Category: Texas

Market and Crop Update for March 23

Market and Crop Update for March 23

MARKET: Mexico: Don Ed Holmes with The Onion House in Weslaco, TX, told us on March 22 that the market dipped in the past few days. “A few Texas boys got in earlier in the week an ...

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Tex-Mex Sales a family effort for Marvin and Mike Davis

Tex-Mex Sales a family effort for Marvin and Mike Davis

For the Davis men of Weslaco, TX, onions are more than just a livelihood. They are a way of life, one Marvin Davis has stuck to for more than a half-century and one he’s proud to ...

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Rio Grande Valley back on track after recent rains

Rio Grande Valley back on track after recent rains

South Texas was hit by spring rains mid-March, but according to Don Ed Holmes of The Onion House in Weslaco, full-on sunshine, heat and winds have dried things out, and harvest an ...

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Texas Onion Festival this weekend in Weslaco

Texas Onion Festival this weekend in Weslaco

Celebrating onions as a whole and the Texas 1015 in particular, the festival is sponsored by the Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce. The event has been designed with all ages in min ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 16

Market and Crop Updates for March 16

MARKET Wisconsin: Doug Bulgrin with Gumz Farms in Endeavor, WI, told us March 15 volumes are picking up for Gumz. “We still have a good supply of medium yellows,” Doug said. “I an ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 9

Market and Crop Updates for March 9

MARKET Washington: Trish Lovell with Agri-Pack in Pasco said on March 8 that onion prices are “pretty weak, and there doesn’t seem to be much strength.” She said, “Everybody needs ...

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Market and Crop Updates for March 2

Market and Crop Updates for March 2

MARKET Washington: Brenden Kent with Sunset Produce in Prosser reported on March 1 that demand is strong this week. “Actually, our demand last week exceeded expectations for this ...

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Market and Crop Update for Feb. 23

Market and Crop Update for Feb. 23

MARKET UPDATE Washington: Dan Borer with Keystone Fruit Marketing in Walla Walla told us demand for company’s hybrids out of Washington has been steady for this time of year. “The ...

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Market and Crop Updates for Feb. 16

Market and Crop Updates for Feb. 16

MARKET UPDATE New York: Michelle Gurda at A. Gurda Produce in Pine Island said demand this week is “fair” across the board for all sizes and colors. “The market is steady,” she sa ...

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Market and Crop Updates for February 9

Market and Crop Updates for February 9

MARKET Nevada: Cindy Elrod with Peri and Sons in Yerington, NV, told us that the market is “settling now that the weather has moderated a bit,” although she added that Washington ...

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