Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 11-OCT-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102        

No reports will be issued on Monday, October 14, 2019 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday. 
The next report will be issued on Tuesday, October 15, 2019.
                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, October 11, 2019                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Released by:  Specialty Crops Market News - Phoenix, AZ                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax  (602) 514-7215                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                      
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 11-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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type
med 6.00-7.85 mostly 6.50-7.85 occasional higher                               
---CELERY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates 2 dz 9.50-10.00     
occasional lower 2 1/2 dz 9.50-10.00  occasional lower 3 dz 12.00-12.95        
occasional lower cartons film bags Hearts 1 1/2 dz 18.95-20.95  few lower      
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. Harvest curtailed by 
rain and wet fields.  Light shipments next 5-7 days.  LAST REPORT.             
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a     
market.  Shipments expected next 5-7 days.  LAST REPORT.                       

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 11-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 11-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 few high
as 11.00 occasional higher                                                     
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 
Via air and boat.  Wide range in quality and price. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas    
Decalyxed 21.00-24.00  Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 18.00-21.00  occasional 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 JUMBO AND EXTRA LARGE FAIRLY HEAVY, OTHERS MODERATE.      
DEMAND JUMBO AND EXTRA LARGE FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET WHITE       
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Via air & boat. 11 lb cartons bunched    
Green jbo 13.75-16.75 mostly 14.75-16.75 occasional higher occasional lower    
exlge 13.75-16.75 mostly 14.75-15.75 occasional lower lge 13.75-16.75 mostly   
14.75-15.75 occasional higher std 14.75-16.75 mostly 14.75-15.75 occasional    
higher sml 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 few high as 13.00 occasional higher  
White lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occasional higher                     
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Via air 
& boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 23.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-27.00       
occasional higher Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 21.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00     
occasional higher                                                              

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 11-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 18.00                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-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                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Includes palletizing and       
precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles 150-200s 16.90-18.90 mostly    
16.90 200-300s 20.90-22.90 mostly 20.90 FIRST REPORT.                          

EASTERN TENNESSEE                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
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 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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.      
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 14.35-16.85    
mostly 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 price 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 MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing   
and cooling. Wide range in price on 20 lb cartons loose. flats 12 1-pt         
containers with lids 8.95-9.95  20 lb cartons loose 15.95-19.95                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 11-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 12.55-16.50 mostly 14.45-15.50 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 MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 30 
lb cartons 18.85-24.55 mostly 22.45-24.55 few 25.50 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 ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 15.85-19.65 mostly 17.45-19.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons   
12s 12.50-16.95                                                                
---CILANTRO: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide   
range in price and quality. cartons bunched 30s 11.35-14.45 mostly 12.45-13.55 
occasional lower 60s 13.75-16.85 mostly 14.50-16.50 few 18.55 ORGANIC cartons  
bunched 30s 10.00-20.50 mostly 14.55-20.50 few high as 24.50                   

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 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-16.95 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons 24s 7.55-10.65 mostly 8.45-10.65 few 12.50                             
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons 24s 12.45-16.55 mostly 14.45-15.65 few 17.50 occasional lower          
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 10.55-15.55 mostly 12.15-14.55 few 9.35         
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 13.85-16.65 mostly 14.45-15.65 few         
17.00-19.15 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 10.45-14.55 mostly 12.35-13.65 Plain 60s 9.50-14.50  
mostly 11.50-13.50 ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly 30s 12.50-16.50  Plain 30s    
12.50-16.50                                                                    
---SPINACH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Flat 24s 13.45-19.55 mostly 14.45-18.45 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 GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 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 mostly 10.95-11.95                            
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE     
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 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 12.95-13.95 occasional lower lge 10.95-12.00 mostly         
11.95-12.00 occasional lower med 8.95-11.95 mostly 9.95-10.00 occasional lower 

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 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 SLIGHTLY     
LOWER. 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 16.95-18.95  occasional higher fr qual 14.95-16.95  occasional     
higher ord qual 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower sml 10.95-12.95        
occasional higher lge 14.95-16.95  cartons 24s 6.95-8.95  occasional lower 36s 
8.95-9.95  occasional higher                                                   
---SQUASH: DEMAND GREY MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 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 4.95-5.95  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 lower med-lge 3.95-5.95  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 lower                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included. Supplies in few hands.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 
18.95-20.95  fr qual 16.95-18.95  ord qual 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 sml         
10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 lge 16.95-18.95  occasional higher cartons 36s        
9.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE cartons 36s 18.95                   
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND 4X4S MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included.  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: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra
services included. Available supplies in few hands.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 
12 1-pt cups with lids med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95                        
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET PINT     
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, LOOSE SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. Supplies in few
hands.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 
6.95-7.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.00  ADAPTED  
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.95-8.95 mostly        
6.95-7.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.00           
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER       
PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. 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 14.95-16.95 med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95  ADAPTED 
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 lge        
14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 med 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 ORGANIC      
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 22.95-24.95  lge 22.95-24.95
                                                                               

