Pummelos and oranges remained 1-2 on Produce Market Guide the week of Feb. 3, but avocados edged out cucumbers to become No. 3, while lettuce moved up a couple of slots to No. 4, and apples surged from No. 14 the previous week to No. 5.
Springtime and summery flavors seemed to see an uptick in interest, as mangoes rejoined the top 20 at No. 7, strawberries maintained a following at No. 9, watermelon climbed to No. 10 from the No. 18 spot the previous week, and specialty banana varieties manzano and burro landed at No. 11 and No. 15.