Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 14-AUG-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Wednesday, August 14, 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 14-AUG-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 10.00-10.85  few low as 9.00                                               
---CELERY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates 2 dz 9.00-9.85  few 
lower, few high as 11.95 2 1/2 dz 10.00-12.95 mostly 10.00-10.85 occasional    
lower 3 dz 12.00-12.95  occasional lower cartons film bags Hearts 1 1/2 dz     
20.00-20.95  occasional lower                                                  
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND GOOD AT LOWER PRICES. MARKET LOWER. Some movement from   
previous commitments cartons/crates Bi-Color 4 dz min 14.00-16.85 mostly       
16.00-16.85                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons med        
10.00-12.85 mostly 10.85-12.85 fr qual 4.00-5.85  occasional higher cartons 24s
5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 occasional lower 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles     
150-200s 10.00-12.85 mostly 10.00-10.85 occasional lower 200-300s 14.00-16.85  
mostly 14.85-16.85 occasional higher and lower                                 
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped med      
14.00-16.85 mostly 14.85-16.85 occasional lower fr qual 8.00-10.85 mostly      
8.85-10.85                                                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel 
cartons Green jbo 10.00-14.85 mostly 10.85-12.85 few lower exlge 10.00-14.85   
mostly 10.85-12.85 few lower lge 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.85-10.85 occasional lower 
irreg sz fr qual 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.00-8.85 few low as 7.00                   
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini  
sml 8.00-8.85  few low as 7.00 med 6.00-6.85  occasional lower Yellow          
Straightneck sml 10.00-10.85  few 8.00-8.85, occasional higher med 8.00-8.85   
few 6.00-6.85, occasional higher                                               
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD.  25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 
5x5 sz 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 5x6 sz 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00    
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 15.00-16.00  4x5s 15.00-16.00  5x5s 15.00-16.00
                                                                               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose
Roma exlge 14.85-16.95 mostly 15.00-16.95 occasional higher lge 14.85-16.85    
mostly 14.85-15.95                                                             

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND GOOD AT LOWER PRICES. MARKET LOWER.  cartons/crates      
Yellow 4 dz min 13.95-16.85 mostly 14.00-15.85 few lower, occasional higher    
Bi-Color 4 dz min 13.95-16.85 mostly 14.00-15.85 few lower, occasional higher  

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates precooled     
Round Green Type Machine Picked 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00                 
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY LARGE LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Most movement  
from pre-season contracts. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 12.00-14.00      
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MEDIUM FAIR QUALITY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.
1 1/9 bushel cartons med 14.00-16.00  few low as 12.00 fr qual 5.00-7.00       
cartons 24s 4.00-6.00                                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-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. few sales being booked at previously commited prices. 11 lb          
cartons/crates bunched Green jbo 26.75-32.75 mostly 28.75-30.75 lge 22.75-28.75
mostly 24.75-26.75 previous commitments lower std 20.75-26.75 mostly           
22.75-24.75 previous commitments lower                                         

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

BRAZIL IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2019 Season                                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. By Boat 
30 lb cartons 17.00-21.00 mostly 17.00-20.00 occas higher and lower; Few Costa 
Rica 22.00-24.00;  Few Peru organic type 28.00-30.00; occas higher             

