Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 9-OCT-2019                                                                                                                             
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Wednesday, October 9, 2019                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Released by:  Specialty Crops Market News - Phoenix, AZ                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
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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.  Reported prices generally                                                                            
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,                                                                           
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first                                                                         
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis                                                                               
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
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 09-OCT-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type med   
6.00-7.85 mostly 6.50-7.85 occasional higher                                   
---CELERY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates 2 dz 8.00-9.50         
occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 9.00-10.00  3 dz 11.00-12.95  few low as 10.00      
cartons film bags Hearts 1 1/2 dz 18.95-20.95  few lower                       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1 1/9      
bushel cartons Green jbo 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.00-8.85 exlge 8.00-10.85 mostly   
8.00-8.85 lge 7.00-8.85 mostly 7.00-7.85 irreg sz fr qual 5.00-7.85 mostly     
5.00-6.85                                                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  25 lb     
cartons loose Roma exlge 11.00-13.95 mostly 12.00-13.95 lge 9.00-11.00 mostly  
10.00-10.85                                                                    

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LARGE LIGHT, MEDIUM MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons 
Round Green Type med 7.00-9.00  few fair quality lower 50 lb sacks Round Green 
Type lge 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 occasional fair quality lower bulk per lb  
Round Green Type lge .06-.08                                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              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                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services     
included. Occasional sales being booked open with priced to be established     
later.  Wide range in quality. 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo          
18.75-22.75  occasional low as 16.75 lge 14.75-18.75 mostly 14.75-16.75        
occasional higher std 14.75-17.75 mostly 14.75-16.75 occasional higher         

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5 lb  
cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00         
occasional higher                                                              
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. GUATEMALA.  Via air   
and boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed   supplies in too few hands to     
establish a market Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed   supplies in too few hands to    
establish a market                                                             

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND JUMBO AND EXTRA LARGE LIGHT, OTHERS      
MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air & boat. 11 lb cartons bunched Green jbo 
13.75-15.85 mostly 14.75-15.75 few low as 13.00 occasional higher occasional   
lower exlge 13.00-15.85 mostly 13.75-14.75 occasional higher occasional lower  
lge 13.00-15.85 mostly 13.75-14.75 occasional higher std 13.00-15.85 mostly    
13.75-14.75 occasional higher sml 8.00-9.75 mostly 8.75-9.75 occasional higher 
White lge 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional higher                     
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air &   
boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.50         
occasional higher Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 19.50-22.50 mostly 19.50-21.00     
occasional higher                                                              

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN SHORE VIRGINIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER.  bushel cartons/crates precooled  
Round Green Type Machine Picked 14.85  few lower                               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN TENNESSEE                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services        
included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 11.95-13.95  lge 11.95-13.95  med     
9.95-11.95                                                                     

EASTERN TENNESSEE VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra      
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6
sz 15.95  6x6 sz 15.95  6x7 sz 15.95                                           

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes 
palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 14.35-16.85 mostly      
15.35-16.35                                                                    

WEST DISTRICT FLORIDA                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services    
included. Wide range in prices on 5x6 size. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens  
85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 13.95-17.95  6x6 sz 15.95-17.95  6x7 sz          
13.95-15.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Includes           
palletizing and cooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 9.95  some previous
commitments 8.95 20 lb cartons loose 19.95  some previous commitments 15.95    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

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                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 12.55-15.50 mostly 14.45-15.50 occasional higher  
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 20.50-24.50  24s 26.55  Gold    
Type 12s 16.55-24.00 mostly 16.55-22.50 24s 26.55                              

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2019 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
30 lb cartons 20.45-25.15 mostly 22.45-24.65 occasional lower                  
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons Nappa 12.45-19.55 mostly          
17.50-19.55 occasional higher and lower                                        

