The likelihood of a cabbage purchase fell four percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. Age and affluence clearly play a role when it comes to cabbage purchases.
Boskovich Farms is entering its second year of organic production in Holtville, Calif., with increases in its volume and selection of vegetables.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. — Florida grower-shippers are eyeing regular fall cabbage, lettuce, celery and radish deals.
The bulk of the growth in kale has been in salad mixes.
When Mann Packing Co. started shipping a pair of chopped salads Sept. 23, it marked the latest in a long line of fresh-cut vegetable products from the Salinas, Calif.-based grower-shipper.
Dole Fresh Vegetables’ entry into the chopped salad arena this fall with five new products came in response to consumer demand reflected in its own marketing research and in foodservice trends.More Packer Stories for Cabbage
Market Scope - Chinese cabbage — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 9
IMPERIAL, COACHELLA AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Shipments (AZ 3-4-4, CA 0-1-2, crossings MX very light) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Nappa WGA crates mostly $17.45-18.35, 30-pound cartons mostly $12.75-13.61. Quality generally good.