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July 13, 2023

Blueberry volume is at promotable levels, while blackberry prices are rising due to tight stocks. Raspberry markets are stable.


  • California supplies are limited but expected to rebound in late July/early August
  • The North Carolina season is winding while New Jersey numbers increase
  • Pacific Northwest growers will start production next week, significantly increasing overall volume
  • Expect more plentiful supplies, improved quality, and decreasing markets leading up to August


  • Growers in Oregon and Washington will harvest the bulk of the North American crop through July
  • Pacific Northwest quality is excellent
  • Expect promotable volume through July


  • California supplies are diminishing
    • The Oxnard and Santa Maria seasons are winding down
    • Watsonville production is slow due to cool, wet mornings but is steadily increasing
  • Mexican supplies are limited
  • Overall volume is expected to increase in August
  • Raspberry markets are elevated but stable

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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