BC-USDA-Calif Fruit

5/4/2015 1:00 PM
By Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 04-MAY-2015
Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,
Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.
Phone: (213) 894-3077 Fax: (213) 894-2898
HC—FV010
WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.: Overcast 57
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 74
CITRUS FRUITS
---GRAPEFRUIT: OFFERINGS TEXAS LIGHT. MARKET CALIFORNIA SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE
STAR RUBY 27-40S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 7/10 bushel cartons CA
Shprs 1st Grade Star Ruby 23s 20.50-21.50 27s 20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00
32s 18.00-20.50 mostly 18.00-19.00 36s 18.00-20.50 mostly 18.00-19.00 40s
16.00-18.50 mostly 16.00-17.00 48s 15.00-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 Shprs Choice
Star Ruby 23s 15.50-16.50 27s 15.50-16.50 32s 17.50-18.50 36s 17.50-18.50 40s
14.50-15.50 48s 14.50-15.50 TX Texas Fancy Marked Rio Star 23s 18.00-19.00 27s
18.00-19.00 32s 17.00-18.00 36s 16.50-17.50 40s 15.50-16.50 48s 14.50-15.50 56s
12.00-13.00
---LEMONS: MARKET HIGHER. 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 75s
36.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 occas higher 95s 41.00-43.00 mostly 41.00-42.00
occas higher 115s 42.00-44.00 mostly 42.00-43.00 occas higher 140s 42.00-44.00
mostly 42.00-43.00 165s 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 occas higher 200s
26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occas higher 235s 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00
Shprs Choice 75s 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 95s 33.00-35.00 mostly
33.00-34.00 occas higher 115s 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 occas higher 140s
33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 165s 31.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 occas higher
200s 25.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occas higher 235s one label 24.00-25.00
---LIMES: MARKET LOWER. 40 lb containers MX Seedless Type 110s fr appear
24.00-26.00 150s fr appear 24.00-26.00 175s 24.00-30.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 200s
22.00-26.00 occas higher/lower 230s 15.00-19.00 occas higher 250s 14.00-16.00
35-36 lb cartons MX Seeded Types 300s 15.00-18.00 500s fr qual 7.00-8.00 600s
13.00 fr qual 7.00-8.00
---MISC CITRUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. 1/2 cartons CA Blood Orange Moro 48s
25.00-26.00 68s 25.00-26.00 Sanguinelli 68s 22.00 10 lb cartons CA Kumquats
21.00-25.00 Local Repack Meyer Lemon med 18.00-20.00 occas higher/lower
---ORANGES: OFFERINGS TEXAS VALENCIA VERY LIGHT. MARKET CALIFORNIA NAVEL
SHIPPERS CHOICE 48-72S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 7/10 bushel cartons CA
Shprs 1st Grade Navel 40s 15.00-16.00 48s 18.50-20.50 mostly 18.50-19.50 occas
higher 56s 19.50-21.50 mostly 19.50-20.50 occas higher 72s 19.50-21.50 mostly
19.50-20.50 occas higher 88s 19.50-20.50 113s 20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00
138s 20.50-21.50 Valencia 48s 20.50-21.50 56s 20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00
72s 20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00 88s 19.00-20.50 mostly 19.00-20.00 113s
20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00 138s 20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00 Shprs Choice
Navel 48s 14.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 56s 14.00-15.00 72s 14.50-15.50 88s
16.00-17.00 113s 17.50-18.50 138s 17.50-18.50 Valencia 48s 14.50-15.50 56s
14.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 72s 14.50-16.00 mostly 14.50-15.50 88s
17.50-18.50 113s 19.00-20.50 mostly 19.00-20.00 138s 19.00-20.50 mostly
19.00-20.00 TX U.S. Combination Valencia 64s 21.00-22.00 72s 19.00-21.00 mostly
19.00-20.00 occas higher 88s 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas higher
---TANGERINES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. 1/2 bushel cartons CA Golden Nugget col
24.00 Pixie jbo 29.00-30.00 lge 35.00-36.00 25 lb cartons CA W. Murcott Afourer
jbo 25.50-26.50
BERRIES
---BLUEBERRIES: MARKET CALIFORNIA 6 OZ CUPS WITH LIDS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS
ABOUT STEADY. flats 12 4.4-oz cups with lids CA lge 16.00 flats 12 6-oz cups
