Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 16-MAY-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Wednesday, May 16, 2018                                                                           
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to                                                                              
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. Wide range in prices 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo 
24.75-26.75  few low as 20.75 exlge 26.75-29.75 mostly 26.75 few low as 20.75  
occasional higher lge 22.75-26.75 mostly 24.75-25.75 occasional higher std     
24.75-26.75 mostly 24.75-25.75 occasional higher                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Extra services         
included. 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green lge 24.75-28.75 mostly 24.75-26.75
occasional higher std 24.75-28.75 mostly 24.75-26.75 occasional higher         

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.
5 lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00      
---OKRA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. HONDURAS 1/2   
bushel cartons/crates med-lge 12.00-14.00 mostly 14.00  Indian type  mostly    
13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00                                                       
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.          
GUATEMALA. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 17.00-18.00  occas higher Sugar   
Snap Peas Decalyxed 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher                

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via   
air and boat 11 lb cartons bunched jbo 22.00-23.00  occas lower lge 19.75-22.50
std 19.75-21.50  sml 16.00-16.75  white lge 22.00-22.75  occas higher std      
22.00-22.75  occas higher                                                      

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes  
palletizing and precooling. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet fields.  
bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked 16.35-20.85 mostly           
18.35-20.35 Machine Picked 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-14.35                      
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and  
precooling. Some early harvest curtailed due to wet fields. wirebound crates   
Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25  White 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25  Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 11.25     
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY WAXED LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes   
palletizing and precooling. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet fields. 1
1/9 bushel cartons/crates Pickles 150-200s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-18.90 occas
lower 200-300s 20.90-24.90 mostly 23.90-24.50 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons med   
12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-14.35 fr qual 7.35-8.85 mostly 7.35-8.35 few lower    
cartons 24s 5.00-6.85 mostly 5.00-5.35                                         
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET MEDIUM ABOUT STEADY, FAIR QUALITY     
LOWER. Includes palletizing and precooling. Medium are wrapped. Few shipped    
with price to be determined at destination. Some harvest curtailed due to rain 
or wet fields. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 6.35-8.85 mostly 7.35-8.35 fr qual     
4.00-6.85 mostly 4.00-5.35                                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET ABOUT       
STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. Most shipments are for previous   
commitments or prebooked sales. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet      
fields. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 28.35-28.85 mostly 28.35 few lower exlge
28.35-28.85 mostly 28.35 few lower lge 26.35-26.85 mostly 26.35 few lower med  
24.35-24.85 mostly 24.35 few lower irreg sz fr qual 24.35-24.85 mostly 24.35   
few lower                                                                      
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and precooling. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet fields. 1/2 bushel   
cartons Hungarian Wax 6.35-7.85 mostly 6.35 few lower 1 1/9 bushel cartons     
Cubanelles 8.35-12.85 mostly 8.35-10.35 Hungarian Wax 8.35-10.85 mostly 10.35  
Jalapeno 16.35-18.85 mostly 16.35-18.35 Long Hot 7.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.35  
Poblano 14.35-16.85 mostly 14.35-14.85                                         
---SQUASH: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Includes        
palletizing and precooling. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet fields.  
1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-12.35 med 8.35-10.85  
mostly 8.35-10.35 Yellow Straightneck sml 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-12.35 med   
8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.35                                                   
---TOMATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Extra services included. Some early harvest   
curtailed due to wet fields. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or 
Better 5x6 sz 15.95  6x6 sz 13.95  6x7 sz 11.95  U.S. Two 5x6 sz 13.95-14.95   
6x6 sz 11.95-12.95  6x7 sz 9.95-10.95                                          
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra     
services included. Some early harvest curtailed due to wet fields. flats 12    
1-pt baskets 12.95-13.95                                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing
and precooling. Wide range in prices. Some early harvest curtailed due to wet  
fields. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 13.95-16.95  one label 17.95 20 lb  
cartons loose 25.95-31.95  one label 33.95 ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt containers    
with lids 17.95-18.95 mostly 18.95                                             
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Some early harvest curtailed due to wet fields. 25 lb cartons loose  
Roma exlge 11.95  lge 10.95-11.95  med 9.95-10.95                              

NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling included. Some
early harvest curtailed due to wet fields. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med  
5.50-6.00                                                                      

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling        
included. Some early harvest curtailed due to wet fields. cartons topped 30    
6-oz film bags red 10.45-11.95  cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags red           
10.95-11.95  40 lb film bags topped red 24.95-25.95  few 26.95                 

