UPDATE: BROCCOLI AND CAULIFLOWER

January 21, 2022

Broccoli and cauliflower markets are expected to ease due to warmer weather that is forecast for the Arizona and California desert growing regions.

Broccoli  

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Broccoli is available
  • Expect prices to decline to mid-levels over the next 7 to 10 days as yields increase in the Arizona and California desert regions
  • Overall quality is good; pin rot is affecting some lots

Mexican Broccoli (into South Texas)

  • MFC Broccoli is available (loading in South Texas)
  • Fairly steady prices are anticipated over the next two weeks
  • Demand is moderate
  • South Texas broccoli is expected to be $7.00 to $8.00 cheaper than stocks from the West Coast

Cauliflower

  • Markon Essentials Cauliflower is available
  • Warm weather will increase yields in the Arizona and California desert regions
  • Expect good quality with great color and ideal size
  • Prices will ease over the next 7 to 10 days

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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