Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 9-FEB-2018                                                                                                                             
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Friday, February 9, 2018                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to                                                                              
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 09-FEB-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Some shipments from pre-season  
contracts. 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 bulk per
lb Round Green Type lge .14-.18  few higher and lower                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 09-FEB-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THRU CALEXICO, CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. few  
sales booked open with price to be established later. pyramid cartons/crates 28
lb bunched Green lge 18.75-24.75 mostly 20.75 occasional higher and lower std  
18.75-24.75 mostly 20.75 occasional higher and lower 11 lb cartons/crates      
bunched Green jbo 8.75-11.75 mostly 9.75-10.75 lge 8.75-11.75 mostly           
10.75-11.75 occasional higher std 8.75-11.75 mostly 10.75-11.75 occasional     
higher ORGANIC 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green lge 18.75-22.75  occasional  
lower std 18.75-22.75  occasional lower                                        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 09-FEB-2018                                  
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. GUATEMALA. 5 lb      
cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 5.50-6.00  occas higher              
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.       
HONDURAS 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 8.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 fr qual 6.00-7.00    
occas lower ord qual 5.00-6.00  occas higher cartons 24s 7.00                  
---OKRA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Mostly     
HONDURAS, few GUATEMALA. 1/2 bushel cartons/crates med-lge 13.00-14.00   Indian
type 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00                                                  
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
GUATEMALA.  Wide range in quality. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 4.50-6.00 
mostly 5.00 occas higher Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00 occas 
higher                                                                         

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via   
air and boat.  Wide range in quality. LAST REPORT FOR THE SEASON 11 lb cartons 
bunched Green jbo   supply in too few hands to quote exlge   supply in too few 
hands to quote lge 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 std 13.00-15.00 mostly       
13.00-14.00 occas higher sml   supply in too few hands to quote White lge      
16.00-18.50 mostly 16.00-18.00 std 16.00-18.50 mostly 16.00-18.00              

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 09-FEB-2018                                
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing and precooling.  
bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked 20.35-20.85  few including   
previous commitments higher Machine Picked 16.35-20.85 mostly 16.35-18.35 few  
lower few previous commitments higher                                          
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and  
precooling. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 8.95  few 10.95 White 4-4 1/2 dz
10.95  few 12.95 Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 8.95  few 10.95                           
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.        
Includes palletizing and precooling. Medium are wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel cartons  
med 12.34-14.85 mostly 12.35-14.35 fr qual 6.35-8.85 mostly 6.35-8.35          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing and 
precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 1 1/9
bushel cartons/crates Green exlge 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 lge           
11.35-12.85 mostly 11.35-11.85 med 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 irreg sz fr  
qual 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85                                            
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes
palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Jalapeno 16.35-16.85  occas   
higher                                                                         
---SQUASH: DEMAND ZUCCHINI MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes
palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.35-10.85 mostly  
8.35 med 6.35-8.85 mostly 6.35 Yellow Straightneck sml 12.35-12.85 mostly 12.35
occas higher and lower med 10.35-10.85 mostly 10.35 occas higher and lower 3/4 
bushel cartons Yellow Crookneck sml 18.35-18.85 mostly 18.35 med 12.35-12.85   
mostly 12.35                                                                   
---TOMATOES: DEMAND 5X6 SIZE LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or     
Better 5x6 sz 7.95-8.95  occas lower 6x6 sz 8.95-9.95  occas lower 6x7 sz      
8.95-9.95  occas lower                                                         
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. flats 12 1-pt baskets 9.95                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes    
palletizing and precooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 6.95-7.95  few  
labels 8.95 20 lb cartons loose 12.95-13.95  one label 15.95 ORGANIC flats 12  
1-pt containers with lids 17.95-18.95  previous commitments few 15.95          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.95-9.95  lge 7.95-8.95  med
6.95-7.95  one label 8.95                                                      

NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY GREEN FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT 
STEADY. Precooling included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 13.00-14.00    
mostly 14.00 one label few 16.00 Red Type med 17.00-18.00  few low as 16.00 1  
3/4 bushel cartons Savoy Type med 17.00-18.00  occas lower                     

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ENDIVE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling      
included. Include some 14 and 16 count packs. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s  
12.95  24s 14.95                                                               
---ESCAROLE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling    
included. Include some 14 and 16 count packs. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s  
12.95  24s 14.95                                                               
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling included. cartons
topped 30 6-oz film bags Red 9.45  cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags Red 9.95   
40 lb film bags topped Red 23.95-24.95  occas lower                            

