Summer vegetable area harvest to remain flat
- FOR 13 SELECT ITEMS: Spring vegetable acreage down 3%. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;05/15/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p100
Reports on the three percent decline in vegetable acreage forecasts for spring 2000. Estimated acreage for spring harvest of select melons; Projected strawberry acreage; Projected total planted onion acreage for all seasons in 2000.
- Market basket. // FoodService Director;03/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p104
Presents the `FoodService Director' price index for United States produce as of February 1998. Short-term prices; Impact of storms; Fresh fruit index; fresh vegetable prices.
- Market basket. // FoodService Director;09/15/97, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p128
Presents statistics of Food Service Director fresh fruit and vegetable price index in 1996 and in 1997 in the United States.
- 2002 PROJECTION: Acreage for winter vegetables down 6%. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;3/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p60
Predicts the prospective area for harvest of selected fresh market vegetables during the winter quarter of 2002. Decline the area planted for spring onions; Acreage of Broccoli in California; Forecasted acreage for Florida winter tomato.
- PROCESSED ACREAGE TO DROP 14%: Spring vegetable area forecast for 8% boost. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;05/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p82
Presents harvest forecasts for several fresh market vegetables in the United States for the year 2001. Asparagus; Broccoli; Cabbage; Snap beans; Celery; Cucumbers.
- Prices sharply higher after floods. // Finance Week;04/28/2000, p26
Reports on sharp increase in the prices of fruits and vegetables in South Africa during the month of February 2000 after floods seriously damaged land in Northern Province and North West. Extent of flood damage suffered by commercial farmers; Possibility that high prices for vegetables could...
- Fall '99 Market Outlook: Fresh vegetable acreage down 1%. Thienpont, Chuck // FoodService Director;11/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p84
Presents forecasts on fall 1999 harvest acreage for selected fresh market vegetables in the United States. Snap beans; Broccoli; Carrots; Cauliflower; Eggplant; Tomatoes.
- Texas vegetable prices soaring. Tuxbury, Georgia // Southwest Farm Press;4/5/2007, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p20
The article reports on the increase in prices for vegetables and spices in Texas in 2007. Chris Eddy, sales manager of Duda Texas, claims that yellow onions sell for $35 for 50 pound bags. Meanwhile, white storage onions were selling for up to $50 for 50 pound bags. Unfortunately, onion acreage...
- Edibles Data. // Horticulture Week;7/24/2009, p29
Several tables are presented that depict the prices of various fruits and vegetable in Great Britain including wholesale price as of July 19, 2009, supermarket retail prices as of July 15, 2009 and protected crops year-on-year supermarket prices.