LIVE FROM THE FIELDS: HEAT-RELATED DEFECTS IN THE SALINAS VALLEY
View a Markon Live from the Fields video about heat-related defects in the Salinas Valley.
- Higher-than-average daytime and nighttime temperatures in the Salinas Valley have caused industry-wide heat-related defects in commodity and value-added items
- Romaine products have been hardest hit; warmer temperatures are causing internal burn, insect pressure, and seeder
- Temperatures are expected to return to seasonal averages over the next several days, which will help improve quality
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for further information.
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