Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 18-OCT-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, October 18, 2019                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Released by:  Specialty Crops Market News - Phoenix, AZ                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to                                                                             
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally                                                                            
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,                                                                           
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first                                                                         
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis                                                                               
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  50 lb cartons Round   
Green Type med 7.50-8.85 mostly 8.00-8.85 occasional 9.35                      
---CELERY: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT.  cartons/crates 2 dz 9.50-10.00  
occasional lower 2 1/2 dz 9.50-10.00  occasional lower 3 dz 12.00-12.95        
occasional lower cartons film bags Hearts 1 1/2 dz 18.95-20.95  Light shipments
next 7 days.  LAST REPORT.                                                     

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LARGE LIGHT, MEDIUM MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Harvesting     
delayed or slowed due to wet fields.. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med       
7.00-9.00  few fair quality lower 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge 4.00-6.00   
mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional fair quality lower bulk per lb Round Green Type lge
.06-.08                                                                        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services        
included. Occasional sales being booked open with priced to be established     
later.  Wide range in quality. 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo          
14.75-18.75  occasional higher and lower lge 14.75-16.75  occasional higher std
12.75-14.75  occasional higher                                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. GUATEMALA. 5 lb cartons
bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas 13.00   
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. GUATEMALA.  Via air   
and boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed   Supply in too few hands to quote 
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed   Supply in too few hands to quote                   

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY JUMBO AND EXTRA LARGE FAIRLY HEAVY, OTHERS MODERATE.      
DEMAND JUMBO AND EXTRA LARGE FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET LARGE       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Via air & boat. 11 lb cartons bunched    
Green jbo 14.00-16.75 mostly 14.00-15.00 occas lower exlge 14.00-16.75 mostly  
14.00-15.00 occas lower lge 15.00-16.75 mostly 15.75-16.75 occas lower std     
15.00-16.75 mostly 15.00-16.00 occas lower sml 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00  
White lge 18.00-19.00                                                          
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air &   
boat. Wide range of quality and prices. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed      
25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occas high as 29.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed   
25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00                                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN SHORE VIRGINIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates     
precooled Round Green Type Machine Picked 24.85                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles       
150-200s 16.00-16.90 mostly 16.90 occas higher 200-300s 20.00-20.90 mostly     
20.90 occas higher                                                             

EASTERN TENNESSEE                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT AND IN TOO FEW HANDS TO ESTABLISH A
MARKET.    LAST REPORT.                                                        

EASTERN TENNESSEE VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT AND IN TOO FEW HANDS TO ESTABLISH A MARKET.   
LAST REPORT.                                                                   

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes      
palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 14.35-16.85 mostly 16.35

WEST DISTRICT FLORIDA                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET 5X6 SIZE HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. Wide range in price on 6x7 sz. 25 lb cartons loose    
Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 19.95  6x6 sz 17.95-19.95  6x7 sz  
15.95-19.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 20 LB CARTONS HIGHER, 12   
1-PINT CONTAINERS ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. flats 12 1-pt
containers with lids 9.95  20 lb cartons loose 17.95                           

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN    
 LUIS, ARIZONA                                                                 
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 12.45-16.95 mostly 14.45-15.50 occasional lower   
ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 16.55-24.50  24s 26.55  occasional lower  
Gold Type 12s 16.55-24.50  24s 24.00-26.55                                     

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2019 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
30 lb cartons 20.35-24.65 mostly 23.50-24.65 some 25.05-26.55 occasional lower 
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons Nappa 12.45-19.65 mostly          
16.50-19.65 occasional lower                                                   

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 16.55-20.85 mostly 17.45-19.65 ORGANIC cartons 12s 12.00-16.95     
---CILANTRO: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
bunched 30s 12.45-14.55  occasional lower 60s 14.65-18.55 mostly 15.35-17.05   
ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 10.00-20.50 mostly 14.55-20.50                     

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-18.55 ORGANIC 50 lb
cartons Round Green Type med 14.00-16.50  some 20.95 Red Type med 14.00-16.50  
some 21.95                                                                     
---ENDIVE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons 24s 7.55-10.65 mostly 8.45-10.65 few 13.50                             
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons 24s 12.45-16.15 mostly 14.45-15.65 occasional higher and lower         
---GREENS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons  
bunched Kale green 24s 12.35-15.55 mostly 12.35-14.65 occasional higher and    
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 12.00-17.00  red 24s 12.50-16.50  
Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 12.50-16.00                                              
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services    
included. cartons bunched Leeks 12s 14.45-18.00 mostly 14.45-16.50 occasional  
higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 12.00-18.50 mostly          
14.50-17.55                                                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.45-16.00 mostly 12.35-13.65 occasional higher and 
lower Plain 60s 10.35-14.55 mostly 11.50-13.50 ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly   
30s 14.00-16.50  Plain 30s 12.85-16.50                                         
---SPINACH: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Flat 24s 16.50-19.55 mostly 16.50-18.65 occasional lower       
ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 26.55                                         

