UPDATE: SQUASH

November 19, 2021

The Florida and Mexican fall squash seasons are fully underway; supplies are consistent. Markon First Crop (MFC) Zucchini and Yellow Squash are available.

  • Mexico’s northern region of Sonora is providing steady supplies, but volume has passed its peak
    • Quality is very good
    • New crop harvesting is expected to start in Sinaloa over the next one to two weeks with full production anticipated by mid-December
  • Georgia supplies are tightening due to cold weather; however, Florida new crop production is well underway
    • Overall quality is good
    • Occasional scarring and scuff marks have been reported
  • Yellow squash markets are higher this week due to strong Thanksgiving pull; zucchini prices are steady

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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