Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 12-SEP-2017                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Tuesday, September 12, 2017                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                      
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.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 12-SEP-2017                           
                                                                                
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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons
Round Green Type med 8.00-9.85 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas lower                    
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 dz 8.00-9.35  few low
as 6.00 2 1/2 dz 8.00-9.35  few lower 3 dz 10.00-11.35  cartons film bags      
Hearts 1 1/2 dz 17.00-18.00  2 dz 22.00-22.35  occas lower                     
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates      
Bi-Color 4 dz min 7.85-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00                                   
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel   
cartons med 20.00-24.85  few prior commitments low as 18.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00
mostly 12.00-12.85 cartons 24s 8.00-10.00                                      
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD.  1 1/9 bushel cartons med 12.00-16.85  
mostly 12.85-14.85 fr qual 6.00-8.85  occas higher                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons
Green jbo 10.00-10.85  few prior commitments lower exlge 10.00-10.85  few prior
commitments lower lge 9.00-10.85  irreg sz fr qual 8.00-8.85  few including    
prior commitments lower                                                        
---SQUASH: SUPPLY ZUCCHINI FAIRLY LIGHT, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK LIGHT. DEMAND     
GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 12.00-14.85 mostly 
14.00-14.85 med 10.00-12.85 mostly 10.85-12.85 Yellow Straightneck sml         
14.00-16.85 mostly 14.85-16.85 med 14.00-16.85 mostly 14.85-16.85              
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Few growers in harvest gap   
and await late field maturity. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 5x6 sz           
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 one label higher 6x6 sz 14.00-16.00 mostly      
14.00-15.00 one label higher cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x5s 14.00-16.00 mostly
15.00-16.00 one label higher 5x5s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 one label     
higher                                                                         
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD.  25 lb cartons loose Roma   
exlge 15.00-16.00  one label higher lge 15.00-16.00  one label higher          

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  wirebound crates Yellow 4  
dz min 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.95-9.95 occas higher Bi-Color 4 dz min 8.00-11.00   
mostly 8.95-9.95                                                               

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates precooled     
Round Green Type Machine Picked 14.00-16.00  few prior commitments 12.00-13.00 
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LARGE MODERATE, MEDIUM FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb   
cartons Round Green Type med 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 few prior commitments  
lower 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.50-4.00 few fair     
quality 3.00 bulk per lb Round Green Type lge .06-.08 mostly .06-.07 few fair  
condition lower                                                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 12-SEP-2017                                  
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included. 25 lb cartons 
loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 19.95  6x6 sz 19.95  6x7 sz  
17.95                                                                          
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included. flats 12 1-pt       
baskets 15.95                                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included. flats 12 1-pt   
containers with lids 17.95  20 lb cartons loose 33.95  ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt   
containers with lids 21.95                                                     

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 12-SEP-2017                                
                                                                               
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2017 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. 30 lb 
cartons 10.45-12.50 mostly 10.45-11.55 occasional lower WGA crates   supplies  
insufficient to establish a market                                             
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services     
included. WGA crates Nappa 14.95-17.50  30 lb cartons Nappa 11.45-14.50 mostly 
12.45-14.00                                                                    

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.     
cartons 24s 18.45-21.55  occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 12s 9.95-18.00      
---CILANTRO: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons      
bunched 30s 15.45-20.55 mostly 15.45-18.25 occasional higher and lower 60s     
17.85-22.50 mostly 18.85-21.25 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons     
bunched 30s 16.00-28.00  occasional higher                                     

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. 50
lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 9.50-12.00 mostly 10.45-11.45 ORGANIC 50 lb 
cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 14.00-16.00  Red Type 18-24s 14.00-30.00       
---ENDIVE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons 24s 7.45-11.45 mostly 8.45-10.55 occasional higher                     
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 10.45-16.55 mostly 13.45-15.55 occasional higher and lower         
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 8.00-10.45 mostly 8.45-9.50 occasional higher   
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 12.00-28.00  Lacinato (Tuscan)
24s 16.00-24.00                                                                
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons bunched Leeks 12s 1.00-13.55 mostly 11.45-13.00 occasional higher and  
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 14.00-16.00                            
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.75-13.55 mostly 11.00-12.50 occasional lower Plain
60s 10.45-12.50 mostly 10.45-11.55 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons 
bunched Curly 30s 10.00-14.00  Plain 30s 10.00-14.00                           
---SPINACH: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons       
bunched Flat 24s 10.45-14.45 mostly 12.45-13.55 occasional higher ORGANIC      
cartons bunched Flat 24s 22.00-40.00                                           