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 MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Most shipments from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation 
and distribution. cartons bunched 48s med 7.45-12.65 mostly 9.45-10.95 few     
13.00-13.55 occasional higher 48s sml 5.45-9.15 mostly 6.85-8.95 cartons 2 film
bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 10.45-13.65 mostly 10.45-12.55 few 14.65       
cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag 10.45-13.65 mostly 10.45-12.55  
few 14.65 ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 12.95-18.50 mostly 14.85-16.50 few   
24.95-28.00                                                                    

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 ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and 
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 13.50-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide    
range in price and quality. 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim           
14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00                                                 
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 10.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00                
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Most   
present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel 
cartons med 15.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 fr qual 10.95-16.95 mostly 12.95 lge
13.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-18.95                                                 
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in  
price and quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 7.00-9.25 mostly 8.00-9.00
exlge 7.00-9.25 mostly 8.00-9.00 lge 7.00-9.25 mostly 8.00-9.00 Yellow jbo     
7.00-8.25  exlge 7.00-8.25  lge 6.00-7.25  Orange jbo 7.00-8.25  exlge         
7.00-8.25  lge 6.00-7.25                                                       
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality 
and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 14.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00   
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 8.50-13.00 mostly 9.00-11.00    
occasional lower                                                               
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 2 LAYER CARTONS 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 12.95-14.95 4x5 sz 10.95-14.95      
mostly 12.95-14.95 5x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.95 5x6 sz 10.95-14.95    
mostly 12.95-13.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 11.95-14.95 mostly          
12.95-14.95 occasional lower 4x5s 11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 occasional    
lower 5x5s 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 occasional lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT
25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 4x5 sz    
10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 5x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.95 5x6 sz    
10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 11.95-14.95     
mostly 12.95-14.95 occasional lower 4x5s 11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95        
occasional lower 5x5s 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 occasional lower          
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT 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 5.66-7.95  
mostly 5.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge    
5.66-7.95 mostly 5.95                                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET MEDIUMS  
ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. 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 14.95-17.85   
mostly 15.95-17.85 lge 12.95-16.85 mostly 14.95-16.85 occasional lower med     
10.95-13.85 mostly 11.95-13.85 occasional lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb     
cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-17.85 mostly 15.95-17.85 lge 12.95-16.85 mostly 
14.95-16.85 occasional lower med 10.95-13.85 mostly 11.95-13.85 occasional     
lower                                                                          

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 60S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 30S ABOUT STEADY. Extra  
services included. Harvest cutailed by high winds, smoke and fire in           
surrounding areas. Wide range in quality. cartons bunched 30s 8.95-9.95        
occasional higher 60s 13.95-14.95  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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra
services included. Harvest cutailed by high winds, smoke and fire in           
surrounding areas. Wide range in quality and condition. 50 lb cartons Round    
Green Type med 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.85-18.95 Red Type med 10.95               
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
Harvest cutailed by high winds, smoke and fire in surrounding areas. Wide range
in quality and condition. cartons bunched Kale green 24s 8.00-9.95 mostly      
8.95-9.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-13.95                 
---PARSLEY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Harvest
cutailed by high winds, smoke and fire in surrounding areas. Wide range in     
quality and condition. 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 AVAILABLE CROWN CUT LIGHT. DEMAND CROWN CUT GOOD, BUNCHED  
FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in    
quality and condition. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or       
previous commitments. cartons bchd 14s 14.45-19.55 mostly 15.05-16.65 few 20.55
occasional lower bchd 18s 14.95-20.05 mostly 15.55-17.65 few 20.55 occasional  
lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 23.65-29.55 mostly 25.45-27.56 few         
30.35-30.55 Short Trim 26.45-30.55 mostly 26.45-28.65 few 30.35-32.55 ORGANIC  
cartons bchd 14s 40.55-48.45 mostly 40.55-46.95 few high as 52.45 20 lb cartons
loose Crown Cut 42.55-50.95  few 52.45                                         
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET 12S HIGHER, OTHERS      
SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior    
bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons film wrapped White 9s 30.65-34.55
mostly 30.65-32.65 12s 29.55-35.55 mostly 32.45-34.65 16s 30.45-34.65 mostly   
30.45-32.65 ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 9s 22.00-32.95 mostly           
22.00-22.55 12s 24.55-38.25 mostly 24.55-32.95 16s 22.55-32.95 mostly          
22.55-24.00                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND 2 AND 2 1/2 DOZEN FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT 
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 2
dz 7.45-10.65 mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 7.45-11.55 mostly    
7.45-9.65 occasional higher 3 dz 7.45-11.65 mostly 8.45-9.65 occasional higher 
cartons film bags Hearts 18s 15.45-17.65 mostly 15.45-16.65 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 32.50          
occasional higher                                                              
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER.   
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and conditions. Most present    
shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. cartons flm lined   
24s 28.35-34.45 mostly 31.55-33.65 24s flmwrpd 29.35-35.45 mostly 32.25-34.65  
30s flmwrpd 28.00-32.55 mostly 30.45-30.65 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd         
18.50-28.00 mostly 20.50-24.50 12s flmwrpd 9.50-12.50 mostly 9.50-10.50 one    
label 16.00                                                                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER: SUPPLY GREEN AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET     
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons  
Boston 24s 10.50-12.65 mostly 11.35-12.65 occasional higher Green Leaf 24s     
12.35-15.45 mostly 14.55-14.65 few 18.50-18.55 Red Leaf 24s 10.50-14.55 mostly 
10.50-12.65 few 15.45 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 
24.35-29.55 mostly 26.50-28.65 few 30.45-30.65 cartons 12 3-count packages     
Hearts 25.50-30.65 mostly 26.35-28.65 few 31.45-32.55 few including previous   
commitments lower cartons film lined Hearts 48s 26.50-31.55 mostly 27.35-29.75 
few 32.45-34.55 few including previous commitments lower ORGANIC cartons 24s   
22.55-30.25  one label 34.00 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 18.55-24.95    
mostly 21.55-24.95 few 30.50-32.55                                             

