UPDATE: SQUASH

May 10, 2022

Squash markets are low with many regions in play during the month of May. Markon First Crop Zucchini and Yellow Squash are available.

  • The seasonal decline is expected to start in Mainland Mexico by mid-May
    • Production will shift to the Baja peninsula by the end of the month
    • Quality is good with some reports of scarring and scuffing
  • The California season will start in Santa Maria on May 15; Fresno production will begin in  early June
  • The East Coast is harvesting sufficient supplies
    • Both the Florida and Georgia spring seasons are underway
    • Quality is very good for both zucchini and yellow squash
  • Expect steady prices

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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