Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
USDA - Fri May 19, 7:01PM CDT
WASHINGTON, DC 19-MAY-2017                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, May 19, 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.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                                   
                                                                                
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                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5 lb cartons bagged 
Haricot Vert (French Type) 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00                         
---PEAS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SUGAR SNAP HIGHER; SNOW PEAS ABOUT      
STEADY. GUATEMALA. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 10.00-11.00  occas 12.00  
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 16.50-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas higher and lower

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET JBO, XLGE, LGE,  & STD LOWER; OTHERS 
ABOUT STEADY. Via air and boat 11 lb cartons bunched Green jbo 20.00-23.00     
mostly 22.00-22.75 exlge 20.00-23.00 mostly 22.75 lge 22.00-23.75  occas low as
20.00-21.00 std 18.00-20.50 mostly 18.00-19.00 sml 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00
occas high as 13.00-14.00 White std 30.00-33.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 occas higher

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                                
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY IN TOO FEW HANDS TO ESTABLISH A MARKET.                       
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and        
precooling. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25  occas higher White 4-4   
1/2 dz 11.25  Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25  occas higher                          
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND PICKLES GOOD, WAXED GOOD AT LOWER    
PRICES. MARKET PICKLES ABOUT STEADY, WAXED LOWER. Includes palletizing and     
precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles 150-200s 18.00-20.90 mostly    
18.00-18.90 occas lower 200-300s 20.90-22.90 mostly 22.00-22.90 occas lower    
WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 18.35-20.95 mostly 18.35 fr qual 8.35-10.95     
mostly 10.35 cartons 24s 5.00-7.95 mostly 6.00-7.00                            
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and        
precooling. Medium are wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 12.35-16.95 mostly    
14.35 fr qual 6.00-7.95 mostly 6.00 occas lower                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER.     
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 16.35-18.95
mostly 16.35 few higher exlge 16.35-18.95 mostly 16.35 few higher lge          
14.35-16.95 mostly 14.35 irreg sz fr qual 12.35-12.95 mostly 12.35             
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET JALAPENO SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS     
ABOUT STEADY. Incudes palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons Hungarian 
Wax 16.85-18.85  1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles 14.35-14.85  Jalapeno         
18.35-20.85 mostly 18.35-20.35                                                 
---SQUASH: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND ZUCCHINI GOOD, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK      
FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2     
bushel cartons Zucchini sml 12.35-12.95 mostly 12.35 few higher med 10.35-10.95
mostly 10.35 few higher Yellow Straightneck sml 12.35-12.95 mostly 12.35 occas 
higher med 10.35-10.95 mostly 10.35 occas higher Yellow Crookneck   supplies in
too few hands to establish a market                                            
---TOMATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Palletizing and precooling 
included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 21.95
6x6 sz 21.95  6x7 sz 21.95  U.S. Two 5x6 sz 20.95  6x6 sz 20.95  6x7 sz 20.95  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ORGANIC SLIGHTLY HIGHER,     
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. flats 12 1-pt        
containers with lids 13.95  one label 16.95 20 lb cartons loose 25.95  one     
label few 31.95 ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 21.95  one label    
23.95                                                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. 25 lb cartons loose exlge 16.95-17.95  lge 15.95-16.95  one label    
17.95 med 14.95-15.95  few low as 13.95                                        

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2  
bushel cartons sml-med 14.35-14.85 mostly 14.35 occas higher                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              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 MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 30 
lb cartons 22.00-27.50 mostly 25.45-27.50 occasional higher WGA crates         
31.00-33.50 mostly 31.00-32.50 occasional lower                                
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. WGA crates Nappa 45.45-50.50 mostly 47.00-50.00 occasional lower 30  
lb cartons Nappa 36.00-44.50 mostly 38.45-42.25 occasional lower               

