Record Temperatures in Salinas Valley Growing Region

Growers in the Salinas Valley, CA, continue to endure the lasting impact of a second wave of record breaking heat. This coupled with the aftermath of the recent River Fires that the Salinas Valley growing region experienced just weeks ago, is creating less than ideal harvesting conditions for both workers and the product being grown. Despite these challenging conditions, shippers are working around the clock to ensure products maintain the highest quality possible.

Learn more about the situation in the Salinas Valley in this week’s Produce Talk and receive current supply conditions for the most common produce items in our Market Update.

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