Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
USDA - Fri Mar 15, 7:49PM CDT
WASHINGTON, DC 15-MAR-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, March 15, 2019                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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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. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
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.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAR-2019                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THRU CALEXICO, CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. MOST    
SALES BEING BOOKED AT PREVIOUSLY COMMITED PRICES. pyramid cartons/crates 28 lb 
bunched Green lge 30.75-34.75 mostly 32.75 occasional higher previous          
commitments lower std 30.75-34.75 mostly 30.75-32.75 occasional higher previous
commitments lower 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo 18.75-20.75  lge      
13.75-15.75 mostly 13.75-14.75 std 12.75-15.75 mostly 13.75-14.75 sml          
8.75-10.75                                                                     

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAR-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 MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5  
lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00             
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. HONDURAS 1
1/9 bushel cartons med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00      
mostly 13.00-14.00 lge 11.00-12.00  cartons 24s 10.00                          
---OKRA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. HONDURAS 1/2   
bushel cartons med-lge 12.00-14.00  occas lower, Indian  mostly 12.00-14.00    
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY SNOW PEAS LIGHT; SUGAR SNAP MODERATE. DEMAND SNOW PEAS   
GOOD,  SUGAR SNAP MODERATE. MARKET SNOW PEAS SLIGHTLY HIGHER; SUGAR SNAP ABOUT 
STEADY. GUATEMALA.  Wide range in quality. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed   
13.00-14.00  occas lower Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00  
occas lower                                                                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAR-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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
precooling. bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Machine Picked 7.35-8.85    
mostly 7.85-8.85 few including previous commitments higher occas lower         
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and precooling. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 7.95-9.95  one label        
previous commitments few 10.95 White 4-4 1/2 dz 8.95-9.95  few 10.95 Bi-Color  
4-4 1/2 dz 7.95-9.95  one label previous commitments few 10.95                 
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and        
precooling. Medium are wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 18.35-20.85 mostly    
18.35 fr qual 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-12.35                                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing 
and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 30.35-32.85 mostly 30.35 occas  
higher exlge 30.35-32.85 mostly 30.35 lge 28.35-28.85 mostly 28.35 few higher  
irreg sz fr qual 26.35-26.85 mostly 26.35 occas higher few previous commitments
10.85                                                                          
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET POBLANO SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT   
STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles   
18.35-18.85 mostly 18.35 Jalapeno 20.35-20.85 mostly 20.35 Poblano 20.35-20.85 
mostly 20.35 occas lower                                                       
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing and precooling. 
1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35 med 6.35-8.85 mostly    
6.35 occas higher few lower Yellow Straightneck sml 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35   
occas higher few lower med 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35 occas higher few lower       
---TOMATOES: DEMAND 6X7 SIZE MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6
sz 17.95  6x6 sz 17.95  6x7 sz 13.95  U.S. Two 5x6 sz 15.95-16.95  6x6 sz      
15.95-16.95  6x7 sz 11.95-12.95                                                
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. flats 12 1-pt baskets 13.95-15.95                     
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 9.95-10.95  previous commitments  
7.95-8.95 20 lb cartons loose 17.95-19.95  previous commitments 13.95-15.95    
ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 16.95-17.95  previous commitments   
13.95-15.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 17.95  lge 17.95  med 15.95           

NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Precooling included. 50 lb cartons  
Round Green Type med 14.00-16.00  few previous commitments included lge        
12.00-14.00  few previous commitments included Red Type med 24.00-27.00  few   
28.00, occas higher, few previous commitments included 1 3/4 bushel crates and 
40 lb cartons Savoy Type med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher, few        
previous commitments included                                                  

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling included. Include  
some 14 and 16 count packs. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s 12.95  24s 14.95   
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling included. Include
some 14 and 16 count packs. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s 12.95  24s 14.95   
---RADISHES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling included.    
cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags red 11.45-11.95  cartons topped 14 1-lb film  
bags red 11.95-12.45  40 lb film bags topped red 23.95-24.95  few low as 22.95 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAR-2019                                
                                                                               
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CELERY: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET HEARTS   
ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Most present    
shipments from previous or prior commitments. cartons 2 dz 54.50-58.15  few    
62.55-65.45 2 1/2 dz 54.50-58.15  few 62.55-65.45 3 dz 52.50-58.15 mostly      
54.50-58.15 few 62.55-65.45 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 45.65-55.55 mostly    
45.65-48.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 68.45-70.95  2 1/2 dz       
68.45-70.95  cartons film bags Hearts 18s 55.45-70.95 mostly 58.45-70.95       

