The ASOEX Citrus Committee reported that the 2021 lemon season began with harvests in week 15 with the Messina, Eureka, and Genova varieties, and during week 19 the first shipments were made.
Memorial Day pull sends prices skyward. The industry is looking at the highest week #21 prices of all time.
Don’t be alarmed. The inclusion of the seasonal cherry harvest explains virtually all the $0.22 increase to the overall industry index this week.
Limoneira Company, a diversified citrus growing, packing, selling and marketing company with related agribusiness activities and real estate development operations, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended October 31, 2020.
Argentina, one of the largest exporters of pears and lemons in the world, has exported nearly 800,000 tons of fresh fruit in the first 10 months of this year.
Citrus demand has been huge during the pandemic, including lemons. But prices have stabilized in the past month to a similar level as last year.
SiCar Farms announces their quality and highly nutritious lemons are available.
Chile has become a key supply source for lemons over the summer months, shipping 55,000 tons to the U.S. market in 2019.
Citrus exporters to the U.S. are finding a hot market this summer as retail demand has been explosive during the pandemic.
Pandemic-induced consumer demand for citrus continues to produce strength to the orange and lemon markets.