Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
USDA - Tue Oct 22, 3:17PM CDT
WASHINGTON, DC 22-OCT-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Tuesday, October 22, 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.  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 22-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 GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type 
med 8.00-9.35 mostly 8.00-8.85 occasional 9.85                                 

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LARGE LIGHT, MEDIUM MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Growers  
are actively storing. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 7.00-9.00  few fair   
quality lower 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge 4.00-5.00  some 3.50, fair      
quality lower bulk per lb Round Green Type lge .06-.08                         

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
COLUMBIA Shipping Point Prices as of 22-OCT-2019                               
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, SOUTH CAROLINA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. This report is 
issued on Tuesdays and Thursdays. cartons loose Kale 24s 9.50-12.00 mostly 9.50
Mustard Curly 9.50-12.00 mostly 9.50 Turnip Tops 9.50-12.00 mostly 9.50 various
containers bunched Collard 6s 9.50-12.00 mostly 9.50 various containers loose  
Collard lse 9.50                                                               
---ONIONS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. This      
report is issued on Tuesdays and Thursdays. cartons bunched 48s 15.00-16.00    
mostly 15.00                                                                   
---SQUASH: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. This report is  
issued on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini Green sml        
9.00-14.00 mostly 9.00 med 7.00-10.00 mostly 7.00 3/4 bushel cartons Yellow    
Crookneck sml 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00 med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00            

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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 JUMBO LIGHT, OTHERS 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 12.75-14.75  occasional lower lge 14.75-18.75 mostly 14.75-16.75 std       
14.75-16.75  occasional low as 12.75 occasional  higher                        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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) 11.00-12.00  occas 13.00             
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. GUATEMALA.  Via air   
and boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed   Supply in too few hands to quote 
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed   Supply in too few hands to quote                   

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 ABOUT STEADY. Via air & 
boat. 11 lb cartons bunched Green jbo 14.00-16.75 mostly 14.75-15.75 occas     
lower exlge 14.00-16.75 mostly 14.75-15.75 occas lower lge 15.00-16.75 mostly  
16.00-16.75 occas lower std 15.00-16.75  occas lower sml 11.00-12.00  White lge
18.00-19.00 mostly 18.50-19.00                                                 
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air &   
boat. Wide range of quality and prices. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed      
27.00-29.00 mostly 28.00 occas higher and lower Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed      
27.00-29.00 mostly 28.00 occas higher and lower                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates     
precooled Round Green Type Machine Picked 24.85                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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 FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.       
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles       
150-200s 16.00-18.90 mostly 16.90 occasional lower 200-300s 20.00-22.90 mostly 
20.90                                                                          
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 9.95  20 lb cartons loose          
17.95-18.95  FIRST REPORT.                                                     

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 ABOUT STEADY. Includes
palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 16.35-18.85 mostly 16.35
some 14.35-14.85                                                               

WEST DISTRICT FLORIDA                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose    
Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 21.95  6x6 sz 21.95  6x7 sz 21.95  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing
and cooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 9.95  one label 10.95 20 lb    
cartons loose 18.95-19.95  one label high as 21.95                             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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 occasional higher  
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 16.55-24.50  Gold Type 12s      
16.55-22.50                                                                    

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2019 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 30 lb  
cartons 23.50-26.55  occasional higher and lower                               
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons Nappa 14.35-19.65 mostly          
17.50-19.65 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 16.45-19.50 mostly 17.45-18.65 ORGANIC cartons 12s 12.00-16.95     
mostly 12.55-16.50                                                             
---CILANTRO: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched 30s 14.45-15.55  occasional higher and lower 60s 15.35-22.45   
mostly 16.50-18.65 ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 14.55-23.50 mostly 14.55-20.50  
occasional lower                                                               

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. 50
lb cartons Round Green Type med 17.45-20.55 mostly 17.45-18.45 ORGANIC 50 lb   
cartons Round Green Type med 12.50-16.50  occasional higher Red Type med       
12.50-14.50  occasional higher                                                 
---ENDIVE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons 24s 7.55-10.65 mostly 8.45-10.65 few 13.50                             
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons 24s 12.45-16.15 mostly 14.45-15.65 occasional higher                   
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 12.50-15.45 mostly 13.50-14.65 occasional higher
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 12.00-17.00  red 24s          
12.50-16.50  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 12.50-14.50  occasional higher              
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons  
bunched Leeks 12s 15.65-20.45 mostly 16.45-18.50 occasional higher ORGANIC     
cartons bunched Leeks 12s 14.50-20.50 mostly 14.50-17.55 occasional lower      
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.45-16.00 mostly 12.35-14.45 occasional higher and 
lower Plain 60s 10.35-14.55 mostly 12.35-13.50 occasional higher and lower     
ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly 30s 14.00-16.50  Plain 30s 12.85-16.50           
---SPINACH: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Flat 24s 16.00-19.55 mostly 16.95-18.65 occasional lower       
ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 28.55                                         

