FROM THE FIELDS: Rain in AZ/CA Desert Growing Region
November 19, 2019
The Arizona/California desert growing region is forecast to receive rain later today/tonight.
Expected totals in the Yuma, Arizona area are upwards of 1” while the El Centro, California totals are lower at approximately 0.25”
Production will likely be affected by muddy conditions for the next several days; most growers are packing ahead today to cover orders
Temperatures for the duration of the week will remain in the low 70s (without rain)
Markon inspectors will be monitoring lettuce and leafy green supplies for any rain-related quality and shelf-life concerns
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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