Lettuce

This king of salad vegetables is popular across the board. At least 50% of consumers in every demographic group bought lettuce in the past year, with the exception of single shoppers. Consumers with three or more children at home comprised the group most likely to buy lettuce overall.

More data for Lettuce

Lettuce, other — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 31

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (50-54-46) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 38 units shipped the week of Oct. 24. Trading moderate. Prices red leaf higher, others slightly higher. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $9.65- $10.55, red leaf mostly $8.45-9.65, boston mostly $8.45-9.50. Organic cartons 24s green leaf and red leaf mostly $12.45-16.55. Quality generally good. Harvest curtailed by rain and wet fields Oct. 28- 29.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the five units shipped the week of Oct. 24. Trading moderate for light supplies. Prices higher. Cartons 24s green leaf $10.45-11.50, red leaf $8.45-11.50. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the three units shipped the week of Oct. 24. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices higher. Cartons 24s green leaf $8.75-10.95, red leaf $7.75-8.95. Quality generally good.

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA 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 to be issued the week of Nov. 28. FIRST REPORT

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

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