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 09-FEB-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons bchd 14s 5.45-8.55 mostly 5.45-6.65 occasional lower bchd 18s 5.95-9.05
mostly 5.95-7.15 occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut     
4.55-9.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 8.45-12.45  one label 17.95
20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 12.45-16.95  one label 23.95                     

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
2 dz 6.50-9.65 mostly 7.55-8.95 occasional lower 2 1/2 dz 6.50-9.65 mostly     
7.55-8.95 occasional lower 3 dz 6.50-9.65 mostly 7.55-8.50 occasional lower    
cartons film bags Hearts 18s 13.50-15.55 mostly 13.50-14.65 occasional lower   
ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 14.45-18.95  2 1/2 dz 14.45-18.95  cartons film bags      
Hearts 18s 12.45-18.95                                                         

IMPERIAL & COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons film wrapped 12s 6.00-8.95 mostly 7.85-8.95 occasional lower           
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. cartons Boston 24s 8.25-10.95 mostly 8.45-9.95 Green Leaf 24s        
5.50-8.95 mostly 6.00-7.50 occasional lower Red Leaf 24s 5.50-8.95 mostly      
6.00-7.50 occasional lower                                                     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons 24s 6.50-8.95 mostly 7.00-8.55 occasional higher and lower   
cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 8.65-11.25 mostly 9.85-10.65 occasional     
higher cartons film lined Hearts 48s 9.65-14.25 mostly 10.85-11.55 occasional  
higher                                                                         

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons flm lined 24s 6.00-8.85 mostly 6.50-7.95 occasional lower 24s
flmwrpd 7.00-9.25 mostly 7.50-8.95 occasional lower                            

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA & PALO VERDE VALLEYS CALIFORNIA                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CROWN CUT SLIGHTLY HIGHER, BUNCHED ABOUT  
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 6.00-8.25 mostly 6.50-7.65   
occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 7.00-8.95 mostly 7.25-8.95      
occasional lower Short Trim 7.55-9.95 mostly 8.25-9.95 occasional lower        

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2017 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 30 
lb cartons 7.45-9.65  occasional higher and lower WGA crates 12.45-14.65       
occasional lower                                                               
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in price. WGA crates Nappa 12.45-19.50 mostly 18.65-19.50 
30 lb cartons Nappa 7.45-12.55 mostly 10.55-12.50 occasional higher and lower  

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons 24s 8.45-12.65 mostly 11.45-12.65 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 12s
10.95-16.95                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched 30s 5.45-8.50 mostly 5.95-7.00 occasional higher 60s 7.00-10.65
mostly 8.00-10.25 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 14.45-19.95     
mostly 14.45-18.95                                                             

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GREEN LIGHT, RED MODERATE. MARKET GREEN LOWER, RED HIGHER.  
Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 5.00-8.45 mostly
5.00-7.65 occasional lower Red Type 18-24s 12.00-15.45  occasional higher and  
lower ORGANIC 50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 12.45-18.95  Red Type      
18-24s 12.45-20.00                                                             
---ENDIVE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
24s 7.45-9.65  occasional higher and lower                                     
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 24s  
9.45-12.65  occasional higher and lower                                        
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.00-9.65 mostly 7.45-9.45 occasional higher and
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 10.45-16.95 mostly 14.45-16.95 red
24s 10.45-16.95 mostly 12.45-14.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 8.45-16.95 mostly     
12.45-15.95                                                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
bunched Curly 60s 7.45-10.65 mostly 8.45-9.55 occasional lower Plain 60s       
7.45-10.65 mostly 8.45-9.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly 30s 
10.45-14.85  Plain 30s 11.95-16.45                                             
---SPINACH: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. Wide   
range in price. cartons bunched Flat 24s 8.45-13.55 mostly 8.45-10.65          
occasional lower                                                               

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 14.00-15.85 mostly 15.00-15.85 50 lb sacks     
loose jbo 20.85-24.40  25 lb sacks loose jbo 10.50-12.20  cartons 30 1-lb film 
bags Baby Peeled 17.50-20.00 mostly 17.50-18.50 ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb film bags
med-lge 20.00-28.70  sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70  sacks 10 5-lb
film bags med-lge 18.70-20.00  cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled           
20.00-25.50  cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-25.50  cartons 4 5-lb 
film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-25.50                                              

