UPDATE: Limited Bell Pepper Supplies
June 26, 2019
Green, red, and yellow bell pepper markets are elevated. All colors are limited.
Green bell harvesting will end this week in the California desert; the new crop season is underway in California’s San Joaquin Valley
Red and yellow production is winding down in the California desert; the San Joaquin Valley will not begin until July 8
Mexico has light supplies of green, red, and yellow bells from the Coahuila region (crossing into South Texas)
The Georgia season has ended; green bell production is ramping up in North Carolina (red and yellow are not common in this region)
Michigan harvesting is delayed due to cool temperatures; the season is forecast to start mid- to late July
Expect limited green, red, and yellow bell pepper supplies through mid-July
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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