IMPERIAL & COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra
services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons film wrapped   
White 9s 15.95-19.55  12s 18.00-22.95 mostly 19.95-20.95 occasional lower      
ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 12s 34.85-36.95                             
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons flm lined
24s 14.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-15.95 occasional higher 24s flmwrpd 15.95-18.85   
mostly 15.95-16.95 occasional higher                                           
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition. cartons Boston 24s 11.95-14.95 mostly     
12.95 occasional lower Green Leaf 24s 8.00-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional 
lower Red Leaf 24s 8.00-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional lower ORGANIC      
cartons Boston 24s 30.85                                                       
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 24S SLIGHTLY LOWER, HEARTS     
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons 24s 10.95-13.75 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional lower cartons 12 3-count 
packages Hearts 12.00-16.75 mostly 12.00-12.95 occasional lower cartons film   
lined Hearts 48s 13.00-16.95 mostly 13.00-13.95 occasional lower               

IMPERIAL VALLEY, 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                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services       
included. cartons 2 dz 51.65-55.25 mostly 51.65-54.45 2 1/2 dz 51.65-55.25     
mostly 51.65-54.45 3 dz 51.65-55.25 mostly 51.65-54.45                         

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA & PALO VERDE VALLEYS CALIFORNIA                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bchd 14s 12.00-16.25 mostly 13.00-14.95 occasional lower 20 lb cartons 
loose Crown Cut 12.00-17.95 mostly 15.00-16.95 occasional higher and lower     
Short Trim 15.00-18.95 mostly 16.00-17.95 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bchd
14s 20.95-24.85                                                                

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services    
included. WGA crates Nappa 25.50-30.35 mostly 27.50-30.35 30 lb cartons Nappa  
14.55-18.65 mostly 16.45-18.65 few high as 20.55                               

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
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 11.55-15.50 mostly 12.45-13.65 occasional higher and lower WGA   
crates 18.35-23.50 mostly 18.35                                                

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 12S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 24S ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. cartons 24s 16.50-19.50 mostly 18.50-19.50 few 22.55        
occasional lower ORGANIC cartons 12s 12.00-17.95 mostly 14.00-16.00            
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Wide range in price. cartons bunched 30s 8.00-14.45 mostly 10.45-12.45 few     
15.35-16.55 60s 11.45-17.45 mostly 12.45-15.65 few 18.50-20.15 occasional      
higher ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 16.45-22.85 mostly 20.00-22.85 occasional   
higher                                                                         

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.
Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 19.45-24.45     
mostly 19.45-21.45 ORGANIC 50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 20.85-30.85   
mostly 20.85-22.50 Red Type 18-24s 20.45-26.45 mostly 20.45-22.85 few          
28.00-34.00                                                                    
---ENDIVE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
24s 8.55-10.55  few 13.75                                                      
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.  
cartons 24s 14.45-20.75 mostly 18.45-19.65                                     
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 9.45-14.65 mostly 11.55-12.65 few 15.50-16.50   
occasional higher ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 18.45-28.00 mostly    
20.85-25.95 few 32.85 red 24s 15.50-20.45 mostly 16.45-19.95 few 24.00 Lacinato
(Tuscan) 24s 15.50-21.95 mostly 16.45-20.45 few 22.85-24.00                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 8.00-11.35 mostly 8.45-10.65 few 13.50 occasional    
higher and lower Plain 60s 8.45-12.35 mostly 8.45-10.65 few 13.50 occasional   
higher ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly 30s 14.45-18.85 mostly 16.00-18.50 Plain  
30s 14.45-18.95 mostly 16.00-18.50                                             
---SPINACH: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
bunched Flat 24s 16.85-21.55 mostly 18.45-20.65 few 22.00-22.45 ORGANIC cartons
bunched Flat 24s 30.00-32.00                                                   

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. sacks  
48 1-lb film bags med-lge 13.25-15.85  50 lb sacks loose jbo 14.25-17.40  one  
label 24.85 25 lb sacks loose jbo 7.25-8.70  one label 12.85 cartons 30 1-lb   
film bags Baby Peeled 18.25-18.75  ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge     
20.00-28.70  sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70  sacks 10 5-lb film   
bags med-lge 20.00-28.70  cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.00-20.20    
one label 28.35 cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.00-20.20  one label   
28.35 cartons 4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.00-20.20  one label 28.35        

