Here are some fast facts regarding the produce industry from the May 17th edition of the Legacy Foodservice Alliance Market News:
- AVOCADO & ARUGULA — Good supply and quality.
- LETTUCE — Quality is fair to good as maturing varies and sizing in some stand’s approaches Jumbo sizing for palletized. Foodservice quality is very good.
- CARROTS — Jumbo carrot supplies are limited, and sizing and availability should improve around June. Snack Pack supplies are limited due to school use increases. Some quality issues are stem-end discoloration in processed product and woody cores.
- CAULIFLOWER — Markets are active as yields have declined due to cooler weather on the central coast of CA. Better supplies are expected next week. Quality and condition are fair to mostly good.
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