The bulk of the strawberry suppliers have canceled harvests through Wednesday, February 7, with only a few planning on working through the storms. Up to five inches of rain has fallen over the past 48 hours; an extremely limited number of berries will be harvested where most will be sold to local markets.
- The region received upwards of five inches of rain the past seven days
- Harvesting has been canceled through Wednesday, February 7; limited harvesting may return Thursday, February 8
- Packer label will be substituted as needed; plastic clamshells will be substituted for the corrugated packs
- Expect strong demand and elevated markets through the month of February
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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