Squash — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 6 - The Packer

Squash — F.o.b.s as of Jan. 6

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (129-114-131) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices gray generally unchanged, others lower. 4/7-bushel cartons zucchini small and small-medium mostly $6.95-7.95, medium mostly $4.95-6.95; yellow straightneck small mostly $5.95-6.95, small-medium $5.95-6.95, medium mostly $3.95-5.95; gray small and small-medium mostly $5.95-6.95, medium mostly $4.95-5.95. 1 1/9-bushel cartons zucchini large mostly $4.95, yellow straightneck mostly $3.95-4.95. Quality and condition variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (67-29-42) — Movement expected about the same. Trading kabocha moderate, others slow. Prices kabocha higher, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons acorn small mostly $4-5.95, medium mostly $4.95-7, large mostly $5.95-7; butternut medium $6.95-9, large mostly mostly $7.95-8.95; kabocha medium $8.95-10.95, large $10.95-12.95, extra-large mostly $10.95; spaghetti medium mostly $7.95-8.95, large mostly $7.95-9. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (26-26*-19) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading active. Prices zucchini and yellow straightneck much higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half-bushel cartons zucchini small mostly $12.35, medium mostly $10.35, yellow straightneck small mostly $14.35, medium mostly $12.35; ¾-bushel cartons yellow crookneck supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality generally good. *revised.


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