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND 18S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET 18S ABOUT       
STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range in price.   
cartons Globe 12s 10.55-12.75  few 16.55-18.55 18s 11.75-16.55 mostly          
14.55-16.55 one label 18.55 24s 12.05-16.55 mostly 12.05-14.75 one label 18.55 
30s 7.05-10.50 mostly 7.05-9.75 one label 14.55 36s 6.05-10.50 mostly 7.55-9.55
one label 16.55 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 26.00-30.55  18s 30.00-30.55  24s    
30.00-30.55  30s 26.00-30.55  36s 24.00-30.55                                  
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons White 4 dz min 10.00-12.95                                             
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY MEDIUM FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET MEDIUM ABOUT 
STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose   
Mature Greens xlge 12.95-15.95 mostly 13.95 lge 12.95-15.95 mostly 13.95 med   
9.95-11.95 mostly 9.95 occasional higher                                       
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra   
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 11.95-14.95 mostly 13.95 lge 
11.95-13.95 mostly 12.95-13.95 med 9.95-11.95                                  

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 12.00-15.40 mostly 12.00-13.50 50 lb sacks     
loose jbo 18.00-22.40 mostly 18.00-20.00 25 lb sacks loose jbo 9.00-11.45      
mostly 9.00-10.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 17.50-19.00 mostly     
17.50-18.00 ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 19.00-25.50  sacks 24 2-lb 
film bags med-lge 19.00-25.50  sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 19.00-25.50     
cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-21.00  cartons 12 2-lb film bags   
Baby Peeled 20.00-21.00  cartons 4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-21.00      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra  
services included.  Wide range in quality and condition.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9     
bushel cartons med 26.95-30.95 mostly 28.95-30.95 fr qual 24.95-28.95 mostly   
26.95-28.95 ord qual 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 sml 20.95-24.95 mostly     
24.95 few 26.95 occassional lower lge 24.95-28.95 mostly 26.95-28.95 cartons   
36s 14.95-16.95                                                                
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with    
lids med-lge 14.95  ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids med-lge 16.95                                                             
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS
HIGHER. Extra services included. Many present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge        
14.95-16.95  lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 med 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95  ADAPTED
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95  lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 
14.95 med 12.95-14.95 mostly 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                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET MEDIUM       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included.  Wide range in        
quailty. Most present shipments from previous commitments. Most shipments from 
Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution.   
cartons bunched 48s med 25.50-32.50 mostly 26.45-28.55 few 34.95-35.95 48s sml 
25.50-28.55 mostly 26.45-28.55 one label 35.95 cartons 2 film bags iceless 24  
bunches per bag 25.50-32.50 mostly 26.45-28.55 one label 35.95 cartons 4 film  
bags iceless 12 bunches per bag 24.00-30.95  ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med   
24.00-30.95                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2016 Season                                                                    
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in size and       
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 15.00-18.95 mostly 16.00-17.95 occasional 
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Wide range in quality.  
20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 few    
19.00 occasional higher                                                        
---CARROTS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide     
range in quality and condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly         
8.00-8.50 ocassional higher                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET LARGE HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT     
STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med          
22.95-26.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 occasional higher fr qual 20.00-24.95 mostly    
22.95-24.95 occasional higher ord qual 14.95-18.95 mostly 16.00-16.95          
ocassional higher sml 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 ocassional higher lge           
20.00-24.95 mostly 22.00-22.95 ocassional higher                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND RED MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT  
STEADY. Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Red irreg sz fr qual     
15.00-18.95 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher Yellow irreg sz fr qual       
11.00-15.95 mostly 12.95-14.95  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 7.95-10.95    
mostly 9.00-10.00 exlge 7.95-10.95 mostly 9.00-10.00 lge 6.00-8.95 mostly      
7.00-8.95 few 9.95 Yellow jbo 6.00-8.95 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional lower exlge
6.00-8.95 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional lower lge 5.00-7.95 mostly 6.00-7.95     
Orange jbo 6.00-8.95 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower exlge        
6.00-8.95 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional higher and lower lge 5.00-7.95 mostly    
6.00-7.95 occasional higher                                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT       
STEADY. Wide range in quality and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim    
12.50-15.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 occcasional higher and lower Jalapeno           
12.50-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional higher Poblano 12.00-15.50 mostly    
13.00-15.00 occasional higher Serrano 22.00-26.95 mostly 24.00-26.95           
occasionaly higher                                                             
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included.  Wide range in quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD     
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 14.95-18.00 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional      
higher 4x5s 14.95-18.00 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher 5x5s 14.00-16.95  
mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher and lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2  
layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 14.95-18.00 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher 4x5s    
14.95-18.00 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher 5x5s 14.00-16.95 mostly       
14.95-16.95 occasional higher and lower                                        
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Wide range in price,      
quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge  
11.00-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 few 14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids med-lge 11.00-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 few 14.95          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE AND LARGE       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality, condition and     
prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95-18.95 mostly          
16.95-18.95 occasional higher lge 15.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 med           
13.95-15.95 mostly 14.00-14.95 occasional higher sml 9.95-11.95  occasional    
higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95-18.95 mostly  
16.95-18.95 occasional higher lge 15.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 med           
13.95-15.95 mostly 14.00-14.95 occasional higher sml 9.95-11.95  occasional    
higher                                                                         