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and condition. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens xlge    
15.95-17.95 mostly 15.95-16.95 lge 15.95-17.95 mostly 15.95 med 15.95          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, LARGE ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in    
quality and condition. Available supplies in few hands. 25 lb cartons loose    
Roma exlge 15.95-18.00 mostly 15.95-16.95 lge 15.95-18.00 mostly 15.95         

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.
Supplies held in few hands. cartons flm lined 24s 21.25-26.45 mostly           
21.25-24.55 24s flmwrpd 22.25-27.45 mostly 22.25-25.55                         

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

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 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 14.95-16.95  occasional  
higher fr qual 10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 ord qual 6.95-10.95 mostly 8.95  
occasional higher sml 6.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 lge 12.95-14.95  occasional higher
cartons 24s 5.95-6.95  36s 6.95-8.95  cartons film wrapped Long Seedless med   
12s 4.95-7.95 mostly 5.95-6.95 occasional higher sml 12s 3.95-5.95 mostly      
4.95-5.95 occasional higher lge 12s 4.95-6.95 mostly 5.95-6.95                 
---SQUASH: DEMAND YELLOW VERY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ZUCCHINI AND GREY 
HIGHER, KABOCHA SLIGHTLY LOWER, YELLOW ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition.  Some sales of Yellow booked open with    
price to be established later. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 5.00-7.95 mostly
5.95-6.95 occasional lower sml-med 5.00-7.95 mostly 5.95-6.95 occasional higher
and lower med 4.00-6.95 mostly 4.95-5.95 occasional lower Yellow Straightneck  
sml 3.95-6.95 mostly 4.95-5.95 few 7.95 occasional higher sml-med 3.95-6.95    
mostly 4.95-5.95 few 7.95 occasional higher med 3.95-5.95 mostly 3.95-4.95     
occasional higher Grey sml 6.95-8.95  few 10.95 sml-med 6.95-8.95  few 10.95   
med 3.95-5.95 mostly 3.95-4.95 few 6.95 1 1/9 bushel cartons Zucchini med-lge  
2.95-4.95 mostly 2.95-3.95 occasional higher Yellow Straightneck med-lge       
1.95-3.95  Kabocha med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 few 12.95 lge 8.00-10.00     
mostly 9.00-10.00 few 12.95                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
Supplies in few hands.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 14.95-18.95 mostly 
16.95 fr qual 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 ord qual 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 lge     
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 cartons 36s 6.95-9.95 mostly 6.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE  
cartons 36s 14.95-18.95                                                        
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY 5X5-5X6S LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra    
services included. Supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD cartons 2 layer Vine     
Ripes 4x4s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x5s         
12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x6s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT    
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 4x5s 14.95-16.95      
mostly 14.95 5x5s 12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 5x6s 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95       
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included. Supplies in few hands.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with  
lids med-lge 10.95-13.00 mostly 10.95-12.95                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.00-8.95     
mostly 6.95 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly   
12.95 occasional higher  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids
med-lge 6.00-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose med-lge    
12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12
1-pt containers with lids med-lge 7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95 20 lb cartons loose    
med-lge 14.00-14.95                                                            
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY 
HIGHER. Extra services included. Supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb      
cartons loose Roma exlge 18.95-20.95  lge 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 med   
14.00-18.95 mostly 14.95-16.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma   
exlge 18.95-20.95  lge 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 med 14.00-18.95 mostly   
14.95-16.95 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge         
24.95-26.95  lge 24.95-26.95                                                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ICELESS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS    
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most shipments from Mexico transferred  
to Central California for consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched 48s  
med 7.85-11.50 mostly 8.45-9.50 few 12.50-12.55 48s sml 6.45-8.85 mostly       
6.45-7.95 cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 9.00-13.55 mostly     
10.65-11.65 cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag 9.00-13.55 mostly   
10.65-11.65 ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 16.50-22.50 mostly 16.50-21.50 few 
24.95                                                                          

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 8.00-10.00  occasional higher and 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 ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality. 40 lb cartons 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occasional 
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 15.00-17.00            

