Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Atlanta, GA
ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 24-MAY-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (404) 366-2748     Fax:  (404) 363-2523                                
                                                                               

AJ_FV020                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m.   Partly Cloudy 74                                        
Yesterday's high 94                                                            
                                                                               
NOTICE: This office and the wholesale vendors on the Atlanta State Farmers Market will be closed                        
May 27, 2019 in observance of Memorial Day. The next report will be issued  
on May 28, 2019.                                                                                 
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thorned 24s 25.00-27.00
few 29.00 30s 29.00-30.00 few 30.75 36s 29.00-30.00 few 31.00 sml lse 63.50    
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched PE Green jbo        
35.00-36.25 mostly 35.00 occas 34.00 lge 28.00-33.75 mostly 28.00-29.75 std    
29.00-33.50 mostly 29.00-30.00 few low as 27.00                                
---BEANS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ROUND GREEN TYPE AND POLE TYPE LOWER; OTHERS 
ABOUT STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates FL Round Green Type Machine Picked        
12.00-14.00 occas 11.50 Pole Type 24.00-26.00 GA Round Green Type Machine      
Picked 11.50-14.00 mostly 11.50-12.50 Pole Type 24.00-26.00 5 lb cartons GU    
Haricot Vert (French Type) 13.50-16.00 few 16.75                               
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb sacks loose MX Red Type lge 14.00-15.50 
mostly 14.00-15.00 few 13.00 Gold Type lge 27.50-28.50                         
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 23.50-26.00 mostly     
23.50-25.50 few high as 27.50 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 22.50-23.50     
mostly 23.50 few 25.50-29.00 MX Crown Cut 17.00-20.00 few 15.00-16.00          
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA lge 60.00-64.50  
mostly 63.50 occas higher                                                      
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med       
11.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 GA Round Green Type med 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00
40 lb cartons FL Red Type med 21.25-23.50 mostly 22.00-22.75 occas low as      
18.50-21.00 Savoy Type med 20.00-22.00                                         
---CARROTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med 22.00-24.00  
mostly 23.00-24.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-25.00 mostly       
23.00-24.00 few 20.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 22.00-25.00 mostly    
23.00 few 20.00 50 lb sacks loose GA lge 15.00-16.50 mostly 15.50 MX lge       
15.00-17.00 mostly 15.50 25 lb sacks loose CA lge 15.50-16.50 MX lge           
12.50-14.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 19.00-21.00 mostly        
20.00-20.75 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-27.00 mostly        
25.00-26.00 cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-26.50 mostly 25.00  
cartons 4 5-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 20.50                                  
---CAULIFLOWER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons film wrapped CA White 12s      
32.50-38.50 mostly 32.50-33.50 few 24.00-32.00, occas higher MX White 12s 26.00
---CELERY: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.  Wide range in prices. cartons CA 2 dz 61.50 2
1/2 dz 78.50-83.50 mostly 80.00-82.50 few high as 85.50, occas lower 3 dz      
80.50-84.00 mostly 83.50-84.00 occas lower filmbags 30s 80.50-83.50 mostly     
82.00-83.50 few 85.00-88.50 filmbags 36s 81.00-83.50 few 88.50                 
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons/crates FL Yellow 
4 dz min 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 few 15.50 White 4 dz min 12.00-14.00   
mostly 12.00-13.50 few 15.50 Bi-Color 4 dz min 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50  
few 14.75-15.50 GA Bi-Color 4 dz min 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50            
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Pickles med       
21.50-23.00 few 24.00-26.00 GA Pickles med 21.50-23.00 few 24.00-26.00 WAXED 1 
1/9 bushel cartons FL med 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 fr qual 10.00-12.50 mostly  
10.00-10.50 occas 9.00 GA med 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 fr qual 10.00-12.50     
mostly 10.00-10.50 occas 9.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario Long  
Seedless med 12s 8.00-10.50 few 13.50 MX Long Seedless med 12s 8.00-10.50 few  
13.50                                                                          
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med        
23.00-26.50 mostly 25.75-26.50 few 21.00-21.75 fr qual 17.25-20.00 few 21.50,  
occas 15.75 30 lb cartons MX Chinese sml-med 32.00                             
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 22.00-25.00 mostly 25.00     
occas 19.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 24s 27.00-29.50 occas lower Red Type 24s  
28.50 8 lb cartons BL Witloof Red Type 24s 54.75                               
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 27.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 FL
24s 17.00                                                                      
---GARLIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons CQ White   
col 35.00-38.00 occas 30.00-31.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled        
46.00-53.50 mostly 50.00-52.00 occas low as 42.00 SP Peeled 46.00              
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched GA Collard 24s 11.00-13.50   
mostly 11.50 few 13.75 Kale 24s 12.00-13.75 mostly 12.00-13.00 Mustard 24s     
11.00-13.70 mostly 11.50-13.00 Turnip Tops 24s 11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00 few    
14.25 various containers bunched/loose GA Collard 12s 25.50-26.00 few          
22.00-23.50                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 15.00-16.50      
mostly 16.00 few 13.00 24s flmwrpd 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.50-17.00              
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA Boston 24s 17.50-20.00  
mostly 17.50-18.50 CA Green Leaf 24s 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas 22.25
Red Leaf 24s 16.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 3 lb cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix    
7.00-8.75 mostly 7.00-8.50 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut    
Leaves 19.00-20.00 few 23.00                                                   
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 16.00-19.00 mostly   
18.00 occas 21.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 17.00-20.00 mostly     
18.50 occas higher                                                             
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.25-18.00    
mostly 17.50-18.00 Cremini med 18.00-19.00 5 lb cartons PA Shiitake 24.00-26.50
mostly 24.00 Oyster lge 23.00-24.00 Portobella lge 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00    
cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White 14.00-15.50 mostly 15.00 Sliced    
14.00-15.50 mostly 15.00-15.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped PA White      
16.00-17.25 mostly 16.00-16.50                                                 
---OKRA: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med 17.50-18.75      
mostly 18.00-18.75 few 21.00                                                   
---ONIONS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s 
sml 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.00 few 17.00 cartons bunched bulb type GA Bulb Type  
24s 25.00-26.75 fineappear 28.00 SC Bulb Type 24s 25.00 cartons bunched CA     
Leeks 12s 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-20.50 occas 16.50                           
---PARSLEY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 20.00-24.00    
mostly 20.00-21.00 Plain 60s 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00                    
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI med 30.50-36.50  
mostly 30.50 few 39.50 cartons 12 1-lb film bags Repacked Enroute med          
28.50-29.50 mostly 28.50                                                       
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed    
11.50-15.00 mostly 11.50-13.50 few high as 18.00-19.50 AIR Sugar Snap Peas     
Decalyxed 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.50-35.00 few 25.50-29.00                       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel 
cartons FL Green exlge 18.00-21.75 mostly 18.00-20.00 occas higher lge         
18.50-21.75 occas higher irreg sz 15.00-19.75 mostly 15.00-16.00 occas higher  
and lower GA Green exlge 18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occas higher lge       
18.50-20.75 mostly 18.50-19.50 irreg sz 14.50-19.75 mostly 15.00-16.00 occas   
20.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 19.00-23.50 mostly 21.50 few  
13.50-15.75 Yellow exlge 19.00-23.50 mostly 20.50-21.50 few 16.50-18.50, occas 
25.00 Orange exlge 21.50-23.50 few 16.50-18.50                                 
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Habanero orange
med 22.50-23.50 occas high as 28.75 1/2 bushel cartons/crates FL Finger Hot med
14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-14.50 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates FL Jalapeno med     
19.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 occas higher and lower GA Jalapeno med          
18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occas higher MX Serrano med 22.00-24.00 occas 21.00 10
lb cartons DR Habanero orange med 25.00-26.00 few 28.00                        
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CD Quebec 
Red 15.50-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 few 19.50 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags  
CD Quebec Red 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 few 16.00                               
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD    
Ontario CDOne lge 24.00-26.00 few 26.25-30.00 50 lb sacks CD Ontario CDOne lge 
24.00-25.00 few 25.25-26.50                                                    
---SPINACH: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 
23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 few high as 25.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat  
17.00-20.00 mostly 17.50-19.50 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 16.00-19.50
mostly 16.00-17.00                                                             
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Yellow Straightneck sml
14.50-16.00 med 12.25-12.75 GA Yellow Straightneck sml-med 14.25-15.25 mostly  
14.25 med 12.25-12.75 mostly 12.25 1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons/crates FL        
Zucchini sml-med 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 med 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00   
occas 6.00 GA Zucchini sml-med 8.50-10.00 med 7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas 
6.00 SC Zucchini sml-med 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.50 med 7.00-8.50 mostly      
8.00-8.50 occas 6.00 3/4 bushel cartons FL Yellow Crookneck sml-med 14.00-18.00
mostly 16.00-18.00 med 11.00-14.50 few 10.00 GA Yellow Crookneck sml-med       
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 few 14.00-14.50 med 10.00-14.50 mostly          
11.00-12.00 SC Yellow Crookneck med 10.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 1 1/9 bushel
cartons/crates MX Acorn med 22.00-26.50 mostly 23.50-24.00 few 16.00-20.50     
Butternut med 23.50-24.50 mostly 24.00-24.50 occas low as 18.00-22.00 Spaghetti
lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 few 29.00, few 16.00-18.00                  
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange   
Types 23.00-26.50 mostly 23.00-24.00 few high as 28.00, occas lower U.S. No. 2 
Orange Types 16.50-18.50 mostly 18.00 few 19.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo
17.00-18.50 mostly 17.00-18.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 21.00 few 25.50-26.00
U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 15.00-17.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo 15.50 few  
17.50-18.00                                                                    
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price. 25 lb cartons loose FL 
Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 few 13.00 lge     
14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 few 14.00 80% U.S. One or Better Vine Ripes light     
red-red 5x6 sz 18.00-20.50 mostly 18.00 6x6 sz 16.00-19.00 mostly 16.00 cartons
2 layer Local Repack Vine Ripes light red-red 4x5 sz 15.50-18.00 mostly        
16.00-16.50 5x5 sz 15.50-17.00 mostly 16.50 5x6 sz 14.50-17.00 mostly 16.50    
occas higher 6x6 sz 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.50 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb   
cartons loose MX Vine Ripes light red-red 4x5s 13.50-16.00 mostly 13.50-14.00  
occas 17.50 5x5s 13.50-15.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 5x6s 13.50-15.00 mostly        
13.50-14.00 6x6 sz 12.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occas 17.50                  
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red       
14.00-17.50 mostly 15.00-15.50                                                 
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids FL 12.50-15.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 few 16.00, occas low as 10.00           
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons   
loose FL Roma light red-red lge 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-14.50 ADAPTED         
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 14.00-16.00 mostly 
14.00-15.00 lge 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher                          
---TURNIPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb film bags GA Purple Top med 17.00 MX  
Purple Top med 14.00-14.75 occas higher                                        
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 4-oz packages TN       
Alfalfa Sprouts 13.50-14.00 40 lb containers MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales)          
16.00-18.00 few 15.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 12s 14.50-16.50 mostly   
15.50-16.00