News and Stories


September 09, 2020

Strawberry supplies are tightening as a result of California’s recent high temperatures. Prices are expected to remain strong through September.  

  • Markon First Crop Strawberries are available out of both Salinas/Watsonville and Santa Maria, California
  • Fruit size will be smaller-than-normal for the next 10 to 14 days
  • Quality concerns to keep an eye on include: bleeding, bruising, pin rot, small size, softness, and reduced shelf-life

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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