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2019 Season                                                                    
---CALABAZA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Mostly     
Costa Rica; few Honduras. 40 lb sacks 15.00-16.00  occas higher and lower      
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica. 
20 lb cartons 9.00-10.00  occas higher 40 lb cartons 15.00-16.00  occas higher 
and lower                                                                      
---MALANGA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LILA  HIGHER; BLANCA ABOUT
STEADY. Costa Rica, Ecuador and Nicaragua. 40 lb cartons Blanca lge 26.00-32.00
mostly 26.00-30.00 occas higher and lower Lila lge 40.00-45.00 mostly          
40.00-44.00 few, 36.00; occas higher and lower                                 
---TARO: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CARTONS EDDOES SLIGHTLY  
LOWER; DASHEEN ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica and Honduras.Includes Jamaica. 40 lb   
cartons Eddoes sml 30.00-35.00 mostly 30.00-34.00 occas higher Dasheen (Coco,  
Islena) lge 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 occas higher and lower.                   
---YAMS (NAMES): SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Costa Rica.  Includes Jamaica and Dominican Republic 45 lb cartons Yellow      
42.00-46.00 mostly 42.00-45.00 occas higher and lower 50 lb cartons white      
25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-29.00 occas higher and lower                          
---YUCA (CASSAVA): SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
Mostly Costa Rica; few Nicaragua, Ecuador, Honduras and  Dominican Republic. 37
lb cartons 15.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-18.00 occas higher and lower               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.    
Wide range in price. 5 lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type)   5.00-7.00
mostly 5.00-6.00 occas higher                                                  
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
GUATEMALA. Via air and boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 11.00-13.00     
mostly 11.00-12.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas
higher                                                                         

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via
air & boat. 11 lb cartons bunched Green jbo 32.75-38.75 mostly 32.75-34.75 few 
30.00-30.75 one label high as 42.75 exlge 30.75-36.75 mostly 30.75-32.75 lge   
26.75-30.75 mostly 28.75-29.75 one labe 36.75 std 24.75-27.75 mostly 26.75 sml 
14.75-16.75  one label 20.75 White lge 15.75-17.00                             
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Via air & boat. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 16.00-18.50 mostly 17.50     
occas higher Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.50-14.50 few 16.00

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-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                                                                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
flats 12 1-pt baskets 13.95-15.95                                              
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 13.95  20 lb cartons loose        
25.95-29.95                                                                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN TENNESSEE                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Some early harvest curtailed due to wet fields. 25 lb cartons loose  
Roma exlge 13.95  lge 13.95  med 11.95                                         

EASTERN TENNESSEE VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
Some early harvest curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 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 LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 12.35-12.85 mostly 12.35            

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-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                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 14.50-17.15 mostly 14.50-16.45 occasional higher  
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 18.50-24.55  Gold Type 12s      
15.50-24.55  25 lb film bags Red Type 20.95-22.95  Gold Type 22.00-24.95       

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 12.35-17.50 mostly 14.45-16.65 WGA crates 18.35-21.65  occasional   
higher and lower                                                               
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. 30 lb cartons Nappa 24.45-28.55 mostly 26.00-28.55 some low as 14.95 
occasional higher                                                              

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons  
24s 24.55-38.50 mostly 32.50-36.65 ORGANIC cartons 12s 12.55-20.50 mostly      
16.00-16.95                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 30S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 60S ABOUT STEADY. Extra  
services included. Wide range in price and quality. cartons bunched 30s        
20.35-21.50  some low as 14.85 60s 21.75-27.15 mostly 25.45-26.50 occasional   
higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 16.45-28.55 mostly 23.50-24.95    

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb  
cartons Round Green Type med 6.00-8.45 mostly 6.50-7.55 occasional higher and  
lower ORGANIC 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 14.50-20.95 mostly 16.50-20.95
Red Type med 14.50-24.95 mostly 16.50-24.95                                    
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.   
cartons 24s 7.45-10.50 mostly 8.45-10.15 occasional higher                     
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons 24s 12.45-16.65 mostly 14.50-15.55                                     
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 8.00-11.50 mostly 9.15-10.45 occasional higher  
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 12.00-16.50  red 24s          
12.00-16.50  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 12.50-18.00 mostly 14.50-18.00              
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched Leeks 12s 10.65-14.55 mostly 11.45-13.65 occasional higher and 
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 14.00-18.50 mostly 15.55-16.55         
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons
bunched Curly 60s 10.50-18.45 mostly 14.65-16.45 occasional higher and lower   
Plain 60s 10.00-13.65 mostly 10.50-12.65 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC   
cartons bunched Curly 30s 14.00-16.50  Plain 30s 14.50-16.50                   
---SPINACH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Flat 24s 11.95-15.65 mostly 12.50-14.65 occasional higher and  
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 14.50-16.55 mostly 16.00-16.55          

