come to an end and the South American season is just beginning.bag-of-veggies

 

Best Buys for Veggies: Beets, Carrots, Cauliflower, Hothouse Red & Yellow Peppers, Mini White Potatoes, Hothouse & Cluster Tomatoes, Cooking & Red Onions, Butternut & Pepper Squash &  Sugarsnap Peas.

 

Best Buys for Fruit: Clemintines, Figs, Kiwi Fruit, Mangos, small Red Grapefruit, Honeydews, Pineapples, Strawberries & Watermelons.





Weekly Seasonal Produce

3 11 2008

Prices are going up this week!
Supply is down and can’t meet demand, so prices will spike as a result.
Tomatoes, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Celery, Iceberg Lettuce, Green Peppers & Snow Peas will go up.

Best Buys for Veggies: Asparagus, Beets, Carrots, Red * Yellow Hothouse Peppers, and Mini White Potatoes

Best Buys for Fruit: Hothouse & Cluster Honeydews, Pineapples, Strawberries, Watermelons and some Oranges.





Weekly Seasonal Produce

27 10 2008

We are in the thick of Hot House season; Bell Peppers and Tomatoes are especially good buys.
Expect to see prices go up dramatically on imported products due to the drop in the dollar.

Best Buys for Veggies: Beets, Carrots, regular Cucumbers, Hot House Red & Yellow Peppers, Mini White Potatoes, Hothouse & Cluster Tomatoes, Radicchio & Zucchini

Best Buys for Fruit: Bananas, Kiwi, Figs, Mangos, Nectarines, Peaches, Plums, Oranges & Pineapple





Weekly Seasonal Produce

20 10 2008

Best Buys for Veggies: Beets, Carrots, , English Cucumbers, Red & Yellow Hothouse Peppers, Mini White Potatoes, Hothouse & Cluster Tomatoes, Radicchio & Zucchini. 

Best Buys for Fruit: Bananas, Kiwi Fruit, Mangos, Figs, Nectarines, Peaches, Plums & Pineapples.