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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide
range in price and quality. 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim           
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional higher                               
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and    
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 10.50-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occasional     
higher                                                                         
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Most     
present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel 
cartons med 14.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 occasional higher fr qual           
10.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 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 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00     
exlge 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 lge 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 Yellow jbo 7.00-9.00     
mostly 7.00-8.00 exlge 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 lge 6.00-8.00 mostly         
6.00-7.00 Orange jbo 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 exlge 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 lge     
6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00                                                          
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in      
quality and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 17.00-21.00 mostly       
19.00-21.00 Jalapeno 13.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occasional lower Poblano   
20.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 occasional lower Serrano 17.00-24.00 mostly     
21.00-23.00 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00        
occasional lower                                                               
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra       
services included.  Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous 
commitments.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz   supplies in   
too few hands to establish a market 4x5 sz   supplies in too few hands to      
establish a market 5x5 sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market 5x6
sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes
4x4s 12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 4x5s 12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 5x5s   
12.95-17.85 mostly 13.95-15.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine   
Ripes 4x4 sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a market 4x5 sz          
supplies in too few hands to establish a market 5x5 sz   supplies in too few   
hands to establish a market 5x6 sz   supplies in too few hands to establish a  
market cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 4x5s     
12.95-17.85 mostly 14.95-16.95 5x5s 12.95-17.85 mostly 13.95-15.95             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality.
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN  
FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.95-8.95 mostly 5.95-7.95    
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.95-8.95 mostly
5.95-7.95                                                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and condition.   
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN  
FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 17.95-20.95 mostly 18.95-19.95 lge        
16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 med 16.85-18.95  occasional lower  ADAPTED      
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 17.95-20.95 mostly 18.95-19.95 lge  
16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 med 16.85-18.95  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 HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons      
bunched 30s 13.95-14.00  occasional lower 60s 21.00-24.95                      

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND RED FAIRLY GOOD, GREEN MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 13.95-16.85 mostly 14.95 
Red Type med 10.95                                                             
---GREENS: DEMAND GREEN FAIRLY GOOD, LACINATO MODERATE. MARKET LACINATO LOWER, 
GREEN ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched Kale green 24s    
8.95-10.00  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-13.00               
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET PLAIN 60S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched Curly 60s 10.00-12.95 mostly  
10.95-11.00 30s 7.95-9.00  Plain 60s 9.95-12.00 mostly 10.95-11.00 30s         
7.95-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00                                                     

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 FAIRLY GOOD,   
BUNCHED MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in  
quality and condition. Most present shipments of Crown Cut from prior bookings 
and/or previous commitments at lower prices. cartons bchd 14s 14.45-18.65      
mostly 14.45-16.65 few 20.05-20.55 bchd 18s 14.95-19.15 mostly 14.95-17.15 few 
20.55-21.05 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 30.00-35.00 mostly 30.75-32.65 few   
36.55 occasional lower Short Trim 31.75-36.55 mostly 31.75-33.56 few 37.55     
ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 44.85-52.95 mostly 44.85-50.50 20 lb cartons loose    
Crown Cut 46.85-54.50  one label 56.95                                         
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.
Extra services included. Wide range in quality. Most present shipments from    
prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices. cartons film       
wrapped White 9s 34.45-39.65 mostly 34.45-36.55 occasional lower 12s           
35.00-40.55 mostly 36.65-38.65 occasional lower 16s 34.65-39.65 mostly         
34.65-36.45 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 9s 34.55-40.50 
mostly 34.55-36.50 one label 42.50 12s 36.50-40.50 mostly 36.50-38.95 few 42.50
16s 34.55-40.50 mostly 34.55-36.50 one label 42.50                             
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 2-2 1/2 DOZEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS    
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons 2 dz 10.00-13.56 mostly 10.35-11.65 occasional higher 2 1/2 dz         
10.50-14.56 mostly 11.35-12.65 few 15.55 3 dz 10.50-14.56 mostly 11.35-12.65   
few 15.55-15.56 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 17.50-21.56 mostly 17.50-18.55 few
22.55 ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 26.50-50.55 mostly 40.85-46.95 occasional higher and
lower 2 1/2 dz 26.50-50.55 mostly 42.85-46.95 occasional higher and lower      
cartons film bags Hearts 18s 20.50-30.50 mostly 24.85-28.56 few 35.50-38.95    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.
Wide range in price, quality and condition. cartons flm lined 24s 20.50-26.45  
mostly 22.55-24.56 few 28.45-29.55 occasional lower 24s flmwrpd 21.50-27.45    
mostly 23.55-25.56 few 29.45-30.55 occasional lower 30s flmwrpd 20.55-23.45    
mostly 20.55-22.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 16.50-28.00   
mostly 16.50-20.50 12s flmwrpd 10.50-16.00 mostly 10.50-14.55                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN LEAF SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons Boston 24s 12.35-15.65 mostly 12.50-13.35 few 16.45-17.55 Green Leaf   
24s 12.55-18.65 mostly 14.55-15.65 few 20.45-20.55 Red Leaf 24s 12.35-16.65    
mostly 12.35-14.65 few 17.55-18.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf
24s 18.50-26.50 mostly 18.50-24.55 Red Leaf 24s 18.50-25.50 mostly 18.50-24.55 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 24S 
SLIGHTLY LOWER, HEARTS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in    
price, quality and condition. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or
previous commitments. cartons 24s 25.50-33.56 mostly 28.65-31.55 occasional    
higher cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 30.75-36.55 mostly 32.55-34.65       
cartons film lined Hearts 48s 31.75-37.65 mostly 33.55-35.56 ORGANIC cartons   
24s 26.55-32.25  cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 24.25-31.50 mostly         
24.25-28.55 few 34.55-36.55                                                    

