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UPDATE: Independence Day Schedule 2016

June 27, 2016

Markon’s buying office will be closed for Independence Day (Monday, July 4); many processors will adjust loading and production schedules due to the holiday.

  • Markon’s Gonzales consolidation dock will be open on a limited basis; orders loading on Independence Day (Monday, July 4) will be harvested the previous Friday, July 1 or Saturday, July 2
  • Taylor Farms’ loading docks will be open on a limited basis
    • Trucks are urged to call by 8:00 a.m. PDT to schedule appointments
    • Loading is available on Sunday, July 3, on a first come, first served basis
  • 4Earth consolidation docks will load trucks on Independence Day (Monday, July 4)
    • The Los Angeles Produce Market will be closed
    • 4Earth will not be able to purchase off the market
  • Most Northwest shippers’ sales offices and loading docks will be closed Independence Day (Monday, July 4); a few will load by appointment only, but product will not be packed
  • See the attached spreadsheet for specific ordering deadlines and dates

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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