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and precooling. Some harvest curtailed due to rain or wet fields. 1/2 bushel   
cartons sml-med 14.35-14.85 mostly 14.35                                       

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2018 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services        
included. 30 lb cartons 9.35-12.50 mostly 10.45-11.45 WGA crates 14.95-17.65   
mostly 15.45-16.65                                                             
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. WGA crates Nappa 15.45-19.65 mostly 18.00-18.50 30 lb cartons Nappa  
12.45-14.45  occasional higher and lower                                       

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. Wide
range in price. cartons 24s 16.45-20.15 mostly 17.45-18.55 ORGANIC cartons 12s 
12.45-16.95                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched 30s 6.95-8.65 mostly 7.35-8.65 occasional higher and lower 60s 
7.95-12.55 mostly 10.45-11.50 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons      
bunched 30s 14.00-17.95                                                        

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.45 ORGANIC 50  
lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 18.00-27.95                                 
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons 24s 7.45-9.45 mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional higher                       
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons 24s 8.45-10.65  occasional higher and lower                            
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.35-9.65 mostly 8.25-8.75 occasional higher    
ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 14.45-20.95  red 24s 14.45-16.95        
Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 14.45-20.00                                              
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Very wide range in price. cartons bunched Leeks 12s 15.75-22.45 mostly         
16.45-18.50 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 16.95-24.45    
mostly 20.00-24.45                                                             
---PARSLEY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
bunched Curly 60s 9.45-12.45 mostly 10.45-11.45 occasional higher and lower    
Plain 60s 13.00-16.50 mostly 13.45-15.55 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC   
cartons bunched Curly 30s 14.45-16.95  Plain 30s 14.45-16.45                   
---SPINACH: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide 
range in price. cartons bunched Flat 24s 11.95-16.55 mostly 13.50-14.55        
occasional lower                                                               

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons wrapped 18s 10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower fr qual 8.95     
occasional lower 24s 10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower fr qual 8.95    
occasional lower                                                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND GREEN VERY GOOD, RED MODERATE. MARKET RED 1 1/9  
BUCTNS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 1 1/9     
bushel cartons Green jbo 28.95-30.95  exlge 26.95-32.95 mostly 30.95 lge       
22.95-28.95 mostly 28.95 irreg sz fr qual 22.95-26.95 mostly 24.95 Red exlge   
24.95-28.95 mostly 24.95-26.95 lge 24.95-26.95  irreg sz fr qual 20.95-24.95   
mostly 20.95-22.95 occasional lower 1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack Green      
exlge-lge 32.95  1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 lge     
14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95                                                       

IMPERIAL & COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BI-COLOR SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT  
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Yellow 4 dz min 12.95-14.95  White 4  
dz min 10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 Bi-Color 4 dz min 12.95-14.95  ORGANIC cartons 
White 4 dz min 40.85                                                           