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services 
included. cartons White 4 dz min 10.95-11.95                                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra   
services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 14.95-16.95  exlge           
14.95-16.95  lge 14.95-16.95  irreg sz fr qual 12.95-14.95  occasional lower   
Red irreg sz fr qual 20.95  1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 16.95  lge 16.95      

SANTA MARIA 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 14.50-17.85  bchd 18s 15.00-18.35  20 lb cartons loose Crown  
Cut 25.00-32.50 mostly 25.00-28.00 Short Trim 26.00-33.50 mostly 28.00-31.00   
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services         
included. cartons film wrapped White 12s 31.00-38.85 mostly 35.00-38.00 16s    
30.00-37.85 mostly 32.50-35.00                                                 
---CELERY: DEMAND HEARTS FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET HEARTS ABOUT STEADY, 
OTHERS HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons 2 dz 8.65-12.85 mostly         
9.65-10.95 2 1/2 dz 9.65-12.85 mostly 9.65-10.95 occasional higher 3 dz        
10.00-12.85 mostly 10.00-10.95 occasional higher and lower cartons film bags   
Hearts 18s 16.50-16.95  occasional higher and lower                            
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services     
included. cartons flm lined 24s 17.00-19.85  occasional higher and lower 24s   
flmwrpd 18.00-20.85  occasional higher and lower                               
---LETTUCE-OTHER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN LEAF LOWER, RED  
LEAF ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 16.50-16.95 
occasional higher and lower Red Leaf 24s 13.50-15.95  occasional higher and    
lower                                                                          
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.    
cartons 24s 25.50-30.95 mostly 25.50-28.85 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts  
28.85-31.50                                                                    

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services       
included. 25 lb cartons med 21.50-28.85 mostly 22.45-24.65 some 30.55          
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Red 24s 8.55-10.55 mostly 8.95-10.55    
occasional higher and lower 48s 10.95-14.95 mostly 13.45-13.65                 

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and conditions. cartons Globe 12s 14.55-18.65 mostly     
18.55-18.65 18s 16.55-20.65 mostly 20.50-20.65 one label 23.55 24s 16.55-21.15 
mostly 19.55-20.65 30s 11.05-13.65 mostly 12.05-12.55 one label 16.55 36s      
11.05-13.65 mostly 12.05-12.55 one label 16.55 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s       
22.55-24.00  18s 22.55-24.00  24s 22.55  30s 22.55  36s 22.55                  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 22-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 MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel  
cartons/crates Round Green Type Machine Picked 24.35-26.85 mostly 24.35-24.85  
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  wirebound 
crates Yellow 4 dz 8.95-9.95  White 4 dz 7.95-9.95  Bi-Color 4 dz 7.95-9.95    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED
1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates med 16.35-18.85  fr qual 6.35-8.85  occasional     
lower cartons 24s 6.35-8.85  occasional lower                                  
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel    
cartons med 6.35-8.85 mostly 7.35-8.85 fr qual 4.00-5.85 mostly 5.00-5.85 lge  
6.00-6.85  occasional lower                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s        
8.35-8.85  Kale 24s 8.35-8.85  Mustard 24s 8.35-8.85  Turnip Tops 24s 8.35-8.85
                                                                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET EXTRA LARGE LOWER, OTHERS       
STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Green jbo 8.35-10.85 mostly 10.35-10.85   
exlge 8.35-8.85  fr qual 6.35-6.85  lge 7.35-8.85  Turning Red exlge-lge       
4.35-4.85                                                                      
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  1 1/9 bushel cartons   
Cubanelles 14.35-14.85  Hungarian Wax 12.35-12.85  Jalapeno 14.35-14.85  Long  
Hot 12.35-12.85  Poblano 14.35-16.85  few high as 20.35                        
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK LOWER, OTHER STEADY.    
1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.35-8.85  med 6.35-6.85  Yellow       
Straightneck sml 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-8.85 med 6.35-6.85