News and Stories


July 24, 2020

Strawberry demand remains strong; prices continue to inch up. Strong markets are expected through early August.


  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Strawberries are available
  • Supplies remain tight as the season is past peak production
  • Fruit size in increasing slowly due to recent cooler weather over the past 7 to 10 days
  • Quality is very good
  • Please submit consolidated orders before 10 am on Thursday to ensure coverage for Monday loading

Santa Maria

  • MFC Strawberries are available
  • Stocks are tight; production is past peak levels
  • Volume will increase in mid-August as the Santa Maria fall crop begins to ramp up
  • Quality is good

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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