Current Seasonality: Week of July 6, 2015

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Thanks to William Walker and the folks from the NJ Department of Agriculture Jersey Fresh  program for this weekly update.

Arugula Harvesting good quality product in fair to decreasing quantity in this warmth.
Baby Spinach & Arugula Harvesting very good quality products available in good volume.
Basil Harvesting very good quality in fair to good volume. Likes warmth.
Beets Harvesting a good volume of very good quality product.
BLUEBERRIES Harvesting the intensely flavored Bluecrop variety in good volume & excellent quality. This is the last week with good volume.
Cabbage Harvesting very good quality products in good volume.
CILANTRO Harvesting a fair to decreasing quantity of good quality Spring product in this warmth.
CUCUMBERS Pickles & cukes harvesting in light volume due to weather/harvesting issues.
Dandelions Good quality Italian bunched product available in fair to good volume.
Dill Harvesting very good quality in fair to decreasing volume w/ increasing warmth.
EGGPLANT Harvesting a very light to increasing quantity of excellent quality tunnel started product. Field grown will begin next week w/ volume in a week and a half to two weeks.
Escarole & Endive Harvesting very good quality products in light volume for much of the Summer.
KALE & Collards Very good quality Spring planted product harvesting in good volume.
Leeks A good volume of good quality Spring planted product is available.
MINT Very good quality harvesting in good volume.
PARSLEY Harvesting good quality curly and plain product in fair volume.
PEACHES Winter was longer & colder than normal. The delayed season starting w/ very light volume of early PF & Sentry varieties, w/ volume next week. Yellow freestone varieties starting two weeks. White peaches start in three weeks w/ volume early August.
PEPPERS Harvesting a light to increasing quantity of excellent quality field grown product. Volume by late next week.
RADISHES Harvesting very good quality product in light volume for the Summer.
Spinach Good quality Spring planted product harvesting in light to decreasing volume.
SQUASH Harvesting very good quality summer squashes in light volume due to weather/harvesting issues.
SWEET CORN Late planting means late harvesting. A light to quickly increasing volume of very good quality field grown harvesting. It will be next week before retail volume is available.
SWISS CHARD Harvesting very good quality product in good volume.
TOMATOES Late planting means late harvesting. A light to quickly increasing volume of field grown harvesting. It will be late week before retail volume is available.
Turnips Harvesting a light volume of good quality product for the Summer.

 JERSEY FRESH FORECAST

NECTARINES Starting in three weeks with volume by early August