with lids CA med-lge 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occas higher MX med-lge
16.00-18.00 one label higher PE med 16.00
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. flats 12 6-oz cups
with lids MX Blackberries lge 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 fr cond 8.00-10.00
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. flats 12 6-oz cups with
lids CA Oxnard District California Red lge 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00
Salinas-Watsonville California Red lge 20.00-22.00 MX Red lge 24.00-26.00 (one
label)
---STRAWBERRIES: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. flats 12 1-pt
baskets CA Salinas-Watsonville California med-lge 16.00-18.00 Santa Maria
California med-lge offerings insufficient to quote flats 8 1-lb containers with
lids CA Oxnard District California med 10.00-12.00 Salinas-Watsonville
California med-lge 14.00-16.00 occas higher Santa Maria California med-lge
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 flats 4 1-lb containers with lids CA
Salinas-Watsonville California With Stems exlge 20.00-22.00 Santa Maria
California With Stems exlge 18.00-20.00
MELONS
---CANTALOUPS: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 1/2 cartons CA
Imperial Valley California 9s 18.00 (one label) 12s 18.00 (one label) CR BOAT
12s 12.00-13.00 GU BOAT 9s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 12s 12.00-14.00
mostly 12.00-13.00 HD BOAT 9s 12.00-13.00 12s 12.00 MX 9s 11.00-13.00 15s 14.00
fr cond 9.00-10.00 oversized 1/2 cartons CR BOAT 9s (6 size) 13.00 HD BOAT 9s
(6 size) 12.00-13.00 flat cartons GU BOAT 9s (6 size) 12.00-14.00 mostly
12.00-13.00 occas higher
---HONEYDEWS: MARKET STEADY. 2/3 cartons MX 5s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00
occas higher 6s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas higher few low as 10.00 8s
3.00-5.50 occas higher
---WATERMELONS: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons per lb MX Red Flesh Seedless
Type 4s .26 5s .22-.26 occas higher flat cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless
Miniature 6s 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher fr cond 7.00-9.00 8s
11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 fr cond 7.00-9.00 9s 12.00-14.00 24 inch bins
per lb MX Red Flesh Seeded Type 30s .16-.18 Red Flesh Seedless Type 30s .16-.18
45s .20-.22 80s .14
NON-CITRUS FRUITS
---APPLES: MARKET STEADY. cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 56s
15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00 occas higher fineappear 18.00 64s 14.00-15.00
fineappear 18.00 72s 14.00-15.00 occas higher fineappear 18.00 80s 14.00-15.00
occas higher 88s 14.00-15.00 occas higher fineappear 18.00 100s 14.00-16.00
mostly 14.00 occas higher fineappear 18.00 113s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 occas
higher 125s 20.00-22.00 138s 22.00 163s 22.00 Golden Delicious 56s 20.00 64s
18.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-22.00 fineappear 26.00 72s 18.00-22.00 mostly
18.00-20.00 occas higher fineappear 24.00-26.00 80s 18.00-22.00 mostly
18.00-20.00 occas higher 88s 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occas higher
fineappear 22.00 100s 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fineappear 22.00 113s
18.00-20.00 fineappear 22.00 125s 18.00-20.00 occas higher/lower fineappear
22.00 138s fineappear 22.00 Fuji 48s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fineappear
23.00-25.00 56s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few high as 24.00 64s
21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 few low as 15.00 72s 22.00-26.00 mostly
23.00-24.00 occas higher/lower 80s 20.00-22.00 88s 22.00-25.00 100s 20.00-26.00
mostly 20.00-24.00 113s 20.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 125s 22.00-24.00 138s
23.00-25.00 163s 24.00-25.00 few low as 22.00 Granny Smith 56s 21.00-23.00
mostly 21.00 occas higher 64s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 72s 22.00-24.00
occas higher 88s 22.00-24.00 occas higher few low as 15.00 100s 22.00-26.00
mostly 22.00-24.00 few 27.00 few low as 15.00 113s 22.00-26.00 occas
higher/lower 125s 20.00-25.00 mostly 22.00 few high as 27.00 138s 20.00-25.00
mostly 22.00 occas higher 163s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 occas higher Gala 56s
