SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZ. — Shipments (CA 21-26-34, MX 2-4-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices 12-18s much lower, others lower. Cartons globe thorned green 12s mostly $10.55-10.85, 18s mostly $10.55-12.75, 24s mostly $12.75-14.95, 30s mostly $11.61-13.95, 36s mostly $10.75-12.95. Quality variable. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.
Artichokes — F.o.b.s as of March 24
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