News and Stories


June 02, 2021

New crop Markon First Crop (MFC) Strawberries are available out Salinas/Watsonville. Fruit quality is very good.

  • Watsonville is the main growing region for MFC Strawberries at this time   
  • Demand remains strong as more growers in the Santa Maria region continue to switch fields to processing, reducing overall supplies
  • Markets will remain strong heading into next week
  • Warmer weather is on the horizon for the end of next week which is expected to aid growth slightly over the next 10 to 14 days

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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