Mexican asparagus supplies are limited, causing prices to rise. Several consecutive days of rain in Central Mexico’s growing regions have reduced availability. Limited Peruvian stocks are helping to meet demand.
Markon First Crop Asparagus is sporadic; packer label is being substituted as needed
The California, Michigan, and Washington seasons are finished, shifting more demand to Mexico
Quality is good: spears are deep green and tips are tight
Expect markets to continue climbing over the next 7 to 10 days
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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