Market Update for Tuesday 8 February 2022

By Brett,

In Vegetable and Salad lines:

  • Baby Spinach is unavailable due to weather and quality issues.
  • Most other Vegetable and Salad lines are good but supply is tight.

The best seasonal vegetable and salad items are:

  • Brushed (Dirty) Potatoes
  • Sweet Potato
  • Corn
  • Broccoli
  • Zucchini
  • Lebanese Cucumbers
  • Avocados
  • Regular Tomatoes
  • Fennel
  • Asian Vegies
  • Silverbeet Spinach
  • Salad Mix

In Fruit,

  • Rockmelons, Honeydew melons, Pineapples and Papaya are all nice.
  • Seedless Watermelon is good too. Due to food safety regulations, we can only supply whole watermelons (sorry, no cut watermelon).
  • Valencia Oranges, Lemons, Limes and Ruby Grapefruit are in season.
  • Pink Lady, Gala, Red Delicious and Granny Smith Apples are still good. New season Gala Apples will start soon. Store apples covered in the fridge to keep them crisp.
  • New season Williams Pears have started. Packham Pears have finished.
  • Bananas are good.
  • New Zealand Kiwifruit have finished.
  • Australian Green and Red Seedless Grapes are in season.
  • Apricots, Nectarines, Peaches and Plums are also in season.
  • Strawberries are unavailable due to weather and quality issues. Blueberries are good.
  • Passionfruit are also good.

Other Items,

  • Try our Medjool Dates, Honey and Free Range Eggs.