The Brussels sprouts market remains elevated, but availability is slowly increasing.
- Size is dominated by small and medium sprouts; jumbo-size stocks are more plentiful, yet behind schedule due to the June heatwave and lack of frost hours
- The Salinas season is starting, slowly increasing supplies and easing markets
- Overall quality is good, although bolting (fluffy texture) and bitter flavor are concerns with recent variable weather; discoloration and early breakdown are minimal
- Expect high prices to persist until Salinas Valley crops have time to mature (approximately 10 to 14 days)
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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