Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 10-AUG-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, August 10, 2018                                                                           
                                                                                                                                                      
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 10-AUG-2018                           
                                                                                
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green
Type med 12.00-13.85  occasional higher                                        
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT ON FULL SIZE, MODERATE ON HEARTS. MARKET FULL   
SIZE LOWER, HEARTS STEADY. Extra Services extra. cartons/crates 2 dz           
11.00-14.95 mostly 11.00 occasional lower 2 1/2 dz 11.00-14.95 mostly 11.00    
occasional lower 3 dz 12.00-14.95 mostly 12.00 occasional lower cartons film   
bags Hearts 24s 22.65  18s 15.85-17.95                                         
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates Bi-Color 4 dz min  
8.00-8.85  few lower, occasional higher                                        
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons med        
10.00-12.85 mostly 10.00-10.85 fr qual 4.00-5.00 mostly 5.00 occas higher      
cartons 24s 5.00-5.85  occasional low as 4.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates      
Pickles 150-200s 18.00-20.85 mostly 18.85-20.85 200-300s 22.00-24.85 mostly    
22.00-22.85 occasional lower                                                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1 1/9      
bushel cartons Green jbo 12.00-12.85  few including prior commitments higher,  
few lower exlge 12.00-12.85  few including prior commitments higher, few lower 
lge 10.00-10.85  occasional higher med fr qual 8.00-10.85 mostly 9.00-10.85    
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE ON ZUCCHINI, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK VERY LIGHT. MARKET 
STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 7.00-8.85 mostly 7.85-8.85 few low as 
6.00 med 5.00-6.85 mostly 5.85-6.85 few low as 4.00 Yellow Straightneck sml    
6.00-7.85 mostly 6.00-6.85 few lower, med 4.00-5.85 mostly 4.00-4.85 few lower 
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD.  25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 5x6 sz 
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.00-13.95     
occasional higher 4x5s 12.00-13.95  occasional higher 5x5s 12.00-13.95         
occasional higher                                                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  25 lb cartons loose    
Roma exlge 12.00-13.95  occasional 14.95 lge 12.00-13.95  occasional 14.95     

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  wirebound crates   
Yellow 4 dz min 7.75-9.95 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional higher White 4 dz min    
7.75-9.95 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional higher Bi-Color 4 dz min 7.75-9.95 mostly
8.00-9.00                                                                      

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality
variable. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Machine Picked          
24.00-26.00  Few 22.00, fair quality and appearance lower                      
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Quality variable. 50 lb cartons 
Round Green Type med 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 bulk per lb Round Green    
Type lge .20-.22 mostly .22 occasional higher and lower                        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                 
                                                                               
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND JUMBO AND LARGE SIZE MODERATE, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET  
STEADY. Extra services included. Ocassional sales being booked open with price 
to be established later 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo 24.75-26.75     
occasional lower lge 12.75-16.75 mostly 14.75 occasional higher and lower std  
9.75-14.75 mostly 10.75-14.75 occasional higher and  lower sml 5.75-6.75  few  
lower                                                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                  
                                                                               
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              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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5  
lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.00-6.00        
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SNOW PEAS HIGHER; SUGAR
SNAP ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.  Wide range in quality and  condition 10 lb      
cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occas low as 6.00 Sugar Snap 
Peas Decalyxed 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher                       

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY JBO & XLGE LIGHT; LGE, STD, & SML MODERATE. DEMAND        
MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air and boat  Wide range in quality. 11 lb  
cartons bunched jbo 27.00-29.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 exlge 24.00-25.00  lge      
16.00-17.00  previous commitment lower std 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00      
previous commitment lower sml 12.00-13.00  white lge 18.00-19.00  std          
18.00-19.00                                                                    
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air  
and boat  Wide range in quality. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 14.00-16.00 
mostly 14.00-15.00 (by Air 18.00-20.00) Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 13.00-15.00  
(by Air 17.00-20.00)                                                           

