Important Weather/Crop Updates
- Pineapple remain limited due to the ex-tremely dry and hot conditions in Costa Rica.
- After finding live samples of oriental fruit files, Florida Department of Agri-culture ordered quarantine of Home-stead, FLA therefore no product may be harvested. Supplies will be affected.
Pumpkin Season is Here!
Fall’s famous fruit that is good for you. Provides calcium, foliate and beta-carotene. Smaller sized pumpkins have a more tender and sweet flavor. Pumpkin can be prepared like any other squash.
- Red and White Malanga prices are higher this week. Costa Rica is anticipating a lost production this year due to extreme weather conditions.
- Mangos are shipping out of Brazil with good quality.
- Florida Avocados are extremely limited.
- Hass Avocados are steady with excellent quality.
- Local White & Round Potatoes and Onions. Are plentiful
New Seasonal Items
- Apples from NY
- Fall Squash
- Florida Tangerines
- Florida Grapefruit
- Florida Juice Oranges
Items that are finishing for the season
- Imported Navels
- Red & Black Plums