Squash — F.o.b.s as of May 27 - The Packer

Squash — F.o.b.s as of May 27

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (26-31-19) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers finish the season. Trading fairly active at lower prices. Prices lower. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half-bushel cartons zucchini small mostly $16.35-18.35, medium mostly $14.35-16.35, yellow straightneck small mostly $18.35-20.35, medium mostly $16.35-18.35. Quality generally good.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (18-26-39) — Movement expected to increase. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices lower. Half- and 5/9-bushel cartons zucchini small mostly $16.35-16.85, medium mostly $14.35-14.85; yellow straightneck small mostly $18.35-20.85, medium $16.35-18.85; ¾-bushel cartons yellow crookneck small $20.35-24.85, medium $16.35-16.85.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (33-25-18) — Movement expected to decrease as most shippers are finished for the season. Supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality and condition variable. Light and sporadic crossings expected to continue through June 7. LAST REPORT.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (*-*-1) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Half-bushel carton zucchini green small $22-23, medium $20-21. ¾-bushel cartons yellow crookneck small $24-26, medium $23-24. First report. Quality good. *unavailable

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Light harvest was expected during the week of May 26. No f.o.b. reported as of May 26. FIRST REPORT.


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