LIVE FROM THE FIELDS: Santa Maria Strawberry Update
View a Markon Live from the Fields video about strawberries in Santa Maria, California.
- Strawberries in Santa Maria, CA are showing good size, strong texture, and sweet flavor
- A light rain fell last night, but a more significant storm is expected by Thursday, March 1
- Freezing temperatures last week caused significant damage to blooms and immature fruit
- Harvesting crews have been stripping damaged berries for the last several days
- Expect rain-related issues by the weekend and tightening supplies in mid-to-late March
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for further information.
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