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ProduceIQ: Lettuce prices spike, but asparagus falls to 10-year low

- Analysis
Low yields (with low quality), caused by hot California weather, are driving the entire Lettuce & Leaf category significantly higher, +29 percent.

Markon Crops Report: Vegetable prices remain high as cantaloupes transition

- General News
Weather problems continue to affect California vegetables, and increasing foodservice demand is causing some prices to rise.

Asparagus market’s rough spring is turning

- General News
Asparagus prices are rising as production winds down in the United States, but the pandemic clearly had an affect on the market this spring.

Peruvian asparagus exports fall in first trimester

- International
According to the Association of Exporters (ADEX), the coronavirus pandemic has caused a 16.6 percent decrease in Peruvian asparagus exports amounting to $75 million, in comparison to the $90 million the same time last year.

Markon Crop Report: Domestic supplies taking over

- General News
Domestic supplies of many crops will continue to ramp up now that we’re on the cusp of June.

Michigan asparagus season kicks off

- General News
As consumers eagerly await the arrival of this season’s crop of Michigan asparagus, the weather decided to make them wait just a little longer.

Peruvian asparagus importers promote new website

- General News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 4, 2020. The Peruvian Asparagus Importers Association (PAIA) publicizes their Peruvian Asparagus …

Markon crops report: Lettuce, strawberries offer high quality at low prices

- General News

Most crops have a hard time adjusting to changing demand, so the pandemic, which shut down …

Asparagus market regains strength

- General News
Stronger pricing has returned to the asparagus market, as volume has had a more dramatic drop.

Southern Specialties expands in Mexican asparagus

- General News

Southern Specialties, BB #:142198 a leading grower, importer, processor and distributor of asparagus is ramping up …