News and Stories


April 09, 2020

Supplies of Markon First Crop (MFC) Onions are readily available.

  • Storage crop MFC Onions from the Northwest will remain on the market through April
  • Expect diminishing quality in storage shipments as the season wraps up
    • Onions will have golden, cured skins, but may be softer than early and mid-season stocks
    • Problems may include occasional internal decay, mold, and multiple centers/hearts (photos attached)
  • Texas-grown, fresh-run MFC Onions are being shipped; fresh-run onions will have feathery skins and light color when compared to Northwest storage onions (photos attached)
  • The MFC California onion season will begin April 27

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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