The likelihood of a radish purchase increased two percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. This red root is a favorite with older consumers.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. — Florida grower-shippers are eyeing regular fall cabbage, lettuce, celery and radish deals.
Several grower-packers have teamed with Sony Pictures Animation on a campaign that benefits a national hunger-relief charity and coincides with the filmmaker’s launch of “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2.”
Green Giant Fresh is adding 15 fruit and vegetable products to its retail line for year-round and nationwide distribution.
Two high-profile companies recently signed with TrueTrac LLC, Salinas, Calif., to use LabelTrac and HarvestTrac to comply with the Produce Traceability Initiative.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. — The early January freezes damaged south Florida winter eggplant and caused minor damage to radishes.More Packer Stories for Radishes
Market Scope - Radishes — F.o.b.s as of Feb. 24
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF., AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings (MX 16-15-14, shipments CA 0-0-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 24s lower, 48s generally unchanged. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $5.48-7.61, 48s mostly $7.45-8.48. Quality variable.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (9-7-8) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Cooling included. Cartons topped 30 6-ounce film bags red $6.95-7.35, carton topped 14 1-pound film bags red mostly $7.45-7.85, 40-pound film bags topped red $17.30-17.35, 25-pound film bags topped red mostly $11.45-11.70; cartons/crates bunched 2 dozen red mostly $8.50-9.25. Quality generally good.