Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
USDA - Fri May 17, 3:03PM CDT
WASHINGTON, DC 17-MAY-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, May 17, 2019                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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 17-MAY-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                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND VERY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES.      
MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  pyramid cartons 28 lb bunched Green std 52.95-58.95    
mostly 54.75-56.95 few including prior commitments low as 50.90, occasional    
high as 60.90 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green std 21.95-25.95 mostly        
23.75-24.95                                                                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-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: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 11  
lb cartons/crates bunched Green lge 20.75-24.75 mostly 22.75-24.75 occasional  
higher std 20.75-24.75 mostly 22.75-24.75 occasional higher                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-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 MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. GUATEMALA. 5 lb     
cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00           
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SNOW PEAS HIGHER; SNAP 
PEAS ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 5.00-7.00      
mostly 5.00-6.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas      
higher                                                                         

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 MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Via air & boat 11
lb cartons bunched Green jbo 23.00-26.00  exlge 22.00-23.00  lge 22.00-24.75   
std 21.00-23.00  sml 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 White lge   supply in too  
hands to quote                                                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
precooling. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25  White 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25   
Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25                                                      
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CARTON 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, PICKLES      
200-300S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and         
precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles 150-200s 12.90-16.90 mostly    
12.90-14.90 few lower 200-300s 16.90-18.90  occas lower few including previous 
commitments higher WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.35 
occas higher fr qual 4.35-6.85 mostly 5.35 cartons 24s 3.00-4.85 mostly        
3.00-4.00                                                                      
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND MEDIUM GOOD, FAIR QUALITY MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM SLIGHTLY 
HIGHER, FAIR QUALITY ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9  
bushel cartons med 16.35-18.85 mostly 16.35-18.35 few lower fr qual 8.35-8.85  
mostly 8.35 occas higher few lower                                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET FAIR QUALITY  
ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9
bushel cartons Green jbo 22.35-24.85 mostly 22.35-24.35 exlge 22.35-24.85      
mostly 22.35-24.35 lge 20.35-22.85 mostly 20.35 irreg sz fr qual 18.35-18.85   
mostly 18.35                                                                   
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET JALAPENO LOWER, CUBANELLES ABOUT    
STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles   
11.35-12.85 mostly 11.35-12.35 Jalapeno 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35 few lower     
Serrano   supplies insufficient to quote                                       
---SQUASH: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ZUCCHINI ABOUT STEADY.    
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 5.35-6.85 
mostly 5.35-6.35 occas lower med 3.35-4.85 mostly 3.35-4.35 Yellow Straightneck
supplies insufficient to establish a market                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY 5X6 SZ HEAVY, 6X7 SIZE LIGHT. DEMAND 5X6 SIZE VERY LIGHT,  
OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 5X6 SIZE LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz      
9.95-10.95  few labels 11.95-12.95, occas lower 6x6 sz 10.95-11.95  one label  
13.95 6x7 sz 10.95-11.95  one label 13.95 U.S. Comb or Better 5x6 sz 8.95-9.95 
6x6 sz 10.95  6x7 sz 10.95  U.S. Two 5x6 sz 7.95-8.95  6x6 sz 9.95  6x7 sz 9.95
                                                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included. flats 12 1-pt baskets with lids 11.95  occas 13.95                   
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 9.95-10.95  occas lower  
20 lb cartons loose 17.95-19.95 mostly 18.95-19.95 occas lower ORGANIC flats 12
1-pt containers with lids 14.95-15.95  few 16.95-17.95                         
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 9.95-10.95  lge 9.95-10.95   
med 8.95                                                                       

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing 
and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 12.35-12.85  occas lower            

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-2019                                
                                                                               
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              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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 9.95-12.65 mostly 9.95-11.15 occasional higher and
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 14.45-26.00 mostly 16.45-24.95 Gold 
Type 12s 14.45-16.45                                                           

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2019 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 30 
lb cartons 14.35-18.50 mostly 16.45-17.65 occasional higher and lower          
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. 30 lb cartons Nappa 19.45-25.50 mostly 21.50-24.55 occasional 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 ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 22.55-30.65 mostly 26.50-27.65 ORGANIC cartons 12s 12.00-18.45     
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched 30s 9.15-11.55 mostly 9.65-10.65 occasional higher and lower   
60s 10.45-14.65 mostly 13.45-14.65 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons 
bunched 30s 12.85-19.95 mostly 14.45-18.50                                     

