Staple items see uptick in interest on PMG

Staple items see uptick in interest on PMG

Cucumbers took back the top spot on PMG the week of Aug. 10, knocking sweet onions to No. 2. Yellow plums moved up one place to No. 3, chili peppers moved up to No. 4, and peaches rose four places to complete the top 5.

The PMG platform connects produce buyers and sellers. Below, find the top 20 searched commodities on PMG during the week of Aug. 10.

Beans and okra switched places from the previous week, landing at No. 6 and No. 7, and figs maintained their No. 8 spot. Bulb onions dropped to No. 9 from No. 2 the previous week, and pickling cucumbers gained a place to complete the top 10.

Italian prune plums moved up to No. 11 from the No. 13 spot the previous week, and potatoes rejoined the list at No. 12. Lemons also reappeared, at No. 13, and apples came back at No. 14. Lettuce gained a spot from the previous week, completing the top 15.

Oranges fell one spot to No. 16, and plums rejoined at No. 17. Tomatoes maintained their No. 18 place, beets came back at No. 19, and bell peppers returned to round out the top 20.

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