UPDATE: CALIFORNIA STRAWBERRIES

April 11, 2022

Prices will remain elevated through this week; California supplies are limited due to recent warm weather.

Oxnard and Santa Maria

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Strawberries are available
  • Production is down due last week’s high temperatures
  • Quality is good: some heat-damaged fruit is being reported
  • Volume is anticipated to decrease this week but quickly rebound through the month
  • Expect elevated markets and tight supplies for the next 3-5 days

Salinas/Watsonville

  • Volume is low as the season is just starting to come into play
  • Supplies willl ramp up in late April, barring any unusual weather events

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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