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September 28, 2022

Supplies are beginning to tighten as the Southern California season winds down. Expect strong demand and elevated markets through October.

Southern California

  • Production is beginning to decline as the season will wrap up late October
  • Quality is fair; excessive heat is causing soft fruit
  • Size is dominated by 23- and 27-count fruit; 56-count sizes are limited
  • Expect tighter stocks and high prices through the end of seasonal transition (late October)

Arizona/California Desert

  • The season is expected to start in early November
  • The Arizona/ California growing regions consist of:
    • Brawley, CA
    • Yuma, AZ

South Texas

  • The season will start in early November

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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