Local Market Report
Produce Market Report for Week of
July 27, 2015
by Coastal Sunbelt
Produce | July 27, 2015
Coastal Organic Pricing
Local Market Report
New ORGANIC Items for next week:
ORGANIC Fruit Updates
· · Apples/Pears
o Most apples are in decent supply for next week
o Anjou pears are in stock - New crop California Bartlett pears also started to harvest this week in California – we also will be bringing this in over the next couple of weeks
o Strawberries –slightly higher prices on strawberries next week, they’re still a great deal!
o Blueberries are steady
o Raspberries from Driscoll seeing slightly higher pricing
o Lemons continue to increase price for the summer months – this is normal and happens every year on organic lemons.
o Oranges – steady with great quality from Sundance Natural Foods
o Grapefruits are out
o Limes are in
o Pineapples – new arrival today from Kingston, back to normal pricing!
o Bananas are steady along with Kiwi
· Summer Fruit
o Cherries are gapping
o Nectarines - 54/56ct are here and are beautiful!
o Plums- we’re crossing our fingers for plums in the next couple of weeks!
Melons – are gapping, Cantaloupes and Watermelons should make another appearance in a few weeks
ORGANIC Veggie Updates
· Broccoli/Cauliflower - markets are up on both for next week as supply tightens up.
· Celery - Markets are waaay down - good time to promote. 30ct and 18x2ct Hearts are in!
· Cucumbers – 36ct have much lower pricing!
· Greens –
o Lower pricing on Rainbow Chard for next week
o Kales – steady supply and good quality
· Lettuces – good pricing continues for Romaine, Red Leaf is out
o Zucchini – seeing lower pricing
o Yellow – very limited quantity and pricing is high
o Winter squash – good variety is still available – we have Delicata, a few red Kuri and Acorn.
o Grape tomatoes – steady supply and price
o Roma – good supply with slightly higher pricing
o 11lb On the Vine – new shot coming today
o Cherry and Mixed Heirloom tomatoes are in, higher pricing
o Greenhouse 39ct – in with great pricing
Contact your salesperson or call
410-799-8000 with any questions.