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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.

D’Arrigo California now offers baby gem lettuce

- General News
D'Arrigo California, a 100-year-old farming company known for excellence in innovation, sustainability, and superior vegetable and leafy green growing practices, proudly introduces a new culinary masterpiece – baby gem lettuce, a premium offering under the esteemed Andy Boy label.

Church Brothers names VP of packaging procurement

- General News
Church Brothers Farms today announced that Amelia Firme has joined the company as vice president of packaging procurement

VIDEO: Low temps, ice hit desert crops, causing damage and delays

- General News
Cold temperatures and lettuce ice are developing in the Arizona/California desert growing region. Markon First Crop (MFC) Green Leaf, Iceberg, and Romaine packs are available.

ProduceIQ: Cold weather freezes index prices at all-time high

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Winter is making up for lost time. Back-to-back storms Ember and Finn brought wintery weather to most of the United States over the weekend, including ice to lettuce-growing regions in Arizona and more rain for water-logged Florida.

Desert ice forecast expected to disrupt production

- General News
A series of winter cold fronts are expected over the next week in the Arizona-California desert growing region, bringing a pattern of light rain followed by cool temperatures and lettuce ice conditions.

D’Arrigo celebrates century of excellence

- General News
The major Salinas produce firm commemorates a century of excellence as a family of farming and wholesale companies

Arizona leafy greens season begins

- General News
Arizona governor Katie Hobbs has proclaimed November 2023 as Arizona Leafy Greens Month, marking the start of this year's lettuce season

Lettuce growers recovering from heat in Huron, CA

- General News
Markon First Crop (MFC) Green Leaf, Iceberg, and Romaine are sporadically available in Huron, California. Markon Best Available is being substituted as needed.

Mastronardi Produce offers new Queen of Greens salad kits

- General News
Mastronardi Produce is amplifying its premium Queen of Greens lettuce brand with a new series of salad kits.