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BUYER’S GUIDE: Asian/Exotics 25th Sept – 3rd Oct

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Asian Vegetables: Short Supply Gai Choy * Kachay * Tamarind * Water Spinach Asian Vegetables: Not Available  Asian Celery Exotic Fruits: Short Supply Banana Buds/Bell Exotic Fruits: Not Available Asian Plum * Buddha Hands * Dragonfruit * Fuji Fruit * Guava * Longans * Lychee * Persimmon * Pomelos- red * Rambutan *  Tamarillo (gold)

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 25th Sept – 3rd Oct

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Granny Smith & Delicious Apples, Bananas, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, Honeydews, Kiwifruit, Mandarins, Nashi, Beurre Bosc & Packham Pears, Blood Oranges, Navel Oranges, Red Papaya, Pineapples, Rockmelons, Rhubarb, Strawberries, Watermelons: Seedless and Longs. The Watch List: Import Grapes (Quality), Figs (PRICE), Lime (Price), Passionfruit (Price), Mulberries (Quality). Market Insights: The appearance of the early season…

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MANGO MAGIC

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Q: What does Paisley pattern have to do with Mangoes? It’s easy to tell when mangoes are in full swing at the Sydney Markets, not only are the luscious yellow fruits clearly in abundance but their sweet, tropical aroma literally takes over the Flemington site, distracting buyers and visitors with early morning visions of cocktails and beach holidays. While we’re…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: Asian/Exotics 18th – 24th September

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Asian Vegetables: Short Supply Gai Choy * Tamarind * Water Spinach Asian Vegetables: Not Available  Asian Celery * Kachay Exotic Fruits: Short Supply Banana Buds/Bell Exotic Fruits: Not Available Asian Plum * Buddha Hands * Dragonfruit * Fuji Fruit * Guava * Longans * Loquats * Lychee * Persimmon * Pomelos- red * Rambutan *  Tamarillo (gold)

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 18th Sept – 24th Sept

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Delicious apples, Pink Lady Apples, Bananas, Blueberries, Grapefruit Ruby, Honeydews, Kiwifruit, Mandarins, Nashi, Beurre Bosc & Packham Pears, Blood Oranges, Navel Oranges, Red Papaya, Pineapples, Rockmelons, Rhubarb, QLD Strawberries, Watermelons: Seedless and Longs.   The Watch List: Import Grapes (Quality), Figs (PRICE), Lime (Price), Passionfruit (Price).  Market Insights: NZ Hass Avocadoes are on market, it is early…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: Asian/Exotics 11th – 17th Sept

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Asian Vegetables: Short Supply Gai Choy * Tamarind * Water Spinach Asian Vegetables: Not Available  Asian Celery * Kachay Exotic Fruits: Short Supply Banana Buds/Bell Exotic Fruits: Not Available Asian Plum * Buddha Hands * Dragonfruit * Fuji Fruit * Guava * Longans * Loquats * Lychee * Persimmon * Pomegranate (poor quality) * Pomelos- red * Rambutan *  Tamarillo (gold)

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 11th Sept – 17th Sept

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Royal Gala, Golden Delicious & Delicious apples, Bananas, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, Honeydews & Rockmelons AT LAST!!, Kiwifruit, Mandarins, Beurre Bosc Pears, Blood Oranges, Pineapples, Rhubarb  and QLD Strawberries The Watch List: Imported Grapes (Quality), Figs (PRICE) Lime (Price), Seedless Watermelons (Price & Quality), Passionfruit (Price) Market Insights: Early Season Australian Grapes are available, quality is sound…

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PRICKLY CHARACTERS:

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Q: Why are some pineapples sold topless? As far as fresh produce goes, I have always considered pineapples to be relatively straightforward (despite the ongoing debate as to whether they belong on a pizza- or burger for that matter). The pineapple industry in Australia is very QLD centric with top quality fruit being produced from Brisbane to Cooktown, though small…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: Asian/Exotics 4th Sept – 10th Sept

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Asian Vegetables: Short Supply Water Spinach Asian Vegetables: Not Available  Asian Celery * Gai Choy * Kachay Exotic Fruits: Short Supply Banana Buds/Bell * Fuji Fruit * Persimmon Exotic Fruits: Not Available Asian Plum * Buddha Hands * Dragonfruit * Guava * Longans * Loquats * Lychee * Pomegranate (poor quality) * Pomelos- red * Rambutan *  Tamarillo (gold)

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