UPDATE: ONIONS

November 9, 2021

Markon First Crop (MFC) Red and Yellow Onions are being shipped out of storage from Idaho, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.   

  • Yellow onion demand has increased as the Thanksgiving holiday nears
    • Expect prices for medium and jumbo sizes to inch up
    • A significant price gap of $6.00 to $9.00 remains between medium and jumbo packs
  • Demand for red onions is strong; expect elevated markets
  • MFC Red and Yellow Onion quality is excellent:
    • Supplies possess solid, globe-like shape and firm texture
    • Size is on the small side, with the crop dominated by mediums
  • Packer label onions are also being shipped out of Colorado

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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