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.     
cartons 24s 16.50-19.65 mostly 17.45-19.65 few 20.50 ORGANIC cartons 12s       
12.50-16.95                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Wide range in price and quality. cartons bunched 30s 11.35-14.55 mostly        
12.50-13.55 occasional lower 60s 12.45-16.50 mostly 14.45-16.50 occasional     
higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 10.00-24.50 mostly 14.55-20.50    

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. 50 lb
cartons Round Green Type med 15.00-16.65 mostly 15.55-16.65 ORGANIC 50 lb      
cartons Round Green Type med 12.50-18.95 mostly 14.00-18.95 Red Type med       
12.50-18.95 mostly 14.00-18.95                                                 
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons 24s 7.55-10.65 mostly 8.45-10.65 few 12.50                             
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons 24s 13.45-17.55 mostly 14.50-15.65 occasional lower                    
---GREENS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons  
bunched Kale green 24s 11.50-15.45 mostly 12.50-14.50 occasional lower ORGANIC 
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 12.00-17.00  red 24s 12.50-17.00  Lacinato      
(Tuscan) 24s 12.50-18.00                                                       
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. cartons bunched Leeks 12s 14.45-17.65 mostly 14.45-15.55 ORGANIC     
cartons bunched Leeks 12s 12.00-18.50 mostly 14.50-16.55                       
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.45-14.50 mostly 12.35-13.65 occasional higher     
Plain 60s 9.50-14.50 mostly 11.50-13.50 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC    
cartons bunched Curly 30s 12.50-16.50  Plain 30s 12.50-16.50                   
---SPINACH: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
bunched Flat 24s 17.15-19.15 mostly 17.50-18.55 few 14.50-15.00 occasional     
higher ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 24.55-26.55                            

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET MEDIUM ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY   
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 25 lb    
cartons loose Mature Greens xlge 10.95-11.95 mostly 11.95 occasional higher lge
9.95-11.95 mostly 10.95-11.95 occasional higher med 9.95-11.95                 
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE SUPPLIES VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD.     
MARKET MEDIUM HIGHER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide    
range in quality and condition. Most present shipments from prior bookings     
and/or previous commitments. Supplies in few hands. 25 lb cartons loose Roma   
exlge 11.95-14.00 mostly 12.95 lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 11.95 med 8.95-10.00     
mostly 9.95 occasional higher                                                  

