News and Stories

LIVE FROM THE FIELDS: Strawberries in Oxnard, California

February 04, 2015


Please click here to view a Markon Live from the Fields video about strawberries from the Oxnard, California growing region.


Strawberry quality is improving in Oxnard

Weather has stabilized after a series of storms caused significant yield loss over the past month

Current varieties are exhibiting firm texture, sweet flavor, and medium-to-large size

A small amount of decay remains in some lots, but harvesting crews are working to avoid it

Between the Oxnard and Coachella growing regions, supplies are expected to meet Valentine’s Day demand


Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.


John Galvez

Quality Assurance


©2015 Markon Cooperative, Inc. All rights reserved.