UPDATE: Blackberries and Raspberries
September 21, 2015
Blackberry and raspberry supplies are very limited due to high temperatures in the Salinas/Watsonville growing region. Prices are elevated. Production has drastically decreased and harvesting has been curtailed due to the abnormally warm weather.
- Demand exceeds supply; volume is very low
- Quality will vary: bleeding, bruising, and soft texture are concerns
- Limited quantities of Mexican blackberries and raspberries are available for loading in South Texas and Southern California; volume levels are not expected until mid-October
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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