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UPDATE: Bell Peppers

July 30, 2019

Green bell pepper supplies will increase by next week. Red Bell pepper supplies are tightening.

  • Green bell markets are elevated, but will ease soon
    • Limited green bell production is underway in Canada and Michigan this week
    • California harvesting is ramping up in Hollister and Oxnard
    • Markets are poised to fall going into next week
  • Red bell markets will rise next week
    • Production is winding down in Bakersfield, California and will transition to Fresno, Hollister, and Oxnard in two to three weeks
    • East Coast and Mexican production is very light; the West Coast is the primary growing region this time of year
    • Expect rising prices through mid-August or until new crop supplies ramp up


Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.


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