PERU — Imports (47-64*-31) — Imports via air and boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading slow. Prices lower. 11-pound cartons bunched jumbo and extra-large $19-20, large and standard mostly $20.50-21, small $16.75-18.50. *revised.
Asparagus — F.o.b.s as of Nov. 19
- Ag labor not part of Obama's immigration plan
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Thanksgiving Twitter party for Produce Mom
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Wiggle room needed on sourcing GMO fruits and vegetables
- Ports negotiations slow down through Thanksgiving