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. cartons  
bunched 60s 14.85-16.85  few 20.35                                             

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 10.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional   
lower Red Type med 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.50                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range in quality. 40  
lb containers per lb .18-.26 mostly .20                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide  
range in quality. 30 lb cartons Round Green Type Handpicked 10.95-14.95 mostly 
12.95                                                                          
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND WHITE GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons Yellow   
4-4 1/2 dz 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 White 4-4 1/2 dz 14.95-16.95 mostly    
14.95 Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95                          
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET PERSIAN AND LONG SEEDLESS ABOUT STEADY,     
OTHERS LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 1  
1/9 bushel cartons med 10.95-14.95  occasional higher fr qual 8.95-10.95       
occasional higher ord qual 4.95-6.95  occasional higher sml 6.95-7.95          
occasional higher lge 8.95-10.95  occasional higher cartons 24s 4.95-5.95      
occasional higher 36s 6.95-7.95  occasional higher BUSHEL & 40-45 LB PLASTIC   
CONTAINERS Pickles 150-200s 8.95-12.95  occasional higher 200-300s 16.95-18.95 
occasional higher 300-400s 16.95-18.95  occasional higher  GREENHOUSE cartons  
film wrapped Long Seedless med 12s 3.50-5.95 mostly 3.50-4.95 occasional higher
sml 12s 3.50-4.95 mostly 3.50-4.50 occasional higher irreg sz fr qual 4.95-5.95
few 6.95 occasional higher 22 lb cartons Persian med 3.00-5.00 mostly 3.00-4.00
sml-med 4.95-6.95  sml 4.95-6.95                                               
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and condition. 1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped  
18s 10.95-12.95  occasional higher fr qual 6.95-8.95  occasional higher 24s    
8.95-10.95  occasional higher fr qual 4.95-6.95  occasional higher             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or     
previous commitments at lower prices. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo           
32.95-36.95  occasional higher exlge 32.95-36.95  occasional higher lge        
28.95-32.95  occasional higher fr qual 24.95-26.95  occasional higher and lower
med 24.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional lower fr qual 20.95-24.95 mostly 
20.95-22.95 occasional higher sml 18.95-20.95  irreg sz fr qual 22.95-24.95    
few 26.95 Red exlge fr qual 34.95-36.95  occasional higher lge fr qual         
32.95-34.95  occasional higher irreg sz fr qual 30.95-32.95  occasional lower 1
1/9 bushel cartons place pack Green exlge 34.95-36.95  occasional higher lge   
32.95-34.95  occasional higher 15 lb cartons Red exlge 22.95-26.95 mostly      
22.95-24.95 occasional lower lge 22.95-26.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional     
lower  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 lge   
20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 Yellow exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 lge 
20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 Orange exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 lge 
20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95-24.95                                                 
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MINI SWEET FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ANAHEIM 
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, MINI SWEET LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and 
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons per lb Anaheim lge .55-.65 mostly .55 Jalapeno   
lge .45-.55 mostly .50-.55 occasional higher Poblano lge .65-.75 mostly .65-.70
occasional higher Serrano lge .65-.75 mostly .65-.70 occasional higher and     
lower Yellow Chile lge .60-.70 mostly .60-.65 occasional higher cartons 12 1-lb
film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95  GREENHOUSE cartons 12 
1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE
cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 12.95-14.95  occasional higher
---SQUASH: SUPPLY ACORN LIGHT. DEMAND ZUCCHINI, YELLOW AND GREY LIGHT,         
BUTTERNUT MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET KABOCHA AND SPAGHETTI SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 
ZUCCHINI, GREY MUCH LOWER, YELLOW LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Wide range in quality and condition. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 
4.95-6.95  occasional higher sml-med 4.95-6.95  occasional higher med 4.95-5.95
occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 6.95-8.95  occasional higher sml-med 
6.95-8.95  occasional higher med 6.95-8.95  occasional lower Grey sml 4.95-6.95
occasional higher sml-med 4.95-6.95  occasional higher med 3.95-4.95           
occasional higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons Zucchini med-lge 4.95-5.95  occasional  
higher Yellow Straightneck med-lge 3.95-5.95  occasional higher Acorn med      
18.95-22.95 mostly 20.95 lge 18.95-22.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 xlge 18.95-20.95   
mostly 20.95 occasional lower Butternut med 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 lge       
14.95-16.95  occasional higher xlge 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher 
Kabocha med 14.95-16.95  occasional lower lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 few     
18.00 Spaghetti med 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 lge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 xlge 
12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95                                                       
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services include.   
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5  
sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x6 sz 12.95-14.95 
occasional higher cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5s
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x6s 12.95-14.95        
occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz   
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5 sz 14.95-16.95    
mostly 14.95 5x6 sz 12.95-14.95  occasional higher cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes  
4x4s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5s 14.95-16.95   
mostly 14.95 5x6s 12.95-14.95  occasional higher                               
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services        
included.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 7.95-9.95     
mostly 8.95 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 16.95-18.95          
occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids      
med-lge 7.95-9.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose med-lge    
16.95-18.95  occasional higher                                                 
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services 
included.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95  lge          
12.95-14.95  med 10.95-12.95   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma    
exlge 14.95-16.95  lge 12.95-14.95  med 10.95-12.95                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 8.45-12.95 mostly 10.55-10.95 few high as 14.55   
ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 14.50-20.85 mostly 16.45-18.45 Gold Type  
12s 16.45-18.85 mostly 16.45-18.45 occasional higher                           
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality. cartons bunched 48s med 6.05-10.95 mostly 7.45-8.95 few 
12.00-13.50 occasional higher 48s sml 5.45-8.65 mostly 6.45-8.50 occasional    
higher Leeks 12s 9.45-13.95 mostly 9.45-11.95 few 14.50-14.65 occasional higher
cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 9.55-12.95 mostly 9.55-10.95 few
14.50 occasional higher cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag         
9.55-12.95 mostly 9.55-10.95 few 14.50 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons       
bunched 48s med 16.95-26.45 mostly 22.45-26.45 Leeks 12s 17.50-24.45 mostly    
17.50-22.45                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Most present   
shipments from prior booking at lower prices. 40 lb cartons   supplies         
insufficient to establish a market.                                            
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in size and quality. 
1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00                     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in    
quality. 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 16.50-19.00 mostly           
17.00-19.00 occasional lower                                                   
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and       
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 7.50-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00                   
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Most
present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel 
cartons med 18.85-18.95  fr qual 16.95  lge 16.85-17.95                        
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT AND IN TOO FEW HANDS. DEMAND FAIRLY 
GOOD. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  
Wide range in quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo   supplies            
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market exlge   supplies       
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market lge   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market Yellow jbo   supplies  
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market exlge   supplies       
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market lge   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market Orange jbo   supplies  
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market exlge   supplies       
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market lge   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market                        
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and   
size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 13.50-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00       
Jalapeno 15.85-19.50 mostly 17.00-19.00 Poblano 14.00-16.00  Serrano           
17.00-21.50 mostly 18.00-19.00 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 13.85-15.00        
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower
prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly   
15.95-16.95 4x5 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 5x5 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly    
15.95-16.95 5x6 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes   
4x4s 12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 4x5s 12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 5x5s   
12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 5x6s 12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95  ADAPTED    
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly           
15.95-16.95 4x5 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 5x5 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly    
15.95-16.95 5x6 sz 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes   
4x4s 12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 4x5s 12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 5x5s   
12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 5x6s 12.95-15.95 mostly 14.95-15.95             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality.    
OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.95-9.95 mostly         
7.95-8.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge      
6.95-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95                                                     
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD AT LOWER PRICES. MARKET LOWER. Extra       
services included.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95  lge 
14.95-16.95  med 12.95-14.95   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma    
exlge 14.95-16.95  lge 14.95-16.95  med 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons bunched 30s 6.95-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 60s 11.95-14.95 mostly          
12.95-14.00 few 16.95                                                          

