Market Report 27 June 2022

Stock continues to arrive sporadically whilst other items are still not available. This is expected to continue for an extended time. Growers are having difficulties again due to the sudden cold snap.
We will keep you updated as the situation evolves.

 

Asian vegetables:  Prices remain firm due to short supply.

Avocados: Prices have eased.

Bananas: Prices have increased.

Beetroot Target:  Not currently available.

Beans:  We are using handpicked again as machine picked are poor quality.  Prices are very expensive. Top & Tailed beans are available but at a premium.

Blueberries:  Prices remain more expensive than usual due to flooding and cooler weather.

Broccoli:  Prices have eased.

Broccolini: Prices remain expensive due to the current supply shortages. We will supply when available.  Please let us know what you would like as a substitute.

Cabbage Green: Stock extremely short and prices are VERY expensive.

Carrots Heirloom White and Purple: Currently not available– stock may arrive sporadically.

Cauliflower: Prices are more expensive than usual with stock being smaller in size. Current stock is from Victoria.

Chili Birds Eye and Long Red:  Short supply and expensive.

Corn:  Prices are expensive.

Cucumber (Continental):  Prices have eased.

Edible Flowers: All flowers including Dianthus are in short supply – stock may arrive sporadically.

Eggs: Our supplier is having difficulty filling our orders.  We may not always have the size you require & where possible may substitute.  Please let us know if you do not want us to substitute.

Herbs:Coriander, Chives, Rosemary, Sage, Thai Basil, Mint, Tarragon: All herbs are in short supply so may not be able to send full order. Prices are VERY expensive.

Honeydew:  Prices are expensive. 

Figs:  Prices have started to firm.

Kale: Price are expensive. We are using Victorian crops as local grower has been flooded.

Lettuce Coral (Red & Green); Oak Red & Baby Cos: Crops affected by recent heavy rain. Available stock is small and prices are expensive.

Lettuce Iceberg: Prices are still VERY expensive.  We are using Victorian crops as the local crop is poor quality.

Lettuce Mesclun: No pre-packed available. Stock is still arriving sporadically and will be like this for the next 6 – 10 weeks.

Lettuce Shredded: Currently not available for the next week.

Micro Basil & micro coriander:  Extremely short supply. 

Mushrooms Shimeji: Limited supply available – arriving sporadically at Brisbane Market.

Onions Brown: Prices have increased.

Rocket & Spinach:  Short supply.  Stock is arriving sporadically at the market.  Please continue to order & we will supply when we can.

Snow Peas and Sugar Snap Peas: Weather affected; available but very expensive.

Snow Pea Tendrils: Now available but very expensive.

Squash:  Stock arriving sporadically, prices remain expensive.

Strawberries: Prices have eased slightly although still expensive as crops are weather affected.

Tomato (All sizes including Roma & cherry): Prices are starting to ease.

Zucchini:  Prices are still expensive due to short supply in all sizes.

Zucchini Flowers:  We only have males available. 

In Season:

Australian Mandarins, Snake Beans, Jerusalem Artichokes, Dragon fruit, Fioretta, Persimmons, Finger Limes, custard apples, pomelo, and green mango (pre-orders only).

 

 

Please remember:
Night time order cut off time is 10pm

Processing order cut off time is midday (Monday - Friday) for next day delivery - orders received after midday will be sent the following delivery day.
Please note processing orders required for weekend delivery must be placed by midday Friday.

 

The Coastal Fresh ordering app is ready to be downloaded from the Play Store or App Store.  Please call us to arrange a login and password.

If you would like to speak  our account manager please call:

Mary-Anne on 0433 655 906

What’s in season?

Coastal Fresh
67 Township Drive
West Burleigh
Queensland 4219

(07) 5593 6023
(07) 5593 6083
info@coastalfresh.com.au
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