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide   
range in quality and condition. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens xlge 13.95   
lge 13.95  med 13.95                                                           
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Extra services         
included. Wide range in quality and condition. Available supplies in few hands.
25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to 
establish a market lge   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to         
establish a market                                                             

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide
range in price. sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 12.85-15.40  50 lb sacks loose 
jbo 16.85-20.40  25 lb sacks loose jbo 8.65-10.20  cartons 30 1-lb film bags   
Baby Peeled 18.20-18.75  ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70   
mostly 20.00-26.35 sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70 mostly          
20.00-26.35 sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-26.35 mostly 20.00-20.70     
cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-22.50  cartons 12 2-lb film bags   
Baby Peeled 20.00-22.50  cartons 4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-22.50      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 24S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present     
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons
med 14.95-16.95  occasional higher and lower fr qual 12.95-14.95  occasional   
higher and lower ord qual 6.95-8.95  occasional higher sml 8.95-10.95          
occasional higher and lower lge 12.95-14.95  occasional higher and lower       
cartons 24s 5.95-6.95  occasional higher and lower 36s 6.95-8.95  occasional   
higher and lower                                                               
---SQUASH: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range in  
quality and condition. Some sales shipped open with price to be established    
later. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 4.95-5.95  occasional higher sml-med    
4.95-5.95  occasional higher med 3.95-4.95  occasional higher and lower med-lge
2.50-3.50  occasional lower Yellow Straightneck sml 4.95-5.95  occasional      
higher sml-med 3.95-5.95  occasional higher med 3.95-4.95  occasional higher   
and lower med-lge 2.50-3.95  occasional lower Grey sml 6.95-7.95  occasional   
higher sml-med 5.95-6.95  occasional higher med 3.50-4.95  occasional higher   
and lower                                                                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. Supplies in few hands.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med          
16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 fr qual 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 ord qual 8.95-12.95  
mostly 9.95-10.95 sml 10.95-12.95  lge 14.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 cartons  
36s 8.95-10.95  ORGANIC GREENHOUSE cartons 36s 16.95                           
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY 5X5-5X6S LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 4X4S SLIGHTLY      
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Supplies in few hands.   
OPEN FIELD cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5s       
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x6s 14.95-16.95 mostly 
14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-16.95 mostly  
14.95 4x5s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x6s         
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95                                                       
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services         
included. Supplies in few hands.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with  
lids med-lge 10.95-14.00 mostly 10.95-12.95                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOOSE SLIGHTLY LOWER, PINT
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers    
with lids med-lge 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 12.95-14.95
mostly 12.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge   
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95     
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT  
STEADY. Extra services included. Supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb      
cartons loose Roma exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge 14.95-18.95 mostly       
14.95-16.95 med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb      
cartons loose Roma exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge 14.95-18.95 mostly       
14.95-16.95 med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25  
lb cartons loose Roma exlge 24.95  lge 24.95                                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. Most shipments from Mexico transferred to Central     
California for consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched 48s med         
8.45-11.65 mostly 8.45-9.50 few 12.55 48s sml 6.45-8.15 mostly 6.45-7.95       
cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 9.45-13.05 mostly 10.65-12.45   
few 14.95 cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag 9.45-13.05 mostly     
10.65-12.45 few 14.95 ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 16.50-21.50  few 24.95   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. 1 1/9    
bushel crates bunched 60s 8.00-10.00  occasional lower                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2019 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. Wide   
range in quality. 40 lb cartons 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 occasional      
higher and lower                                                               
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in size and       
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 13.50-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. 
MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range in price and quality. 20 lb cartons loose    
Crown Cut Short Trim 13.00-17.50 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional higher          
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 10.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00                
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Most present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9   
bushel cartons med 14.95-19.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 fr qual 10.95-16.95 mostly   
12.95-14.95 lge 13.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-18.95                                 
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price  
and quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 7.00-8.50  exlge 7.00-8.50  lge 
6.00-7.50  Yellow jbo 7.00-8.50  exlge 7.00-8.50  lge 6.00-7.50  Orange jbo    
7.00-8.50  exlge 7.00-8.50  lge 6.00-7.50                                      
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and   
size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 14.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00       
Jalapeno 11.85-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional higher Poblano 14.75-20.00  
mostly 17.00-19.00 occasional higher and lower Serrano 16.50-22.00 mostly      
19.00-21.00 occasional higher 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 8.50-13.00 mostly   
9.00-11.00 occasional lower                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included.  Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous 
commitments.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz   supplies in   
too few hands to establish a market 4x5 sz   supplies in too few hands to      
establish a market 5x5 sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market 5x6
sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes
4x4s 12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 4x5s 12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 5x5s   
12.95-17.85 mostly 13.95-15.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine   
Ripes 4x4 sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market 4x5 sz          
supplies in too few hands to establish a market 5x5 sz   supplies in too few   
hands to establish a market 5x6 sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a  
market cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 4x5s     
12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 5x5s 12.95-17.85 mostly 13.95-15.95             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality.
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN  
FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.95-8.95 mostly 5.95-7.95    
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.95-8.95 mostly
5.95-7.95                                                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and condition.   
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN  
FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95-19.85 mostly 16.95-17.95 lge        
12.95-18.85 mostly 15.95-17.95 med 10.95-16.85 mostly 12.95-14.95  ADAPTED     
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95-19.85 mostly 16.95-17.95 lge  
12.95-18.85 mostly 15.95-17.95 med 10.95-16.85 mostly 12.95-14.95              

