News and Stories


June 04, 2020

Green bell pepper prices will continue to climb into next week; supplies are tightening as the crop transitions to new growing regions. Red bell stocks are sufficient; prices are slightly lower.

West Coast

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) and Markon Essentials (ESS) Green and Red Bell Peppers are available
  • California desert green bell pepper growers will transition from the Imperial Valley to Bakersfield over the next week
  • Red bells will transition to Bakersfield in early July; Imperial Valley supplies are currently covering demand

East Coast

  • MFC and ESS Green Bell Peppers are available
  • Minor rain is forecast for all of next week in Georgia; production may slow
  • Expect slightly higher prices next week

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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