PERU — Imports (70*-43*-5) — Imports via air and boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading active. Prices higher. 11-pound cartons bunched green jumbo, extra-large, large and standard $27-28, small $20-21. Quality generally good. *revised.
Asparagus — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 6
- 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