Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of April 14 - The Packer

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of April 14

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (130-124-147) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected to increase seasonally above the 93 units shipped the week of April 7. Trading early active, late fairly active. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $10.50-12.48, 18s mostly $11-12.98, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $11.35-13.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 44 units shipped the week of April 7. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $11.75-13.25, 18s mostly $12.25-13.75, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $10.50-13.25. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 10 units shipped the week of April 7. Trading fairly active. Prices bunched higher, crown cut slightly higher. Unofficial prices cartons bunched 14s $9, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $9.50-10. Quality generally good. No f.o.b. report issued because of supplies in few hands. Prices from industry sources.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (79-64*-29**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $12-13. Quality variable. *revised **data incomplete


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