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra    
services included. cartons bunched 30s 10.85-12.85  60s 12.85-18.85 mostly     
14.00-16.85                                                                    

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra      
services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 11.00-12.50 mostly 11.00 
occasional higher Red Type med 15.00-16.00  50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge   
6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 ORGANIC 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 20.50    
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons/crates bunched Collard 24s 12.85-15.85  Kale 24s 12.85-15.85  Mustard  
24s 12.85-15.85  Turnip Tops 24s 12.85-15.85  ORGANIC cartons/crates bunched   
Kale 24s 20.50                                                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range of quality.
40 lb containers per lb .25-.30                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide     
range in quality. 30 lb cartons Round Green Type Handpicked 14.00-16.00 mostly 
14.95 few 18.95                                                                
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.    
Extra services included. Wide range in quality. cartons Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz      
14.00-14.95  occasional higher White 4-4 1/2 dz 14.00-16.00  occasional higher 
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY PERSIAN VERY LIGHT. DEMAND PERSIAN AND PICKLES GOOD,      
OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LARGE SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra   
services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Many present shipments 
of Pickles from prior bookings and/or previous commitment at lower prices. 1   
1/9 bushel cartons med 6.95-8.95 mostly 7.95 few 9.95 occasional higher fr qual
5.95-7.95 mostly 5.95 occasional higher ord qual 3.95-4.95 mostly 4.95         
occasional higher sml 4.95-6.95  occasional lower lge 8.95-10.95 mostly        
8.95-9.95 cartons 24s 3.95-4.95 mostly 4.95 occasional higher 36s 4.95-6.95    
mostly 5.95 occasional higher BUSHEL & 40-45 LB PLASTIC CONTAINERS Pickles     
150-200s 14.95-16.95  occasional higher 200-300s 16.95-18.95  occasional higher
300-400s 16.95-18.95  occasional higher  GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped Long  
Seedless med 12s 5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 sml 12s 5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 22 lb     
cartons Persian med 18.95-22.95 mostly 22.95 sml-med 26.95-28.95 mostly 28.95  
occasional higher and lower sml 26.95-28.95 mostly 28.95 occasional higher and 
lower                                                                          
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide 
range in quality and condition. 1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped 18s   
4.95-8.95 mostly 5.95-6.95 fr qual 2.95-4.95  occasional higher 24s 4.95-8.95  
mostly 5.95-6.95 fr qual 2.95-4.95  occasional higher                          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY CONVENTIONAL RED HEAVY. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET  
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 1  
1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher exlge  
10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95         
occasional higher fr qual 8.95-10.95  occasional higher med 8.95-10.95  fr qual
6.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher sml 6.95-8.95  irreg sz fr qual        
8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 Red irreg sz fr qual 10.95-12.95  1 1/9 bushel cartons  
place pack Green exlge 12.95-14.95 mostly 14.95 occasional higher lge          
12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher 15 lb cartons Red exlge 5.95-7.95   
mostly 5.95-6.95 occasional higher lge 4.95-6.95   GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red
exlge 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 Yellow exlge         
10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 Orange exlge 10.95-12.95   
mostly 10.95 lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95                                        
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in     
price, size and quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons per lb Anaheim lge .45-.50       
occasional higher Jalapeno lge .25-.30 mostly .25 Poblano lge .50-.60 mostly   
.50 occasional higher Serrano lge .25-.35 mostly .30 Yellow Chile lge .40-.45  
mostly .40 occasional higher cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types  
10.95-16.95 mostly 14.95  GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet
Types 10.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags    
Mixed Mini Sweet Types 10.95-20.95                                             
---SQUASH: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and condition. Zucchini medium-large very light. 4/7     
bushel cartons Zucchini sml 5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95-7.95 occasional higher       
sml-med 5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95-7.95 occasional higher med 4.95-6.95 mostly      
5.95-6.95 few 7.95 occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 10.95-12.95 mostly
12.95 occasional higher sml-med 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher med 
8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher Grey sml 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95     
occasional higher sml-med 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher med        
6.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons Zucchini med-lge  
6.95-7.95  occasional higher Yellow Straightneck med-lge 6.95-7.95  occasional 
higher Acorn sml 6.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 med 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 occasional 
higher lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 14.95 occasional higher and lower Butternut sml  
6.95-8.95  med 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 xlge       
6.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher Kabocha med 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 lge  
6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 Spaghetti med 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher  
lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 occasional higher                                 
---TOMATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.  OPEN FIELD 
25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 8.30-8.95   
mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30  5x6 sz 8.30  cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.37-8.95
mostly 7.37-7.95 4x5s 7.39-8.95 mostly 7.39-7.95 5x5s 7.13-7.95 mostly         
7.13-7.15 5x6s 6.64-6.65   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes  
4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30  5x6 sz  
8.30  cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.37-8.95 mostly 7.37-7.95 4x5s 7.39-8.95
mostly 7.39-7.95 5x5s 7.13-7.95 mostly 7.13-7.15 5x6s 6.64-6.65  flats 1 layer 
Vine Ripes 22s 5.95-6.95  occasional higher 25s 5.95-6.95  28s 5.95-6.95  30s  
5.95  32s 5.95  35s 5.07-5.95                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 
OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95 mostly 5.66 20 
lb cartons loose med-lge 9.35-9.95 mostly 9.35  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12   
1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95 mostly 5.66 20 lb cartons loose    
med-lge 9.35-9.95 mostly 9.35                                                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.  
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-8.95  lge 8.30-8.50  med 8.30   
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-8.95  lge 8.30-8.50    
med 8.30                                                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 7.45-11.55 mostly 8.45-9.65 occasional higher and 
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 10.45-12.45  Gold Type 12s          
8.95-12.45                                                                     
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. cartons bunched 48s med 5.00-8.65 mostly 6.05-7.65 occasional lower  
48s sml 4.55-7.65 mostly 5.05-6.45 occasional lower Leeks 12s 9.00-13.85 mostly
10.45-11.65 occasional lower cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag    
6.55-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag     
6.55-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 14.85-20.45        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality. 40 lb     
cartons 18.00-18.50                                                            
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and    
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 occasional 
higher                                                                         

