Ford's Produce Supply Update

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Winter squashes are becoming very popular with the cooler weather.  And pricing is low, making this a great time to feature Butternut, Delicata, Kabocha, or Acorn squash.

With most of the Ginger and Garlic coming from Chinese growers now, prices have been low for the past several years.  However, recently there’s been a drastic rise in pricing on both.

The fall weather has definitely slowed down our local NC farmers.  Tomatoes are wrapping up quickly, and other items are right behind them.

Onion and potato farmers are reporting strong supplies with light demand keeping the pricing low.

Honeydew and cantaloupe harvests are reaching their seasonal end in California.

We still have plenty of big, small and pie pumpkins.

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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!