CHILE — Imports (21-13-14) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Los Angeles. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 40-42s $22-24. Quality good. Port of entry: Philadelphia. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Carton two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 30-42s $20-22, 48-56s $18-20. 9-kilogram containers loose various yellow-flesh varieties 64s $18-20. Quality good.
Peaches — F.o.b.s as of March 31
- Ag labor not part of Obama's immigration plan
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Produce execution plagues Wal-Mart
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Wiggle room needed on sourcing GMO fruits and vegetables
- Thanksgiving Twitter party for Produce Mom