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5/22/2015 8:30 AM
By Associated Press

COLUMBIA, SC Friday, May 22, 2015
Farmers Market - Prices to Growers
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE FARMERS MARKET
USDA-SCDA MARKET NEWS
CA—FV001
Notice: This report will not be issued Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance
of the Memorial Day holiday, the Columbia State Farmers market will be
open for business.
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
ASPARAGUS: VL 11 lb crts Green type Organic 36.00
BEETS: VL dz bchs Red type 18.00
25 lb sks Red type topped 12.00-14.00
BOK CHOY: VL cntrs 12ct 15.00
BROCCOLI: VL 20 lb ctns Crown Cut 18.00-20.00
CILANTRO: VL ctns bnchd 30s 12.00
CUCUMBERS: VL 1/2 bubskts Pickles Sml 22.00
Medium 20.00
Large 15.00
DILL WEED: VL ctns bnchd 24s 16.00
GREENS: VL dz bnchs Collards 18.00
Turnips/Mustard 18.00
1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s 12.00
Kale 24s Organic Fair 10.00
VL 1 1/9 buctns lse Turnip Tops/Mustard 12.00
Creasy type 12.00
Kale 10.00
NAPPA: VL cntrs 12ct 15.00
NECTARINES: VL 1/2 bubskts Yellow Flesh Fair Cond. 17.00
ONIONS, GREEN: VL 4 dz bnchs Sml 15.00
2 dz bnchs Med 10.00
2 dz bnchs Sweet bulb type 18.00
dz bnchs Leeks 20.00
ONIONS,DRY: VL 50 lb sks Carolina Sweet Med-Lge 25.00
PARSLEY: VL ctns bnchd Flat type 60s 20.00
PEACHES: VL 1/2 bubskts Yellow Flesh 22.00-25.00
1/2 bubskts/ctns Fair Quality 16.00-20.00
PLUMS: VL 1/2 bubskts Green/Red/Black 33.00-35.00
RADISHES: VL ctns bnchd Red type 24s 12.00
SPINACH: VL 1.29 bucrts Savoy type 16.00-18.00
SQUASH: VL 3/4 buctns Crookneck Sml 14.00-18.00
Med 10.00-14.00
1/2 buctns Zucchini Sml 12.00-15.00
Med 10.00
1/2 bubskts Crookneck Sml 12.00-14.00
Medium 10.00-12.00
STRAWBERRIES: VL 8 1-lb cntrs Med-Lge 12.00-13.00
Gallon cntrs Med-Lge 10.00
TURNIPS: VL 25 lb filmbgs Purple Top Med-Lge 12.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES: VL buctns Red Delicious/Rome 18.00
Golden Delicious 18.00
Fuji/Cameo 18.00
Pink Lady 18.00
AVOCADOS: VL 2 layer ctns Hass 60s Fair Quality 28.00
BEANS: VL buctns/crts Round Green type 30.00
BROCCOLI: VL 20 lb ctns 14s CA 20.00
CABBAGE: VL 50 lb ctns Green type Medium 10.00-12.00
CANTALOUPE: VL ctns 9ct 15.00
6ct 10.00
per melon Athena type 1.25-2.00
24 in Bins 110s/120s FL 200.00-220.00
150s FL 160.00-170.00
180s/200s FL 150.00-160.00
CORN,SWEET: VL 4 dz crts Yellow/White 14.00
Bi-Color 14.00
CUCUMBERS: VL 1 1/9 bubskts Pickles Med/Lge 20.00
Small 25.00
1 1/9 buctns Long Greens Select GA 15.00
ctns wrpd Long Seedless type 12s 7.00
EGGPLANT: VL 1 1/9 buctns Medium FL 18.00
GRAPES: VL 18 lb ctns bgd Red Globe 22.00
Red Seedless 20.00
White Seedless Fair Cond.18.00
GREENS: VL dz bnchs Collards 18.00
HONEYDEW: VL flts ctns 5 ct 8.00
Yellow type 4ct 8.00
LETTUCE: VL ctns wrpd Iceberg 24s 25.00
MANGOES: VL 1 layer flts Ataulfo MX 12s 8.00
Tommy Atkins 10s 7.00-8.00
OKRA: VL 1/2 bucrts Medium FL 16.00
ONIONS,DRY: VL 50 lb sks White Jumbo MX 25.00
New Crop Yellow Jbo 18.00
25 lb sks Yellow Jumbo 12.00
16 3-lb sks Yellow Small-Medium 18.00
25 lb sks Red Jumbo 15.00
Vidalia District, GA
10-5 lb sks Medium/Jumbo 26.00-28.00
50 lb sks Jumbo 25.00-28.00
25 lb sks Jumbo 16.00
16 3-lb sks Med-Lge 27.00
PAPAYA: VL 35 lb ctns Maradol 12s 26.00
PEANUTS,GREEN: VL bucrts Virginia type 44.00-46.00
PEPPERS,BELL: VL 1 1/9 buctns Green xlge 15.00
Yellow 20.00
Red Choice 20.00-22.00
Place Pack 48s 24.00-30.00
PEPPERS,OTHER: VL 1 1/9 buctns Jalapeno Xlge 26.00
PINEAPPPLE: VL ctns 7ct 14.00-15.00
POTATOES: VL New Crop Florida
50 lb sks Red A type US 1 16.00
Red A type US 2 14.00
Red B type US 2 17.00
White A type US 2 17.00
White B type US 2 18.00
SWEET POTATOES: VL 40 lb ctns Orange type
Good Quality 17.00-20.00
Fair Quality 11.50-14.00
Jumbo 11.50-14.00
TOMATOES: F 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe Light Red-Red
Exlge & Jumbo 10.00-16.00
Medium & Large 10.00-15.00
Red 10.00-12.00
VL Green 13.00-18.00
4x4 sz MX 17.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE: VL 12 1-pt cntrs Red type 12.00
20 lb ctns Red type 20.00
TOMATOES,PLUM: VL 25 lb ctns Roma type lge 11.00-12.00
WATERMELONS: F per melon Red Flesh Seedless
6-8 lbs 1.50
10-13 lbs 1.50-2.00
14-19 lbs 2.00-3.00
20-25 lbs 4.50-5.00
Red Flesh Seeded
14-16 lbs 2.00-2.50
16-20 lbs 3.00
22-24 lbs 3.50-4.50
24-28 lbs 4.50-5.00
24 inch bins Red Flesh Seeded
28s/35s FL 150.00-175.00
45s FL 140.00
Red Flesh Seedless
60s FL 175.00-185.00
45s FL 150.00-185.00
36s/28s FL 150.00-160.00
ctns Mini Seedless 6ct. HD 7.00
CITRUS:
LEMONS: VL 7/10 buctns 165s Standard 31.00
115s Standard 30.00
ORANGES: VL 7/10 buctns Navel CA 56 22.00
Valencia CA 72s 22.00
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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