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BUYER’S GUIDE: 6th – 12th Nov

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list:  Apricots, Granny Smith & Delicious Apples, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, USA Grapes, Honeydews, Kiwifruit, Mandarins, Mangoes, Mangosteen, Nashi Pears, Peaches, Nectarines, Navel Oranges, Paw Paw & Red Papaya, Pineapples, Plums, Rockmelons, Strawberries and Long & Seedless Watermelons. The Watch List: Figs (Price) Passionfruit (Quality & Price) Gold Kiwifruit (Local Season Over) Market Insights: With good supplies of…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 30th Oct – 5th Nov

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Granny Smith & Delicious Apples, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, USA Grapes, NZ Kiwifruit, Honey Murcott Mandarins, Mangos, Navel Oranges, Paw paw, Red Papaya, Pineapples, Rockmelons, Strawberries, Seedless & Champagne Watermelons The Watch List: Figs (Price) Limes (Price) Passionfruit (Price) Market Insights: It is a good week for fruit. New season Stone fruit has commenced and with rather solid…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 23rd – 29th October

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Granny Smith & Delicious Apples, NZ Hass Avocados, Bananas, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, USA Grapes, Honeydew Melons, NZ Kiwifruit, Honey Murcott Mandarins, NT Mangoes, Nashi Pears, Navel Oranges, Paw Paw, Rockmelons, Rhubarb, Strawberries, Seedless, Long & Champagne Melons. The Watch List: Limes (Price), “PASSIONFRUIT (PRICE)” Market Insights: WA Hass Avocados starting to roll in, expecting…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 16th – 22nd October

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Granny Smith and Delicious Apples, NZ Hass Avocados, Bananas, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, IMP Grapes, NZ Kiwifruit, SA Mandarins, Mangoes, All Pears, Navel Oranges, Paw Paw, Rockmelons, Rhubarb, WA Strawberries, Long, Seedless & Champagne Melons.   The Watch List: Limes (Price), “PASSIONFRUIT (PRICE)”, Starfruit (NA).   Market Insights: Clear across the board with Fruit. Quality…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 9th – 15th Oct

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MARKET SUMMARY: Fruit The Buy list: Granny Smiths, Royal Gala, NZ Hass Avocados, Bananas, Blueberries, Ruby Grapefruit, USA Red Seedless Grapes, Honeydews, Kiwifruit, Mandarins, NT Mangos, Nashi Pears, Blood Oranges, Pawpaw, New Season Peaches, Pineapples, Rockmelons, Seedless & Long Watermelons. The Watch List: Figs (Price), Passionfruit (Price), Strawberries (Quality) Market Insights: It is a good week for fruit, New Season…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 3rd Oct- 8th Oct

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BEST BUYS: Fruit: Bethonga Pineapple (QLD) * Blueberries (NSW) * Kiwifruit (NZ) * Paw Paw- yellow (QLD) * Rhubarb (NSW) Vegetable: Asparagus- medium (VIC) * Cos Lettuce- large (NSW) * Eggplant (QLD) * Green Peas (QLD) * Mushroom- no 2 (NSW) SOMETHING DIFFERENT: Fruit: Bell Apples (QLD) * Blood Oranges (QLD) * Champagne Melon (NT) * Honey Pears (QLD) * Loquats (NSW) * Pomegranate (IMP)…

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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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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: 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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BUYER’S GUIDE: 4th Sept – 10th Sept

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BEST BUYS: Fruit: Blood Oranges (QLD) *Mandarin (QLD) * Orange – juicing (NSW) * Pineapple (QLD) * Rockmelon (QLD/NT) * Strawberries- medium (QLD) Vegetable: Baby Dutch Carrots (NSW) * Beetroot- large (QLD) * Celeriac (VIC) * Fennel Bulb- large (VIC) * Sweetcorn (QLD) * Zucchini (QLD)   SOMETHING DIFFERENT: Fruit: New Season Asparagus- medium (VIC) * Honey Pear (VIC) * New Season Mangoes- VIP (NT) *…

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