Ford's Produce Supply Update

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Florida still hasn’t begun its round tomato season, but has a good supply of cherry and a glut of grape tomatoes.

Last week’s rains wiped out the remainder of the NC vegetable season.  Farmers reported that what was still in the field was ruined, even if they were able to get into soggy flooded fields.

Georgia is the only significant source for corn, currently, with California corn growers unable to water their fields enough to have any large volume.

Rain showers late last week in California created blackberry production and quality issues, though Mexican growers are increasing their overall production which should help supply in the future.

Iceberg lettuce is still coming from Santa Maria and Salinas, California.  Supplies have improved over the weekend, but are expected to remain limited through the reminder of the Central California growing season.

As the Strawberry season in Salinas/Watsonville, California winds down, Oxnard, California is reporting very...

What’s New?
Fall decoration items like pumpkins, gourds, and indian corn.  Hard squashes like Kabocha, Delicata, and Hubbard.  Even peeled and diced pumpkins!

Q: Why do birds fly south in the Fall?

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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!