Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - St. Louis, MO
ST. LOUIS Terminal Prices as of 19-JUN-2017                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M.  PARTLY  67  YESTERDAY'S HIGH 92                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET MICHIGAN HIGHER, PERU ABOUT STEADY.  pyramid cartons 28  
lb bunched MI Green lge 53.00-56.00 std 53.00-56.00 11 lb cartons bunched MI   
Green lge 23.00 std 23.00 PE Green jbo 26.25 lge 24.00 std 23.50               
---BEANS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel crates GA Round Green Type 31.90-34.90     
---BEETS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb film bags MI Red Type med 12.00-13.00 MX Red
Type sml-med 13.25                                                             
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons CA bchd 14s 17.75-18.85 bchd 18s          
16.50-18.75 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 17.50-19.75 mostly 18.90-19.75 MO 
Crown Cut 14.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim 19.25                                  
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons MX med 45.50-46.50       
---CABBAGE:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  50 lb cartons GA Round Green Type med     
12.50-15.50 mostly 13.00-15.00 few sales 16.85 Red Type med 21.00-23.85 mostly 
21.00-22.00 50 lb sacks GA Round Green Type lge 9.90-10.50 few sales high as   
14.85                                                                          
---CARROTS:  MARKET MEXICO 50-LB SACK SLIGHTLY LOWER, CALIFORNIA ABOUT STEADY. 
sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 18.85-18.90 one label 26.00 MX med-lge      
12.00-14.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 18.85-18.90  
one label 26.00 MX med-lge 14.50 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 18.90 50 lb
sacks loose CA jbo 10.75-10.85 few 12.00 MX jbo 9.50-10.75 cartons 30 1-lb film
bags CA Baby Peeled 22.50-22.90 cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 22.90 
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET CALIFORNIA SLIGHTLY HIGHER, MEXICO LOWER.  cartons film
wrapped CA White 12s 19.85-22.75 mostly 19.85-21.50 MX White 12s 17.00         
---CELERY:  MARKET FILMBAGS 30S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons  
CA 2 1/2 dz 27.50-31.90 mostly 27.50-28.25 filmbags 30s 29.00-31.90 mostly     
29.00-29.75 one label 35.90                                                    
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  wirebound crates AL Yellow 4 dz 14.50 few
sales Bi-Color 4 dz 14.50 few sales GA Yellow 4 dz 12.90 few sales 14.50-14.85 
White 4 dz 12.90 few sales 14.85 Bi-Color 4 dz 11.50-12.90 mostly 12.75-12.85  
few sales 14.50-14.85                                                          
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET GEORGIA 24S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel   
cartons GA med 18.00-18.75 MO med 18.00 fr qual 14.00-16.00 cartons MO 24s 9.50
1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Pickles 200-300s 34.85 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA   
med fr qual 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.85 cartons GA 24s 9.50-10.00 one label 
11.95 MX 24s 9.00-10.75 occas higher GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario
CDOne Long Seedless med 12s 8.50                                               
---EGGPLANT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped GA med 22.00 occas
lower MS med 20.00 1 1/6 bushel cartons wrapped MS 24s 22.00 MX 24s 25.50      
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons BL Witloof 27.90              
---GARLIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm     
69.75 MX White #7 69.75 SP White 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 88.25 60-65mm/6.0-6.5cm     
88.25 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CA Peeled 76.00 CQ Peeled 78.00 per jar CA   
Peeled 18.75 CQ Peeled 24.50                                                   
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Kale green 24s 16.00-19.75
occas lower NC Collard 24s 15.50 Kale green 24s 15.50 Mustard Curly 24s 15.50  
Turnip Tops 24s 15.50 NJ Collard 24s 15.50 Kale green 24s 15.50 Mustard Curly  
24s 15.50 Turnip Tops 24s 15.50                                                
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  cartons CA flm lined 24s         
19.50-21.90 mostly 19.50 occas lower 24s flmwrpd 20.50-22.90 mostly 20.50-21.25
occas lower                                                                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET GREEN & RED LEAF SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.
