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October 20, 2022

Strong cucumber demand is forcing markets to rise. Cold weather has slowed overall production.

  • Markon First Crop and Markon Essentials Cucumbers are available
  • Production is underway in Northern Mexico; however, cooler weather and low evening temperatures are limiting plant yields this week; expect volume to increase in November when the Sinaloa season begins
  • Baja production is past its peak; extra grading is required
  • The Georgia growing region is experiencing cold evening temperatures (with potential frost advisories), slowing harvests
  • Florida will struggle with supply in November and December due to hurricane Ian; many fields have been replanted
  • Expect elevated prices over the next two weeks

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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