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October 13, 2022


  • Markon First Crop Broccoli is available in Salinas, California
    • Markets have peaked and are starting to ease
    • Recent widespread quality issues, such as pin rot, are prevalent in multiple growing regions
  • Markon Best Available Broccoli is being shipped into South Texas; the quality of Central Mexican broccoli (shipped into South Texas) has improved, but insect pressure persists
  • The overall market is softening due to a drop in demand; expect relatively elevated prices as growers continue to selectively harvest
  • Expect better quality and lower markets when desert supplies begin shipping in mid- to late November


  • Markon Essentials Cauliflower is available in Salinas, California
  • Supplies are increasing but remain tight as growers work through quality-challenged fields
  • Quality is weak: pest and disease pressure are causing off-color and brown spotting
  • Despite challenges, markets will continue declining over the next five to seven days
    • Quality is forecast to improve
    • Demand is weakening

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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