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY RED VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GREEN GOOD AT LOWER PRICES, RED GOOD.
MARKET GREEN LOWER, RED ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb cartons   
Round Green Type med 16.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower Red Type med    
28.95                                                                          
---CELERY: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET SLIGHTLY 
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Most     
present shipments from previous or prior commitments. cartons 2 dz 56.55-58.95 
mostly 56.55-56.85 few 60.00-65.45 2 1/2 dz 56.55-58.95 mostly 56.55-56.85 few 
60.00-65.45 3 dz 56.55-58.65 mostly 56.55-56.85 few 60.00-65.45 cartons film   
bags Hearts 18s 56.55-58.56  one label 60.00 ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 65.95-72.85  
2 1/2 dz 65.95-72.85  cartons film bags Hearts 18s 62.55-70.66                 
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s  
15.50-19.85 mostly 16.00-18.00                                                 
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Curly 60s 9.95-12.95 mostly 9.95-11.95 30s 8.95-9.95  Plain 60s
10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 30s 8.95-9.95                                   

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN     
 LUIS ARIZONA                                                                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 48S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 24S ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and price. cartons bunched Red  
24s 7.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-11.55 occasional higher 48s 9.95-13.65 mostly       
9.95-11.95 few 14.65 occasional higher                                         

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.      
cartons film wrapped White 9s 16.65-23.00 mostly 19.55-21.75 occasional higher 
and lower 12s 18.65-25.45 mostly 22.55-24.75 few high as 28.55 16s 16.65-21.75 
mostly 18.55-20.45 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 9s      
24.00-32.95  12s 28.00-32.95  one label 35.50                                  

SAN ANTONIO-WINTERGARDEN DISTRICT TEXAS                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 13.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 Red Type med 
25.00-26.00                                                                    

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra      
services included. cartons bchd 14s 10.00-13.85 mostly 10.00-12.00 bchd 18s    
10.50-14.35 mostly 10.50-12.50 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 10.00-15.00 mostly
10.00-14.00 occasional higher and lower Short Trim 18.00-20.00                 
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included. Wide range 
in quality and condition. cartons film wrapped White 12s 14.50-19.00 mostly    
16.00-18.00                                                                    

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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide
range in quality and conditions. cartons Globe 12s 7.55-10.65  one label 14.55 
18s 7.55-10.65  one label 14.55 24s 8.55-10.65  one label 12.55 30s 8.00-10.65 
occasional higher 36s 8.55-10.65  ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 20.55-26.00  18s   
20.55-28.00  24s 20.55-28.00  30s 20.55                                        
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. 25 lb cartons med 30.95-35.95 mostly 30.95-33.85 few 36.65-37.95     

WESTERN ARIZONA                                                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET CROWN CUT SLIGHTLY HIGHER, BUNCHED     
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons bchd 14s 12.35-14.65 mostly 12.35-13.65 few 17.75-18.45 bchd 18s       
12.85-15.15 mostly 12.85-14.15 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 
14.35-19.45 mostly 14.35-16.55 few high as 20.75 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s      
20.45-22.45  20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 16.45-22.45  one label 30.95        
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 9-12S HIGHER, 16S  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and     
condition. cartons film wrapped White 9s 20.45-24.55 mostly 20.45-22.45        
occasional higher 12s 20.65-25.45 mostly 21.50-24.55 few high as 28.55 16s     
18.65-22.45 mostly 18.65-19.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons film wrapped  
White 12s 22.45-32.95 mostly 22.45-28.50 one label 35.50                       
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide  
range in quality and condition. cartons flm lined 24s 16.75-20.55 mostly       
18.55-19.75 24s flmwrpd 17.75-21.55 mostly 19.55-20.75 30s flmwrpd 15.55-18.75 
mostly 15.55-17.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 16.45-20.50   
12s flmwrpd 10.45-14.45                                                        
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons Boston 24s 10.55-14.45  
mostly 11.55-12.75 Green Leaf 24s 8.50-11.56 mostly 9.50-10.55 few 12.05-13.45 
occasional higher and lower Red Leaf 24s 8.50-11.56 mostly 9.50-10.55 few      
12.05-13.45 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s         
18.45-22.45  Red Leaf 24s 18.45-22.45                                          
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 24s 9.35-13.55 mostly   
10.35-11.55 occasional higher cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 10.45-14.65   
mostly 11.05-12.45 occasional higher cartons film lined Hearts 48s 12.05-15.65 
mostly 12.05-13.75 few 16.50-16.55 ORGANIC cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts  
12.45-21.95 mostly 16.45-18.50 one label 28.55                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAR-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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER.  cartons bunched Collard 24s 8.00    
Kale 24s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 Mustard 24s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 Turnip Tops 
24s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00                                                     

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge   
15.00-16.00  sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 15.00-16.00  sacks 10 5-lb film   
bags med-lge 15.00-16.00  50 lb cartons loose jbo 12.00-13.00  few high as     
17.00