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. 50 lb  
cartons Round Green Type med 11.00-12.50  occasional higher and lower ORGANIC  
50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 18.00-25.45  Red Type med 35.45-44.95       
occasional higher                                                              
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons 24s 8.55-12.00 mostly 9.45-10.65 occasional higher and lower           
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons 24s 16.45-22.55 mostly 17.45-19.15 occasional higher                   
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide 
range in price. cartons bunched Kale green 24s 8.35-12.55 mostly 9.55-10.65    
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 14.45-18.50 
red 24s 14.00-18.45  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 14.45-22.00                         
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons bunched Leeks 12s 10.50-13.50 mostly 12.45-12.95 occasional higher and 
lower                                                                          
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Curly 60s 12.45-16.50 mostly 13.45-15.55 occasional higher and 
lower Plain 60s 16.00-19.50 mostly 17.00-18.55 occasional higher and lower     
ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly 30s 14.45-18.45  Plain 30s 14.45-19.95           
---SPINACH: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
bunched Flat 24s 15.45-19.55 mostly 15.45-17.55 occasional lower ORGANIC       
cartons bunched Flat 24s 18.00-26.00  occasional higher                        

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel
cartons Round Green Type Handpicked 20.95-22.95                                
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons 
18s 18.95  24s 18.95                                                           
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY RED VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN    
LOWER, RED SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green 
jbo 20.95-22.95  exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 lge 20.95-22.95 mostly   
20.95 med 18.95-20.95  irreg sz fr qual 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 Red irreg sz  
fr qual 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 14.95  lge 14.95 

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons Yellow 4 dz min 14.95-16.95  few 12.95 White 4 dz min 14.95-16.95      
Bi-Color 4 dz min 14.95-16.95 mostly 15.95-16.95                               

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 13.00-15.40  occasional lower 50 lb sacks loose
jbo 13.00-17.40 mostly 14.00-17.40 25 lb sacks loose jbo 6.50-8.70 mostly      
7.00-8.70 cartons 30 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.25-18.75  ORGANIC sacks 48  
1-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70  sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70
sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70  cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby    
Peeled 18.00-20.20  one label 28.35 cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled      
18.00-20.20  one label 28.35 cartons 4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.00-20.20  
one label 28.35                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. Wide range in quality and condition. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med        
7.95-10.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 occasional lower fr qual 5.95-7.95 mostly 5.95-6.95
occasional higher and lower lge 3.95-5.95 mostly 4.95-5.95 occasional higher   
and lower cartons 36s 4.50-6.95 mostly 4.50-5.95 occasional higher and lower   
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide   
range in quality and condition. 1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped 18s   
14.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 fr qual 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 occasional lower 24s 
14.95-16.95  occasional higher fr qual 10.95-12.95  few 14.95                  
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN LOWER, RED ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green lge 16.95-20.95 mostly     
16.95-18.95 occasional higher med 12.95-14.95  occasional higher irreg sz fr   
qual 12.95-14.95  occasional higher Red irreg sz fr qual 14.95-16.95           
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MINI SWEET FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT
STEADY. Wide range in size and quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons per lb Anaheim lge
.25-.35 mostly .25-.30 occasional lower Jalapeno lge .25-.35 mostly .25-.30    
occasional lower Poblano lge .35-.45 mostly .35-.40 occasional higher and lower
Serrano lge .50-.60 mostly .50-.55 few .45 Yellow Chile lge .25-.35 mostly     
.25-.30 occasional higher cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types     
10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95  GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet
Types 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags    
Mixed Mini Sweet Types 14.95-20.95                                             
---SQUASH: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 4.95-6.95 
occasional higher sml-med 4.95-6.95  occasional higher med 2.95-4.95           
occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 5.95-7.95  few 8.95 occasional higher
sml-med 5.95-7.95  few 8.95 occasional higher med 4.95-6.95  few 7.95          
occasional higher Grey sml 6.95-8.95  occasional higher sml-med 6.95-8.95      
occasional higher med 4.95-6.95  occasional higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons        
Zucchini med-lge 1.95-3.95  occasional higher and lower Yellow Straightneck    
med-lge 1.95-3.95  occasional higher and lower Butternut med 8.95-10.95        
occasional higher lge 10.95-12.95  occasional higher xlge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95
occasional lower Kabocha med 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher lge    
10.95-12.95  occasional higher Spaghetti med 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 occasional  
higher lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 occasional higher xlge 4.95-6.95 mostly  
5.95-6.95                                                                      
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services include.     
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x5 sz 8.95-10.95  occasional higher 
and lower 5x5 sz 7.95-9.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher and lower 5x6 sz      
7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x5s         
8.95-10.95  occasional higher and lower 5x5s 7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95        
occasional lower 5x6s 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional lower  ADAPTED          
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x5 sz 8.95-10.95  occasional higher
and lower 5x5 sz 7.95-9.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher and lower 5x6 sz      
7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x5s         
8.95-10.95  occasional higher and lower 5x5s 7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95        
occasional lower 5x6s 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional lower                   
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 7.95-8.95     
mostly 8.95 occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 16.95-20.95 mostly    
18.95 occasional lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 
med-lge 7.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose med-lge     
16.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 6.95-8.95 mostly 
7.95 occasional higher lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher and lower   
med 4.95-6.95 mostly 5.95 occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons 
loose Roma exlge 6.95-8.95 mostly 7.95 occasional higher lge 6.95-8.95 mostly  
6.95 occasional higher and lower med 4.95-6.95 mostly 5.95 occasional higher   

