Category: Produce Update

Stefan: The word from Cawston is that there will be good volume on most apples until late December which means if you want to run ADs on any particular variety please let us know. Origino will...
I tried to get you all primed for chestnuts last week, and then the USDA put an inspection hold on them and they were at the border for several days – finally getting delivered today.  You’ll...
Jodi: November and December is when the citrus listings start to multiply… and all the tasty things start coming on. So here are some cliff notes for what’s to come in the next month (with brief...
Stefan: Well this is the last week we will receive Myers Farm produce. We should have enough supply to tide us over into next week. Get it while you can! We will still have Two EEs Farm greens and...
Just some fast notes today – we know you’re all desperately trying to get your costumes on and get out the door, or race home to hand out candy to trick/treaters.  Apples galore – there is so...
Stefan:This week really looks like the last week for local ground crops. We still haven’t had that frost that ends local production but it has to be coming soon. Secrest is still shipping tomatoes...
Stefan: I don’t have much to comment on the local options this week as myself and a few other Discovery folks are just back from the PMA (Produce Marketing Association) convention in Anaheim. This is...
A few information tidbits – Monsanto has now contributed over $4M to try to influence the GMO labeling initiative in Oregon up for vote mid-November.  The same company has announced that because...
Stefan:The way we know we have hit the wall on the local season is when Marlene Myers gives us a call to say that we better get some US backup for her lettuce supply and this happened yesterday. So...
You will probably want to read a recent report funded by Vancity Credit Union here in Vancouver, released today – also featured in today’s Vancouver Sun, read it online with video as well!  The...
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