UPDATE: STRAWBERRIES – RAIN

October 20, 2021

Rain is expected in both the Salinas/Watsonville and Santa Maria growing regions over the next five days. Expect tight supplies and strong markets through next week.

Santa Maria

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Strawberries are available
  • The forecast calls for rain from Sunday, October 24 into Monday, October 25
  • MFC plastic clamshells may need to be substituted for the corrugated clamshells

Salinas/Watsonville

  • Forecasts call for rain through Monday, October 25
  • Volume and quality are diminishing quickly; this is pushing demand to Southern California

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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