This king of salad vegetables is popular across the board. At least 50% of consumers in every demographic group bought lettuce in the past year, with the exception of single shoppers. Consumers with three or more children at home comprised the group most likely to buy lettuce overall.


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Market Scope - Lettuce, other — F.o.b.s as of July 21


ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (45-49-48) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 40 units shipped the week of July 14. Trading green leaf moderate, others fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $6.35-7.56, red leaf mostly $6.25-6.65, boston $7.45-8.55. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 8 units shipped the week of July 14. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $6.95-7.25, red leaf $6-6.95. Quality variable.


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