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE ABOUT STEADY,  
OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Most present shipments from   
prior bookings and/or previous commitments. Harvest progress slowed due to     
unseasonable weather conditions. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens xlge        
13.95-15.95 mostly 13.95 occasional lower lge 13.95-15.95  occasional lower med
13.95-15.95  occasional lower                                                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT AND IN FEW HANDS. DEMAND EXCEEDS     
SUPPLY. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Harvest in a gap due to  
poor weather conditions during growing season. Wide range in quality. Most     
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 25 lb       
cartons loose Roma exlge 13.95-15.95 mostly 14.95 lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.95 
med 11.95-13.95 mostly 12.95                                                   

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 11.85-15.40  50 lb sacks loose jbo 12.85-17.40 
25 lb sacks loose jbo 6.85-8.75  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 20.00-28.35 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 OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND SMALL MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET    
SMALL SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Most       
present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower     
prices. Supplies in few hands.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 24.95-28.95
mostly 24.95 fr qual 20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95-22.95 occasional higher ord qual 
12.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 occasional higher sml 14.95-18.95 mostly 16.95        
occasional higher lge 20.95-22.95 mostly 20.95 cartons 24s 8.95-10.95 mostly   
10.95 occasional higher 36s 12.95-14.95                                        
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra   
services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous  
commitments at lower prices. Supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD cartons 2 layer
Vine Ripes 4x4s 14.95-16.95  occasional lower 4x5s 14.95-16.95  occasional     
lower 5x5s 16.95  occasional lower 5x6s 16.95  occasional lower  ADAPTED       
ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 14.95-16.95  occasional lower 4x5s 
14.95-16.95  occasional lower 5x5s 16.95  occasional lower 5x6s 16.95          
occasional lower                                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids     
med-lge 14.00-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95                                         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. Many present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments. Available supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD flats
12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 12.95-15.00 mostly 12.95-14.95 20 lb      
cartons loose med-lge 24.95-28.95 mostly 26.95-28.95 few 30.00  ADAPTED        
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 12.95-15.00 mostly      
12.95-14.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 24.95-28.95 mostly 26.95-28.95 few     
30.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT      
STEADY. Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments at lower prices. Supplies in few hands.  OPEN FIELD
25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 occasional lower lge   
14.95-16.95  occasional lower med 12.95-14.95  occasional lower  ADAPTED       
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 occasional 
lower lge 14.95-16.95  occasional lower med 12.95-14.95  occasional lower      
ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 18.95  lge 18.95    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN: SUPPLY HEAVY. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. Most shipments from Mexico transferred to Central California
for consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched 48s lge 6.45-8.65 mostly   
6.45-7.65 48s med 5.45-9.55 mostly 5.45-6.95 occasional lower 48s sml 5.45-6.95
mostly 5.45-6.50 cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 7.00-9.65      
mostly 7.15-8.65 occasional higher cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per  
bag 7.00-9.65 mostly 7.15-8.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s   
med 16.50-19.95 mostly 16.50-18.00 few low as 12.85                            

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 SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. 
1 1/9 bushel crates bunched 60s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00                   

