BC-USDA-Calif Veggies

10/24/2014 12:45 PM
By Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 24-OCT-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 60
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 85
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 30.00-32.00 PE AIR Green jbo 30.00-32.00 lge 30.00-32.00 std 30.00-32.00
White std 26.00-28.00
---BEANS: MARKET STEADY. bushel cartons/crates CA Fava 38.00-42.00 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 36.00-42.00 few high as 45.00 fr qual 25.00-30.00
---BEETS: MARKET STEADY. cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 11.00-13.00 25 lb
film bags CA Red Type med 12.00-13.00 lge 11.00-12.00 Gold Type med 12.00-12.50
OR Red Type lge 12.00
---BROCCOLI: MARKET STEADY. cartons CA bchd 14s 12.00-13.00 fr qual
10.00-10.50 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 24.00-25.50 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown
Cut 17.00-18.00 fr qual 15.00-15.50
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: MARKET STEADY. 25 lb cartons MX Baja District jbo
20.00-22.00 med 28.00-30.00 cartons 12 12-oz cups film wrapped MX Baja District
med 22.00
---CABBAGE: MARKET GREEN & RED SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. 45 lb cartons
CA Round Green Type med 14.00-15.00 lge 14.00-15.00 Red Type med 20.00-22.00
Savoy Type med-lge 16.00-17.00
---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 occas higher 25
lb sacks loose CA med 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 jbo 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50
cartons bunched CA 24s 16.00-18.00 occas lower cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA
Baby Peeled 15.00-15.50 occas lower 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 12S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 16S STEADY. cartons film wrapped
CA White 12s 19.00-20.00 fr qual 17.00-17.50 16s 17.00-17.50 fr qual
14.00-14.50
---CELERY: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons CA 2 dz 15.00-16.00 fr qual
13.00-13.50 2 1/2 dz 14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50 3 dz 12.00-13.00 fr qual
10.00-10.50
---CORN-SWEET: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons CA Yellow 4 dz 28.00 White 4 dz
28.00-30.00
---CUCUMBERS: MARKET STEADY. 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 20.00-21.00 fr qual
17.00-18.00 ord qual 14.00-15.00 lge 18.00-21.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 cartons MX
36s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00 1 1/9 bushel crates MX Pickles 200-300s
30.00-32.00 22-24 lb cartons MX Baja District Pickles med 15.00-16.00 sml-med
18.00-20.00 sml 18.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Baja District
med 20.00-21.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 ord qual 14.00-15.00 lge 18.00-20.00 fr
qual 14.00-15.00 cartons MX Baja District 36s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00
cartons film wrapped CA Long Seedless 16s few high as 25.00 MX Long Seedless
12s offerings insufficient to quote 22 lb cartons MX Baja District Persian med
20.00-21.00 sml-med 20.00-21.00
---EGGPLANT: MARKET ABOUT STEADY. cartons wrapped CA 18s 15.00-16.00 fr qual
12.00-13.00 poorer quality and condition 5.00-6.00 24s 15.00-16.00 fr qual
12.00-13.00 poorer quality and condition 4.00-5.00 30 lb cartons CA Chinese
med-lge 12.00-15.00 Filipino med 18.00 25 lb cartons CA Italian sml-med 15.00
occas higher Japanese sml-med 23.00-25.00 35 lb cartons CA Thai med 27.00-30.00
mostly 27.00-28.50 white med offerings insufficient to quote Indian sml-med
13.00-15.00
---ENDIVE: MARKET STEADY. cartons CA 24s 11.00-12.00 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 11.00-12.00
---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 9.00-10.00 cartons
bunched CA Collard 24s 15.00-16.00 Kale green 24s 9.00-10.00 Lacinato (Tuscan)
24s 12.00-13.00 Mustard Curly 24s 15.00-16.00 Flat 24s 15.00-16.00 Swiss Chard
12s 11.00-12.00 Mixed Colors 12s 17.00-18.00 Red 12s 11.00-12.00 Turnip Tops
24s 15.00-16.00 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 38.00-40.00 cartons CA Kale,
Multicolor 24s 20.00-21.00
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: MARKET HIGHER. cartons CA 24s 22.00-23.00 fr qual
20.00-20.50 flm lined 24s 18.00-19.00
---LETTUCE-OTHER: MARKET STEADY. cartons CA Boston 24s 17.00-18.00 Green Leaf
24s 12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 Red Leaf 24s 12.00-13.00 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 HIGHER. cartons CA 24s 20.00-21.00 fr qual
17.00-18.50 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 25.00-27.00 fr qual
20.00-21.00
---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 22.00-23.00 sml-med 18.00-20.00
---ONIONS GREEN: MARKET STEADY. cartons bunched CA 48s med 19.00-20.00 48s
sml 16.00-17.00 Bulb Type 24s bulb type 13.00-14.00 MX Baja District 48s med
