Market Update – April 2021

Spring has sprung and the. warmer weather has begun! 1st Quality is looking forward to a busy April with new produce coming into season. Be on the lookout for more produce news!

Top Five Alerts

01. Limes

Low yields in Mexico are creating a more active market. Supply expected to be tight for the next week or so.

02. Avocados

Sizes experienced slight increase due to the rainfall, but will still be on the smaller end. Mexico will not harvest due to Easter weekend.

03. Yellow Bell Peppers

Yellow bell peppers are short on supply, but prices remain the same.

04. Strawberries

Demand increases due to Easter season, but supply is limited due to the rainfall.

05. Blackberries

As of now, all mixed berries are short due to the cooler weather.

What's in Season?

See below for details

In Season Produce:

  • Asparagus
  • Green Beans
  • Cauliflower
  • Celery
  • Broccoli
  • Lettuce
  • Squash
  • Cucumbers
  • Onions
  • Tomatoes
  • Lemons
  • Oranges
  • Melons

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