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 15.45-22.55 mostly 17.50-20.00 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons   
12s 15.95-20.00 mostly 15.95-17.00                                             
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ORGANIC SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched 30s 9.45-11.50 mostly         
10.50-11.50 occasional higher and lower 60s 10.45-13.50 mostly 11.50-12.75     
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 14.95-18.85 mostly     
16.00-18.85 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 ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50  
lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 14.45-18.45 mostly 16.00-18.45 ORGANIC 50 lb
cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 30.00-44.00 mostly 34.85-35.00 Red Type 18-24s 
35.00-42.85 mostly 40.00-42.85 occasional higher                               
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.    
Wide range in quality. cartons 24s 30.45-35.50 mostly 32.45-35.50 occasional   
lower                                                                          
---ESCAROLE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra      
services included. Wide range in quality. cartons 24s 34.55-36.00  occasional  
lower                                                                          
---GREENS: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included.  Wide range in price. cartons bunched Kale green 24s  
10.45-13.00 mostly 11.45-12.55 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons     
bunched Kale green 24s 10.00-26.00 mostly 14.00-16.95 red 24s 16.00-28.95      
mostly 20.00-22.85 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 15.95-24.85 mostly 16.95-22.85        
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched Leeks 12s 14.00-18.55 mostly  
14.45-16.45 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 20 lb cartons loose Leeks      
22.85-28.00                                                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY, 
OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons bunched Curly 60s 17.75-24.45  
mostly 22.00-22.55 Plain 60s 20.55-24.55 mostly 22.25-22.50 ORGANIC cartons    
bunched Curly 30s 14.00-16.85 mostly 16.00-16.85 occasional higher Plain 30s   
14.00-28.85 mostly 16.00-26.85 occasional higher                               
---SPINACH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide
range in price. cartons bunched Flat 24s 10.45-15.55 mostly 11.50-13.55        
occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 52.85-66.00  occasional lower

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
wrapped 18s 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 24s 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95              
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY GREEN FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GREEN VERY GOOD, RED  
MODERATE. MARKET GREEN EXTRA LARGE SLIGHTLY HIGHER, RED IRREGULAR SIZE SLIGHTLY
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green
exlge 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 lge 16.95  irreg sz fr qual 10.95-12.95 mostly  
12.95 Red irreg sz fr qual 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 1 1/9 bushel cartons place 
pack Green exlge 20.95-22.95 mostly 20.95 1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 16.95   
lge 16.95  ORGANIC 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green exlge   supplies insufficient to 
establish a market lge   supplies insufficient to establish a market irreg sz  
fine qual   supplies insufficient to establish a market                        

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET WHITE     
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most present    
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. REVISED DISTRICT    
cartons Yellow 4 dz min 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 few 22.95 occasional lower    
White 4 dz min 17.95-20.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional lower Bi-Color 4 dz   
min 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 few 22.95 occasional lower                        

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 11.00-15.40 mostly 13.00-14.40 50 lb sacks     
loose jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 25 lb sacks loose jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly
6.00-6.50 cartons 30 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 17.50-18.00  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 20.00-25.35  cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby    
Peeled 20.50-21.50  cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.50-21.50          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 1 1/9 bushel     
cartons med 22.95-26.95 mostly 22.95-24.95 occasional lower fr qual 18.95-20.95
occasional lower ord qual 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 few 16.95 cartons 36s 
9.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95                                                  
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MINI SWEET MODERATE, JALAPENO GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY    
GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons
per lb Jalapeno lge .40-.50 mostly .45 Poblano lge .45-.55 mostly .45 few .40  
occasional higher Serrano lge .45-.55 mostly .50 occasional higher cartons 12  
1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 cartons 9   
2-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 14.95-16.95  occasional higher and lower 
GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 8.95-12.95 mostly  
8.95-10.95 cartons 9 2-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 14.95-16.95         
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---SQUASH: SUPPLY ZUCCHINI LIGHT. DEMAND ZUCCHINI FAIRLY GOOD, KABOCHA         
MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ZUCCHINI HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 4/7 bushel       
cartons Zucchini sml 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 sml-med 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 
med 16.95-18.95  1 1/9 bushel cartons Butternut med 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00     
occasional lower lge 10.00-12.00  few 12.95 occasional higher Kabocha med      
10.95-13.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher lge 10.95-15.95 mostly 12.95  
Spaghetti med 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional higher lge 14.00-16.00 
mostly 14.00 occasional higher                                                 
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY 4X5S LIGHT. Extra services included. Wide range in quality 
and condition.  OPEN FIELD cartons/flats 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x5s   supplies in 
too few hands to establish a market 5x5s   supplies in too few hands to        
establish a market 5x6s   supplies in too few hands to establish a market      
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons/flats 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x5s   supplies in too few
hands to establish a market 5x5s   supplies in too few hands to establish a    
market 5x6s   supplies in too few hands to establish a market                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services         
included. Wide range in condition.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge  
16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge 14.95-16.95  med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95   
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge
14.95-16.95  med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services
included.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95-22.95  
occasional higher fr qual 18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional higher ord 
qual 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 lge 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 cartons 36s   
supplies in too few hands to estabish a market                                 
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge      
10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 20.95-22.95 mostly 20.95  
ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 14.95   
20 lb cartons loose med-lge   supplies insufficient to establish a market      

