C&L Produce Buyer’s Report

A great array of fruits and vegetables are being harvested locally. The challenging weather conditions of last week made it difficult for crews to work as well as directly damaging the fruits that were ready for picking. With the demand still high, the market was filled with

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Buyer’s Report May 2022

CALIFORNIA GROWN PRODUCTS: Local coastal grown snap peas, fava beans and English peas are all rich in flavor at the moment! Also thriving on the California coast are artichokes. Coke Farms has been sending in some beautiful 30 ct and baby loose sizes. Yes, you read the

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C&L Produce Buyer’s Report

California Grown Products: Drum roll please…. DURST ORGANIC GROWERS ASPARAGUS WILL BE IN HOUSE FOR THURSDAY’S DELIVERIES! Spring always gets us absolutely sprung on this California asparagus; there is something so special about what they are pulling out of the ground up in Esparto, CA.  Other local

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C&L Produce Market Report

Cara Cara Orange

CALIFORNIA GROWN PRODUCTS: Crisp, cool, colorful citrus! We have some WONDERFUL citrus options right now. Stem and leaf tangerines, Satsumas, kumquats, blood oranges, oro blanco pomelos and cara cara oranges are all tasting SO fantastic right now. All of these items are peaking in big flavor around

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C&L Produce Buyer’s Report

Well, well, well… usually we can never tell when winter is around the corner… but IT’S HERE EN FORCE! Cold temperatures and full days of rain sure are beautiful to see and do feel refreshing. But of course, this weather has made it somewhat challenging for California

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C&L Produce Buyers Report

August 20, 2021 CALIFORNIA GROWN PRODUCTS: We are seeing some really nice California grown globe, Chinese and Japanese eggplants. We are continuing to source the heirloom varieties of Hansel, Gretel and fairytale. We are offering these beauties in a mixed 10# case, so make sure to check

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