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Wide range in price. sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 12.85-15.40  50 lb sacks  
loose jbo 16.85-20.40  25 lb sacks loose jbo 8.65-10.20  cartons 30 1-lb film  
bags Baby Peeled 18.20-18.75  ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge          
20.00-28.70 mostly 20.00-26.35 sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70     
mostly 20.00-26.35 sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-26.35 mostly          
20.00-20.70 cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-22.50  cartons 12 2-lb 
film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-22.50  cartons 4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled        
20.00-22.50                                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra
services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments 
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med      
18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower fr qual 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 few 
18.95 occasional lower ord qual 5.95-8.95 mostly 7.95 lge 16.95-18.95 mostly   
16.95 occasional higher cartons 24s 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95-7.95 36s 8.95-10.95  
occasional lower                                                               
---SQUASH: DEMAND YELLOW LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ZUCCHINI LOWER,    
YELLOW SMALL-MEDIUM MUCH LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 6.95-8.95 
occasional higher sml-med 6.95-8.95  occasional higher med 5.95-7.95           
occasional higher med-lge 4.95-6.95  occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 
6.95-8.95  occasional higher sml-med 6.95-8.95  occasional higher med 6.95-8.95
occasional higher med-lge 4.95-6.95  occasional higher Grey sml 10.95-12.95    
occasional higher and lower sml-med 8.95-10.95  occasional higher and lower med
6.95-8.95  occasional higher and lower                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE SUPPLIES LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SMALL AND   
36S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9    
bushel cartons med 20.95-22.95 mostly 20.95 fr qual 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95   
ord qual 7.95-10.95 mostly 9.95 occasional higher sml 10.95-14.95 mostly       
10.95-11.95 lge 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 cartons 24s   supplies insufficient   
and in too few hands to establish a market 36s 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 ORGANIC
GREENHOUSE cartons 36s 18.95                                                   
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND 4X4S MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET 4X4S      
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Available        
supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-16.95 
mostly 12.95 4x5s 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 5x5s 12.95-16.95 mostly       
12.95-14.95 5x6s 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 
layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95 4x5s 12.95-16.95 mostly         
12.95-14.95 5x5s 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 5x6s 12.95-16.95 mostly        
12.95-14.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly    
12.95 occasional higher                                                        
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge      
6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 10.95-14.95 mostly           
12.95-13.95 occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers    
with lids med-lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 10.95-14.95
mostly 12.95-13.95 occasional higher                                           
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. Available supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb    
cartons loose Roma exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge 14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95 
med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma     
exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge 14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95 med 12.95-16.95    
mostly 12.95 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 22.95  
lge 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                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ICELESS ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS      
LOWER. Extra services included. Most shipments from Mexico transferred to      
Central California for consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched 48s med 
9.85-12.55 mostly 9.85-11.45 few 13.00-13.65 48s sml 6.85-8.95  occasional     
higher cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 10.65-14.15 mostly       
12.45-13.55 occasional lower cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag    
10.65-14.15 mostly 12.45-13.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med
12.95-18.50 mostly 14.85-18.50 few 24.95-26.00                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 1 1/9    
bushel crates bunched 60s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occasional lower          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2019 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. Wide   
range in quality. 40 lb cartons 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 occasional      
higher and lower                                                               
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in size and       
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price and  
quality. 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 11.00-14.00 mostly           
11.50-13.50 occasional lower                                                   
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00                
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Most present         
shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons 
med 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 fr qual 9.85-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 lge   
12.00-16.95 mostly 13.95-15.95 few 18.95                                       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price  
and quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 5.50-8.25 mostly 6.00-7.00 exlge
5.50-8.25 mostly 6.00-7.00 lge 4.50-7.25 mostly 5.00-6.00 Yellow jbo 5.50-8.25 
mostly 6.00-7.00 exlge 5.50-8.25 mostly 6.00-7.00 lge 4.50-7.25 mostly         
5.00-6.00 Orange jbo 5.50-8.25 mostly 6.00-7.00 exlge 5.50-8.25 mostly         
6.00-7.00 lge 4.50-7.25 mostly 5.00-6.00                                       
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and
size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 14.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-17.00       
occasional lower Jalapeno 11.85-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional higher     
Poblano 14.75-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 occasional lower Serrano 16.50-22.00    
mostly 19.00-21.00 occasional higher 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 14.00-17.00  
mostly 14.00-16.00 occasional lower                                            
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 4X4-4X5 SIZE SLIGHTLY    
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Most present shipments  
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons     
loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 4x5 sz 10.95-14.95      
mostly 11.95-13.95 5x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional lower 5x6  
sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes  
4x4s 9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 4x5s 9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 5x5s     
9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-12.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine    
Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 4x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly          
11.95-13.95 5x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional lower 5x6 sz      
10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s
9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 4x5s 9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 5x5s          
9.95-13.95 mostly 11.95-12.95                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in     
quality.  Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous           
commitments.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95  
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95       
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  
Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and condition. Most      
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD 
25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 12.95-15.00 mostly 13.95-14.95 lge 10.95-13.95  
mostly 12.95-13.95 med 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb
cartons loose Roma exlge 12.95-15.00 mostly 13.95-14.95 lge 10.95-13.95 mostly 
12.95-13.95 med 9.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.95                                  

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Wide range in quality. cartons bunched 30s 8.95-11.00 mostly 9.95-10.95        
occasional higher 60s 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.00 occasional higher         

