January 5, 2024

HAPPY NEW YEAR! We hope you had a great holiday season and we look forward to working with you again this year.  Our strawberry season is off to a decent start as we work our way through winter here in California, and in our central Mexico growing regions. Our … Read On ›

December 22, 2023

We have made it through another strawberry season together in 2023 and are very thankful for the partnerships and friendships gained this year. Each of us at Bobalu Berries is wishing you and your family a very Happy Holiday season.  We appreciate you and look forward to a … Read On ›

December 15, 2023

Fall Crop and new Crop Update: We are mid way through the month and things are changing rapidly. This is the time of year when weather can become a factor in all of our growing regions so we will do our best to keep you informed of what … Read On ›

December 1, 2023

Fall Crop California: Welcome to December!  Things have definitely been interesting with our 2023 strawberry season.  Even with the long and challenging year, we are still harvesting fall crop fruit here in southern California.  Cooler weather has slowed things down but the fruit still looks and tastes great.  … Read On ›

October 27, 2023

Fall Crop California: We are well into our fall season here in both Santa Maria and Oxnard.  At this point, Santa Maria is just past the peak but weekly volume is holding steady.  Oxnard is expected to peak in the next couple of weeks with sustained volume expected … Read On ›

September 29, 2023

As we get through this first full week of Fall 2023, we are also shifting right into our fall crop in both of our California growing regions.  The weather has been a factor all year long this season and we hope to see some mild conditions as … Read On ›

September 8, 2023

Santa Maria: As we roll into September, we approach that time of year when seasons overlap in the same region.  Here in Santa Maria we have two distinct crops working together to fill the volume demand.  The spring crop is still going strong on the west side ranches … Read On ›

August 25, 2023

First, let's talk about the weather!  The hurricane and tropical storm that swept through southern California, on its way up from Mexico, somehow took a turn eastward and we were spared.  Oxnard did receive a little over 2 inches of rain, but thankfully the timing worked out … Read On ›

August 11, 2023

Santa Maria: We have made our way through the mid-summer gap and see plants rebounding with a bit more fruit for the rest of this month.  We should see an increase in strawberry volume once we get past Labor Day and the fall crop here kicks in.  The … Read On ›

July 28, 2023

Santa Maria:  As we head into August next week, volume is tight, but the weather is optimum, the plants are still healthy, and the strawberries look and taste great.  We were in the fields this week assessing our ranches and checking out the summer planted crop that … Read On ›