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August 2, 2023

Blackberry supplies are extremely limited due to fair quality.

  • Supplies will remain scarce through next week
  • Quality is fair with some berries exhibiting softness, bleeding, and red cell
  • The fall Watsonville, California season is off to a very slow start due to lower-than-normal temperatures
  • Volume is expected to increase in Santa Maria, California over the next 10-14 days
  • Pacific Northwest stocks are tight but will increase by mid-August to help supplement California shortages
  • Improved quality and more abundant supplies are expected by August 21

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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