Peppers, bell — F.o.b.s as of Feb. 18 - The Packer

Peppers, bell — F.o.b.s as of Feb. 18

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (274-243-229, field-grown 229-207-198, greenhouse 45-36-31) — Movement expected about the same. Trading red 15-pound cartons and fair quality fairly active, green extra-large active at slightly lower prices, others active. Prices green extra-large slightly lower, others higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green extra-large (light supplies) mostly $16.95-18.95, large $14.95-16.95, medium $12.95-14.95; fair quality green extra-large mostly $12.95, large and medium $10.95-12.95; red irregular size fair quality mostly $12.95. 15-pound cartons red extra-large and large $9.95-11.95. Greenhouse 11-pound cartons red extra-large mostly $8.95, large mostly $7.95-8.95; yellow extra-large mostly $12.95-14.95, large $10.95-12.95; orange extra-large mostly $14.95-16.95, large $12.95-14.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (80-94-90) — Movement expected to increase. Trading active. Prices red, yellow, orange and green jumbo and extra-large generally unchanged, other green higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo and extra-large $20.35-20.95, large mostly $16.35-16.95, medium and irregular size fair quality mostly $14.35. 11-pound cartons red, yellow and orange jumbo, extra-large and large fine appearance $18.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (61-58*-53, greenhouse 22-34*-32, field-grown 39-24*-21) — Movement expected about the same. Trading red moderate, others fairly active. Prices higher. Greenhouse 11-pound cartons jumbo and extra-large red (heavy supplies) mostly $8.25-10.35, yellow mostly $12.25-14.35, orange mostly $14.25-15.35. Quality generally good. *revised 


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