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Summer Stock: Potatoes and onions

- Produce Blueprints
Though not always associated with summer, plenty of potatoes move from June to September, too, according to Greg Zdroik, director of grower relations, sourcing, and logistics for grower-shipper RPE, LLC.

Summer Stock: Watermelon

- Produce Blueprints
Managing member of Earl Roy Enterprises, Cynthia Vead says one commodity in particular is a significant summer draw: watermelon, though she says it’s getting to be a year-round crop too, with imports.

Amaize promotes its sweet corn as ‘best corn you’ll ever eat’

- General News
Amaize sweet corn is a unique breed of white corn with a distinct pop, crunch, and ‘real corn’ flavor.

Summer Stock: Sweet corn and berries

- Produce Blueprints
For Mark Hayes, president of Harvard, IL-based grower-shipper Twin Garden Sales, Inc., summer produce means sweet corn.

Summer Stock: Dealing with zooming costs

- Produce Blueprints
What may not dissipate with the end of the pandemic are soaring costs, suppliers say. It starts with trucks.

Summer Stock: Warm weather heats up produce sales

- Produce Blueprints
Now that summer is here, produce businesses open up full throttle, though spiraling costs have some suppliers concerned about how fruitful their bottom lines will be.