UPDATE: LIMITED ICEBERG LETTUCE SUPPLIES
July 12, 2019
Iceberg lettuce demand exceeds supply; stocks remain limited in California’s Salinas Valley. Markets will remain active through the month of July.
Processors are harvesting more acres than normal due to light lettuce weights
Regional growing seasons (Colorado, Eastern Canada, and the Northeastern U.S.) are off to a very slow start as a result of adverse weather conditions
Lower yields are forecast in all growing areas through July
Value-added lettuce products will remain at trigger levels
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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