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                  
                                                                               
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN SHORE VIRGINIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 25 lb    
cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 11.95  6x6 sz 10.95  
6x7 sz 10.95                                                                   
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. flats 12 1-pt baskets 10.95-11.95                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 10.95-11.95  20 lb cartons loose  
19.95-21.95                                                                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                
                                                                               
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN TENNESSEE                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Some harvest curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 25 lb cartons loose Mature  
Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 10.95  6x6 sz 10.95  6x7 sz 9.95          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Some harvest curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 25 lb cartons     
loose Roma exlge 13.95  lge 13.95  med 11.95                                   

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing
and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 8.35-8.85 mostly 8.35               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                
                                                                               
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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                                                          
2018 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET CRATES LOWER, CARTONS SLIGHTLY LOWER. 
Extra services included. 30 lb cartons 8.35-10.65 mostly 8.35-9.55 WGA crates  
12.15-12.35                                                                    
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET CRATES SLIGHTLY HIGHER, CARTONS 
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price. WGA crates Nappa   
18.45-20.50 mostly 18.45-19.15 30 lb cartons Nappa 10.55-14.50 mostly          
11.15-12.65 few 15.45 occasional higher                                        

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons 24s 10.45-13.50 mostly 10.45-12.50 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons   
12s 8.00-15.95 mostly 9.00-12.45                                               
---CILANTRO: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 30S ABOUT STEADY, 60S    
SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.  Wide range in quality and condition.
cartons bunched 30s 14.35-15.45 mostly 14.35-14.55 60s 18.00-22.85 mostly      
18.45-20.45 ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 12.45-18.50 mostly 14.00-17.95 few     
20.95                                                                          

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. 50 lb
cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 13.50-16.25 mostly 13.50-15.50 ORGANIC 50 lb   
cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 14.00-25.50 mostly 16.95-18.45 Red Type 18-24s 
20.45-28.45  one label 34.00                                                   
---ENDIVE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.
cartons 24s 7.45-9.15 mostly 7.45-7.55 few 10.00 occasional higher             
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 8.45-10.15 mostly 8.45-8.55 few 11.15 occasional higher            
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 5.45-9.45 mostly 7.00-8.75 few 10.50 Lacinato   
(Tuscan) 24s   supplies insufficient to establish a market ORGANIC cartons     
bunched Kale green 24s 10.45-16.95 mostly 12.45-16.00 few 17.50 red 24s        
10.45-13.50  few 18.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 10.45-13.50  few 20.00-22.95      
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services    
included. cartons bunched Leeks 12s 8.45-13.55 mostly 11.25-12.65 occasional   
higher ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 10.45-12.45                           
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services         
included. cartons bunched Curly 60s 8.45-10.75  few 11.65 occasional higher    
Plain 60s 8.45-12.50 mostly 9.45-11.75 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons       
bunched Curly 30s 10.45-16.00  Plain 30s 10.45-17.95 mostly 10.45-16.00        
---SPINACH: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
bunched Flat 24s 14.15-17.55 mostly 15.45-16.95 few 18.50 occasional higher    
ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 18.45-20.45                                   

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: SUPPLY 18S LIGHT. DEMAND 18S FAIRLY GOOD, 24-36S FAIRLY LIGHT.  
MARKET 18S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 24-36S ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons Globe 18s 15.05-18.55  24s 9.55-13.65 mostly 10.55-12.65 one label     
16.55 30s 6.55-10.65 mostly 6.55-8.55 36s 6.55-10.65 mostly 6.55-8.55 ORGANIC  
cartons Globe 12s 25.55-26.00  18s 25.55-28.00  24s 25.55-26.00  30s 25.55     
---TOMATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 25 lb  
cartons loose Mature Greens xlge 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 lge 5.95-7.95 mostly    
6.95 med 5.95-6.95  occasional higher                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.95-9.95 mostly 9.95 lge 7.95-8.95   
mostly 8.95 med 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95                                          

