News and Stories


May 27, 2021

California’s Valencia orange season has begun. Supplies of smaller sizes (113- and 138-count) are tight. Expect elevated prices for the next four to six weeks.


  • Markon First Crop and Markon Essentials Valencia Oranges are available
  • California Valencia supplies are available; quality is very good
  • The crop is dominated by large sizes this season; as a result, small sizes are will remain limited through the 2021 season
  • Valencia sugar levels range from 12 to 13 Brix  


  • The domestic Navel season will end in the next six to eight weeks
  • Navel sugar levels range from 12 to 14 Brix

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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