UPDATE: RED AND YELLOW POTATOES

April 14, 2022

Markon First Crop (MFC) Red and Yellow Potatoes are being shipped out of Idaho and North Dakota. 

Idaho

  • Most suppliers will deplete storage stocks this month and begin to transfer potatoes from other regions to continue to ship out of Idaho
  • The Idaho market will increase through the transition from storage to new crop potatoes
  • MFC Red and Yellow Idaho Potato supplies will last through July; volume is adequate
  • New crop Idaho potatoes will become available the first week of August

North Dakota

  • MFC Red Potatoes will be available through late June
  • New crop red and yellow potatoes will begin to ship the first week of August

California

  • California red and yellow potatoes will start shipping in June and continue through early August

Florida

  • Florida colored potatoes will ship through June

Washington

  • The Washington storage season will run through the end of April
  • The new crop season is expected to get underway in September

Wisconsin

  • New crop harvesting of MFC Potatoes will begin in early August

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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