Dale's Produce Update
- Jan. 15, 2018
- Market Update
- Navels are seeing a gradual shift to larger sizing as we move through January. Peaking on 88/72/113/56, mostly Fancy grade. All shippers are now packing.
- Organic Navels are available in good volume. Sizing is 72/56/88, mostly Fancy grade.
- Cara Caras are now in full production with good demand. Peaking 88/72/56. Crop is down slightly this year.
- Blood Oranges are now in full production, peaking 113/88/138.
- Lemons are tightening up. Large sizes mostly available
- CA Meyer Lemons,
- Minneola Tangelos (cross between a grapefruit and tangerine) have begun harvesting with limited availability. Peaking on 64/80/56/48. Loading in Yuma, AZ and Coachella, CA..
- Pummelos have good volumes, mostly fancy grade, peaking on 14/18/23. Chinese New Year promotions have begun so demand is ramping up!
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