Bad news, salad devotees there might be a shortage of mesclun mixture on the horizon. Most of our wintertime leafy greens are grown in the fields of Arizona, and this is normally a quite dependable organization. But this season has been uncharacteristically damp, and mildew has forced farmers to pluck and toss greens.
Normally, we can get lettuce from California which knocks up production right about it is now time make up for a shortage of Arizona parks, but the same soaked weather has delayed planting in California.
What does this mean for you? You may soon watch a shortage of your favorite salad concoction it is appropriate to last for about two weeks.