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UPDATE: California Strawberries

May 04, 2018

Markon First Crop Strawberries are available out of Oxnard and Santa Maria, California.

  • New crop Salinas/Watsonville supplies are slowly ramping up
    • Rainy weather in early April has decreased the maturity of the crop
    • Markon will begin loading limited volume in Watsonville early next week, with ample supplies by mid- to late May
  • The Oxnard season is past peak production
  • Quality is very good
  • Supplies are winding down quickly
  • Quality is very good in Oxnard and Santa Maria
  • Overall stocks are ample
  • Prices are steady
  • Santa Maria stocks are increasing

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Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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