Press Room

UPDATE: Rain in Florida Growing Regions

February 22, 2017


Growing regions throughout the state of Florida will receive as much as two inches of rain today and tomorrow, February 23.

  • Precipitation will be concentrated in the southern half of the state, including the growing regions of Immokalee, La Belle, Loxahatchee, and Plant City 
  • Production delays are expected; prices will rise as supplies levels decrease
  • Strawberries and squash supplies will be most affected; bell peppers, cabbage, cucumbers, and tomatoes may be impacted also
  • Quality issues such as bruising, decay, mildew, and scarring are predicted over the next several days

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.


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