Skip to main content


February 7, 2023

Markon First Crop (MFC) Onions remain available in the Northwest. Mexican onion imports are shipping out of South Texas.

Mexico (into South Texas)

  • Size is running small
    • Medium and jumbo sizes are most plentiful
    • Colossal stocks are limited
    • Super colossal onions are extremely scarce
  • Expect steady prices for the next few weeks
  • Mexican onions are only available in bags, not cartons
  • The domestic, Texas-grown onion crop is on track to begin shipping in early March


  • Expect supplies to ship out of Idaho, Oregon, and Washington through mid-April
  • Stocks will ship from Utah through mid-March
  • Colorado packer label onions will be available through early March
  • With Mexican onions available, Northwest markets will ease over the next few weeks

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

©2023 Markon Cooperative, Inc. All rights reserved.