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons bunched 30s   supplies in too few hands to establish a market 60s      
16.95-26.95 mostly 16.95-18.95                                                 

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 8.95-9.95  Plain 60s 8.95-10.95                      

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER, RED ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 11.45-13.95 mostly 
12.85-12.95 occasional lower Red Type med 7.95-8.45                            
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.45-7.95  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 7.95-9.50      

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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Wide range in price. 25 lb film bags topped Red 12.45-17.95 mostly 14.45       
cartons bunched Red 24s 10.45-12.55  some low as 6.95 occasional higher 48s    
13.45-15.50  some low as 8.45 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons bunched Red 24s
14.00-20.00                                                                    

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND 14S FAIRLY GOOD, CROWN CUT GOOD. MARKET 14S  
HIGHER, OTHERS MUCH HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in weight,     
quality and condition. cartons bchd 14s 13.00-18.45 mostly 14.55-16.65 bchd 18s
13.50-18.95 mostly 15.05-17.15 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 18.00-24.50 mostly
19.50-21.45 occasional lower Short Trim 20.65-24.25 mostly 21.05-23.95 ORGANIC 
cartons bchd 14s 34.00-38.95  20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 38.00-44.95        
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 12S LOWER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
Extra services included. Wide range in weight, quality and condition. cartons  
film wrapped White 9s 6.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-9.50 12s 6.50-11.45 mostly        
8.45-10.55 few 12.45-12.55 16s 6.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-9.55 ORGANIC cartons film
wrapped White 12s 10.00-22.95 mostly 16.00-22.95                               
---CELERY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons 2 dz 6.05-9.55 mostly 7.15-8.65 2 1/2 dz 6.55-9.55 mostly 7.15-8.65 3  
dz 7.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.56 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 11.50-14.45 mostly 
11.50-12.56 ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 14.55-22.85 mostly 14.55-20.95 2 1/2 dz       
12.00-22.95 mostly 14.55-20.95 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 12.00-22.85 mostly 
16.00-20.95                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 24S LOWER, 30S ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. Wide range in weight, quality and condition. cartons  
flm lined 24s 6.50-10.05 mostly 7.05-8.56 24s flmwrpd 7.50-11.05 mostly        
8.05-9.56 30s flmwrpd 6.00-9.45 mostly 7.05-8.50 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd   
28.00-34.00  one label 49.45 12s flmwrpd 20.00-30.00 mostly 20.00-26.45        
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND GREEN LEAF MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in weight, quality and condition.  
cartons Boston 24s 5.55-10.55 mostly 7.50-8.50 Green Leaf 24s 7.45-11.55 mostly
8.45-9.65 Red Leaf 24s 7.45-11.55 mostly 8.45-9.65 ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf  
24s 14.00-16.95  Red Leaf 24s 14.00-18.85                                      
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND 24S FAIRLY LIGHT, HEARTS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in weight, quality and condition.  
cartons 24s 8.65-13.55 mostly 10.45-12.56 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts   
11.50-15.75 mostly 12.50-14.55 few 16.55 occasional lower cartons film lined   
Hearts 48s 13.50-16.75 mostly 13.50-15.55 few 17.55 occasional lower ORGANIC   
cartons 24s 10.00-15.85 mostly 10.55-14.00 one label 17.45 cartons 12 3-count  
packages Hearts 9.45-16.95 mostly 10.55-13.55 cartons film lined Hearts 48s    
14.00-14.50                                                                    

