These green-topped veggies are an easy go-to solution for adding flavor to many foods. The likelihood of a green onion purchase slipped three percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012.


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Markets for high-quality green onions sluggish


A combination of great growing weather in Mexico and lousy weather in the U.S. has left green onion shippers with ample supplies of top-quality green onions and not enough demand to meet it.

Company co-founder Phil Boskovich dies


Phil Boskovich, a co-founder of Oxnard, Calif.-based Boskovich Farms Inc., died Sept. 30 at his home in Westlake Village, Calif. He was 97.

Green onion markets strong through October


Green onion markets should stray strong at least through October, importers say.

Strong green onion market heads back toward normal


Green onion markets are still historically strong, though there were signs of softening as volumes increase in mid-February.

Green onion supplies tight, prices up


Green onion supplies from Mexico’s Mexicali Valley should be tight for several weeks, if not months, thanks to heat stress followed by torrential rains.

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Market Scope - Onions, green — F.o.b.s as of April 7


SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings (MX 57-75*-67, shipments CA 1-1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices leeks generally unchanged, others slightly higher. Cartons bunched medium mostly $6-6.75, small mostly $5.75-6.45; iceless 2 film bags, 24 bunches per bag and 4 film bags, 12 bunches per bag mostly $9-10.15; leeks 12s mostly $9.35-10.48. Quality generally good. *revised.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (2-2-3) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices April 8, compared to April 1, unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $14. Quality good.


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