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ProduceIQ: Prices whiplash as Georgia volume knocks

- Analysis
After only a moment of record high prices, markets begin descending. The overall industry’s price decline has two major drivers: supply volume increased in both vegetables in South Georgia and stone fruit from the Northwest.

Magic Sun expands product line and sales staff

- General News
Magic Sun, a leading hydroponic grower in Mexico, is seeing continued growth and demand in its original tomato product line.

ProduceIQ: Supply shortages drive prices higher

- Analysis
Prices are on the upswing, climbing another 7 percent on an industry-wide basis.

ProduceIQ: Growers struggle to push prices higher into break-even levels

- Analysis
Despite valiant surges by bell pepper and cauliflower, the produce industry needs an increase in demand to drive up struggling prices.

Ark Foods introduces purple bell pepper

- General News
Ark Foods has set out to challenge what grocery shoppers think when they hear “Bell Peppers.”

Florida-grown vegetable price rise could go through winter holidays

- Analysis
The tropical storm that hit Florida in November and damaged crops could have lasting effects on vegetable markets.

Mexico takes larger share of U.S. bell pepper market in 2020

- General News
Despite the turbulence in the economy this year, the bell pepper continues to be a strong crop in multiple regions. However, as a side effect of the pandemic, this year the market share changed dramatically, and two regions specifically felt this effect.

Mexico props up bell pepper market

- General News
Somewhere in Mexico there has to be a billboard that says, Bienvenido a la tierra de los pimientos. Welcome to the land of peppers.

ProduceIQ: Price rises led by lettuce and bell peppers

- General News
Our comment last week that Iceberg Lettuce “is poised to climb higher” proved to be an understatement.

ProduceIQ: Produce prices rise with moderate fire and hurricane disruptions

- Analysis
Unique events dominate the headlines this week, though fortunately having only a slight impact on prices.