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 12.85-15.40  50 lb sacks loose jbo 15.00-20.85 
mostly 18.00-20.85 25 lb sacks loose jbo 7.50-10.85 mostly 9.00-10.85 cartons  
30 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-18.75 ORGANIC sacks 48  
1-lb film bags med-lge 18.00-30.70 mostly 18.00-20.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags  
med-lge 18.00-30.70 mostly 18.00-20.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge         
18.00-28.70 mostly 18.00-20.00 cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled           
19.50-20.50  cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled 19.50-20.50  cartons 4 5-lb 
film bags Baby Peeled 19.50-20.50                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
Wide range in quality and condition. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 12.95-14.95      
mostly 12.95 occasional lower fr qual 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 ord qual         
4.95-6.95 mostly 5.95 occasional lower sml 5.95-8.95 mostly 7.95 lge 8.95-10.95
mostly 10.95 few 12.95 cartons 24s 4.95-5.95 mostly 5.95 36s 7.00-8.95 mostly  
7.95                                                                           
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and condition. 1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped  
18s 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 occasional higher fr qual 4.95-6.95 mostly    
4.95-5.95 occasional higher 24s 6.95-8.95  occasional higher fr qual 4.95-6.95 
mostly 4.95-5.95 occasional higher                                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY GREEN VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GREEN EXCEEDS SUPPLY,   
OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN LARGE AND MEDIUM HIGHER, RED 15 POUND LOWER, 
IRREGULAR SIZE MUCH LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide  
range in price, quality and condition. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green exlge        
24.95-26.95  lge 20.95-22.95 mostly 22.95 med 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 irreg sz
fr qual 14.95-16.95  Red irreg sz fr qual 8.95-12.95 mostly 8.95-10.95 few     
14.95 occasional higher and lower 15 lb cartons Red exlge 12.95-14.95 mostly   
12.95 lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red exlge         
7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95                               
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MINI SWEET MODERATE, YELLOW LIGHT, OTHERS GOOD.      
MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, size and quality. 1 1/9 bushel       
cartons per lb Anaheim lge .40-.50 mostly .45 occasional higher Jalapeno lge   
.30-.40 mostly .30 Poblano lge .45-.55 mostly .45-.50 Serrano lge .35-.45      
mostly .35 Yellow Chile lge .20-.30 mostly .20 occasional lower cartons 12 1-lb
film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 6.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher      
GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 6.95-10.95 mostly  
8.95 occasional higher ORGANIC GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini 
Sweet Types 14.95-18.95                                                        
---SQUASH: SUPPLY YELLOW AND ZUCCHINI AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND BUTTERNUT GOOD AT
SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES, ZUCCHINI AND YELLOW MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET      
BUTTERNUT SLIGHTLY LOWER, ZUCHNNI AND YELLOW LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. Wide range in Zucchini quality and condition. Many present  
shipments of Zucchini from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower 
prices. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 16.95-18.95  occasional higher sml-med 
16.95-18.95  occasional higher med 14.95-16.95  occasional higher Yellow       
Straightneck sml 16.95-18.95  occasional higher sml-med 16.95-18.95  occasional
higher med 14.95-16.95  occasional higher Grey sml 6.95-10.95 mostly 7.95      
occasional higher sml-med 6.95-10.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher med         
5.95-8.95 mostly 5.95 occasional higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons Zucchini med-lge  
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 occasional higher Yellow Straightneck med-lge         
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95 occasional higher Acorn med 4.95-6.95 mostly 4.95     
occasional higher lge 4.95-6.95 mostly 4.95 occasional higher Butternut sml    
10.95-14.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 occasional lower med 18.95-22.95 mostly 20.95   
lge 22.95-24.95 mostly 22.95 occasional lower Kabocha med 4.95-6.95 mostly     
4.95-5.95 lge 4.95-7.95 mostly 4.95-5.95 Spaghetti med 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95   
lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95                                                     
---TOMATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  OPEN  
FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz       
8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x6 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 4x5s 7.95-9.95     
mostly 8.95-9.95 5x5s 7.13-8.95 mostly 7.13-7.95 5x6s 6.64-6.95   ADAPTED      
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 
8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x6 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95 4x5s 7.95-9.95     
mostly 8.95-9.95 5x5s 7.13-8.95 mostly 7.13-7.95 5x6s 6.64-6.95  flats 1 layer 
Vine Ripes 22s 6.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 25s 6.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 28s 6.95-7.95   
mostly 6.95 30s 6.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 32s 6.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 35s 5.95-6.95  
39s 5.95-6.95                                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 6.95-9.95     
