New Jersey blueberry growers harvested just over 46 million utilized pounds from 9,300 acres. The value of utilized production was over $85 million for 2019, the highest since 2011. Average price was $1.85 per pound, up from the 2018 average price of $1.42.
Cranberry growers produced 490,390 utilized barrels from 2,700 acres. Value of production was $14.5 million and the average price was $29.60 per barrel.
New Jersey peach growers harvested 17,980 utilized tons from 3,900 bearing acres. New Jersey ranked second nationally in price. Value of utilized production was almost $25.7 million.