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                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. Most shipments from Mexico transferred to Central California for     
consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched 48s lge 7.45-10.65 mostly      
7.50-8.65 48s med 6.50-8.55 mostly 6.50-7.85 few 9.65 occasional lower 48s sml 
5.45-7.15 mostly 5.50-6.95 Leeks 12s 9.50-12.95 mostly 10.50-11.65 cartons 2   
film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 7.00-10.65 mostly 7.45-8.65 cartons 4 film
bags iceless 12 bunches per bag 7.00-10.65 mostly 7.45-8.65 ORGANIC cartons    
bunched 48s med 16.85-22.95 mostly 18.45-20.95 Leeks 12s 16.45-18.45  one label
23.95                                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  40 lb cartons 10.00-13.00 mostly      
11.00-12.00 occasional higher                                                  
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 7.85-11.50 mostly 9.00-10.00              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in quality. 20 lb 
cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 10.00-13.95 mostly 12.00-13.95 occasional   
lower                                                                          
---CARROTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in quality and     
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.50 few 12.00        
occasional lower                                                               
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Most present shipments 
from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med       
5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95-7.95 occasional higher and lower fr qual 4.95-8.95 mostly
5.95-6.95 occasional lower lge 5.95-8.95 mostly 5.95-7.95 occasional higher and
lower                                                                          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND RED GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY    
HIGHER. Wide range in price and quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo     
8.95-11.00 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional higher exlge 8.95-11.00 mostly         
8.95-10.95 occasional higher lge 6.95-10.00 mostly 7.95-9.95 occasional higher 
Yellow jbo 7.95-12.00 mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional higher exlge 7.95-12.00     
mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional higher lge 7.95-12.00 mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional
higher Orange jbo 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional higher exlge         
7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional higher lge 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95
occasional higher                                                              
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ANAHEIM AND SERRANO SLIGHTLY HIGHER,
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and size. 1 1/9 bushel              
cartons/crates Anaheim 14.50-18.50 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional higher and    
lower Jalapeno 9.50-13.00 mostly 10.95-11.95 Poblano 10.85-15.00 mostly        
12.00-14.00 occasional higher Serrano 18.50-21.00 mostly 18.50-20.95 occasional
higher 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 16.00-20.50 mostly 16.00-18.00             
---TOMATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  OPEN 
FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 5x5 sz 10.95-13.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 5x6 
sz 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 10.85-15.50 mostly 
12.50-12.95 4x5s 10.85-15.50 mostly 12.50-12.95 5x5s 9.95-11.95 mostly         
9.95-10.95 occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine     
Ripes 5x5 sz 10.95-13.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 5x6 sz 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95    
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 10.85-15.50 mostly 12.50-12.95 4x5s 10.85-15.50
mostly 12.50-12.95 5x5s 9.95-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 occasional higher         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Wide   
range in quality.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge       
7.95-10.95   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge    
7.95-10.95                                                                     
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.   
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.25-11.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 lge      
6.00-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 med 6.00-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 
25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.25-11.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 lge 6.00-9.95 mostly
7.95-8.95 med 6.00-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95                                       

