UPDATE: GREEN ONIONS

December 22, 2021

The green onion market is rising. Persistently low temperatures in Mexicali, Mexico are slowing growth, while labor is tight during the holiday season.

  • Ready-Set-Serve Green Onions are available
  • Mexicali has experienced highs in the 60s with evening temperatures dipping as low as the mid-30s over the past 10 days
  • Approximately 1” of rain is forecast for Friday, December 24 into Saturday, December 25
    • This rain is expected to have minimal effect as most growers will not harvest Friday or Saturday; production will resume Sunday, December 26
  • Similar cold weather is forecast through the end of the year into January 2022
  • Expect elevated markets for the next three to four weeks at minimum, pending warmer weather

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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