UPDATE SUMMARY: WEEK OF OCTOBER 22, 2018
October 25, 2018
The California Navel orange harvest has begun. Fruit will have a deeper orange color and fewer seeds than the California Valencia variety.
California Navels are available now; quality is very good
Sugar levels are on the low side, ranging from 9 to 10 Brix, which is typical to start the season
Fruit is being placed in gas rooms for three to five days to enhance color
Florida and Texas oranges are also available
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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