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10/24/2014 7:15 AM
By Associated Press

COLUMBIA, SC Friday, October 24, 2014
Farmers Market - Prices to Growers
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE FARMERS MARKET
USDA-SCDA MARKET NEWS
CA—FV001
Columbia Farmers Market - Wholesale prices paid to Growers until 9:00
a.m. for South Carolina grown produce unless otherwise stated. Standard
cartons/crates. Farmers' pack not necessarily USDA grades. Prices
subject to change without notice.
Recorder number: (803)737-5900 Office:(803)737-4497
Internet http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CA—FV001.TXT
SIZES: jbo=jumbo, xlge=extra large, lge=large, med=medium sml=small
VOLUME SYMBOLS: TFQ = Supplies insufficient to quote prices,
VL=very light, F=few, L=light, M=moderate, H=heavy, VH=very heavy
COMMODITY VOL CONTAINERS VARIETY PRICES
BEANS: VL Approx. 27 lb sks Lima Green 18.00-20.00
8 lb bags Shelled Fresh 20.00
BEETS: VL dz bchs Red type 18.00
BROCCOLI: VL 20 lb ctns Crown Cut 18.00
CABBAGE: VL 50 lb ctns Green type Medium 13.00
50 lb sks Green type Large 10.00
CILANTRO: VL ctns bnchd 30s 14.00
CORN,SWEET VL 4 dz crts Yellow/Bi-Color 14.00
White 14.00
CUCUMBERS: VL 1 1/9 buctns Long Greens Sel 17.00
Burpless 16.00
1 1/9 bucrts Pickles Sml-Med 28.00-33.00
DILL WEED: VL 3/4 buctns bnchd 24s 16.00
EGGPLANT: F 1 1/9 buctns/crts Medium/Striped 15.00
VL Large 10.00
F 1/2 bubskts Med/White/Neon 10.00
GRAPES: F 1/2 bubskts Scuppernongs 23.00-28.00
GREENS: VL dz bnchs Collards/Rutabagas 18.00
Turnips/Mustard 15.00-18.00
1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s 12.00
VL 1 1/9 buctns lse Turnip Tops/Mustard 12.00
Creasy type 12.00
OKRA: F 1/2 bubskts Sml-Med 18.00-20.00
Large 10.00-12.00
ONIONS, GREEN: VL 2 dz bnchs Med 10.00
4 dz bnchs Sml 17.00
2 dz bnchs Leeks 20.00-22.00
PEANUTS: F bucrts/sks Green Red Skin 40.00
bucrts/sks Green Jumbo 40.00
VL 1/2 bubskts Green Jumbo 20.00
PEAS,OTHER: F Approx. 27 lb sks Pinkeye 15.00-18.00
Purple Hull 18.00-20.00
VL Field type 18.00-26.00
White Acre 26.00
1/2 bubsksts Purple Hull/Pinkeye 10.00
VL 8 lb bags Shelled Frozen 18.00-23.00
Shelled Fresh 24.00
PEPPERS,BELL: VL 1 1/9 buctns Green Lge/Xlge 15.00-16.00
Green Jbo 18.00
Green Suntan 12.00
Place Pack Green 48s 20.00
1/2 bubskts Green/Red Xlge 12.00
PEPPERS,OTHER: VL 1/2 buctns Banana Hot 12.00
Cubanelle 10.00-12.00
F Finger Hot 15.00
Jalapeno 10.00-12.00
VL Habanero 20.00
VL 1 1/9 buctns Jalapeno 20.00
SPINACH: VL 1.29 bucrts Savoy type 16.00
SQUASH: F 3/4 buctn Crookneck Small 15.00-21.00
Medium 12.00
1/2 buctn Zucchini Small 15.00-16.00
Medium 12.00-14.00
VL Patty Pan Yellow 12.00
SWEET POTATOES: F 40 lb ctns Orange Type
Good Quality Lge 18.00
Fair Quality Med 15.00-18.00
Sml 10.00-15.00
Jumbo 13.00-16.00
VL Red Type
Good Quality Lge 24.00
Fair Quality Med 20.00
Jumbo 20.00
50-60 lbs ctns Orange type 20.00
VL 1/2 bubskts Orange Flesh 10.00-11.00
25 lb ctns Orange Flesh All Sizes 15.00
24 inch bins Orange Flesh 220.00
