UPDATE: CANTALOUPE AND HONEYDEW MELONS
August 11, 2020
Markon First Crop Cantaloupe and Honeydew Melons are available. The market is easing; supplies are plentiful. It’s a great time to promote these items.
The Westside of California’s San Joaquin Valley is the primary growing region at this time; harvesting is at its peak
Quality ranges from very good to excellent
Sugar levels vary from 12 to 13 Brix for cantaloupe and 11 to 13 Brix for honeydew
Honeydew markets remain low, while cantaloupe prices will continue easing this week
Expect ample stocks and weak prices through August
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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