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                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND ORGANIC MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ORGANIC ABOUT    
STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons bunched Red Type 12s   
11.55-13.50 mostly 11.55-12.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red    
Type 24s 16.00-36.45 mostly 18.00-26.85 Gold Type 24s 16.00-40.85 mostly       
18.00-26.00                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Most shipments from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation 
and distribution. cartons bunched 48s lge 6.05-8.50 mostly 6.45-7.50 48s med   
5.45-8.95 mostly 6.45-7.95 48s sml 5.45-7.95 mostly 5.45-6.95 Leeks 12s        
10.50-15.75 mostly 12.50-14.55 cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag  
8.45-11.55 mostly 9.45-10.65 cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag    
8.45-11.55 mostly 9.45-10.65 ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 14.00-18.95 mostly
16.85-18.95 one label 22.00                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2016 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality. 40 lb       
cartons 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.95-17.95 occasional higher and lower             
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and    
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 15.00-20.00 mostly 15.95-17.95 few 14.00  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Wide range in prices and quality.  
20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 13.00-16.95 mostly 14.95-15.95        
occasional higher                                                              
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional higher  
and lower                                                                      
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons med        
14.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 few 20.95 fr qual 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95
few 18.95 ord qual 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 occasional higher sml 8.95-12.95
mostly 8.95-10.95 few 13.95 lge 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 few 15.95       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. Extra services included. 
GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 11.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional     
higher exlge 11.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional higher lge 9.00-12.95   
mostly 9.95-11.95 Yellow jbo 9.95-11.95  occasional higher exlge 9.95-11.95    
few 12.95 lge 8.95-9.95  few 10.95 Orange jbo 10.00-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.95   
exlge 10.00-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95           
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality 
and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 17.00-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95   
occasional higher Jalapeno 18.00-22.95 mostly 19.95-21.95 occasional higher    
Poblano 14.00-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 occasional higher Serrano 19.00-23.95   
mostly 19.95-21.95 few 24.95 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 15.00-17.95 mostly   
15.95-17.95 few 19.95                                                          
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY 4X4-4X5S LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra
services included.  Wide range in quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb     
cartons loose Vine Ripes 5x5 sz 16.00-20.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional      
higher 5x6 sz 16.00-20.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional higher cartons 2 layer 
Vine Ripes 4x4s 17.00-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 few 21.95 occasional higher 4x5s
17.00-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 few 21.95 occasional higher 5x5s 14.95-18.95    
mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher 5x6s 14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95-16.95       
occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 5x5 sz   
16.00-20.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional higher 5x6 sz 16.00-20.95 mostly     
18.95-20.95 occasional higher cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 17.00-20.95      
mostly 17.95-19.95 few 21.95 occasional higher 4x5s 17.00-20.95 mostly         
17.95-19.95 few 21.95 occasional higher 5x5s 14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95-16.95    
occasional higher 5x6s 14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher 5 kg/11
lb flats on the vine Vine Ripes 4-5 count 4.95-6.00                            
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.   OPEN FIELD flats 12 
1-pt containers with lids med-lge 9.95-13.95 mostly 10.95-13.00  ADAPTED       
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 9.95-13.95 mostly       
10.95-13.00                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in 
quality, condition and prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge      
15.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 few 19.95 lge 13.95-16.95 mostly 14.00-16.95    
occasional higher med 9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 few 14.95  ADAPTED         
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 few  
19.95 lge 13.95-16.95 mostly 14.00-16.95 occasional higher med 9.95-13.95      
mostly 11.95-13.95 few 14.95                                                   

