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Salinas crops continue to see effects from fires

- General News
The fires near Salinas, CA, growing regions in August continue to cause problems for growers, even after many have been contained.

Church Brothers Farms launches new Green Giant Fresh items

- General News
Church Brothers Farms is expanding its value-added offerings to the retail segment with the introduction of five new items under the Green Giant Fresh brand: Sweet baby broccoli, Sweet baby cauliflower, Spaghetti squash, Butternut squash and Sweet potato.

Steep drop in price as cauliflower demand slows

- General News
Retail cauliflower sales have slowed compared to early in the pandemic, though sales continue to post double-digit year-over-year growth.

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.

Markon Crops Report: Salinas heat raises prices

- General News
The heat in the Salinas, CA, area is affecting crops there, lowering volumes and causing prices to rise.

Markon Crops Report: Holiday demand returns for many items

- General News
Many fruits and vegetables are starting to see stronger demand with some restaurants opening back up and Memorial Day holiday demand.

Lots of cauliflower at low prices

- General News
Cauliflower prices are low, and volume and quality are strong. It looks to be another case of a crop planted before any pandemic knowledge, and now there are more supplies than demand.

Markon crops report: Potatoes and Onions in turmoil

- General News
Potatoes and onions are diverse crops grown in many areas of the country, and even with stronger retail demand, growers and marketers of neither could have anticipated the economic uncertainty that’s come with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Broccoli, cauliflower see demand fall during pandemic

- General News
Broccoli and cauliflower are two more vegetables that have seen consumer demand drop since the mid-March retail surge as cities around the United States issues shelter-in-place orders.

Five 2020 produce trends to watch

- Produce with Pamela
If it seems like cauliflower is still everywhere, you're not imagining things.