Ford's Produce Updates

We’re having a lot of people starting to ask about local strawberries.  The good news is we’re almost there.

The bottom fell out of the tomato market this week, with Florida finally hitting their stride in production.

Florida’s weather is improving, and their typical springtime vegetable lineup is coming into full production.

Chilean blueberry farms have finished up their seasons, and with only limited production from Florida, this market has gotten hot!

Lemons and limes remain in a demand exceeds supply situation.

With the increase in Asparagus demand for Easter weekend buffets, prices are up a bit this week, but stabilizing at just a few dollars increase.

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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!