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. 
cartons bunched 30s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.95-9.00 occasional higher and lower 60s 
10.95-12.95  occasional higher and lower                                       

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. 50 lb cartons 
Round Green Type med 11.95-12.95 mostly 12.85-12.95 Red Type med 28.95-30.95   
---CELERY: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET 3 DOZEN SLIGHTLY   
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price,     
quality and condition. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/ or      
previous commitments. cartons 2 dz 66.15-70.56 mostly 66.15-68.95 few          
71.55-72.45 2 1/2 dz 66.15-70.56 mostly 66.15-68.95 few 72.00-72.45 3 dz       
65.55-70.56 mostly 66.15-68.85 few 72.00-72.45 cartons film bags Hearts 18s    
68.55-72.56 mostly 69.55-70.65 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons 2 1/2 dz       
73.00-85.45 mostly 73.00-78.66 few low as 60.45 cartons film bags Hearts 18s   
62.50-82.95 mostly 70.45-78.66 few 50.45-52.85                                 
---GREENS: DEMAND LACINATO FAIRLY GOOD, GREEN MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.95-10.95  Lacinato   
(Tuscan) 24s 14.95-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occasional higher 12s 11.00-14.00  
mostly 11.00-13.00 occasional higher                                           
---PARSLEY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET PLAIN 60S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra   
services included. Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Curly 60s 14.00-15.95
30s 9.00-12.95  Plain 60s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 30s 10.00-15.95       

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bchd 14s 13.00-17.65 mostly 13.50-15.56 occasional lower bchd 18s      
13.50-18.15 mostly 14.00-16.06 occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose 
Crown Cut 14.50-18.65 mostly 15.35-16.56 Short Trim 16.00-19.65 mostly         
17.06-18.65 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 35.00-40.95  one label 42.50 20 lb cartons
loose Crown Cut 40.45-46.50 mostly 40.45-44.95 one label 50.45                 
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 9-12S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 16S MUCH LOWER.  
Extra services included. Wide range in price. cartons film wrapped White 9s    
27.55-32.00 mostly 30.45-31.65 few 34.15-35.00 occasional lower 12s 28.65-34.65
mostly 31.55-33.45 few 35.00-35.35 few 25.00 occasional lower 16s 18.00-26.65  
mostly 22.50-24.00 few 28.55-30.65 few 16.45 ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White
12s 41.50-50.45 mostly 41.50-42.95 occasional lower                            
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons flm lined 24s 7.15-9.56 mostly        
7.50-8.65 few 10.00-10.55 24s flmwrpd 8.15-10.56 mostly 8.50-9.65 few          
11.00-11.55 30s flmwrpd 7.50-9.55 mostly 7.50-8.55 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 
16.00-20.45 mostly 16.00-18.50 12s flmwrpd 10.00-14.45 mostly 10.00-10.50      
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. cartons Boston 24s 7.50-11.55 mostly 8.50-10.55 Green Leaf 24s       
6.65-9.56 mostly 7.50-8.65 Red Leaf 24s 6.50-9.56 mostly 7.35-8.65 few 10.55   
ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s 12.00-18.50 mostly 14.00-18.50 one label 23.95  
Red Leaf 24s 12.00-18.50 mostly 14.00-18.50                                    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 24s 6.65-10.75 mostly 7.35-8.65       
cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 9.45-12.55 mostly 9.45-10.65 few 13.55-13.70
cartons film lined Hearts 48s 10.56-13.65 mostly 10.56-11.75 ORGANIC cartons   
24s 12.00-20.75 mostly 16.45-20.75 one label 23.95 cartons 12 3-count packages 
Hearts 10.45-15.75 mostly 11.50-14.75 few 18.55-18.95                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET CROWN CUT LOWER, BUNCHED SLIGHTLY     
LOWER. Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 14.50-16.85  occasional higher
and lower bchd 18s 15.00-17.35  occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose
Crown Cut 14.00-16.00  occasional higher Short Trim 15.50-19.50  occasional    
higher and lower                                                               
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.    
Wide range in price. cartons film wrapped White 12s 20.00-32.50  occasional    
higher and lower                                                               
---CELERY: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.  
cartons 2 dz 68.85-70.85  occasional higher and lower 2 1/2 dz 68.85-71.50     
occasional higher and lower 3 dz 68.85-71.50  occasional higher and lower      
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons flm lined 24s 6.00-9.50 mostly 6.35-8.00 occasional lower 24s
flmwrpd 7.00-10.50 mostly 7.35-9.00 occasional lower                           
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 8.00-9.00  occasional higher and lower Red    
Leaf 24s 8.00-9.00  occasional higher and lower                                
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HEARTS HIGHER, 24S ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. cartons 24s 8.50-10.00  occasional higher and lower   
cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-12.00 occasional   
higher and lower                                                               

