VIRGINIA — Shipments fairly light — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. 36-inch bins, howden-type, 30-45 count, mostly $80-100. No f.o.b. report issued as of Sept. 24.
Pumpkin — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 24
- 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