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AUTUMN HARVEST

By | Autumn, availability, Fruit, herbs, Local, Produce, Produce Varieties, supply, Sydney Markets, Updates, Vegetable | No Comments

Q: How long is the rain likely to last?   Summer is officially gone and with it go the luscious stonefruits, berries and tomatoes that characterise Sydney’s summer menus. So what can we expect from Autumn 2012? Sydney’s tropical (read: rainy) summer has taken its toll on local produce (especially ground grown crops- herbs, asian vegetables, tomatoes) however consistent supply…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 29/11/11 – 05/12/11

By | Fruit, Local, Produce, Spring, Summer, Updates, Vegetable | No Comments

As your eyes at the markets, here’s this week’s seasonal update from our buyers: BEST BUYS: FRUIT: Cavendish Bananas- large (QLD) Plums (NSW) R2E2 Mangoes (QLD) Rockmelon (QLD) Watermelon (QLD)   VEGETABLES: Chat Potato – small (SA) Cherry truss tomatoes (NSW) Medium tomatoes (QLD) New Season: Portabello Mushroom (NSW) Telegraph Cucumber (QLD)   SOMETHING DIFFERENT: Dragon Fruit (QLD) Lychee (QLD) Mangosteen…

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BUYER’S GUIDE: 22/11/11 – 28/11/11

By | Fruit, Local, Produce, Spring, Updates, Vegetable | No Comments

As your eyes at the markets, here’s this week’s seasonal update from our buyers: BEST BUYS: FRUIT: Red delicious apples – small (NSW) Cavendish Bananas (QLD) Honeydew Melon (QLD) Mango (NT) Nectarine (NSW) VEGETABLES: Green Bean (QLD) New Season: Lebanese Cucumber (NSW) Iceberg Lettuce (NSW) Pontiac Potato (NSW) New Season: Red Cherry Tomatoes (NSW)   SOMETHING DIFFERENT: Assorted Micro-herbs (VIC)…

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