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UPDATE: Cold Temperatures in Southern Florida

December 13, 2017

Colder-than-normal temperatures are expected for the rest of the week in Southern Florida. Temperatures will drop into the mid-60s during the day and low to mid-40s at night.

  • Markon First Crop Bell Peppers, Cucumbers and Squash are available in Florida
  • Current supplies are sufficient, but lower temperatures have slowed growth and production
  • Prices for bell peppers, cucumbers, and squash will continue to rise through this week
  • Strong winds from recent storms have caused scarring, mainly on squash
  • Temperatures are expected to rebound and will stabilize markets by late next week

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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