18.00-20.00 48s sml 15.00-17.00 Bulb Type 24s bulb type 10.00-11.00 CA Leeks
12s 15.00-16.00 MX Baja District Leeks 12s 14.00-15.00
---PARSLEY: MARKET PLAIN HIGHER, CURLY STEADY. cartons bunched CA Curly 60s
15.00-16.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50 Plain 60s 19.00-20.00 fr qual 17.00-17.50
---PARSNIPS: MARKET STEADY. 20 lb film bags loose CA 21.00-22.00 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 21.50 MX Baja
District Snow Peas Decalyxed 21.50 PE BOAT Snow Peas Decalyxed 20.00-24.00
mostly 22.00-24.00 GU BOAT Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 26.00-29.00 occas higher
PE BOAT Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: MARKET STEADY. 1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Green exlge
20.00-21.00 lge 20.00-21.00 med 19.00-20.00 irreg sz 16.00-18.00 fr qual
14.00-15.00 Red exlge 18.00-21.00 lge 16.00-18.00 irreg sz 15.00 fr qual
12.00-13.00 Yellow lge 22.00-26.00 irreg sz 18.00-20.00 fr qual 14.00-16.00
Orange irreg sz 24.00-28.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge 13.00-14.00 irreg sz fr
qual 11.00-12.00 Yellow lge 18.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD
British Columbia CdOne Red lge 14.00-15.00 Yellow lge 15.00-17.00 Orange lge
15.00-19.00 MX Baja District Red lge 11.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 Yellow lge
15.00-16.00 occas low as 11.00 Orange lge 15.00-16.00 occas low as 11.00 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
Anaheim .70-.80 Habanero orange 1.50-1.60 Jalapeno .60-.70 Serrano .50-.60
Yellow Chile .60-.70 MX Baja District Anaheim .75-.85 Habanero orange 1.50-1.60
Jalapeno .65-.75 Serrano .60-.65 Yellow Chile .60-.70 10 lb cartons Local
Repack Anaheim 8.00-9.00 Habanero orange 15.00-16.00 Hungarian Wax 20.00-21.00
Jalapeno 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.50 Manzano 45.00-48.00 few 35.00 Pasilla 7.00-8.50
Serrano 6.50-7.00 Yellow Chile 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50
---PUMPKINS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. 24 inch bins CA Howden Type med 100.00-125.00
mostly 110.00 sml 100.00-125.00 mostly 110.00 36 inch bins CA Howden Type med
135.00
---RADISHES: MARKET STEADY. cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CA Red
13.00-14.00 25 lb film bags topped CA Red 21.00-23.00 MX Baja District Red
21.00-23.00 White 15.00 Black 14.00 cartons bunched CA Red 48s 17.00-18.00 MX
Baja District Red 48s 16.00-18.00
---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 12.00-13.00 cartons
4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA 12.00-13.00 cartons CA Flat bchd 24s 16.00-17.00
---SQUASH: MARKET STEADY. 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml 12.00-13.00
sml-med 12.00-13.00 med 10.00-12.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 18.00-20.00 sml-med
18.00-20.00 med 16.00-18.00 bushel cartons CA Acorn sml-med 12.00-14.00 med-lge
14.00-16.00 few 18.00 Butternut sml-med 12.00-14.00 med-lge 14.00-17.00 mostly
16.00-17.00 Kabocha med 15.00-16.00 lge 17.00-20.00 Spaghetti med-lge
12.00-15.00 few 18.00-21.00 22-26 lb cartons CA Zucchini sml fr qual 10.00
sml-med fr qual 10.00 med fr qual 8.00 Yellow Straightneck sml fr qual 16.00
sml-med fr qual 16.00 med fr qual 14.00 Grey sml 8.00-10.00 sml-med 8.00-10.00
med 7.00-8.00
---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 24.00 fr qual 16.00-18.00 med fr qual 14.00-15.00 flats 2 layer CA Vine
Ripes light red 4x4s 34.00 fr qual 29.00 4x5s 34.00 fr qual 29.00 5x5s 30.00 fr
qual 27.00-28.00 5x6s 30.00 fr qual 27.00-28.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 2
layer MX Baja District Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 27.00-30.00 4x5s 27.00-30.00
5x5s 27.00-30.00 5x6s 27.00-30.00 lugs 3 layer MX Baja District Vine Ripes
light red 6x6s 24.00-27.00 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 12.00 yellow med-lge 30.00
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: MARKET STEADY. flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Red light
red-red 26.00-28.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Baja District
Red light red-red 26.00-28.00 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 25.00-28.00 20 lb cartons
loose MX Baja District light red-red 25.00-28.00
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: MARKET LOWER. ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose
MX Baja District Roma light red-red exlge 18.00-20.00 lge 18.00-20.00 med
16.00-18.00
---TURNIPS: MARKET STEADY. 25 lb film bags CA Purple Top lge 13.00-14.00 med
13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. 10 lb cartons MX Baja District
Salicornia (Sea Bean) 26.00-26.50 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) 10.00-13.00 mostly 13.00
occas higher 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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