mostly 6.95-8.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 14.95-18.95 mostly 14.95          
occasional lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids       
med-lge 6.95-9.95 mostly 6.95-8.95 20 lb cartons loose med-lge 14.95-18.95     
mostly 14.95 occasional lower                                                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-9.95 mostly 8.30-8.95
occasional higher lge 8.30-8.95  med 8.30   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons  
loose Roma exlge 8.30-9.95 mostly 8.30-8.95 occasional higher lge 8.30-8.95    
med 8.30                                                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 8.45-11.65 mostly 9.45-11.00 occasional lower     
ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 12.45-14.45  24s 16.00-21.95  Gold Type   
12s 10.95-14.45                                                                
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for     
consolidation and distribution. cartons bunched 48s med 5.00-8.45 mostly       
6.45-7.55 48s sml 6.00-8.50 mostly 6.45-7.45 occasional lower cartons 2 film   
bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 7.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional lower   
cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag 7.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65     
occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 14.45-14.95  few 17.95-18.45  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range
in quality. 40 lb cartons 12.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-15.00                       
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 9.00-11.00  occasional higher             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range in quality. 20 
lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 11.50-15.85 mostly 12.00-13.00 occasional
higher                                                                         
---CARROTS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and       
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 6.00-9.50 mostly 7.00-8.00 few 10.00          
occasional higher                                                              
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Most present 
shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons 
med 11.95-14.85 mostly 11.95-12.95 fr qual 8.95-10.95 mostly 9.95-10.95 few    
13.85 lge 9.95-12.85 mostly 10.95-12.85 few 13.95 occasional higher            
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND RED MODERATE, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET RED      
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide range in quality.  
GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.95-8.95 exlge 6.00-9.00    
mostly 6.95-8.95 lge 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.95-7.95 Yellow jbo 6.00-8.00 mostly    
6.00-6.50 occasional higher and lower exlge 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-6.50         
occasional higher and lower lge 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional lower    
Orange jbo 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 exlge 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 lge     
5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-5.50                                                     
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Wide range in quality and size. 
1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 10.00-15.00 mostly 10.00-12.50 few 16.00   
Jalapeno 9.00-12.50 mostly 9.50-11.00 Poblano 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.50   
Serrano 9.00-14.00 mostly 9.00-11.00                                           
---TOMATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide  
range in quality.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-12.95
mostly 10.95 occasional higher and lower 4x5 sz 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95       
occasional higher and lower 5x5 sz 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 few 11.95 5x6 sz     
8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 few 11.95 occasional higher cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes  
4x4s 10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher and lower 4x5s           
10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher and lower 5x5s 8.95-10.95     
mostly 8.95 occasional lower 5x6s 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower      
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-12.95 mostly   
10.95 occasional higher and lower 4x5 sz 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional   
higher and lower 5x5 sz 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 few 11.95 5x6 sz 8.95-10.95     
mostly 8.95 few 11.95 occasional higher cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s        
10.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher and lower 4x5s 10.95-14.95    
mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional higher and lower 5x5s 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95     
occasional lower 5x6s 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.    
Wide range in quality.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge  
7.95-10.95 mostly 7.95-9.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with 
lids med-lge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95-9.95                                       
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in        
quality.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-9.95 mostly 8.95 lge  
8.30-8.95 mostly 8.50-8.95 occasional higher med 8.30   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 
lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-9.95 mostly 8.95 lge 8.30-8.95 mostly         
8.50-8.95 occasional higher med 8.30                                           

