Major Vegetables and Root Crops Quarterly Bulletin, April-June 2019

April 2019 to June 2019

Bermuda Onion (Red Creole and Yellow Granex)

  • The second quarter 2019 production of bermuda onion at 59.06 thousand metric tons increased by more than half or 55.4 percent from its 2018 level of 38.02 thousand metric tons.
  • MIMAROPA Region, the leading producer with 32.17 thousand metric tons, accounted for 54.5 percent of the total garlic production this quarter. The other major producing regions were Central Luzon with 41.7 percent share and Ilocos Region, 1.9 percent.