BC-USDA-Calif Veggies

9/30/2014 10:45 AM
By Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 30-SEP-2014
Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,
Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.
Phone: (213) 894-3077 Fax: (213) 894-2898
WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.: CLEAR 64
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 78
HC—FV020
VEGETABLES
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. cartons CA Globe Thorned 18s 36.00 24s 34.00
30s 20.00 36s 20.00 lge lse 30.00 med lse 40.00 sml lse 42.00 Thornless 12s
14.00 18s 18.00
---ASPARAGUS: MARKET STEADY. 11 lb cartons bunched MX Green exlge 30.00-32.00
lge 28.00-30.00 PE AIR Green lge 28.00 std 28.00 BOAT Green jbo 30.00-32.00
exlge 30.00-32.00 lge 28.00-30.00 std 26.00-28.00 sml 18.00-20.00 White lge
18.00
---BEANS: MARKET STEADY. bushel cartons/crates CA Fava 44.00-48.00 10 lb
cartons CA Wax Type Yellow 35.00-40.00 MX Baja District Haricot Vert (French
Type) Offerings insufficient to quote 30 lb cartons CA Round Green Type
Handpicked 36.00-38.00 few 40.00-42.00 fr qual 28.00-32.00
---BEETS: MARKET STEADY. cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 12.00-12.50 25 lb
film bags CA Red Type med 12.00-12.50 lge 12.00-12.50 Gold Type med 12.00-12.50
OR Red Type lge 12.00-12.50
---BROCCOLI: MARKET CROWN CUT LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. cartons CA bchd 14s
17.00-18.00 occas 19.00 fr qual 15.00-15.50 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s
24.00-25.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 21.00-22.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: 25 lb cartons MX Baja District jbo 22.00 med 31.00
cartons 12 12-oz cups film wrapped MX Baja District med 22.00
---CABBAGE: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type med
21.00-23.00 sml 19.00-21.00 lge 22.00-23.00 Red Type med 20.00-21.00 sml
18.00-19.00 Savoy Type med-lge 12.00-13.00
---CARROTS: MARKET STEADY. sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 14.00-15.00
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 14.00-15.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA
med-lge 14.00-15.00 50 lb sacks loose CA Juice Type 7.50-8.50 25 lb sacks loose
CA med 8.00-9.00 jbo 7.50-8.50 cartons bunched CA 24s 15.00-16.00 cartons 20
1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 15.00-15.50 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby
Peeled 19.50-21.00 containers 40 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.50 cartons 15
2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 19.00
---CAULIFLOWER: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons film wrapped CA White 12s
20.00-21.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 16s 19.00-20.00 fr qual 16.00-17.00
---CELERY: MARKET STEADY. cartons CA 2 dz 15.00-16.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50 2
1/2 dz 13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50 3 dz 13.00-14.00
---CORN-SWEET: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons CA Yellow 4 dz Offerings
insufficient to qoute White 4 dz 25.00-27.00
---CUCUMBERS: MARKET STEADY. 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 27.00-28.00 fr qual
24.00-25.00 ord qual 18.00-20.00 lge 27.00-28.00 cartons MX 36s 13.00-14.00 1
1/9 bushel crates MX Pickles 200-300s 30.00 22-24 lb cartons MX Baja District
Pickles med 15.00-16.00 sml-med 17.00-18.00 sml 17.00-18.00 40 lb cartons CA
Pickles sml-med 28.00 GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Baja District med
30.00-32.00 fr qual 27.00-28.00 ord qual 24.00-25.00 lge 28.00-30.00 cartons MX
Baja District 36s 15.00-16.00 cartons film wrapped CA Long Seedless 16s
17.00-18.00 MX Long Seedless 12s 7.00-8.00 16s fr qual 10.00-12.00 22 lb
cartons MX Baja District Persian med 15.00-16.00 sml-med 18.00-20.00
---EGGPLANT: MARKET STEADY. cartons wrapped CA 18s 14.00-15.00 occas high as
18.00 fr qual 8.00-9.00 24s 13.00-14.00 occas high as 17.00 fr qual 7.00-8.00
25 lb cartons CA Chinese med-lge 12.50 30 lb cartons CA Chinese med-lge
13.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 Filipino med 15.00-18.00 25 lb cartons CA Italian
sml-med 26.00-28.00 Japanese sml-med 27.00-28.00 35 lb cartons CA Thai med
22.50-27.00 mostly 27.00 white med 29.00-30.00 Indian sml-med 15.00-18.00
mostly 15.00-16.50
---ENDIVE: MARKET STEADY. cartons CA 24s 12.00-13.00 10 lb cartons CA Witloof
17.00 8 lb cartons CA Witloof Red Type 12s 35.00 5 kg containers BL AIR Witloof
18.00-18.50
---ESCAROLE: MARKET STEADY. cartons CA 24s 12.00-13.00
---GARLIC: MARKET STEADY. 30 lb cartons MX Baja District White super col
60.00 col 57.00 super jbo 54.00 exjbo 49.50 jbo 46.50 10 lb cartons CA Elephant
col 27.50
---GREENS: MARKET STEADY. crates bunched CA Dandelion 12s 9.00-9.50 cartons