22.00-24.00 64s 20.00-23.00 few low as 17.00 72s 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00
few low as 17.00 80s 20.00-22.00 few low as 17.00 88s 20.00-23.00 mostly
20.00-22.00 few low as 18.00 100s 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 113s 20.00-22.00
mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher/lower 125s 20.00-22.00 138s 20.00-23.00 163s
22.00-23.00 198S 26.00 Braeburn 72s 22.00-24.00 fineappear 33.00-35.00 88s
14.00 100s 15.00 Rome 80s 16.00 Jonagold 64s 15.00-18.00 88s 18.00 113s 18.00
Ambrosia 72s 37.00 Honeycrisp 88s 30.00 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 64s 38.00
fineappear 45.00 72s 38.00 U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 72s 10.00 Fuji 64s 15.00
72s 15.00-18.00 100s 15.00 Granny Smith 56s 15.00-18.00 occas higher/lower 64s
15.00-18.00 occas higher/lower 72s 15.00-18.00 80s 16.00 88s 18.00-20.00 100s
21.00-21.50 Gala 64s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 72s 20.00 88s 18.00-19.00
100s 18.00-19.00 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 88s 18.00 WAFcy Red Delicious 100s 18.00
163s 20.00 Golden Delicious 100s 20.00-22.00 Fuji 72s 18.00 100s 17.00-18.00
Gala 56s 20.00 80s 18.00-19.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags WA WAExFcy Red
Delicious 2 1/2" min 17.00 occas higher Fuji 2 1/2" min 22.00-24.00 few low as
20.00 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min 22.00-24.00 occas lower Gala 2 1/2" min 20.00
occas high as 22.00 2 1/4" min 15.00
---APRICOTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. cartons 2 layer tray pack CA San Joaquin Valley
California Poppycot 72s 38.00-40.00 80s 33.00 cartons 3 layer tray pack CA San
Joaquin Valley California Spring Gold 126s fr qual 20.00 162s fr qual
20.00-22.00 occas higher 24 lb cartons loose CA San Joaquin Valley California
Poppycot #8 fr qual 24.00 occas higher #10 33.00 Spring Gold #10 fr qual
20.00-22.00 occas higher/lower Interspecific Type Kylese-Cot #10 fr qual 24.00
---AVOCADOS: MARKET STEADY. cartons 2 layer CA Hass 48s 39.00-42.00 mostly
40.00-41.00 occas higher 60s 30.00-32.00 occas higher MX Hass 48s 40.00-42.00
mostly 40.00-41.00 60s 28.00-30.00 occas higher few including fair condition
low as 26.00 cartons loose CA Hass 70s offerings insufficient to quote 84s
19.00-20.00 MX Hass 84s 17.00-19.00 occas higher
---BANANAS: MARKET STEADY. 40 lb cartons EC BOAT 17.00-18.00 mostly
17.00-17.50 few second labels 15.00-16.00 GU BOAT 17.00-18.00 mostly
17.00-17.50 few second labels low as 16.00 HD BOAT 14.00 MX 13.00 one label
18.00 40 lb cartons institutional pack EC BOAT petite 16.50-17.50 mostly
16.50-17.00 GU BOAT petite 16.50-17.50 mostly 16.50-17.00 20 lb cartons CB BOAT
Manzano 15.50-16.00 occas higher EC BOAT Red 12.00 GU BOAT Manzano 16.00 15 lb
cartons EC BOAT Baby 10.00-12.00
---CHERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. 16 lb cartons 12 film bags CA San Joaquin
Valley California Coral Champagne 11 1/2 row sz & lgr 20.00-25.00 12 row sz &
lgr 20.00-25.00 18 lb cartons CA San Joaquin Valley California Brooks no sz mkd
ord qual 16.00-20.00 (Exceeds tolerance for doubles) Coral Champagne no sz mkd
ord qual 16.00-20.00 occas higher (Exceeds tolerance for doubles)
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. cartons 1 layer CA Apple Pears Shinko 9s
8.00 11 lb cartons loose CA Dates Medjool lge 28.00-32.00 occas higher cartons
1 layer CL BOAT Apple Pears Hosui 12s 15.00-16.00 14s 14.00 16s 12.00-14.00
flat cartons EC AIR Pepino 15s 15.50-16.00 16s 15.50-16.00 20s 15.50-16.00
cartons 1 layer SK BOAT Apple Pears Singo 7s 18.00-19.00 occas higher 8s 18.00
9s 18.00 10s 16.00-16.50 11s 15.00 cartons 1 layer tray pack CA Kiwano 11s
42.50 12s 42.50 NZ AIR Kiwano 11s 36.00 12s 36.00 Passion Fruit 28s 40.00
30-42s 40.00 flats 1 layer CA Feijoa 30-32s 35.00 34-36s 35.00 Coachella Valley
California Figs Black Mission 40s 48.00 42s 48.00 44s 48.00 48s 48.00 Brown
Turkey 30s 38.00 35s 38.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CL BOAT Quince Pineapple
20s 40.00 8 lb cartons TW Carambola - Star Fruit 12s 18.00 occas higher 16s
18.00 occas higher 18s 18.00 occas higher 8.5 kg cartons wrapped CQ BOAT Apple
Pears Fragrant 54s 18.00 few higher 18 kg containers wrapped CQ BOAT Apple
