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September 28, 2021

Honeydew supplies are extremely limited as the San Joaquin Valley, California season comes to an end. Cantaloupe stocks are sufficient at this time but expected to tighten.

  • Markon First Crop Cantaloupes and Honeydew Melons are tight; packer label will be substituted as needed
  • Expect higher prices and limited supplies until the transition south during the week of October 11; new crop stocks are expected to ramp up by mid- to late October
  • Size substitutions may be required to fill orders
  • 6- and 8-count honeydew are extremely scarce
  • 9-count cantaloupes are limited
  • Overall quality is good

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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