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 12.75-13.95                                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND GREEN MODERATE, RED FAIRLY GOOD. 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 11.95-12.95 occasional higher lge   
10.95-13.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 irreg sz fr qual 8.95-10.95  occasional lower   
Red irreg sz fr qual 8.00-10.95 mostly 10.95 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 CROWN CUT GOOD, BUNCHED MODERATE. MARKET CROWN CUT SLIGHTLY
HIGHER, BUNCHED ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s        
12.50-15.00  bchd 18s 13.00-15.50  occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown 
Cut 22.50-26.00  Short Trim 25.00-26.50                                        
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services  
included. cartons film wrapped White 12s 27.50-31.50                           
---CELERY: SUPPLY FAIRLY HEAVY. DEMAND 2 AND 2 1/2 DOZEN MODERATE, OTHERS      
LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 dz 5.00-7.35    
mostly 5.00-6.50 few 8.95 occasional higher and lower 2 1/2 dz 5.00-8.95 mostly
5.00-6.50 few 10.50 occasional lower 3 dz 4.00-6.35 mostly 5.00-6.35 few 8.95  
cartons film bags Hearts 18s 15.50-16.95 mostly 15.50                          
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT AND HELO IN FEW HANDS. DEMAND GOOD AT    
SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.  Wide   
range in price.  Most present shipments from prior bookings and/ or previous   
commitments at lower prices. cartons flm lined 24s 25.00-31.50 mostly          
25.00-26.00 24s flmwrpd 26.00-32.50 mostly 26.00-27.00                         
---LETTUCE-OTHER: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included.     
cartons Green Leaf 24s 14.50-15.00  Red Leaf 24s   supplies in too few hands to
establish a market                                                             
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.    
Extra services included. cartons 24s 22.00-23.50  cartons 12 3-count packages  
Hearts 23.50-24.00                                                             

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 SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services       
included. 25 lb cartons med 17.65-22.95 mostly 19.65-21.55 few 24.55-26.85     
---RADISHES: DEMAND 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     
12.00-15.15 mostly 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 MODERATE. MARKET 12S SLIGHTLY HIGHER,  
18-24S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range
in quality and conditions. cartons Globe 12s 17.50-20.55 mostly 18.15-20.55 18s
16.50-21.55 mostly 16.50-18.15 24s 15.50-20.55 mostly 16.55-17.65 few 20.55 30s
10.55-12.55  one label 18.55 36s 10.50-12.55  one label 18.55 ORGANIC cartons  
Globe 12s 22.55-24.00  18s 22.55-24.00  24s 22.55-24.00  30s 20.55  36s 20.55  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 11-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 STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel       
cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked 24.35-24.85  Machine Picked         
20.35-20.85                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  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 ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel        
cartons/crates med 7.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.85 fr qual 4.35-6.85  cartons 24s 
4.35-5.85                                                                      
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel    
cartons med 8.35-8.85  few lower fr qual 5.35-5.85  few lower lge 6.35-6.85    
few lower                                                                      
---GREENS: SUPPLY FAIRLY 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: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel           
cartons/crates Green jbo 12.35-12.85  few 10.35 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 med 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-8.85 Yellow      
Straightneck sml 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 med 10.35-12.85 mostly         
10.35-10.85