Mixed Supply Outlook for Bell Peppers

November 07, 2017

Red and yellow bell peppers will be limited over the next two weeks. Green bell pepper supplies are sufficient on both coasts.

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Red Bell Peppers are sporadic; packer label will be substituted as needed
  • MFC Green Bell Peppers are available in California and Georgia
  • Georgia production will continue for another three weeks; South Florida harvests will start by November 20
  • Mexican supplies (into Nogales, Arizona and South Texas) will be available by November 20
  • Red and yellow bell pepper harvesting will transition to California’s Coachella Valley by next week; expect limited supplies for the next two weeks