UPDATE: Rising Bell Pepper Prices
April 05, 2019
Bell pepper prices are rising; overall supplies are extremely limited. Expect active markets heading into May as the Mexican season winds down and California production ramps up.
Growers in Coachella, California have begun light green bell pepper harvesting; volume will increase over the next two weeks
The Coachella red bell pepper season is expected to begin May 15, with supplies increasing the following week
Florida stocks are extremely tight; production will continue through mid-May, then growers will transition to Georgia
Expect active markets through mid-May as bell pepper growing regions transition on both coasts
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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