UPDATE: GREEN BEANS

September 30, 2021

Green bean markets are extremely active. Supplies are tight however new fall production is getting underway on the East Coast.

  • Ready-Set-Serve (RSS) Trimmed Green Beans are limited; packer label may be substituted as needed
  • Ohio volume is low due to insect pressure and record rain this season
  • Production is winding down quickly in New York and Tennessee; quality is average
  • Harvesting was delayed in Virginia and Georgia due to rain, but it’s getting started this week
  • California’s volume has fallen due to summer heat; new crop Imperial desert harvests are expected to start in late October
  • Recent hurricanes have lowered Baja volume; new crop harvesting will begin in mainland Mexico by mid-November
  • Expect prices to remain elevated over the next two to three weeks when stocks increase
  • RSS price triggers remain in effect

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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