Category: Texas

Market and Crop Update for May 11

Market and Crop Update for May 11

MARKET California Imperial Valley: Dan Borer with Keystone Fruit Marketing in Walla Walla, WA, told us May 10 quality out of the Imperial Valley has been very good. “I talked to o ...

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Market and Crop Update for April 27

Market and Crop Update for April 27

MARKET California: Steve Gill with Gills Onions in Oxnard reported that his growers have been harvesting for the plant out of the Imperial Valley. “The quality has been very good, ...

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Market and Crop Update for April 20

Market and Crop Update for April 20

MARKET New York: Michelle Gurda with A. Gurda Produce in Pine Island told us that demand this week is “fair,” with jumbo whites and jumbo yellows seeing higher demand than other c ...

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NAFTA to be forum topic at Viva Fresh

NAFTA to be forum topic at Viva Fresh

The upcoming Viva Fresh Produce Expo April 20-22 at the Hilton Austin & Convention Center in Austin, TX, will feature a session looking at U.S. trade policy, specifically the ...

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Market and Crop Update for March 23

Market and Crop Update for March 23

MARKET: Mexico: Don Ed Holmes with The Onion House in Weslaco, TX, told us on March 22 that the market dipped in the past few days. “A few Texas boys got in earlier in the week an ...

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Tex-Mex Sales a family effort for Marvin and Mike Davis

Tex-Mex Sales a family effort for Marvin and Mike Davis

For the Davis men of Weslaco, TX, onions are more than just a livelihood. They are a way of life, one Marvin Davis has stuck to for more than a half-century and one he’s proud to ...

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Rio Grande Valley back on track after recent rains

Rio Grande Valley back on track after recent rains

South Texas was hit by spring rains mid-March, but according to Don Ed Holmes of The Onion House in Weslaco, full-on sunshine, heat and winds have dried things out, and harvest an ...

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Texas Onion Festival this weekend in Weslaco

Texas Onion Festival this weekend in Weslaco

Celebrating onions as a whole and the Texas 1015 in particular, the festival is sponsored by the Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce. The event has been designed with all ages in min ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 16

Market and Crop Updates for March 16

MARKET Wisconsin: Doug Bulgrin with Gumz Farms in Endeavor, WI, told us March 15 volumes are picking up for Gumz. “We still have a good supply of medium yellows,” Doug said. “I an ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 9

Market and Crop Updates for March 9

MARKET Washington: Trish Lovell with Agri-Pack in Pasco said on March 8 that onion prices are “pretty weak, and there doesn’t seem to be much strength.” She said, “Everybody needs ...

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