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality. 20 
lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 5.00-6.00  occasional higher and lower   
---CARROTS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide     
range in quality and condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 17.00-20.00 mostly       
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons  
med 6.95-8.95  occasional higher fr qual 5.95-7.95  occasional higher and lower
sml 5.95-6.95  lge 6.95-8.95                                                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 10.95-12.95  occasional higher exlge  
10.95-12.95  occasional higher lge 10.95-12.95  occasional higher med          
9.95-11.95  Red irreg sz fr qual 12.00-12.75  Yellow irreg sz fr qual          
10.00-12.00   GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 8.00-10.25  occasional higher   
exlge 8.00-10.25  occasional higher lge 8.00-8.95  occasional higher Yellow jbo
7.00-8.95 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher exlge 7.00-8.95 mostly 7.00-8.00  
occasional higher lge 6.00-7.00  occasional higher Orange jbo 7.00-8.95  exlge 
7.00-8.95  lge 6.00-7.00                                                       
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and 
size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 13.00-14.00  occasional lower        
Jalapeno 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occasional lower Poblano 12.85-14.50     
mostly 13.50-14.50 Serrano 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occasional lower 8 lb
cartons Habanero 12.00-13.00                                                   
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Wide range in quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes
4x4 sz 8.30-8.95  4x5 sz 8.30-8.95  5x5 sz 8.30-8.50  occasional higher 5x6 sz 
8.30-8.50  occasional higher 6x6 sz 8.30-8.50  cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 
7.37-7.95  occasional higher 4x5s 7.39-7.95  occasional higher 5x5s 7.13-7.50  
occasional higher 5x6s 6.64-6.95   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine
Ripes 4x4 sz 8.30-8.95  4x5 sz 8.30-8.95  5x5 sz 8.30-8.50  occasional higher  
5x6 sz 8.30-8.50  occasional higher 6x6 sz 8.30-8.50  cartons 2 layer Vine     
Ripes 4x4s 7.37-7.95  occasional higher 4x5s 7.39-7.95  occasional higher 5x5s 
7.13-7.50  occasional higher 5x6s 6.64-6.95                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range  
in price, quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids
med-lge 5.66-5.95  20 lb cartons loose med-lge 9.35-9.50   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 
flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95  20 lb cartons loose      
med-lge 9.35-9.50                                                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in    
quality, condition and prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30 
lge 8.30  med 8.30   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge        
8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 lge 8.30  med 8.30                                       