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 40 lb     
cartons 8.50-14.00 mostly 9.00-11.00                                           
---TOMATILLOS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in  
size and quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 9.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Wide range in quality and condition.
50 lb sacks loose jbo 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00                           
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Most present shipments from   
prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 12.95-16.95
mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher fr qual 10.95-12.95  lge 12.95-16.95      
mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher                                           
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price  
and quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00  
occasional higher/lower exlge 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional        
higher/lower lge 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occasional higher/lower Yellow 
jbo 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional lower exlge 13.00-16.00 mostly   
14.00-15.00 occasional lower lge 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occasional     
lower Orange jbo 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 exlge 13.00-16.00 mostly       
14.00-16.00 lge 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00                                 
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality 
and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00   
Jalapeno 8.50-13.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 Poblano 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00  
Serrano 11.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 32.00-40.00
mostly 36.00-38.00                                                             
---TOMATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.  OPEN 
FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 13.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 4x5 
sz 13.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 5x5 sz 11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 5x6 sz 
11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 11.95-15.95     
mostly 12.95-14.95 4x5s 11.95-15.95 mostly 12.95-14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 
lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 13.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 4x5 sz       
13.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 5x5 sz 11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 5x6 sz    
11.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 11.95-15.95     
mostly 12.95-14.95 4x5s 11.95-15.95 mostly 12.95-14.95                         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide    
range in quality.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge       
5.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with
lids med-lge 5.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-10.95                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services      
included.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.85-14.95  lge          
13.85-14.95  med 11.85-12.95   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma    
exlge 14.85-14.95  lge 13.85-14.95  med 11.85-12.95                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in 
quality. 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 9.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-13.00

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 60S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 30S ABOUT STEADY. 
Extra services included. Wide range in quality. cartons bunched 30s 9.95-14.00 
mostly 12.95-13.00 60s 19.00-24.95 mostly 20.00-22.95                          

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50  
lb cartons Round Green Type med 6.00-6.95 mostly 6.85-6.95 Red Type med        
8.95-9.95                                                                      
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons     
bunched Kale green 24s 7.95-9.00 mostly 7.95-8.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s        
10.95-14.00                                                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CURLY 30S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Curly  
60s 9.95-12.00 mostly 10.95-11.00 30s 8.00-9.00  Plain 60s 9.95-12.00 mostly   
10.95-11.00 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: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and condition. cartons bchd 14s 7.50-10.55 mostly        
8.35-9.55 few 11.55-12.55 bchd 18s 8.00-11.05 mostly 8.85-10.05 occasional     
higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 9.65-13.45 mostly 10.35-12.65 few         
14.05-15.55 occasional lower Short Trim 10.75-15.45 mostly 12.50-14.15 few     
16.45-16.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 16.00-22.95 mostly       
18.50-20.55 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 20.50-26.95 mostly 22.55-24.50       
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons film wrapped White 9s 6.65-9.55 mostly 7.05-8.65 occasional lower 12s  
7.00-10.35 mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional lower 16s 6.45-9.55 mostly 7.05-8.65    
occasional lower ORGANIC cartons film wrapped White 9s 21.50-26.55  one label  
30.95 12s 20.50-28.55 mostly 23.50-26.55 one label 30.95 16s 21.50-26.55  one  
label 30.95                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition. Most present shipments from prior bookings
and/or previous commitments. cartons 2 dz 8.45-12.65 mostly 9.15-10.56         
occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 8.45-12.55 mostly 9.45-10.56 occasional higher 3 dz 
11.45-14.65 mostly 11.45-12.56 occasional higher cartons film bags Hearts 18s  
16.45-20.55 mostly 16.45-18.50 few 21.55-21.56 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons
2 dz 18.50-24.50  one label 28.95 2 1/2 dz 18.50-25.50 mostly 18.50-24.50 few  
28.95-32.50 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 18.50-22.55 mostly 18.50-20.50 few    
25.50-28.95                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Wide range in quality and conditions. Many present shipments from    
prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices. cartons flm lined  
24s 9.15-12.65 mostly 9.15-10.00 few 13.25-13.45 24s flmwrpd 10.15-13.65 mostly
10.15-11.00 few 14.25-14.45 30s flmwrpd 9.00-11.55 mostly 9.00-9.45 occasional 
higher ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 16.00-21.50 mostly 16.00-18.55 12s flmwrpd  
8.55-10.55 mostly 9.50-10.55 one label 12.50                                   
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition. cartons Boston 24s 6.35-8.65  few         
10.45-10.55 Green Leaf 24s 6.45-10.50 mostly 7.06-8.55 occasional higher Red   
Leaf 24s 5.56-8.65 mostly 6.35-7.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons Green    
Leaf 24s 12.00-16.55 mostly 12.00-15.50 Red Leaf 24s 12.00-16.55 mostly        
12.00-15.50                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HEARTS SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 24S     
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons 24s 12.05-15.45 mostly 12.05-12.75 one label 16.55 occasional lower    
cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 20.35-23.45 mostly 20.35-21.56 few          
18.00-18.65 occasional higher cartons film lined Hearts 48s 21.35-24.55 mostly 
21.35-22.56 few 19.00-19.65 ORGANIC cartons 24s 12.00-20.50 mostly 18.50-20.50 
one label 26.50 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 20.50-26.55 mostly          
20.50-24.50 few 30.00-30.95                                                    