bunched CA Collard 24s 15.00-15.50 Kale green 24s 9.00-9.50 Lacinato (Tuscan)
24s 12.00-13.00 Mustard Curly 24s 15.00-15.50 Flat 24s 15.00-15.50 Swiss Chard
12s 10.00-11.00 Mixed Colors 12s 17.00-18.00 Red 12s 10.00-11.00 Turnip Tops
24s 15.00-15.50 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 34.00 cartons CA Kale, Multicolor
24s 14.00-15.00
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. cartons CA 24s 21.00-22.00 fr
qual 19.00-19.50
---LETTUCE-OTHER: MARKET RED LEAF LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. cartons CA Boston 24s
17.00-18.00 Green Leaf 24s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50 Red Leaf 24s
12.00-12.50 fr qual 10.00-10.50 flats 1 layer CA Frisee 24s 16.00-16.50 12s
10.00-10.50 2 lb cartons CA Lolla Rossa 24s 6.50 Red Oak Leaf 24s 6.50 Green
Oak Leaf 24s 6.50 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 5.75-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas
higher cartons 3 1-lb film bags CA Mesculin Mix 6.50-7.50
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons CA 24s 18.00-19.00 fr qual
16.00-16.50 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 22.00-23.00 fr qual
17.00-18.00 cartons film lined CA Hearts 48s 30.00-31.00
---MUSHROOMS: MARKET STEADY. 10 lb cartons CA Cremini 20.00-22.00 CD White
lge 18.00 med 15.50-16.00 sml 15.50-16.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50 PA White lge
18.00-19.00 med 16.00-17.00 sml 15.00-17.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50 UT White lge
18.00 med 15.50-16.00 sml 15.50-16.00 5 lb cartons per lb CA Shiitake 5.00-5.25
occas lower fr qual 4.00-4.50 Oyster 4.00-4.20 occas lower Portobella lge
3.00-3.50 mostly 3.25-3.50 med 3.25-3.50 Woodear 2.00 cartons 12 1-lb trays
film wrapped CA White Sliced 11.50-12.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped CA
White 11.50-12.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CA White 12.00-13.50
---OKRA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. 20 lb crates CA sml 18.00-20.00 sml-med 15.00-16.00
---ONIONS GREEN: MARKET BUNCHED 48S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. cartons
bunched CA 48s med 18.00-20.00 48s sml 13.00-16.00 Bulb Type 24s bulb type
14.00 MX Baja District 48s med 18.00-20.00 48s sml 13.00-16.00 Bulb Type 24s
bulb type 10.00-11.00 CA Leeks 12s 15.00-16.00 few 18.00 MX Baja District Leeks
12s 12.00-13.00
---PARSLEY: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 16.00-17.00 fr
qual 14.00-14.50 Plain 60s 16.00-17.00 fr qual 14.00-14.50
---PARSNIPS: MARKET STEADY. 20 lb film bags loose CA 21.50-22.00 occas high
as 24.00 sacks 12 1-lb film bags CA 19.00-21.00 sacks 18 1-lb film bags CA
19.00-21.00
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. bushel crates CA English 60.00 occas high as
65.00 10 lb cartons CA Santa Maria California Snow Peas Decalyxed 24.00-28.00
GU BOAT Snow Peas Decalyxed 28.00-30.00 MX Baja District Snow Peas Decalyxed
24.50 GU BOAT Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 42.00 PE BOAT Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed
42.00-45.00
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: MARKET STEADY. 1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Green exlge
14.00-15.00 lge 13.00-14.00 med 12.00-13.00 irreg sz 10.00-11.00 fr qual
8.00-9.00 Red exlge 22.00-24.00 lge 20.00-21.00 irreg sz 15.00-16.00 few 18.00
fr qual 10.00-12.00 Yellow lge 24.00-26.00 irreg sz 18.00-20.00 fr qual
14.00-15.00 few low as 10.00 Orange irreg sz 26.00-28.00 15 lb cartons CA Red
exlge 13.00-14.00 irreg sz fr qual 11.00-11.50 Yellow lge 18.00-20.00
GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD British Columbia CdOne Red lge 14.00-15.00
Yellow lge 16.00-17.00 Orange lge 18.00-19.00 MX Baja District Red lge
13.00-14.00 Yellow lge 15.00-16.00 Orange lge 17.00-18.00 NL AIR Red lge
22.00-23.00 Yellow lge 22.00-23.00 Orange lge 22.00-23.00
---PEPPERS, OTHER: MARKET STEADY. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates per lb CA
Fresno red 1.50 Manzano 3.50-3.80 Pasilla .75-.80 MX Baja District Anaheim
.70-.80 Habanero orange 1.20-1.30 Jalapeno .45-.50 Serrano .50-.60 Yellow Chile
.60-.65 10 lb cartons Local Repack Anaheim 8.00-9.00 Habanero orange
14.00-15.00 Hungarian Wax 20.00-21.00 Jalapeno 6.00-6.50 Manzano 45.00-48.00
Pasilla 8.00-9.00 Serrano 7.00-8.00 Yellow Chile 7.00-8.00
---PUMPKINS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. 24 inch bins CA Howden Type med 100.00-125.00
sml 100.00-125.00
---RADISHES: MARKET STEADY. cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CA Red
14.00-15.00 25 lb film bags topped CA Red 25.00-26.00 MX Baja District Red
24.00-26.00 White 15.00 Black 14.00 OR Red 26.00 cartons bunched CA Red 48s
17.00-18.00 MX Baja District Red 48s 15.00-16.00
