Squash — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 23 - The Packer

Squash — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 23

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (158-116-129) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices zucchini generally unchanged, others lower. 4/7-bushel cartons zucchini small and small-medium mostly $7.95-8.95, medium mostly $5.95-6.95; yellow straightneck small and small-medium $6.95-8.95, medium mostly $6.95; gray small and small-medium $10.95-12.95. 1 1/9-bushel cartons zucchini large mostly $4.95-6.95, yellow straightneck mostly $5.95-6.95. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (71-63-67) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices kabocha lower, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons acorn medium mostly $4.95-7, large mostly $5.95-7; butternut medium mostly $6.95-8.95, large mostly $7.95-8.95; kabocha medium mostly $7.95-8.95, large $7.95-9.95, extra-large mostly $7.95; spaghetti medium and large mostly $7.95-8.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (17-37-26) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half-bushel cartons zucchini and yellow straightneck small mostly $12.35, medium mostly $10.35; ¾-bushel cartons yellow crookneck small mostly $18.35, medium mostly $12.35. Quality generally good.


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