Demand is strong due to the Catholic Lent and St. Patrick’s Day holidays; prices will remain elevated through early to mid- March.
- The recent cold temperatures, rain, and morning frosts experienced in the AZ/CA desert and Oxnard, California throughout late January and February have reduced West Coast supplies
- AZ/CA desert and Oxnard suppliers are delaying or skipping harvests to allow current size to increase, as well as balling down what is harvested to remove damaged outer leaves
- Volume is also down in Florida and Texas amid unseasonably cold weather and storms
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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