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Salinas crops continue to see effects from fires

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The fires near Salinas, CA, growing regions in August continue to cause problems for growers, even after many have been contained.

Markon Crops Report: Fruit supplies nearing peaks

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As one would expect, summer fruit season is in peak mode, and consumer demand is keeping many markets higher than previous seasons, even with strong volumes.

Consumer demand keeps citrus prices high

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Pandemic-induced consumer demand for citrus continues to produce strength to the orange and lemon markets.

Markon Crops Report: Vegetable prices remain high as cantaloupes transition

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Weather problems continue to affect California vegetables, and increasing foodservice demand is causing some prices to rise.

Markon Crops Report: Salinas heat raises prices

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The heat in the Salinas, CA, area is affecting crops there, lowering volumes and causing prices to rise.

Markon Crops Report: Vegetable markets tighten

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Some bad weather in California has limited supplies on some vegetables, such as lettuce varieties, and that’s causing prices to rise. Other annual staples, such as potatoes and onions, are nearing crop transitions from storage to fresh supplies.

Markon Crop Report: Fruits offer some value

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Now that we’re in June, it’s time to anticipate stone fruit season, although it’s still a little early for heavy supplies. But other fruits are going strong and offer some high quality for promotable prices.

Markon Crop Report: Domestic supplies taking over

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Domestic supplies of many crops will continue to ramp up now that we’re on the cusp of June.

Markon crops report: Lettuce, strawberries offer high quality at low prices

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Most crops have a hard time adjusting to changing demand, so the pandemic, which shut down …