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. sacks 48 1-lb 
film bags med-lge 13.00-15.85  50 lb sacks loose jbo 14.00-20.40 mostly 14.00  
25 lb sacks loose jbo 7.00-10.20 mostly 7.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags Baby    
Peeled 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge  
18.00-19.00  few 28.70 sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 18.00-19.00  few 28.70  
sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 18.00-19.00  occasional higher cartons 24 1-lb 
film bags Baby Peeled 19.00-25.50 mostly 19.00-19.50 cartons 12 2-lb film bags 
Baby Peeled 19.00-25.50 mostly 19.00-19.50 cartons 4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled
19.00-25.50 mostly 19.00-19.50                                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 36S AND 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS HIGHER.  
Extra services included. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or     
previous commitments.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 16.95-18.95 mostly  
18.95 few 20.95 occasional lower fr qual 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 few    
18.95 occasional lower ord qual 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 sml 10.95-14.95 mostly 
10.95-12.95 few 16.95 lge 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 few 18.95 24s         
6.95-8.95 mostly 7.95 36s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE 1 1/9      
bushel cartons 36s 14.95                                                       
---TOMATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Most
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD 
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 4x5s 8.95-10.95 mostly  
9.95 5x5s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 5x6s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95       
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 4x5s
8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 5x5s 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 5x6s 8.95-10.95 mostly
9.95-10.95 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s         
8.00-8.95  4x5s 8.00-8.95  5x5s 8.00-8.95  5x6s 8.00-8.95                      
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services       
included.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids med-lge 8.95-10.95 
mostly 9.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra     
services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous  
commitments.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.95-8.95  
mostly 6.95-7.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 14.00-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95    
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.95-8.95 mostly
6.95-7.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 14.00-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 ORGANIC   
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 7.00-7.95  20 lb
cartons loose med-lge 14.00-15.95                                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MEDIUM FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET MEDIUM 
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included. Most present shipments 
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons     
loose Roma exlge 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 med   
6.60-8.95 mostly 6.60  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge      
8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 med 6.60-8.95 mostly   
6.60 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 22.95  lge     
22.95  med 22.95                                                               

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 GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons   
bunched Red Type 12s 8.55-12.50 mostly 9.55-11.65 few 13.50 ORGANIC cartons    
bunched Red Type 12s 12.00-16.50 mostly 12.45-14.50 24s   supplies insufficient
to establish a market Gold Type 12s 8.50-14.45 mostly 10.50-14.45 25 lb sacks  
loose Red Type   supplies insufficient to establish a market                   
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MEDIUM GOOD, ICELESS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET MEDIUM MUCH   
HIGHER, ICELESS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Most crossings from  
Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution.   
cartons bunched 48s med 10.45-12.95 mostly 10.45-11.50 occasional higher and   
lower cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 10.05-12.50 mostly        
10.05-10.65 occasional higher and lower cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches 
per bag 10.05-12.50 mostly 10.05-10.65 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC     
cartons bunched 48s med 12.85-18.95                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MUCH LOWER. Wide range in quality. 40 lb   
cartons 7.00-13.00 mostly 8.00-10.00                                           
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Wide range in size and quality. 1
1/9 bushel cartons/crates 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional higher     

