UPDATE: BROCCOLI AND CAULIFLOWER

November 15, 2021

Supplies have tightened in multiple growing regions, increasing broccoli and cauliflower prices.

  • Markon First Crop Broccoli and Markon Essentials Cauliflower will be limited over the next two weeks; packer label will be substituted, to fill orders
  • Supplies are expected to remain tight over the next two weeks
  • Cool weather has slowed growth over the last few weeks in the Salinas and Santa Maria growing region, resulting in fewer available supplies
  • The Arizona/California desert growing region start is delayed, leading to overall lower industry supplies
  • Mexican-grown broccoli volume (loading out of South Texas) has been reduced by heavy rains in the primary growing region
  • Expect elevated markets through the next two weeks

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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