The likelihood of a radish purchase increased two percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. This red root is a favorite with older consumers.
VALE, Channel Islands — Two friends and I were visiting the island of Guernsey recently, spending a sunny March morning looking for a Neolithic burial mound.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. — Surviving the cold January weather, South Florida’s celery, lettuce and radish deals are continuing and grower-shippers expect normal harvesting.
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.More Packer Stories for Radishes
Market Scope - Radishes — F.o.b.s as of April 14
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF., AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Crossings (MX 15-15-12, shipments CA 1-1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices 48s slightly higher, 24s generally unchanged. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $7.45-8.61, 48s mostly $10.45-12.25. Quality generally good.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (10-9-10) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cooling included. Cartons topped 30 6-ounce film bags red $5.95-6.45, cartons topped of 14 1-pound film bags red mostly $6.45-6.95, 40-pound film bags topped red mostly $15.85-16.35, 25-pound film bags topped red mostly $11.20; cartons/crates bunched 2 dozen red mostly $8.50. Quality generally good.
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