• May Sales Cycles

    Fresh Berries May Seasonal Sales Cycles - the following information is a compiled list that takes the following factors into consideration: Traditional Sales/Deals, Occasions, National Monthly Promotions, as well as Produce in season for the month of May.

    Occasions to be aware of:
    • Cinco De Mayo
    • Kentucky
      Derby
    • Memorial Day
    • May Day
    • Motherís Day
    Traditional May Promotions:
    • Armed Forces Day
    • Asian Pacific American Heritage month
    • International Pickle Week
    • National Allergy/Asthma Awareness month
    • National Asparagus month
    • National BBQ month
    • National Egg Month
    • National Hamburger Month
    • National Salad Month
    • National Salsa Month
    • National Strawberry Month
    • Skin cancer awareness/prevention month
    Fruits & Vegetables that are in Season for the Month of May:
    • New- Means the item just came into season
    • Peak - at it's best Price and Availability
    • Waning- means it's availability is declining- it's going out of season

    Fruits in Season
    Status
    Veggies In Season
    status
    Apricots New Artichokes Waning
    Avocado Asparagus
    Blackberries New Beans, Fava Peak
    Cantaloupe New Beans, Green New
    Cherries New Beets
    Grapefruit Waning Broccoli Waning
    Honeydew New Cabbages Waning
    Peaches New Carrots
    Raspberries New Cauliflower Waning
    Rhubarb, Field Waning Celeriac/Celery Root Waning
    Strawberries Celery Waning
    Watermelon New Chard Waning
    Corn New
    Fennel Waning
    Garlic, Green Waning
    Greens
    Kale Waning
    Mushrooms, Morel Waning
    Onions, Spring Waning
    Onions, Vidalia Peak
    Peas, Edible Pods Peak
    Peas, English Shelling Peak
    Potatoes New
    Radish Waning
    Ramps Peak
    Salad
    Mix
    Waning
    Sorrel Peak
    Spinach Waning
    Squash, Zucchini New


    Sales & Deals you can Normally Expect in May:

    • Memorial Day Promos- Condiments- BBQ Sauces, ketchup, mustard, mayo, pickles, salad dressings, marinades, ribs, steaks, buns, burger, ground beef, bbq supplies, soda, picnic supplies
      • This is a fabulous time to stock up on Charcoal if you use it often as it can usually be found buy 1 get 1 free, plus there are usually high value coupons (up to $3 off per bag) as well. It's not unusual to score 20# bags of name brand charcoal for about $3 per bag after sales & coupons.
    • Cinco De Mayo Promos- salsa, tortillas, tacos, seasonings, canned peppers (chili/jalapeno) - restock the pantry!
    • National Pet Week Items- Pet food (dog/cat), pet treats, pet toys
    • Sunscreen
    • Appliance Deals- Most big box stores such as Lowes, Home Depot, etc offer 10-20% off Major Household Appliances on Memorial weekend

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