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Mexican avocado supplies to tighten this summer

- General News
Mexico’s normal-style avocado supplies are tightening as the season is rapidly winding down, while the loca-style crop is not expected to meet maturity standards until mid-July.

Expect tighter lemon, lime supplies and higher prices in June

- General News
Markon Cooperative released these crop updates on lemons and limes on June 4, 2024, projecting tighter supplies and higher prices in June.

Iceberg lettuce prices rising, while romaine eases

- General News
Iceberg markets are approaching extremely elevated levels. Green leaf and romaine prices are easing.

Cantaloupe, honeydew markets ease as crops transition from off-shore to domestic

- General News
Markon Cooperative released a melon market update, showing the Central American melon season is winding down ahead of the Arizona-California domestic season; markets are slightly lower.

Disease pressure limits California romaine supplies

- General News
Growers in California’s Salinas Valley continue to deal with lingering Anthracnose pressure, which is the primary reason romaine supplies are limited.

California rain cancels, delays harvests

- General News
California’s Salinas Valley and Santa Maria growing regions received upwards of .5” of rain with estimated totals to reach as high as .1” in the next 24 hours.

Markon names multi-units accounts director

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Markon Cooperative announced Brian Jameson has joined their team as Multi-Unit Accounts Manager.

Lettuce markets rising due to poor weather

- General News
Iceberg markets are up following reduced yields in the Arizona and California desert regions; green leaf and romaine prices are inching higher as well.

Weekend rain to further disrupt strawberry supplies

- General News
Rain is expected in the Oxnard, California, growing region starting Sunday, February 18 and continuing through Wednesday, February 21.

VIDEO: More desert rain and quality problems

- General News
Some of Markon Cooperative's Markon First Crop (MFC) Iceberg and Leaf Lettuce items are not available this week with Markon Best Available or packer brand are being substituted as needed.