CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Shipments (8-11-11) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. Nappa WGA crates mostly $21.25-23.95, 30-pound cartons mostly $15.25-16.48. Quality generally good.
Chinese cabbage — F.o.b.s as of June 9
- New melon varieties boast sweetness, firm flesh
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Organically Grown joins fair trade group
- Iceberg dips; no relief on $30 romaine
- UPDATED: Florida citrus leader Richard Kinney remembered