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green exlge 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95        
occasional higher lge 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional higher irreg sz  
fr qual 5.95-8.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 Red irreg sz fr qual 14.95-15.95 mostly     
14.95 occasional lower 1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95   
lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95                                                   

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.
cartons bchd 14s 14.85-18.00  occasional lower bchd 18s 15.35-18.50  occasional
lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 22.75-26.85  occasional lower Short Trim   
26.85-28.00  occasional lower                                                  
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 12S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY      
HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons film wrapped White 9s 7.00-8.00       
occasional higher and lower 12s 7.00-9.85 mostly 7.00-9.00 occasional higher   
16s 7.00-8.00  occasional higher and lower                                     
---CELERY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 2 DOZEN ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS LOWER. Extra   
services included. cartons 2 dz 6.35-8.95 mostly 6.35-7.65 occasional higher 2 
1/2 dz 6.35-8.95 mostly 6.35-7.50 occasional higher 3 dz 7.00-8.95 mostly      
7.00-7.65 occasional higher                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. cartons flm lined 24s 7.00-8.85  24s flmwrpd 8.00-9.85               
---LETTUCE-OTHER: SUPPLY LIGHT. 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 LIGHT. Extra services included. cartons 24s         
supplies in too few hands to establish a market cartons 12 3-count packages    
Hearts   supplies in too few hands to establish a market                       

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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most  
shipments from Mexico transferred to South and Central California for          
consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched Red Type 12s 10.45-12.95 mostly
11.55-12.50 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 10.00-12.00  
24s 18.95-20.00  Gold Type 12s 8.45-12.00  24s 12.00-15.95                     
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. 25 lb cartons med 52.45-58.85 mostly 55.95-58.55 occasional higher   
and lower                                                                      

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 12-SEP-2017                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER.    
Some harvest curtailed due to inclement weather from Hurricane Irma. 1 1/9     
bushel cartons Green jbo 12.00  exlge 12.00  fr qual 10.00  lge 11.00          
---SQUASH: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Some     
harvest curtailed due to inclement weather from Hurricane Irma. 1/2 and 5/9    
bushel cartons Zucchini sml 18.00  med 16.00  Yellow Straightneck sml 14.00    
med 12.00  3/4 bushel cartons Yellow Crookneck sml 20.00  med 16.00            
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Some harvest 
curtailed due to inclement weather from Hurricane Irma.  Extra services        
included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes U.S. Comb or Better jbo 17.95  xlge   
17.95  lge 17.95                                                               
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER.  
Some harvest curtailed due to inclement weather from Hurricane Irma.  Extra    
services included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 15.95-17.95  20 lb       
cartons loose 29.95-33.95                                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY  
HIGHER. Some harvest curtailed due to inclement weather from Hurricane Irma.   
Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 17.95  lge 17.95  med  
15.95