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May 25, 2023

Markon First Crop (MFC) Onions are currently being shipped out of the California’s Imperial Valley region. The Washington storage onion season has concluded.          


  • As the Texas and Washington seasons have ended, demand will shift to Southern California
  • Prices continue to push upward and will remain firm for the next several weeks
  • Onions will continue to ship out of the Imperial Valley through June 10
  • Central and Northern California production will begin approximately a week later than normal
    • Limited supplies will be available until the week of June 12
    • Rain that soaked the growing areas this past winter and early spring is impacting availability and sizing

New Mexico

  • Limited MFC Yellow Onion harvesting will start at the end of next week
  • Full production and order coverage will commence the week of June 5, with supplies ramping up the following week

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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