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FROM THE FIELDS: Desert Region Weather Update

November 25, 2015


The desert growing region is expected to receive its first significant cold temperatures, of the 2015-16 winter growing season, later this week.  


Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27 the Yuma, Arizona, Imperial Valley, and Coachella, California areas are expected to receive light-to heavy lettuce ice, as early morning temperatures dip into the low-to-mid 30’s in most areas. The extended forecast is for freezing temperatures to linger, in the desert growing regions, through Friday, December 5th.


Markon inspectors will be monitoring quality and supply outlook and will update further as needed.


Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.


Blake Anderson

Quality Assurance


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