Tropical Harvest Update


Winter’s tropical season sees its peak with starfruit. Caribbean Red papayas continue steady. Tropical avocados or SlimCados lean heavily on the DO for supplies. More updates below…

Caribbean Red papayas - GT

Winter demand remains strong as the fields are finally recovering from two consecutive November hurricanes.

SlimCado tropical avocados - FLA / DO

Dominican fruit transitioning to Carla variety, look for slightly larger fruit

Starfruit or carambola - FLA

The winter stars are aglow. Starfruit from Florida now at the peak of its winter season

Passionfruit - FLA

Winter’s season has ended, we’re back in mid-March.

Dragonfruit - EC

February 1, jumbo dragonfruit air-shipment from Ecuador expected. May kicks-off FLA season again.

Solo papayas - BR

Supplies remain regular, but constricted due to limited airspace. Pre-books are a must!

Persian Limes - GT / MX

GT limes are in good supply. Pallet discounts on 48 and 54 cts.

Ginger - BR

Brazil’s boat season for ginger is waning. Supplies are limited.

Groovy Coconuts - DO

Expecting supplies to loosen in February. Demand is high.

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