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included.  Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous          
commitments. cartons White 4 dz min 15.95-18.95 mostly 18.75-18.95 previous    
commitments lower                                                              
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE RED VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GREEN LIGHT, RED
VERY GOOD. MARKET GREEN JUMBO AND IRREGULAR SIZE SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT  
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Most     
present shipments of Red bells from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 
1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher and  
lower exlge 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 occasional higher and lower lge     
10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 med 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 irreg sz fr qual    
7.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher Red irreg sz fr qual 24.95-26.95 mostly
24.95 1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 20.95  lge 20.95                            

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET CROWN CUT LOWER, BUNCHED ABOUT STEADY.
Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 6.50-8.00  bchd 18s 7.00-8.50  20 lb 
cartons loose Crown Cut 7.85-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 Short Trim 8.85-12.50     
mostly 9.00-11.00                                                              
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.  
cartons film wrapped White 12s 6.50-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.85 occasional higher and
lower                                                                          
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
Wide range in price, quality and condition. cartons 2 dz 9.00-12.00 mostly     
10.65-12.00 occasional higher and lower 2 1/2 dz 9.00-12.50 mostly 9.85-10.95  
occasional higher and lower 3 dz 9.95-13.50 mostly 10.95-12.85 occasional      
higher and lower                                                               
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. cartons flm lined 24s 8.00-9.85  occasional lower 24s flmwrpd        
9.00-10.85  occasional lower                                                   
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.  
cartons Green Leaf 24s 8.85-10.50  occasional higher and lower Red Leaf 24s    
7.85-9.00                                                                      
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND 24S FAIRLY GOOD, HEARTS MODERATE. MARKET 24S HIGHER,
HEARTS LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 24s 10.85-14.50 mostly          
12.85-14.50 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 16.85-18.85 mostly 17.50-18.85  

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide 
range in quality. 25 lb cartons med 28.75-33.50 mostly 31.65-32.85 occasional  
higher                                                                         
---RADISHES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Wide range in quality. cartons bunched Red 24s 8.95-12.65 mostly 9.95-12.65 few
13.50-14.50 48s 14.95-16.65  occasional higher                                 

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: SUPPLY 12S FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and conditions. cartons Globe   
12s 16.55-16.65  18s 10.55-14.55 mostly 10.55-12.55 few 16.55-16.65 24s        
10.55-12.65 mostly 10.55-12.55 30s 9.55-11.55 mostly 10.55-11.55 36s           
10.55-11.55  ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 22.55-24.00  18s 22.55-28.00  24s 22.55 
30s 18.55  36s 18.55                                                           

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel     
cartons Green jbo 12.00-12.35  exlge 12.00-12.35  fr qual 10.00-10.35  lge     
11.00-11.35                                                                    
---SQUASH: DEMAND YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK MEDIUM VERY LIGHT, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET  
SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.00-9.00 mostly      
8.00-8.35 med 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.35 Yellow Straightneck sml 6.00-8.35     
mostly 8.00-8.35 med 4.00-6.35 mostly 6.00-6.35                                
---TOMATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Quality variable.  Extra 
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes U.S. Comb or Better jbo      
12.95-15.95  some low as 9.95 xlge 12.95-15.95  some low as 11.95 lge          
12.95-15.95  occasional lower                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services  
included. 20 lb cartons loose 17.95-21.95                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 11.95-13.95  lge 11.95-13.95