Pears Yali 72s 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occas higher 13 lb cartons MX
Guava 14.00-16.00 16 lb cartons MX Guava 22.00
---GRAPES: MARKET PERLETTE LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. 18 lb containers bagged CA
Coachella Valley California Perlette sml-med 36.00 Flame Seedless sml-med
28.00-30.00 CL BOAT Thompson Seedless exlge 22.00-24.00 fineappear 32.00 lge
18.00-20.00 occas higher fineappear 30.00-32.00 occas higher med-lge
13.00-16.00 occas higher/lower Crimson Seedless exlge 24.00-28.00 mostly
24.00-26.00 lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 occas higher Red Globe exlge 20.00
Autumn Royal exlge 28.00-30.00 lge 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 MX Perlette sml-med
36.00 PE Red Globe exlge 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00
---KIWIFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT. flats 1 layer Local Repack Hayward 27s 10.00
33s 8.00 flats 12 4.4-oz cups with lids NZ AIR Kiwi Berries (Baby Kiwi) 34.00 9
kg (19.8 lb) containers loose CL BOAT Hayward 39 sz 18.00-19.00 42 sz
18.00-19.00 IT Hayward 25 sz 24.00-26.00 occas higher 27 sz 22.00-23.00 few
24.00-26.50 36 sz 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas higher 39 sz 18.00-19.00
occas higher NZ BOAT Hayward 25 sz 27.50 36 sz 25.50
---MANGOES: OFFERINGS ATAULFO LIGHT. MARKET MEXICO TOMMY ATKINS 8S SLIGHTLY
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. flats 1 layer GU BOAT Tommy Atkins 8s 4.75 9s
4.50-4.75 10s 4.25-4.50 12s 4.00-4.50 Ataulfo 16s 5.00 20s 4.50 24s 4.50 MX
Tommy Atkins 6s 5.00-6.00 7s 5.00-6.00 8s 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 9s
4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 10s 4.50-5.00 12s 4.25-4.50 occas higher Ataulfo 14s
8.50-9.00 occas higher 16s 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 occas higher
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. Primary yellow varieties are Honey May and Zee
Fire. cartons 2 layer tray pack CA San Joaquin Valley California Various Yellow
Flesh Varieties 48s 40.00 occas higher 56s 38.00-40.00 64s 38.00 Various White
Flesh Varieties 64s 32.00 25 lb cartons loose CA San Joaquin Valley California
Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 64 sz fr qual 24.00 occas higher 72 sz fr qual
22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 72 sz 26.00
---PAPAYA: MARKET STEADY. 10 lb cartons HI AIR Solo Type Yellow Flesh 9s
20.00-23.00 occas higher 10s 18.00-22.50 occas higher 11s 18.00-22.50 occas
higher/lower 30-35 lb cartons BZ Maradol Type 18.00-20.00 MX Maradol Type
18.00-20.00 occas higher few low as 16.00
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. cartons 2 layer tray pack CA San Joaquin Valley
California Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 48-50s 45.00 Various White Flesh
Varieties 56s 36.00-38.00 occas higher 25 lb cartons loose CA San Joaquin
Valley California Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 72 sz fr qual 22.00-24.00
occas higher 80 sz fr qual 22.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 48 sz fr qual
26.00 64 sz fr qual 24.00 occas higher 72 sz 26.00 fr qual 22.00-24.00
---PEARS: MARKET STEADY. 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One D'Anjou 80s
30.00 occas lower 90s 30.00 100s 30.00 few low as 28.00 110s 28.00-30.00 occas
higher 120s 27.00-29.00 occas lower Bosc 135s 22.00-24.00 WAFcy Bosc 70s 23.00
few low as 20.00 80s 20.00 110s 20.00 135s 20.00 occas higher 2/5 bushel
cartons wrapped WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou 40s 18.00-19.00 45s 18.00-19.00 18 kg
cartons tray pack CL BOAT Packham Triumph 80 sz 32.00 18 kg containers tray
pack wrapped CL BOAT Burre Bosc 80s 33.00 90s 33.00 100s 27.00
---PINEAPPLES: MARKET STEADY. cartons 1 layer CR BOAT golden ripe 5s
12.00-14.00 occas higher 6s 12.00-14.00 occas higher 7s 12.00-14.00 occas
higher MX golden ripe 6s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 7s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00
SF Baby Type 10s 28.00 12s 28.00
---PLANTAINS: MARKET STEADY. 50 lb cartons CB BOAT 27.00 EC BOAT 23.00-25.00
mostly 23.00-24.00 occas higher EL BOAT 26.00-27.00
ORGANIC
NON-CITRUS FRUITS
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons EC BOAT 23.00-24.50 occas higher PE BOAT 23.00


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