Storage crop Markon First Crop (MFC) Red and Yellow Potato supplies are beginning to wind down. Markets have increased.
- Many suppliers have depleted storage stocks and are hauling potatoes from other regions to continue shipping out of Idaho
- MFC Red and Yellow Idaho Colored Potatoes will ship through July; volume is adequate
- New crop Idaho potatoes will become available the first week of August
- MFC Red Potatoes will be available through the end of June
- Remaining yellow potato supplies has been depleted
- New crop red and yellow potatoes will begin to ship the first week of August
- Florida colored potato stocks are winding down (with approximately two weeks remaining in the season)
- California red and yellow potato harvesting has begun
- Potatoes will ship through early August
- Early yields are thin-skinned, resulting in mechanical damage in pack-outs
- The Washington storage season has ended
- The new crop season is expected to get underway in September
- New crop harvesting of MFC Wisconsin Potatoes will begin in early August
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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