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February 8, 2023

Bell peppers prices are low; supplies are abundant. Markon First Crop (MFC) and Markon Essentials (ESS) Green and Red Bell Peppers are readily available.

Green Bells

  • Mexican production is steady in Culiacan
    • New crop production is getting underway
    • Overall quality is good
    • Wind scarring is a minor issue
  • South Florida volume is steady; growers are harvesting both old and new fields, yielding a wide variety of sizes
  • Prices are slightly lower this week

Red Bells

  • Stocks are ample in Culiacan and Central Mexico
    • Quality varies depending on the grower
    • Promotable volume is available in all sizes
  • Colored bell peppers are extremely limited in Florida
  • Expect slightly lower pricing over the next two weeks

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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