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched 30s 5.95-7.95  60s 7.95-10.95                                  

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN LOWER, RED ABOUT STEADY. Extra       
services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 10.85-11.95  Red Type med
10.95-11.95                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons 2 dz 6.95-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 2 1/2 dz 7.25-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 3
dz 7.45-11.55 mostly 8.45-9.65 4 dz 8.65-11.55 mostly 8.65-9.65 cartons film   
bags Hearts 18s 9.85-14.55 mostly 12.15-13.50 ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 30.85-34.66 
2 1/2 dz 30.85-34.66  3 dz 22.85-32.50  cartons film bags Hearts 18s           
24.85-32.66                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND LACINATO FAIRLY GOOD, GREEN MODERATE. MARKET LACINATO HIGHER,
GREEN ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched Kale green 24s    
6.95-8.95  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 9.95-10.95                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons    
bunched Curly 60s 10.95-11.95  Plain 60s 12.95-16.95                           

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN     
 LUIS ARIZONA                                                                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Wide range in quality. 25 lb film bags topped Red 11.45-14.45 mostly 12.45     
occasional higher and lower cartons bunched Red 24s 7.45-10.65 mostly 7.95-9.50
48s 8.45-14.95 mostly 10.45-12.65                                              

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
cartons bchd 14s 16.75-19.65 mostly 17.50-18.65 few 20.55-20.65 bchd 18s       
17.25-20.15 mostly 18.00-19.15 few 21.05-21.15 occasional higher 20 lb cartons 
loose Crown Cut 17.00-21.65 mostly 18.45-19.65 Short Trim 18.75-22.65 mostly   
20.65-21.55 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 14.45-24.00 mostly 18.85-22.45 20 lb      
cartons loose Crown Cut 18.45-28.00 mostly 20.85-24.45                         
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND 9-12S MODERATE, 16S FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 9-12S LOWER,   
16S MUCH LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range in price. Most present     
shipments from previous commitments and/or prior bookings. cartons film wrapped
9s 15.65-20.55 mostly 17.45-19.45 few 14.45-14.65 12s 17.45-22.65 mostly       
19.45-21.55 few 16.45-16.65 16s 13.45-19.45 mostly 15.50-17.45 occasional lower
ORGANIC cartons film wrapped 9s 20.00-28.95  12s 23.95-32.85  16s 23.95-32.85  
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.    
cartons flm lined 24s 11.55-15.56 mostly 12.45-14.55 occasional lower 24s      
flmwrpd 12.55-16.56 mostly 13.45-15.55 occasional lower 30s flmwrpd 10.65-13.55
mostly 11.45-12.65 ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 18.45-26.95 mostly 18.45-24.45  
12s flmwrpd 13.95-18.00 mostly 14.45-16.45                                     
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BOSTON SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS LOWER. 
Extra services included. cartons Boston 24s 10.45-15.55 mostly 12.35-14.65     
Green Leaf 24s 10.45-15.65 mostly 13.35-14.65 Red Leaf 24s 10.45-15.65 mostly  
13.35-14.65 ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s 14.45-16.95  Red Leaf 24s           
14.00-16.45 mostly 14.00-14.95                                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons 24s 6.25-9.75 mostly 6.45-7.65 cartons 12 3-count packages   
Hearts 7.45-11.55 mostly 8.45-9.65 cartons film lined Hearts 48s 9.65-12.65    
mostly 9.65-10.65 ORGANIC cartons 24s 10.45-15.95 mostly 10.45-11.50 cartons 12
3-count packages Hearts 8.45-15.55 mostly 10.45-12.95                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services        
included. cartons bchd 14s 13.75-15.85  occasional higher and lower bchd 18s   
14.25-16.35  occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut         
14.00-18.85 mostly 15.75-17.85 occasional higher Short Trim   supplies         
insufficient to establish a market                                             
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.    
cartons film wrapped White 9s 14.00-14.50  occasional higher and lower 12s     
14.00-21.00 mostly 14.00-18.45 16s 14.00-16.45                                 
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 
2 dz 6.75-9.85 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 7.00-9.85 mostly    
7.00-8.00 occasional higher 3 dz 7.00-9.85 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher  
ORGANIC cartons 2 1/2 dz 24.00-34.95                                           
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.    
Very wide range in price. cartons flm lined 24s 8.00-14.45 mostly 9.50-11.65   
24s flmwrpd 9.00-15.45 mostly 10.50-12.65 occasional lower                     
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.      
cartons Green Leaf 24s 13.45-15.00  Red Leaf 24s 13.00-14.45                   
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons 24s 7.00-8.85 mostly 7.00-8.00 cartons 12 3-count packages   
Hearts 8.00-10.85 mostly 8.00-10.00                                            

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services       
included. 25 lb cartons med 18.45-22.50  occasional higher and lower           

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEAS GREEN: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 22.00-30.95  occasional higher and lower     
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 15.00-20.95  occasional higher and lower             

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: SUPPLY 12S LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 18S ABOUT STEADY, 
OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range in price. cartons   
Globe 12s 16.65-19.55  one label 25.55 18s 14.55-17.55  one label 25.55 24s    
11.55-14.55  few 18.55-19.45 30s 6.55-12.55 mostly 8.55-12.55 one label 18.55  
36s 6.55-11.65 mostly 8.55-11.65 one label 20.55 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s     
20.00-25.55  18s 25.55  24s 25.55  30s 25.55  36s 22.00-25.55                  

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s        
7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 occasional lower Kale 24s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 Mustard  
24s 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 Turnip Tops 24s 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50      

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BARELY STEADY.  bushel         
cartons/crates precooled Round Green Type Machine Picked 14.35-18.85 mostly    
16.35-16.85                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY RED AND SAVOY TYPE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SAVOY   
TYPE SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY. Green Type includes 1 7/8 bushel cartons. 
Pre-cooling included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 5.00-8.00 mostly      
5.50-6.00 Red Type med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 40 lb cartons Savoy Type med   
8.00-10.00 mostly 10.00                                                        
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Report issued bi-weekly on Mondays 
and Thursdays. This report was issued on Monday, May 14, 2018. sacks 48 1-lb   
film bags med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge     
14.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly    
15.00 50 lb sacks loose jbo 14.00-15.00                                        
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel          
cartons/crates med 14.35-16.85 mostly 14.35-14.85 fr qual 7.35-7.85  cartons   
24s 6.35-6.85  . FIRST REPORT.                                                 
---SQUASH: SUPPLY YELLOW CROOKNECK VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER.  
1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 med     
10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 Yellow Straightneck sml 12.35-14.85 mostly      
12.35-12.85 med 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 3/4 bushel cartons Yellow       
Crookneck sml   supplies insufficient to quote med   supplies insufficient to  
quote                                                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT & LOWER YAKIMA VALLEY WASHINGTON                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 11 POUND CARTON/CRATES SLIGHTLY LOWER,   
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Some present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous
commitments. pyramid cartons/crates 28 lb bunched Green WAExFcy lge 52.75-54.75
few 50.75 occasional higher std 54.75-56.75  few 52.75 11 lb cartons/crates    
bunched Green WAExFcy jbo 20.75-25.75 mostly 21.75-22.75 lge 20.75-25.75 mostly
21.75-23.75 std 20.75-25.75 mostly 22.75-24.75