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Market Outlook - July 12, 2012

Summer Produce

The hot days of summer are the best time to use and enjoy cucumbers. Mild in flavor, cool, crisp and crunchy, cucumbers are an essential ingredient in summer salads, condiments, chilled soups and even sandwiches.

On The Menu

In an attempt to help you better prepare and plan for seasonal menu changes, we have created a list of produce items that represent the best local produce in season at the moment. 

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Market Outlook - June 28, 2012

candycot-logoFarmer John Driver has searched the globe far and wide to bring back seed from exotic and delicious apricot varieties. By breeding with seed from the very best apricots in the world, he has created a new class of apricots. Called CandyCots, these apricots taste the way apricots are meant to taste. They are true apricots, not crosses with plums or peaches. The result is apricots that are sweet and intensely flavorful enough to be called CandyCots. 10# case

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Market Outlook - June 21, 2012

Castaneda Bros. Produce

castanedaSince 1978, Silverio Castaneda and his family have been farming all over northern California. They've most recently been farming in Green Valley, and now in the rich agricultural lands of Suisun Valley, as Castaneda Brothers Produce. They farm about 200 acres of land, and offer U-Pick and farm stand produce.

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