FROM THE FIELDS: Rain in Yuma, AZ and Oxnard, CA
November 26, 2019
The Yuma, Arizona desert and Oxnard, California regions are forecast to receive rain this week.
Expected totals in Yuma are 1/2” on Thursday, November 28
Oxnard totals are substantially higher, with upwards of 2” starting Wednesday, November 27 through the weekend
Even more rain is expected the following week
Tender leaf items will be sourced from the desert growing region to cover orders
Production will be affected by muddy conditions for the next several days; growers will pack ahead today
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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