Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 31

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (120-122-103) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 79 units shipped the week of Oct. 24. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $9.65-11.55, 18s mostly $10.15-12, 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $11.56-12.55, short trim mostly $13.50-14.50. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10.55- $14.85; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $13-16.95. Quality generally good. Harvest curtailed by rain and wet fields Oct. 28- 29.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 24 units shipped the week of Oct. 24. Trading crown cut fairly active, bunched moderate. Prices crown cut higher, bunched slightly higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.85-10.45, 18s mostly $9.35-10.95; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $12.45-13, short trim $12.45-14.85. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Harvest began the week of Oct. 31. Supplies light. Trading moderate. Unofficial prices cartons bunched 14s and 18s $8.50-9.50, 20-pound loose crown cut $10.50-11. Quality generally good. Prices from trade sources. No f.o.b. report is expected because of supplies in few hands.

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF. — Harvest expected to begin the week of Nov. 21. Quality expected to be generally good. The first f.o.b. report is expected the week of Nov. 28. FIRST REPORT

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Harvest expected to begin the week of Nov. 14. Quality expected to be generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (69-94*-87) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut short trim mostly $7.35-8.85. Quality variable.*revised

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 17

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (112-120-122) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 94 units shipped the week of Oct. 17. Trading early active, late fairly slow. Prices conventional crown cut generally unchanged, others slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.50-10.55, 18s mostly $9-11; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9.50-11.56, short trim mostly $10.50-12. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10-12.85; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $11.50-13.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 28 units shipped the week of Oct. 17. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices crown cut lower, bunched slightly higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $9-9.85, 18s mostly $9.50-10.35; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9-10.50, short trim mostly $10-12.45. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Harvest was expected to begin the week of Oct. 24. Quality expected to be generally good.

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Harvest expected to begin the week of Nov. 14. Quality expected to be generally good. FIRST REPORT

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (57-69-81) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut short trim mostly $8.35-9.50. Quality variable.

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 17

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (127-112-120) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 92 units shipped the week of Oct. 10. Trading active. Prices conventional higher; organic bunched slightly higher, crown cut slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $9-10.55, 18s mostly $9.56-11; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $10.45-11.56, short trim mostly $11.50-12.55. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10-13.95; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $11.45-13.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 28 units shipped the week of Oct. 10. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.50-9.85, 18s mostly $9-10.35; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $10.50-11.85, short trim $11-13.45. Organic cartons bunched 14s $10.95-11.50. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Harvest was expected to begin the week of Oct. 24. Quality expected to be generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (66-57-69) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut short trim mostly $8.95-9.95. Quality variable.

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 10

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (116-127-112) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 83 units shipped the week of Oct. 3. Trading conventional active at slightly lower prices, Organic active. Prices conventional slightly lower, Organic slightly higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8-9, 18s mostly $8.50-9.55; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $8.95-10. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10-12.95; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $12-14. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected to increase slightly above the 29 units shipped the week of Oct. 3. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices crown cut slightly lower, bunched generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7-7.85, 18s mostly $7.50-8.35; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut $7-8.75, Short Trim $8.75-10.85. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Harvest expected to begin the week of Oct. 33. Quality expected to be generally good. FIRST REPORT

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings 74-66*-57 — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late fairly active. Prices slightly higher. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut Short Trim mostly $6-7. Quality variable. *revised 

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 26

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (98-119-116) —

 SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 90 units shipped the week of Sept. 19. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices much lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.45-9.65, 18s mostly $8.95-10.15; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9.45-10.65. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10-12.55; 20-pound Cartons loose crown cut mostly $14-16.95. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALI. — Movement expected about the same as the 26 units shipped the week of Sept. 19. Trading early active, late slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 14s $7.85-9, 18s $8.35-9.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $7.75-10, Short Trim $9-11.85. Organic cartons bunched 14s $8.95-10. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (66-65*-66) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut short frim mostly $7-8. Quality variable.*revised

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of July 25

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (103-110-108) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 78 units shipped the week of July 18. Trading fairly slow. Prices bunched slightly lower, crown cut generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7-7.85, 18s mostly $7.50-8.35; 20-pound carton loose crown cut $8-8.95. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10.45-12.95; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $14.45-16.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 30 units shipped the week of July 18. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $6-7, 18s mostly $6.50-7.50; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $6.45-7.75, short trim mostly $8-9. Organic cartons bunched 14s $10.95-12.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (81-61*-52) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. 20-pound loose crown cut short trim mostly $7-8. Quality variable. *revised.

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of July 18

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (121-103-110) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 76 units shipped the week of July 11. Trading early slow, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $6.50-8.56, 18s mostly $7-9; 20-pound carton loose crown cut $7.50-9.55, short trim mostly $8.50- $10.50. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10.45-12.55; 20-pound carton loose crown cut $14-18.95. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 34 units shipped the week of July 11. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $6.50-7.50, 18s mostly $7-8; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $7-8, short trim $8.45-9. Organic cartons bunched 14s $10.95-12.50. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (48-81*-57) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices much lower. 20-pound loose crown cut short trim mostly $7. Quality variable. *revised 

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of July 11

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (128-121-103) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 71 units shipped the week of July 4. Trading slow. Prices short trim slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.45-9.56, 18s mostly $8.95-10; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $9.45-10.65, short trim mostly $10.45-11.50. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $12.45-16.95; 20-pound carton loose crown cut $18-18.95. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (50-48-77) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 20-pound loose crown cut short trim mostly $10-11. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 32 units shipped the week of July 4. Trading crown cut fairly slow, bunched moderate. Prices crown cut lower, bunched higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.50-9.50, 18s mostly $9-10; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $7-9, short trim $10-11.45. Organic cartons bunched 14s $11.50-15.95. Quality generally good.

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of July 5

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (142-128-121) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 88 units shipped the week of June 27. Trading bunched fairly slow, crown cut moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.50-9.50, 18s mostly $9-10; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $9.56-10.65, short trim mostly $11.45-11.55. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10.45-16.95; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $12.45-18.95. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 33 units shipped the week of June 27. Trading moderate. Prices crown cut higher, bunched slightly higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7.50-8.50, 18s mostly $8-9; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $8-10. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (86-50*-48) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices higher. 20-pound loose crown cut short trim mostly $9-10. Quality variable. *revised 

Broccoli — F.o.b.s as of June 27

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (136-142-128) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 92 units shipped the week of June 20. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices bunched slightly lower, crown cut higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.50-9.55, 18s mostly $9-10; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $9.45-10.65. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $12.45-16.55. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 36 units shipped the week of June 20. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7.45-8, 18s mostly $7.95-8.85; 20-pound carton loose crown cut mostly $7.45-8, short trim $9-10.45. Organic cartons bunched 14s $13.50-14.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (78-86*-43) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. 20-pound loose crown cut short trim mostly $7.50-8.50. Quality variable. *revised 

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