UPDATE: GREEN LEAF, ICEBERG, AND ROMAINE
June 12, 2020
Green leaf, iceberg, and romaine supplies are plentiful.
Iceberg pricing will continue to ease going into next week
Romaine and green leaf markets will remain steady at low levels
Some quality issues seen in pre-harvest inspections include insect pressure, mildew, seeder, sunburn, and fringe burn (photos attached)
Harvesting crews will work diligently to remove or reduce quality issues
Markon Best Available (MBA) is being substituted as needed in romaine orders due to quality
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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