News and Stories


June 15, 2021

Zucchini and yellow squash markets are steady as local/regional growing regions across the country start harvesting. Markon First Crop Zucchini and Yellow Squash are available.

  • On the East Coast, the Georgia harvest is slowly finishing;
    • North Carolina and New Jersey are the main supply source at this time
    • Local/regional deals have also started in Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio
  • Santa Maria, California is expected to increase volume (especially large sizes) over the next few weeks as very high temperatures prevail
    • Quality is excellent
    • Extreme temperatures in the 110-115 F range are forecast for this week which will limit harvesting to early morning hours
  • Mexico’s Baja Peninsula is the main growing region; growers are producing a steady supply of good quality squash
  • Expect overall markets to remain steady with many regions in production

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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