1 April Delta Queen Asparagus 2019 April 1, 2019By Greg Paul Produce Sales, Inc. General California Asparagus, Delta Queen Asparagus, Support Local Farmers 0 Delta Queen Asparagus from the Stockton California Delta rich peat soils is now available. Support California grown. Contact Greg Paul or James Paul to place your orders. Good supplies available for shipping. Related Posts 2015 Stockton Delta Asparagus The 2015 "Delta Queen" asparagus harvest has come to an abrupt halt. Click here to view complete PDF letter. May 23, 2019 Delta Queen asparagus on display May 20, 2019, at a vendor show/warehouse opening in Chelsea, MA. The 2019 asparagus harvest will end Monday, May 27, 2019. Our grower, Klein Family Farms is planting potatoes and anticipated harvest will start July 15, 2019. We will have all three varieties available; reds, whites, and golds. Harvest will continue for approximately 10 weeks. We anticipate the 2020 asparagus harvest to begin mid February 2020. 2018 Asparagus The 2018 Stockton Delta asparagus harvest has begun. You can again enjoy the deliciousness of California asparagus and the sweet taste from the rich peat soils of the Stockton Delta. Our biggest hurdle now is the asparagus being imported from Mexico. The markets across the United States are being inundated with asparagus from Mexico. Because Mexico can produce their product at over half the cost of what California growers can, California asparagus will soon be extinct. It is a shame that the State of California allows Mexico to continue importing their asparagus especially when they have the same product in their own back yard. Growers in California are held to the highest expectations when it comes to food safety, traceability, minimum wage, workmen’s compensation, health insurance, etc. Please click on the link below to read a statement from one of our customers explaining how important California asparagus from the Stockton Delta region is to his company and his customers. We tip our hat to Jack Scalisi and thank him for the recognition. If only we had the same support from our local chain ... 2016 Stockton Delta Potatoes 2016 Stockton Delta Potato Harvest has started! We are happy to announce that the Delta Queen, Delta King, and Pintail labels are back and ready to ship. Please contact Greg Paul or James Paul for pricing and availability. Stockton Delta Potatoes Potato season is in full swing. Check out daily happenings at the packing shed and the loading dock. Broccoli Broccoli from the Stockton Delta Greg Paul Produce Sales is proud and excited to introduce broccoli from the Stockton Delta. Grown by Klein Family Farms in the heart of the Stockton Delta region using the well known label of "Delta Queen". The broccoli is shed packed, hydro-cooled and iced within an hour of being harvested allowing to maintain maximum freshness. Domestic and Asian Cut Crowns available October through December. Please contact Greg Paul or James Paul for inquiries. Comments are closed.