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and    
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occasional lower 
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Most present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 
1 1/9 bushel cartons med 18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 few 25.00 occasional   
lower fr qual 13.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional lower lge 14.95-18.95  
mostly 16.95-18.95                                                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in  
quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00      
occasional higher exlge 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 occasional higher lge   
9.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher and lower Yellow jbo           
12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional higher and lower exlge 12.00-16.00   
mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional higher and lower lge 11.00-15.00 mostly          
12.00-14.00 occasional lower Orange jbo 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00         
occasional higher and lower exlge 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional    
higher and lower lge 11.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional higher          
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND JALAPENO FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES, OTHERS
FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET JALAPENO SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in
quality and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 10.00-16.00 mostly       
12.00-14.00 occasional higher Jalapeno 10.00-15.00 mostly 10.00-12.00          
occasional lower Poblano 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional higher and  
lower Serrano 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 8 lb cartons Habanero orange      
14.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional lower                                
---TOMATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. Most  
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower     
prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 7.00-10.95 mostly    
8.95-10.95 occasional lower 4x5 sz 7.00-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional     
lower 5x5 sz 7.00-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional lower 5x6 sz 7.00-10.95   
mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.00-10.95  
mostly 10.95 occasional lower 4x5s 7.00-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower    
5x5s 7.00-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower 5x6s 7.00-10.95 mostly 10.95     
occasional lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz    
7.00-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional lower 4x5 sz 7.00-10.95 mostly         
8.95-10.95 occasional lower 5x5 sz 7.00-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional     
lower 5x6 sz 7.00-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine
Ripes 4x4s 7.00-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower 4x5s 7.00-10.95 mostly     
10.95 occasional lower 5x5s 7.00-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower 5x6s      
7.00-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality.
OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 4.49-8.95 mostly         
5.95-7.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge      
4.49-8.95 mostly 5.95-7.95                                                     
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality.     
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional  
higher lge 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional higher med 7.95-11.95 mostly
7.95-9.95 occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge
10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher lge 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95    
occasional higher med 7.95-10.95 mostly 7.95-9.95 occasional higher            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Wide range in quality. 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 18.00-21.00    
mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional higher                                           

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.
cartons bunched 30s   supplies insufficient to establish a market 60s          
20.95-22.95                                                                    

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN LOWER, LACINATO ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. cartons bunched Kale green 24s 6.95-8.50 mostly       
6.95-7.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 8.95-9.95                                      
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET CURLY SLIGHTLY LOWER, PLAIN ABOUT      
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.95  Plain 60s    
8.95-10.95  30s   supplies insufficient to establish a market                  

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET GREEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER, RED ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 12.95-13.95 mostly 13.95 
Red Type med 8.95-9.95                                                         

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN     
 LUIS ARIZONA                                                                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 48S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 24S HIGHER. Extra        
services included.  Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Red 24s 8.95-13.50  
mostly 11.05-12.45 48s 14.45-16.50 mostly 14.45-14.95 few 17.50                

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 14.35-17.45 mostly 14.35-15.65 few   
18.25-18.55 occasional lower bchd 18s 14.85-17.95 mostly 14.85-16.15 few       
18.75-19.05 occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut          
16.65-20.55 mostly 17.50-18.65 few 21.55 occasional lower Short Trim           
18.50-21.55 mostly 18.50-19.50 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bchd
14s 22.50-26.95 mostly 22.50-24.95 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 24.50-28.45   
mostly 24.50-26.45 few 30.00-30.95                                             
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND 12S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 
Extra services included. cartons film wrapped 9s 6.45-9.55 mostly 7.15-7.65    
occasional higher 12s 7.45-10.50 mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional higher 16s        
5.45-9.55 mostly 7.15-7.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons film wrapped 12s  
12.50-18.50 mostly 12.50-14.45 occasional higher                               
---CELERY: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Harvest curtailed by market conditions. cartons 2 dz 5.55-9.56 mostly 6.45-8.65
2 1/2 dz 5.55-9.56 mostly 6.45-8.65 3 dz 7.25-10.56 mostly 7.25-9.65 few 11.55 
cartons film bags Hearts 18s 10.05-13.56 mostly 10.45-12.65 ORGANIC cartons 2  
dz 10.00-16.85 mostly 14.00-16.85 one label 24.95 2 1/2 dz 12.00-16.85 mostly  
14.45-16.85 few 20.50-24.95 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 12.00-20.95 mostly    
14.45-17.50                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET MUCH      
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality, condition and size.    
Most present shipments from previous commitments and/or bookings. cartons flm  
lined 24s 14.50-15.56  24s flmwrpd 15.00-16.06  30s flmwrpd 13.45-15.55 mostly 
13.45-14.55 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 18.45-24.45 mostly 18.45-20.50 few     
28.00 12s flmwrpd 14.45-18.45 mostly 14.45-16.00                               
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND GREEN LEAF MODERATE, RED LEAF FAIRLY LIGHT, BOSTON    
LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Boston harvest curtailed  
by market conditions. cartons Boston 24s 5.55-9.55 mostly 6.35-7.65 Green Leaf 
24s 6.15-9.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 occasional higher and lower Red Leaf 24s        
6.15-8.65 mostly 6.35-7.45 few 9.25-9.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons Green
Leaf 24s 10.00-12.85  Red Leaf 24s 10.00-12.85                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services    
included. cartons 24s 6.15-8.65 mostly 6.45-7.65 few 9.55 occasional lower     
cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 7.50-10.55 mostly 8.15-9.65 occasional      
higher cartons film lined Hearts 48s 9.15-11.65 mostly 9.25-10.65 occasional   
higher ORGANIC cartons 24s 10.00-14.45 mostly 10.00-11.50 cartons 12 3-count   
packages Hearts 8.45-16.00 mostly 11.55-13.55 one label 18.95                  