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND 30S GOOD, 60S GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET 60S    
SLIGHTLY LOWER, 30S ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in       
quality. cartons bunched 30s 10.95-12.00  occasional higher 60s 16.95-18.95    

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND RED FAIRLY GOOD, GREEN MODERATE. MARKET GREEN SLIGHTLY      
LOWER, RED ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and    
condition. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 14.95-18.85 mostly 15.95-16.95   
Red Type med 10.95                                                             
---GREENS: DEMAND GREEN FAIRLY GOOD, LACINATO MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons bunched  
Kale green 24s 8.95-10.00  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 11.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-14.00
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CURLY 30S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons  
bunched Curly 60s 10.00-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.00 30s 7.95-9.00  Plain 60s      
9.95-12.00 mostly 9.95-11.00 30s 7.95-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00                    

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY AVAILABLE CROWN CUT LIGHT. DEMAND CROWN CUT GOOD, BUNCHED  
MODERATE. MARKET BUNCHED SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services
included. Wide range in quality and condition. Most present shipments of Crown 
Cut from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices. cartons   
bchd 14s 14.45-18.65 mostly 14.45-16.65 few 20.35-22.55 occasional higher      
previous commitments lower bchd 18s 14.95-19.56 mostly 14.95-17.15 few         
20.55-23.05 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 28.65-34.55 mostly 
30.05-32.65 few 35.45-36.56 previous commitments lower Short Trim 31.00-34.65  
mostly 31.00-33.55 few 36.45-37.55 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 44.50-50.95 mostly 
44.50-49.50 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 46.55-54.95                          
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.   
Extra services included. Wide range in quality. Most present shipments from    
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons film wrapped White 9s      
32.55-39.65 mostly 36.45-38.65 occasional higher and lower 12s 38.35-40.65  few
high as 42.65 previous commitments lower 16s 36.45-39.65 mostly 36.45-38.65    
occasional higher ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 9s 30.55-36.95 mostly     
30.55-32.55 12s 32.50-40.50 mostly 32.50-36.95 previous commitments lower 16s  
30.55-36.95 mostly 30.55-32.55                                                 
---CELERY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 2 AND 2 1/2 DOZEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT 
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality, condition and price.   
cartons 2 dz 9.45-12.56 mostly 10.00-10.65 2 1/2 dz 10.00-12.56 mostly         
10.00-10.65 few 13.55 3 dz 10.35-13.56 mostly 10.35-11.65 few 14.55 cartons    
film bags Hearts 18s 14.65-19.56 mostly 16.50-17.55 few 20.00-20.55 ORGANIC    
cartons 2 dz 40.85-51.50 mostly 40.85-46.95 2 1/2 dz 34.50-51.50 mostly        
42.85-49.50 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 24.85-38.95 mostly 28.00-33.50        
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET 24S MUCH LOWER, 30S LOWER. Extra      
services included. Wide range in quality, condition and price. Most present    
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices.     
cartons flm lined 24s 24.65-31.55 mostly 25.65-28.55 few 32.55-34.56 occasional
higher and lower 24s flmwrpd 25.65-32.55 mostly 26.65-29.55 few 33.55-35.56    
occasional higher and lower 30s flmwrpd 25.65-30.55 mostly 25.65-27.45 few     
31.55-32.55 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 18.50-28.00 mostly 18.50 12s flmwrpd   
9.50-16.00 mostly 9.50-14.55                                                   
---LETTUCE-OTHER: SUPPLY GREEN AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons Boston 24s 12.50-15.55 mostly 12.50-13.35 few 16.45-17.55 Green Leaf   
24s 12.35-18.56 mostly 14.55-16.65 occasional higher Red Leaf 24s 10.65-16.45  
mostly 12.50-14.65 few 17.55-18.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf
24s 20.55-30.50 mostly 20.55-22.50 one label 34.00 Red Leaf 24s 20.55-30.50    
mostly 20.55-24.50                                                             
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT   
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality, condition and price.   
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons
24s 26.35-32.65 mostly 28.55-30.75 few 33.45-35.55 previous commitments lower  
cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 30.05-34.65 mostly 30.50-33.65 few high as  
36.55 cartons film lined Hearts 48s 29.50-36.65 mostly 31.05-34.65 few         
37.45-38.65 ORGANIC cartons 24s 22.55-32.55  one label 40.50 cartons 12 3-count
packages Hearts 18.50-30.95 mostly 24.00-28.55 few 32.00-36.55                 