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                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services  
included. 25 lb cartons med 67.45-72.50 mostly 70.45-70.85 occasional lower    
---RADISHES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 48S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 24S ABOUT STEADY. Extra  
services included. Wide range in quality and price. cartons bunched Red 24s    
7.95-11.65 mostly 9.45-11.65 occasional higher and lower 48s 10.00-14.55 mostly
12.95-14.15 occasional higher and lower                                        

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: SUPPLY 12S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 12-18S SLIGHTLY
HIGHER, 24S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 30S ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide    
range in quality and conditions. cartons Globe 12s 14.55-14.65  one label 20.55
18s 13.55-16.55 mostly 13.55-14.55 one label 20.55 24s 12.55-13.65  few        
18.55-20.55 30s 12.55-16.55 mostly 12.55-13.55 one label 18.55 ORGANIC cartons 
Globe 12s 32.55  18s 32.55  24s 32.55  30s 25.15-32.55  36s 22.15-32.55        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s 8.00   
occas lower Kale 24s 8.00  occas lower Mustard 24s 8.00  occas higher Turnip   
Tops 24s 8.00  occas higher                                                    

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. pre-cooling included. bushel         
cartons/crates precooled Round Green Type 12.35-14.85  few lower               
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. extra services      
included. 20 lb cartons loose bchd 14s 15.35-16.85  Crown Cut 16.35-16.85      
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY RED AND SAVOY TYPE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET      
STEADY. Pre-cooling included. Green Type includes 1 7/8 bushel cartons. 50 lb  
cartons Round Green Type med 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 Red Type med           
18.00-20.00  40 lb cartons Savoy Type med   supplies insufficient to quote     
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge   
15.00-16.00  sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 15.00-16.00  sacks 10 5-lb film   
bags med-lge 15.00-16.00  50 lb cartons loose jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00     
occasional lower                                                               
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY YELLOW AND WHITE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET     
BI-COLOR STEADY.  wirebound crates Bi-Color 4 dz 10.25-11.25                   
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD.  1 1/9 bushel             
cartons/crates med 10.35-12.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 fr qual 6.35-7.85 mostly     
6.35-6.85 cartons 24s 4.35-5.85                                                
---SQUASH: SUPPLY YELLOW CROOKNECT SUPPLIES VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET
STEADY.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 6.35-6.85  occasional higher  
and lower med 4.35-4.85  occasional higher and lower Yellow Straightneck sml   
8.35-8.85  few higher med 6.35-6.85  few higher                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 17-MAY-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT & LOWER YAKIMA VALLEY WASHINGTON                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLIES. MARKET STEADY. Most       
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. Some        
harvesting curtailed due to rain and wet fields. pyramid cartons/crates 28 lb  
bunched WAExFcy lge 54.75-58.75 mostly 56.75-58.75 few 60.75 std 54.75-58.75   
mostly 56.75-58.75 few 60.75 11 lb cartons/crates bunched WAExFcy jbo          
21.75-23.75 mostly 22.75-23.75 lge 22.75-26.75 mostly 23.75-25.75 std          
22.75-26.75 mostly 24.75-25.75 occasional higher