UPDATE: ONIONS

May 11, 2022

The Northwest storage onion season will end this week. New crop onions are readily available out of California’s Imperial Valley. Texas-grown supplies are sufficient.

Northwest

  • Red and white onion stocks have been depleted; limited supplies of yellow onions are available, but will be depleted this week
  • Internal defects such as translucency, as well as dry and watery scale, will be present

California

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Onions will be shipped out of the Imperial Valley through the first week of June
  • Once the Imperial Valley season wraps up, onions will transition up to the San Joaquin Valley

Texas

  • Texas-grown MFC Onions will be available through the end of this week, with limited supply next week
  • Next week will be the final week of the Texas onion season

New Mexico

  • The season for MFC Onions is on track to open in early June
  • New Mexico onions will be shipped into late August

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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