cartons film lined CA Green Leaf 24s 15.50-16.50 mostly 15.50-15.90 few 14.85  
Red Leaf 24s 15.50-16.50 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 7.00-9.00 mostly         
7.00-8.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 19.50        
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 15.50-17.50 mostly   
15.50-17.00 cartons film lined CA 24s 15.50-18.50 mostly 15.75-15.85 cartons 12
18-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 19.75 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 
19.50                                                                          
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White jbo 17.25 lge 15.50-17.00
med 13.50-16.86 mostly 13.50-14.50 5 lb cartons PA Cremini 11.00 Portobella lge
11.00-12.25 mostly 11.00-11.75 med 11.00-12.25 mostly 11.00-11.75 3 lb cartons 
PA Shiitake lge 18.00 Oyster 13.75 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White 
lge 13.50 med 11.50-12.25 Sliced 12.00 Cremini 14.00 Sliced 15.75 cartons 8    
1-lb trays film wrapped PA White 14.00                                         
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s med 12.00 CA    
Leeks 12s 22.00-22.85 occas lower MX Leeks 12s 22.00 occas lower cartons 2 film
bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag 16.50                                       
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1 1/9 bushel cartons bunched CA Curly 60s       
28.90-29.75 mostly 29.50-29.75 one label 36.75 Plain 60s 29.50                 
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI med 25.00 MN sml 23.00
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed    
20.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 15.00                                          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GEORGIA  HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9    
bushel cartons AR Green exlge 16.50-18.50 lge 16.50-18.50 mostly 17.00-18.00   
med fr qual 12.00 CA Green exlge 22.00-23.00 lge 21.00-22.00 med 18.00-19.00 GA
Green jbo 19.85 few sales exlge 18.90-22.50 mostly 20.50-22.50 lge 20.00-20.50 
med fr qual 12.00-16.00 MS Green lge 19.25 med 17.25 fr qual 15.00 MX Red lge  
28.50 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge-lge 13.50-15.85 mostly        
13.50-15.50 few sales 17.00 med 14.00 Yellow exlge-lge 12.50-15.85 mostly 15.50
few sales 17.00-17.50 med 14.00 Orange exlge-lge 14.00-19.00 med 13.25         
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons AR Anaheim      
med-lge 23.00 Jalapeno med-lge 20.00 Poblano med-lge 21.00 Serrano med-lge     
28.00 MX Anaheim med-lge 26.00 Hungarian Wax med-lge 28.00 Jalapeno med-lge    
18.00-20.00 Poblano med-lge 18.00-21.00 Serrano med-lge 30.00-33.25 8 lb       
cartons MX Habanero orange offerings insufficient to quote cartons 12 1-lb film
bags MX Mixed Mini Sweet Types 18.00-19.00 few lower                           
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags AZ Red    
17.00-18.00 occas higher MI Red 16.00-17.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ
Red 18.00-20.50 mostly 18.00-19.00 cartons bunched MI Red 48s 16.00            
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   WAXED 50 lb sacks CD Ontario CDOne lge 32.90  
25 lb cartons MI med 23.00-24.00                                               
---SPINACH:  MARKET FLAT TYPE SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 12
10-oz film bags CA Flat Baby Type 15.00-16.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA  
Flat Baby Type 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type   
10.00-11.00 18 lb cartons Local Repack Savoy lse 20.00-21.00                   
---SQUASH:  MARKET MISSOURI ZUCCHINI SLIGHTLYL LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2
bushel cartons GA Zucchini sml 20.85 med 19.25 Yellow Straightneck sml 18.85   
med 15.50-18.50 MO Zucchini sml 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-12.75 med 14.00-15.00 
med-lge 15.00-16.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 13.00-14.75 mostly 13.75-14.50 1   
1/9 bushel cartons MX Acorn sml 26.50-28.50 med 29.00-31.85 Butternut sml      
20.50-22.50 mostly 22.50 med 21.00 Spaghetti sml 20.50-22.50 mostly 22.50 med  
24.25-31.00 26 lb cartons MO Yellow Straightneck med 16.50-22.00 mostly        
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons AR U.S. No. 1 Orange   
Types 19.50-22.75 occas lower U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 14.50 No Grade Marks     
Orange Types jbo 13.50-15.00 MS U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 24.00-26.00 few sales  
lower U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 12.50-14.25 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo      
11.50-15.25 NC U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 15.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo   
15.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AR Vine Ripes          
pink-light red lge 17.75 SC Vine Ripes pink-light red xlge 21.50 cartons 2     
layer AR Vine Ripes pink-light red 4x5s 15.00-16.00 5x5s 15.00-16.00 6x6s      
15.00-16.00 jbo 18.00-22.75 mostly 18.00-20.00 turning-pink 4x4 sz 22.85 4x5 sz
22.85 5x5 sz 22.85 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine Ripes       
pink-light red 5x5 sz 16.50-20.00 5x6 sz 18.50-19.00 cartons 2 layer MX Vine   
Ripes pink-light red 4x5s 18.50-20.00 mostly 18.50 5x5s 16.50-18.50 mostly     
16.50-17.50 5x6s 16.50-16.75 GREENHOUSE 15 lb flats CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes
green 28s 17.75 30s 17.75 32s 17.75 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CD Ontario    
CDOne Vine Ripes red med-lge 11.25 sml 7.50                                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt      
baskets MX pink-light red 19.50 cartons 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX     
yellow 12.50                                                                   
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids FL light red-red 14.50-15.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers 
with lids MX light red-red 12.75-16.25 mostly 13.00-15.00 flats 12 10-oz       
containers with lids MX light red-red 12.75-16.25 mostly 13.00-15.00 flats 12  
10.5-oz containers with lids MX light red-red 12.75-16.25 mostly 14.00-15.50 20
lb cartons loose MX light red-red 29.75                                        
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AR light    
red-red exlge 17.50-18.00 lge 17.50-18.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons    
loose MX light red-red exlge 14.00 lge 13.00-15.50 med 13.00-14.50             
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   WAXED 25 lb film bags MI Purple Top med    
12.00-12.50                                                                    
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb containers CA Cactus Leaf        
(Nopales) 15.50 8 lb cartons CA Radicchio 9s 9.00                              

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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---MUSHROOMS: 5 lb cartons PA Cremini 10.50                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 10-oz containers with    
lids MX light red-red 14.00-15.00