Ford's Produce Supply Update

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Tomato markets remain all over the board, with supplies remaining extremely tight, a lot of lesser quality available, but best quality fetching top dollar for the most part.

Potatoes remain a great bargain, with heavy supplies going into the high demand Thanksgiving season.

Pink Lady apples are the last variety to get started and are scheduled to start harvesting this week.

Brazil’s mango season has not produced the normal volume of years’ past.  Prices are stronger than typical, but hopefully they’ll catch up with demand as the season progresses.

Strawberries are suddenly in heavy supply, with shippers and farmers looking to push product.

While cucumbers, squashes, and zucchini and most other vegetables are finishing up locally, Georgia is well into and Northern Florida has just begun its vegetable season.

California grapes are beginning their seasonal increase as supplies begin to dwindle out there.

Butternut Squash is a particularly good value right now, with plentiful supplies coming from local as well as other sources.  Quality has been excellent and a Butternut is a great fall flavor to feature.

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Since 1946

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For more than sixty-five years, Ford's Produce has provided quality fruits and vegetables throughout North Carolina. As a wholesaler, receiver, distributor and importer of a huge line of fresh fruits and vegetables from all over the world, we are proud to serve some of the finest restaurants and grocery stores in America that just happen to be located close to home.

Our business philosophy, now four generations old, is based on building strong relationships and partnerships with our customers. We pride ourselves not only on providing the highest quality products, but also the best customer service in the industry.

We appreciate your taking the time to find out more about Ford’s Produce. And remember…when a Ford’s Produce truck pulls up to your back door, you're getting the best that North Carolina and the world have to offer. Complete list of products

Ford’s Produce started and operates the only state inspected and Fords Produce Companyapproved fresh-cut processing facility in eastern North Carolina. Ford’s Mr. Fresh! provides the freshest and highest quality of fresh-cut produce possible year-round.

Compared to west coast source providers, our product is usually at least five days fresher!

 

We look forward to serving you!