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services        
included. cartons White 4 dz min 8.00-9.00  few 10.00 Bi-Color 4 dz min        
7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 few 10.00                                           
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND GREEN FAIRLY LIGHT, RED FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET GREEN
SLIGHTLY LOWER, RED ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons
Green exlge 9.45-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher and lower lge      
8.45-12.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 occasional higher and lower med 8.95-12.95 mostly
9.95-11.95 occasional higher and lower irreg sz fr qual 7.95-10.95 mostly      
7.95-8.95 occasional lower Red exlge 18.95-20.95  lge 18.95-20.95  irreg sz fr 
qual 14.95-16.95  Yellow irreg sz fr qual 18.95-20.95  1/2 bushel cartons Red  
exlge 10.95-12.95  lge 10.95-12.95                                             

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services        
included. cartons bchd 14s 12.00-15.00 mostly 14.50 bchd 18s 12.50-15.50 mostly
15.00 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 16.00-18.50  Short Trim 17.50-19.00        
ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 22.00-22.50                                           
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons film wrapped White 9s 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00 12s 7.00-8.50 mostly       
7.50-8.50 16s 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00 ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 12s     
16.50                                                                          
---CELERY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
2 dz 5.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.15 few 8.50-8.95 2 1/2 dz 5.00-7.50 mostly        
6.00-6.15 few 8.50-8.95 3 dz 5.00-7.95 mostly 5.00-7.00 occasional higher and  
lower cartons film bags Hearts 18s 12.50-13.50                                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.       
cartons flm lined 24s 11.00-12.75 mostly 12.00-12.75 24s flmwrpd 12.00-14.00   
mostly 13.00-13.75                                                             
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occasional higher  
Red Leaf 24s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50                                        
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND 24S FAIRLY LIGHT, HEARTS MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY  
LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 24s 5.00-8.50 mostly 6.00-7.00 cartons 
12 3-count packages Hearts 6.50-10.50 mostly 6.50-7.50 ORGANIC cartons 12      
3-count packages Hearts 10.50-12.50                                            

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                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. 25 lb cartons med 21.00-26.65 mostly 22.50-24.95                     

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra     
services included. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 10.15-11.15  onel label   
18.95 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 13.15-14.95  onel label 17.50                  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY MEDIUM VERY LIGHT, FAIR QUALITY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.   
MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons med   supplies insufficient   
and in too few hands to establish a market fr qual 6.00-8.35 mostly 6.00       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel     
cartons Green jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.35 exlge 12.00-14.00 mostly      
12.00-12.35 fr qual 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-10.35 lge 10.00-12.00             
---SQUASH: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Quality  
variable. 1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.00-10.35 mostly 8.00 med   
6.00-8.35 mostly 6.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 8.00-8.35  med 6.00-6.35         
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra   
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes U.S. Comb or Better jbo      
9.95-12.95  xlge 9.95-12.95  lge 9.95-10.95                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 9.95-10.95  20 lb cartons loose   
17.95-19.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 10.95-13.95  lge 10.95-13.95