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS LIGHT. OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons WA U.S. One lge 35.00
---RUTABAGAS: MARKET STEADY. 25 lb film bags CA lge 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00
med 22.00-24.00 mostly 24.00
---SPINACH: MARKET STEADY. cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA 12.00-13.50 cartons
4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA 12.00-13.00 cartons CA Flat bchd 24s 20.00-21.00 fr
qual 17.00-18.00
---SQUASH: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml 26.00
sml-med 26.00 med 24.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 30.00 sml-med 30.00 med 28.00
bushel cartons CA Acorn sml-med 12.00-14.00 med-lge 14.00-16.00 Butternut
sml-med 11.00-13.00 med-lge 14.00-17.00 Kabocha med 15.00-16.00 lge 17.00-20.00
Spaghetti med-lge 12.00-15.00 few high as 18.00 22-26 lb cartons CA Zucchini
sml 21.00-22.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 sml-med 21.00-22.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 med
20.00-21.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 24.00-25.00 sml-med
24.00-25.00 med 22.00-24.00 Grey sml 12.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 sml-med
12.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 med 10.00-12.00 fr qual 8.00-8.50
---SWEET POTATOES: MARKET STEADY. 40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Orange Types
24.00-26.00 Red Types 22.50-26.00 White Types 28.00-30.00 occas 26.00 Japanese
Types 21.00-26.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med 15.00-18.50 mostly 18.00 jbo
18.00-21.00 occas lower Red Types med 22.50-26.00 jbo 16.00-18.00 White Types
med 12.00-14.00 jbo 13.00-14.00
---TOMATOES: MARKET STEADY. 25 lb cartons loose CA Mature Greens light red
xlge 12.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 Vine Ripes light red 5x5 sz 12.00 flats 2 layer
CA Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 4x5s
13.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 5x5s 11.00-12.00 fr qual 9.00-9.50 5x6s
11.00-12.00 fr qual 9.00-9.50 lugs 3 layer CA Vine Ripes light red 6x6s
13.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 2 layer MX Baja
District Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 14.00-15.00 4x5s 13.00-14.00 5x5s
11.00-12.00 5x6s 11.00-12.00 lugs 3 layer MX Baja District Vine Ripes light red
6x6s 13.00-14.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Baja
District Vine Ripes orange med-lge 30.00 10 lb cartons MX Baja District Vine
Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 10.00-12.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine
CA Vine Ripes red med-lge 7.00-8.00 sml-med 6.00 yellow med-lge 30.00
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: MARKET STEADY. flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Red light
red-red 12.00-13.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt
baskets MX Baja District Red light red-red 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 flats 12
1/2-pt cups with lids MX Baja District Pear Type red 37.50 yellow 37.50
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: MARKET STEADY. ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt
containers with lids MX Baja District light red-red 12.00-13.00 20 lb cartons
loose MX Baja District light red-red 15.00-16.00 fr cond 9.00-10.00
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: MARKET STEADY. 25 lb cartons loose CA Roma light
red-red exlge 17.00-18.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 lge 16.00-18.00 fr qual
13.00-14.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Baja District Roma light
red-red exlge 17.00-18.00 lge 17.00-18.00 med 15.00-16.00
---TURNIPS: MARKET STEADY. 25 lb film bags CA Purple Top lge 12.00-13.00 few
14.00 med 13.00-14.00
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. 10 lb cartons MX Baja District
Salicornia (Sea Bean) 21.00-22.00 5 lb film bags CA Alfalfa Sprouts 10.00-11.00
mostly 10.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages CA Alfalfa Sprouts 9.00-10.00 40 lb
containers MX Baja District Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 1
layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 10.00 12s 12.00 Treviso 12s 18.00 cartons 12
2.5-oz cups with lids CA Radish Sprouts 7.00-8.50
ORGANIC
VEGETABLES
---CARROTS: 25 lb sacks loose CA med 18.00-19.00 jbo 18.00-19.00
---LETTUCE-OTHER: 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.00
---MUSHROOMS: 5 lb cartons CA Shiitake 25.00-26.00 fr qual 19.00 Oyster
15.00-16.00 cartons 12 3.5-oz packages per pkg CA Beech (Honshimeji) brown 2.00
white 2.00
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX Baja
District Pear Type red 37.50 yellow 37.50 Heirloom Varieties 37.50


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