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET GREEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER, RED
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide range in quality and condition. 50
lb cartons Round Green Type med 18.95  Red Type med 10.95                      
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.95-9.95 mostly 8.95-9.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s
12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.95                                                 
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.95-12.00 30s 7.95-9.00 mostly  
7.95-8.00 Plain 60s 9.95-12.00 mostly 9.95-11.00 30s 7.95-9.00 mostly 7.95-8.00

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY CROWN CUT AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND CROWN CUT VERY GOOD,     
BUNCHED MODERATE. MARKET CROWN CUT HIGHER, BUNCHED ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. Wide range in quality and condition. Most present shipments from     
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons bchd 14s 12.45-18.65 mostly
13.45-14.65 bchd 18s 12.95-19.15 mostly 13.95-15.15 20 lb cartons loose Crown  
Cut 18.95-24.65 mostly 20.55-23.56 few 25.00-25.65 Short Trim 19.95-26.55      
mostly 21.65-24.55 few 27.65 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 40.95-43.50 mostly       
40.95-42.50 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 44.95-46.50  few 50.50               
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY 9S VERY LIGHT, 12-16S LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET   
12S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 16S HIGHER, 9S MUCH HIGHER. Extra services included. Most 
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons film
wrapped White 9s 27.00-29.65 mostly 27.00-27.65 12s 25.00-29.65 mostly         
25.50-27.65 few 30.35-30.45 16s 25.45-29.65 mostly 25.45-27.65 ORGANIC cartons 
film wrapped White 9s 22.00-28.95 mostly 22.55-25.50 one label 30.50 12s       
24.55-30.50 mostly 24.55-25.50 16s 22.55-28.95 mostly 22.55-25.50 one label    
30.50                                                                          
---CELERY: SUPPLY 2-2 1/2 DOZEN FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 2
dz 7.05-10.65 mostly 7.55-8.65 2 1/2 dz 7.56-11.55 mostly 7.56-9.65 3 dz       
8.45-11.55 mostly 8.45-9.65 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 15.45-17.65 mostly    
15.45-16.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 40.85-47.50 mostly          
42.50-46.95 2 1/2 dz 40.85-47.50 mostly 42.50-46.95 cartons film bags Hearts   
18s 24.50-30.55 mostly 24.50-28.56 few 34.00 occasional higher                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY  
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and conditions. Most    
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons flm 
lined 24s 26.05-30.45 mostly 26.05-27.65 24s flmwrpd 27.05-31.45 mostly        
27.05-28.65 30s flmwrpd 25.00-28.45 mostly 25.00-27.65 ORGANIC cartons 24s     
flmwrpd 20.50-24.50  one label 28.00 12s flmwrpd 8.55-12.50 mostly 8.55-9.55   
---LETTUCE-OTHER: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN 
LEAF SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range 
in quality and condition. cartons Boston 24s 8.50-11.35 mostly 8.50-9.50 few   
12.05-12.50 Green Leaf 24s 10.55-15.55 mostly 11.56-12.65 Red Leaf 24s         
9.05-13.55 mostly 9.06-10.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s  
20.55-26.50  one label 30.50 Red Leaf 24s 20.55-26.50  one label 30.50         
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Most     
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons 24s 
20.35-25.50 mostly 22.05-23.75 few 26.45-26.95 cartons 12 3-count packages     
Hearts 22.50-26.56 mostly 22.50-24.65 few 28.45-29.55 cartons film lined Hearts
48s 23.50-27.56 mostly 23.50-25.35 few 29.45-30.55 ORGANIC cartons 24s         
22.55-27.75  one label 34.00 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 16.75-27.55    
mostly 16.75-18.55 few 28.55-30.50                                             

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons White 4 dz min 13.00-13.95                                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 8.95-10.95  occasional higher exlge   
10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.00 occasional higher lge 10.95-13.95 mostly        
10.95-11.95 irreg sz fr qual 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 occasional lower Red  
irreg sz fr qual 8.00-10.95 mostly 8.00-8.95 1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge      
8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 lge 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95                            

