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LIVE FROM THE FIELDS: MFC Strawberries in Watsonville, California

April 20, 2015

Please click here to view a Markon Live from the Fields video about MFC Strawberries in the Watsonville, California growing region.


  • MFC Strawberries are now available in the Salinas/Watsonville, California growing region
  • Although volume levels are expected to be reached ahead of schedule, supplies remain relatively limited
  • Quality is very good
    • Berry color is deep red
    • Flavor is sweet
    • Size is large
    • Texture is firm
    • Sporadic green tips and wind damage are problems
  • Santa Maria, California has higher volume and similar quality at this time, but more orders will be moved to the Salinas/Watsonville area by mid-May


Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.


John Galvez

Quality Assurance


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