Cucumbers — F.o.b.s as of April 28 - The Packer

Cucumbers — F.o.b.s as of April 28

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (226-211-172, field-grown 202-186-149, greenhouse 24-25-23) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading slow. Prices large generally unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $7.95-8.95, fair quality mostly $6.95, ordinary quality mostly $4.95; small mostly $4.95-6.95, large mostly $5.95-7. Cartons 24s $3-4. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (83-103-90) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading pickles and waxed medium fairly active, others fairly slow. Prices pickles and waxed medium generally unchanged, others lower. Includes palletizing and cooling. Pickles 1 1/9-bushel cartons 150-200s $20.90, 200-300s $22.90. Waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $10.35-12.35, medium fair quality mostly $4.35-5.35. Carton 24s mostly $3-4. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (41*-39-39) — Movement expected to increase. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Quality generally good. First f.o.b. report expected to be issued the week of May 12. *revised 


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