UPDATE: Tropical Storm Franklin
August 07, 2017
Tropical Storm Franklin is located 200 miles southeast of the Yucatan Peninsula, where it is expected to make landfall by Tuesday, August 8.
The storm will pass over Veracruz, Mexico by Wednesday; Veracruz is the primary growing region for limes
Heavy precipitation will limit harvesting hours and production over the next week
Rainy weather followed by warm temperatures will increase stylar (stem-end breakdown)
Expect fewer supplies and higher prices over the next two weeks as growers face challenging conditions
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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