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Retail Visit Review: What’s in the Produce Aisles at the End of February

Tuesday’s retail visit out to the local stores indicated nothing too out of the ordinary for this time of year. Mexican hot house product is available in large volumes with great quality, a normal […]

Retail Visit Review: Kicking off 2015

This past Tuesday marked our first retail visit of 2015. Super Bowl promotions, some pending tropical market shift, along with greenhouse product consistencies were visible in all supermarkets this January. Here’s what we saw:

Avocados – […]

Welcome to October – Fall Veggies and Running Update

We are having a nice start to fall up here in the Pacific Northwest, and it looks like it will be a great Thanksgiving weekend for Canada and Columbus Day weekend for the US! […]

MAY – what’s on your plate?

For most of us, May signals the start to BBQ season! So, let’s look at some popular May plate items:

M – Mangoes. Current USDA Market news show mangoes crossing from Mexico through Texas and […]