News and Stories

UPDATE: Bell Peppers

December 18, 2019
Red Bell Peppers
  • Prices remain elevated
    • Supplies are limited
    • The California season is ending
  • Mexican stocks are behind schedule due to cool, rainy weather early in the growing season; availability will increase by early January
  • Florida supplies are tight; production is getting a slow start on the East Coast
  • The California desert season will end in two weeks
  • Expect elevated prices until Mexican supplies ramp up in January 
Green Bell Peppers 
  • Prices are inching up
    • The California season has ended
    • Poor weather is reducing supplies in Florida and Mexico
  • Rain on the East Coast is affecting Florida production; stocks have tightened
  • Mexican markets are rising as demand shifts West
  • Expect higher prices through the month of December
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
©2019 Markon Cooperative, Inc. All rights reserved.