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched 30s 5.95-8.95  60s 7.95-12.95                                  

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50  
lb cartons Round Green Type med 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 Red Type 18-24s 
11.95-12.95 mostly 12.95                                                       
---CELERY: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide range in price.  Most present shipments 
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons 2 dz 48.65-55.25      
mostly 50.50-52.95 2 1/2 dz 48.65-55.25 mostly 50.50-52.95 3 dz 48.65-55.25    
mostly 50.50-52.95 occasional lower cartons film bags Hearts 18s 28.50-40.55   
mostly 34.95-38.55 few 41.00-42.56 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 2 dz      
60.66-64.85  2 1/2 dz 60.66-64.85  cartons film bags Hearts 18s 34.85-50.66    
---GREENS: DEMAND GREEN FAIRLY GOOD, LACINATO FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN       
HIGHER, LACINATO ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched Kale   
24s 8.95-10.95  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 15.95-19.95                              
---PARSLEY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services 
included. cartons bunched Curly 60s 19.95-20.95  Plain 60s 22.50-24.95         

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                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND ORGANIC FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Extra services included. Wide range in price. 25 lb film bags topped Red       
19.45-21.50 mostly 20.45-21.50 cartons bunched Red 24s 8.95-12.50 mostly       
11.45-12.50 occasional higher 48s 14.95-20.55 mostly 18.45-20.55 occasional    
higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red 24s 16.00-24.85                   

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND BUNCHED FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES, CROWN CUT    
FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ORGANIC BUNCHED SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC CROWN CUT ABOUT  
STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.  Organic wide range in 
price. cartons bchd 14s 15.45-20.56 mostly 18.50-19.55 few 21.45-21.50         
occasional higher bchd 18s 15.95-21.06 mostly 19.00-20.05 few 21.95-22.00      
occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 16.45-21.50 mostly 19.45-20.65 
few 22.45-22.56 occasional higher and lower Short Trim 16.00-23.50 mostly      
19.00-20.00 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 42.95-47.00 mostly      
42.95-44.85 one label 53.95 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut    
45.00-50.00                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Organic wide range in price. cartons film wrapped White 9s 8.65-11.50 mostly   
9.45-10.65 occasional higher and lower 12s 9.50-12.95 mostly 10.45-12.55 few   
13.00-13.55 occasional higher 16s 8.00-11.55 mostly 9.45-10.55 few 12.55-13.50 
ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 9s 12.00-18.95 mostly 12.00-16.00 12s       
14.00-20.95 mostly 17.45-19.45 16s 14.00-21.95 mostly 14.50-18.00              
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND 24S FAIRLY GOOD AT LOWER PRICES, 30S LIGHT. MARKET  
LOWER. Extra services included. cartons flm lined 24s 6.65-10.56 mostly        
7.45-8.56 24s flmwrpd 7.65-11.56 mostly 8.45-9.56 30s flmwrpd 6.45-8.56 mostly 
6.45-7.56 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 18.95-24.00 mostly 18.95-20.00 12s       
flmwrpd 8.95-14.00 mostly 8.95-12.00                                           
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included.  Organic wide range in price. cartons Boston 24s 9.50-12.55 mostly   
10.45-11.55 Green Leaf 24s 5.65-10.55 mostly 7.45-9.55 Red Leaf 24s 6.65-10.55 
mostly 7.45-9.55 ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s 20.00-26.85 mostly 20.00-24.95 
Red Leaf 24s 10.00-24.00 mostly 12.85-15.00 one label 35.95                    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND 24S LIGHT, HEARTS MODERATE. MARKET HEARTS 12-3      
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Organic wide    
range in price. cartons 24s 7.00-10.55 mostly 7.45-9.55 few 12.55 cartons 12   
3-count packages Hearts 9.50-14.55 mostly 10.45-12.56 few 15.50-16.55 cartons  
film lined Hearts 48s 10.50-15.55 mostly 12.15-14.56 few 16.50-17.50 ORGANIC   
cartons 24s 30.00-44.85 mostly 30.00-35.00 one label 48.95 cartons 12 3-count  
packages Hearts 20.95-34.00 mostly 26.00-30.45 one label 38.55                 

