Grower-shippers expect pumpkin prices to rise soon, to as high as $110 per bin, which is $20 above average, says Joe Pirrone, president of Capac, Mich.-based Mike Pirrone Produce Inc. Reduced acreage, but large, high-quality pumpkins is the scenario in many parts of the country, Pirrone and others say.
Photo courtesy Jackson Melons Inc.
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