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UPDATE: Melons

October 31, 2018

Markon First Crop Cantaloupes and Honeydews are limited; packer label will be substituted as needed.

  • The California crop is facing weather challenges as the season winds down (typically late-November)
    • Quality is fair due to wet weather
    • Shelf life is shorter than normal
    • Markon recommends ordering for quick turns
  • Mexican cantaloupes and honeydews are on the market; quality is average
  • Offshore imports will begin arriving to the East Coast the week of November 19
  • Markon branded melons will not be available during the import season

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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