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April 25, 2023

Markon First Crop (MFC) Onions will hit the market this week in the California desert region. The MFC Idaho/Oregon storage onion season has ended.  

Storage Crop

  • MFC Idaho/Oregon-grown Onion supplies have been depleted
  • Washington-grown MFC Onions will ship through the end of April  
  • Sufficient supplies of red and yellow onions are available; yellow super colossal onions will be limited in remaining stocks
  • Prices remain steady despite limited volume

New Crop


  • Red and Yellow MFC Onions will begin shipping this week out of the Imperial Valley
  • Pricing is expected to mirror Texas price levels
  • Central and Northern California production is expected to begin early June

South Texas

  • Texas-grown MFC Red and Yellow Onions supplies are adequate
  • Texas onions will ship into late May
  • Prices are steady due to stagnant demand

New Mexico

  • MFC Onion harvesting will begin in early June

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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