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched 30s 4.95-7.95  60s 6.95-10.95                                  

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb  
cartons Round Green Type med 6.85-6.95                                         
---CELERY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
2 dz 5.05-9.56 mostly 7.15-7.95 2 1/2 dz 5.05-9.56 mostly 7.15-7.95 3 dz       
5.05-9.56 mostly 7.15-7.95 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 10.55-15.15 mostly     
12.55-13.65 ORGANIC cartons 2 1/2 dz 15.85-18.66  cartons film bags Hearts 18s 
16.85-20.66                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.95-9.95  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 7.95-8.95      
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services         
included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 7.95  Red Leaf 24s 6.95-7.95                  
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons 24s 5.95-6.95                                                          
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons bunched Curly 60s 7.95-9.95  Plain 60s 8.95-10.95                      

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN     
 LUIS ARIZONA                                                                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 24S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra    
services included. Very wide range in price. 25 lb film bags topped Red        
11.45-12.45 mostly 12.45 occasional higher and lower cartons bunched Red 24s   
7.95-10.55  occasional higher 48s 8.95-13.55 mostly 10.45-11.45 occasional     
higher                                                                         

SAN ANTONIO-WINTERGARDEN DISTRICT TEXAS                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET RED SLIGHTLY LOWER, GREEN
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med      
11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 Red Type med 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00                 

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.     
cartons bchd 14s 4.85-6.85  occasional lower bchd 18s 5.35-7.35  occasional    
lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 5.00-7.35 mostly 5.00-6.00 occasional lower
Short Trim 6.00-9.85                                                           
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons   
film wrapped White 9s 5.00-6.45  occasional higher and lower 12s 5.00-8.85     
mostly 5.00-6.85 16s 5.00-5.45  occasional higher and lower                    

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.  
25 lb cartons med 10.45-14.15 mostly 10.45-12.75 occasional higher and lower   

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 30S LOWER, 36S SLIGHTLY LOWER,      
12-24S ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Globe 12s 16.55-21.65    
mostly 18.65-20.55 18s 16.55-21.65 mostly 18.55-20.55 24s 17.55-20.55 mostly   
18.55-20.55 30s 12.55-17.55 mostly 12.55-14.65 36s 12.55-15.65 mostly          
12.55-13.65 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 24.00-26.00  18s 25.55-30.00  24s        
24.00-26.00                                                                    

WESTERN ARIZONA                                                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND 9S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. cartons film wrapped 9s 6.45-9.55 mostly 7.15-8.55 12s
7.15-9.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 16s 6.45-8.55 mostly 7.15-7.65 ORGANIC cartons film 
wrapped 12s 12.95-18.95                                                        
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. Harvest curtailed by market conditions. cartons flm lined 24s        
4.55-7.65 mostly 5.45-6.65 occasional lower 24s flmwrpd 5.55-8.65 mostly       
6.45-7.65 occasional lower 30s flmwrpd 6.45-7.95 mostly 6.45-7.45 ORGANIC      
cartons 24s flmwrpd 14.45-18.95  12s flmwrpd 8.95-12.45                        
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. cartons Boston 24s 6.45-9.50 mostly 6.45-7.65 Green Leaf 24s         
5.55-8.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 Red Leaf 24s 5.65-8.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 ORGANIC     
cartons Green Leaf 24s 10.45-15.45  Red Leaf 24s 10.45-16.95                   
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons 24s 5.55-8.50 mostly 6.45-7.65 occasional lower cartons 12   
3-count packages Hearts 8.45-11.55 mostly 9.45-10.56 cartons film lined Hearts 
48s 9.45-12.50 mostly 10.45-11.56 ORGANIC cartons 24s 12.45-15.95  cartons 12  
3-count packages Hearts 10.45-14.95  few 16.55-17.95                           

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 09-FEB-2018                            
                                                                               
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                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: SUPPLY KALE, MUSTARD AND TURNIP TOPS LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD.     
MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s 8.50-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 Kale 
24s 10.00-13.25 mostly 10.00-12.00 Mustard 24s 10.00-13.25  Turnip Tops 24s    
10.00-13.25