TOMATOES: VL 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe Turning Red
Large & Extra large 20.00
Red All Sizes 20.00
Green All Sizes 20.00-25.00
WATERMELONS: VL per melon Red Flesh Seedless
10-12 lbs 2.50-3.00
14-16 lbs 3.50
24 inch bins Red Flesh Seeded 45s 120.00
Red Flesh Seedless
45s/60s 150.00
MISC:
DEER CORN: VL busks Cob type 7.00-8.00
STRAW: VL per bale Wheat type 6.00
SUGAR CANE: VL per cane Red Type 1.25-2.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES: F buctns Granny Smith 15.00-18.00
Red Delicious/Rome 14.00-20.00
Golden Delicious 14.00-20.00
Cortland/Jona Gold 17.00-20.00
Fuji/Gala 16.00-20.00
Cameo/Mutsu 17.00-20.00
Winesap/Stayman 14.00-20.00
Arkansas Black 15.00-20.00
VL Gold Rush 18.00
Pink Lady 16.00
Honeycrisp 25.00-30.00
1/2 bubskts Red/Gold/Rome 10.00
12 3-lb flmbgs Gala 22.00
Tray pack Golden/Red Delicious 20.00
Gala 100s 22.00
BANANAS: VL 40 lb ctns #1 17.00
#2 14.00
BEANS: VL buctns Snap type 24.00
KY type/Cranberry type 28.00
Approx. 27 lb sks Lima Green GA 20.00
8 lb bags Shelled Fresh 20.00
BEETS: VL 25 lb sks Red type Topped OH 12.00
CABBAGE: VL 50 lb ctns Green Type Medium 13.00
50 lb sks Green type Medium 12.00
CARROTS: VL 50 lb sks Jumbo MX 16.00
GRAPES: VL 19 lb cntrs Red Seedless 25.00
Red Globe 25.00
OKRA: VL 1/2 bucrts Sml-Med 16.00-18.00
ONIONS,DRY: VL 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo 18.00-20.00
White Jumbo 25.00
16 3-lb sks Yellow Medium 20.00-23.00
25 lb sks Red Jumbo 15.00-18.00
PARSLEY: VL ctns bnchd Flat type 60s 23.00-25.00
PEARS: VL buctns Asian type 35.00
PEAS,OTHER: VL 8 lb bags Shelled Frozen 18.00
PEPPERS,BELL: VL 1 1/9 buctns Red/Yellow type 18.00
PINEAPPLES: VL 1 layer ctns Golden Ripe 7s 12.00
PLUMS: VL 28 lb ctns Black Fair Quality 22.00
Red Fair Quality 22.00
POMEGRANATES: VL 25 lb ctns Wonderful 34sz 25.00
POTATOES: VL 50 lb sks Red A type 13.00-15.00
Red B type 15.00
White A type 15.00
100 10-lb flmbgs White A type 250.00
PUMPKINS: VL 36 in. bins Howden type 120.00-140.00
Pie type 220.00
24 in. bins Mixed Heirlooms 225.00-250.00
Pie type 190.00-200.00
RADISHES: VL 30 6-oz/14 1-lb Red type MI 11.00-11.50
40 lb flmbgs Red type MI 25.00
SQUASH: VL bucts/crts Acorn 18.00
SWEET POTATOES: VL 40 lb ctns Orange type
Good Quality 20.00-22.00
Fair Quality 12.00
Jumbo 13.00-14.00
VL 25 lb ctns Orange Type Jbo 12.00
TOMATOES: F 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe Light Red-Red
Exlge & Jumbo 24.00-26.00
Red 18.00-20.00
VL Green Xlge 24.00-26.00
VL 10 lb flts Heirloom types 16.00
TURNIPS: VL 25 lb filmbgs Purple Top Med-Lge MI 12.00
WATERMELONS: VL per melon Red Flesh Seeded
14-18 lbs 2.50
MISC:
CORN STALKS: VL per bndle 10s 6.00
GOURDS: VL 1/2 bubskts Winged type 16.00
Remarks: These items also available Rice, Cheese, Eggs, Honey, Sliced
Meats, Butter, Flowers, Jams, Ciders, Plants, etc
Web site www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CA—FV001.TXT
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