UPDATE: Broccoli and Cauliflower
March 08, 2017
Expect limited broccoli and cauliflower supplies for the next several weeks; prices are rising. Ready-Set-Serve contract triggers are expected to be met next week.
Markon First Crop Broccoli Crowns are available to load in South Texas and Yuma, Arizona; Markon Best Available is being substituted when needed
The seasons in the Arizona/California desert and Northern Mexico are wrapping up
Salinas Valley shipments started in a limited way this week; expect stocks to ramp up the week of March 13
Florida will have ample supplies from now until growers transition to Georgia in early May
Markon Essentials Cauliflower is available in Yuma, Arizona; supplies are expected to remain tight over the next few weeks
The industry remains ahead of schedule; next week’s warmer weather is expected to affect production
The transition to Salinas is starting in a light way; limited production will continue in Yuma until the season ends in a couple of weeks
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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