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services 
included. cartons White 4 dz min 10.95-11.95                                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 14.95-16.95  exlge     
14.95-16.95  lge 14.95-16.95  irreg sz fr qual 12.95-14.95  occasional lower   
Red irreg sz fr qual 20.95  1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 16.95  lge 16.95      

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons bchd 14s 15.00-17.50 mostly 15.00-16.85 bchd 18s 15.50-18.00 mostly    
15.50-17.35 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 26.00-30.50 mostly 
27.75-30.50 Short Trim 31.00-33.00  occasional lower                           
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES.     
MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. cartons film wrapped White 12s 
35.65-42.00 mostly 38.00-40.00                                                 
---CELERY: DEMAND HEARTS FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra  
services included. cartons 2 dz 8.00-9.85  occasional higher and lower 2 1/2 dz
8.00-9.85  occasional higher and lower 3 dz 8.00-9.35  occasional higher and   
lower cartons film bags Hearts 18s 15.50-16.95                                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra
services included.  Wide range in price.  Most present shipments from prior    
bookings and/ or previous commitments at lower prices. cartons flm lined 24s   
20.00-26.85 mostly 22.00-25.00 occasional higher 24s flmwrpd 20.65-27.85 mostly
23.00-26.00 occasional higher                                                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER: Extra services included. cartons Green Leaf 24s   supplies in
too few hands to establish a market Red Leaf 24s   supplies in too few hands to
establish a market                                                             
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. cartons 24s 25.95-30.50 mostly 26.85-29.50 cartons 12       
3-count packages Hearts 30.50-30.85  occasional lower                          

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
25 lb cartons med 17.65-25.65 mostly 20.45-22.50 few 26.95-28.85               
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 48S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 24S ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Red 24s        
8.55-10.65 mostly 8.95-10.65 occasional higher and lower 48s 11.95-15.15 mostly
12.45-14.65 occasional lower                                                   

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and conditions. cartons Globe 12s 18.55-20.55 mostly     
18.55-18.65 18s 20.15-21.55 mostly 20.50-20.55 24s 17.50-20.55 mostly          
20.15-20.55 30s 10.55-12.55 mostly 12.05-12.55 one label 18.55 36s 10.50-12.55 
mostly 12.05-12.55 one label 18.55 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 22.55-24.00  18s  
22.55-24.00  24s 22.55  30s 20.55  36s 20.55                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel        
cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked 30.35-30.85  occasional lower       
Machine Picked 26.85-30.85 mostly 28.00-28.85                                  
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  wirebound 
crates Yellow 4 dz 8.95-9.95  White 4 dz 8.95-9.95  Bi-Color 4 dz 8.95-9.95    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel        
cartons/crates med 14.00-18.85 mostly 16.00-16.85 fr qual 6.35-8.85  cartons   
24s 6.35-8.85                                                                  
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel    
cartons med 6.00-8.85 mostly 7.00-8.00 fr qual 4.00-5.85 mostly 5.00-5.85 lge  
6.00-6.85  occasional lower                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s        
8.35-8.85  Kale 24s 8.35-8.85  Mustard 24s 8.35-8.85  Turnip Tops 24s 8.35-8.85
                                                                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel     
cartons/crates Green jbo 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional high as 12.00 
exlge 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.00-10.00 fr qual 4.35-6.85  occasional higher lge    
6.00-8.00 mostly 8.00                                                          
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9   
bushel cartons Cubanelles 14.35-14.85  Hungarian Wax 12.35-12.85  Jalapeno     
14.35-14.85  Long Hot 12.00-14.00  Poblano 16.35-16.85  few high as 20.35      
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini
sml 8.35-10.85  occasional higher med 6.35-8.85  Yellow Straightneck sml       
10.35-12.85  few low as 8.35 occasional higher med 8.35-10.85  few low as 7.35 
occasional higher