S. J. Fresh Produce Market Update!!

 BUYERS  on call today           FRUIT – Scott   VEGETABLES – Tony

News for Friday Loads 

Veggie News

ICED BROCCOLI IS EXTREMELY SHORT AND WILL BE $5 + PER KILO.

SNOW PEAS AND SUGAR SNAPS WILL BE $20 PER KILO AND LIMITED IN SUPPLY

RUNNER BEANS AND KENTUCKY BLUE BEANS @ $7 kg

South australian red capsicums will be back in price. Burpless cucumbers and lebanese cucumbers will be up in price. Tasmanian garlic will be available tomorrow @ $34 kg. P/P 500gm baby carrots will be available. Chilli plants have now finished. 

ALL ELSE MUCH THE SAME

 

IGA WEEKLY SPECIALS  — 4kg WASHED POTATOES, 500gm PRE PACK SWEETCORN, GREENFIELDS LARGE SALAD BOWLS 200gm/400gm and HEALTHSTYLE SALAD BAGS 150gm.

Fruit News

IGA Weekly Specials : White Seedless Grapes, Plums and 750g PP Mandarins

             IGA Late Week Specials:- Yellow & White Flesh Peaches & Tomatoes

This weeks IGA specials:- Plums will be Teagan Blue, Kelsey, Letitia and Pluots – PP Mandarins we are having packed ourselves which will be Afourers in ‘Little Ripper’ bags (which are really nice!!)

 SJ Fresh Specials: –  Figs- 40 counts @ 80c each!!, 200g Medley Tomatoes @ $1.75, Limes @ $4.50kg & Yellow Nectarines @ $2.40kg

Avocadoes are in short supply so we may struggle to get the exact colour, and prices will be going up slightly again!! Packham Pears will be ‘New Season’ now, the fruit will be backward in condition. Raspberries will be down in price, volumes have increased. Lunchbox Bananas (Carnarvon only) will be cheaper, the agents have more fruit arriving so feel a price reduction is in order (Qld fruit will remain the same price as fruit is still short).  Pineapples remain extremely short, quantities are light and prices will be very high.  ‘New Season’ Early Gold Apples are available, they are packed now in single layer 6kg trays and priced between $2.50-$3.50kg. Fuji Apples are now new season, fruit is very good but prices are up there $4kg for 70mm, $5kg for 73mm etc. there are also some 64mm baggers available @$3kg for anyone interested. Yellow Seedless Water Melon will be available, fresh stocks are due to land overnight. We’ll be packing some 1kg bags of Red Pears  they are extremely good value @$2.25.

NEW LINES– Prickly Pears (as pictured below) Cost is around $30tray, Blueberry Bushes (pictured) $28 each and Dried Cranberries (from Canada) $90 for 11.34kg

*Locally grown Pomegranites are now available*

 

                                               Everything else will be much the same