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET CROWN CUT MUCH HIGHER, BUNCHED SLIGHTLY       
HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 12.00-14.00 mostly           
12.00-13.00 bchd 18s 12.50-14.50 mostly 12.50-13.50 20 lb cartons loose Crown  
Cut 20.00-25.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Short Trim 22.75-25.00 mostly 22.75-23.00   
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra  
services included. cartons film wrapped White 12s 24.50-28.00 mostly           
24.50-26.00 occasional higher and lower                                        
---CELERY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.       
cartons 2 dz 5.00-9.50 mostly 5.00-7.00 occasional lower 2 1/2 dz 5.00-10.50   
mostly 5.00-7.00 occasional lower 3 dz 4.00-10.50 mostly 5.00-7.00 cartons film
bags Hearts 18s 15.50-16.95 mostly 15.50                                       
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.    
Extra services included. cartons flm lined 24s 25.50-27.95  occasional higher  
and lower 24s flmwrpd 26.50-28.95 mostly 27.95-28.95 occasional higher and     
lower                                                                          
---LETTUCE-OTHER: Extra services included. cartons Green Leaf 24s   supplies in
too few hands to establish a market Red Leaf 24s   supplies in too few hands to
establish a market                                                             
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra   
services included. cartons 24s   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to 
establish a market cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 22.50-24.00 mostly       
22.50-23.00                                                                    

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
25 lb cartons med 17.65-21.65 mostly 19.45-20.75 few 24.00-25.00               
---RADISHES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Red 24s 8.55-10.65 mostly 9.50-10.65 48s
13.50-14.65                                                                    

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: SUPPLY 12S LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 24S SLIGHTLY       
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and
conditions. cartons Globe 12s 17.50-18.55  one label 20.55 18s 16.50-18.65  one
label 21.55 24s 15.50-18.55 mostly 16.55-18.55 one label 20.55 30s 10.55-14.05 
mostly 10.55-12.55 one label 16.55 36s 10.55-12.55  one label 16.55 ORGANIC    
cartons Globe 12s 20.55-24.00  18s 20.55-24.00  24s 20.55-24.00  30s 18.55  36s
18.55                                                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---SQUASH: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. Some shippers are finished for   
the season. 1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Yellow Straightneck sml   supplies      
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market med   supplies         
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market                        
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. A few shippers are finished 
for the season.  Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes U.S.  
Comb or Better jbo   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a 
market xlge   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market 
lge   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. A few shippers  
are finished for the season.  Extra services included. 20 lb cartons loose     
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. A few shippers   
are finished for the season.  Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma
exlge   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market lge   
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market med   supplies
insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market                        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET MUCH HIGHER. Wide range in  
price. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Machine Picked 16.35-20.85 
mostly 20.35-20.85                                                             
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  wirebound crates Yellow 4  
dz 8.95-9.95  White 4 dz 8.95-9.95  Bi-Color 4 dz 8.95-9.95                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel              
cartons/crates med 10.35-10.85  fr qual 5.35-6.85  cartons 24s 5.35-5.85  few  
lower                                                                          
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel    
cartons med 8.35-8.85  fr qual 5.35-5.85  few lower lge 6.35-6.85              
---GREENS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched      
Collard 24s 8.35-8.85  Kale 24s 8.35-8.85  Mustard 24s 8.85-9.35 mostly 9.35   
Turnip Tops 24s 8.35-8.85                                                      
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1 
1/9 bushel cartons/crates Green jbo 10.35-12.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 exlge       
10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 fr qual 6.35-6.85  lge 8.35-8.85                
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  1 1/9 bushel cartons   
Cubanelles 14.35-14.85  Hungarian Wax 12.35-12.85  Jalapeno 14.35-16.85  Long  
Hot 12.35-12.85  Poblano 16.35-16.85                                           
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini
sml 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 few lower med 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-8.85   
few lower Yellow Straightneck sml 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 med           
10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85