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CROWN CUT HIGHER, BUNCHED LOWER. Extra    
services included. cartons bchd 14s 20.00-21.00  bchd 18s 20.50-21.50  20 lb   
cartons loose Crown Cut 17.75-20.45 mostly 17.75-19.85 Short Trim   supplies   
insufficient to establish a market                                             
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 12S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT   
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons film wrapped White 9s 8.00-10.85      
mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional higher and lower 12s 8.00-12.85 mostly 8.00-10.00  
occasional higher and lower 16s 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.00-8.50 occasional higher  
and lower                                                                      
---CELERY: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 2 1/2 DOZEN HIGHER, 2 DOZEN ABOUT 
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 dz 48.65-52.45  2 1/2 dz 48.65-52.45
3 dz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market                         
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOIUT STEADY. Extra    
services included. cartons flm lined 24s 7.50-8.65  occasional higher and lower
24s flmwrpd 8.00-9.65  occasional higher and lower                             
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 
Green Leaf 24s 7.45-8.85                                                       
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 8.45-8.85  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                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. 25 lb cartons med 28.00-35.00 mostly 28.50-33.00      
occasional higher and lower                                                    

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 30S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide range in price. cartons Globe 12s       
19.55-22.50 mostly 20.55-22.50 one label 35.55 18s 28.50-30.55 mostly          
29.55-30.55 one label 35.55 24s 24.50-29.85 mostly 24.55-25.55 one label 30.55 
30s 16.55-20.55 mostly 16.55-18.55 few 29.85-30.55 36s   supplies in too few   
hands to establish a market                                                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                            
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s        
6.50-7.50 mostly 7.50 Kale 24s 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.50 Mustard 24s 7.50  Turnip  
Tops 24s 7.50                                                                  

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
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 8.35-10.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 few high as 12.85               
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY RED AND SAVOY TYPE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET  
STEADY. Green Type includes 1 7/8 bushel cartons. Precooling included. 50 lb   
cartons Round Green Type med 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 Red Type med 9.00-10.00
40 lb cartons Savoy Type med 8.00                                              
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Precooling included. WAXED 1 1/9 
bushel cartons/crates med 20.35-20.85  occasional higher fr qual 10.35-12.85   
occasional lower cartons 24s 8.35-10.85  previous commitments lower            
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons    
Green jbo 18.35-20.85 mostly 20.35-20.85 exlge 16.35-18.85  fr qual 12.35-14.85
lge 16.35-16.85  occasional higher                                             
---SQUASH: SUPPLY YELLOW CROOKNECK VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ZUCHINNI
HIGHER, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK LOWER.  1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 12.35-14.85
mostly 14.35-14.85 occasional 16.35 med 10.35-12.85 mostly 12.35-12.85         
occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85       
occasional lower med 10.35-12.85  occasional lower 3/4 bushel cartons Yellow   
Crookneck sml 10.85  few higher med 6.35-6.85  few higher                      

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 19-MAY-2017                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT & LOWER YAKIMA VALLEY WASHINGTON                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  pyramid           
cartons/crates 28 lb bunched Green WAExFcy lge 55.00-60.75 mostly 56.75-57.75  
occas lower std 56.00-61.00 mostly 58.75-60.75 11 lb cartons/crates bunched    
Green WAExFcy jbo 20.75-22.75  lge 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.75-23.75 std          
24.00-27.00 mostly 24.75-25.75