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What the numbers mean
This information, provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service, shows week-by-week shipments and f.o.b.s for commodities from  shipments for the fresh market. Protective services are extra unless otherwise stated.

Apples

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. 2018 CROP — Shipments (1,079-1,037-1,001, Includes exports 279-250-223) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices granny smith 113-125s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Washington Extra Fancy carton tray red Delicious 64-80s mostly $16-18, 88-100s $15-18, 113s $14-17; Golden Delicious 72-80s mostly $26-28, 88s mostly $24-26, 100s $23-26, 113s mostly $22-25; Fuji 64-80s mostly $20-24, 88s mostly $19-23, 100s mostly $18-22, 113s mostly $17-20; granny smith 64s mostly $28-32, 72-80s $32-34, 88s mostly $31-32, 100-113s mostly $28-30. Gala 64s mostly $22-24, 72-88s mostly $23-24, 100s $22-24, 113s mostly $22, 125s $20-22; Honeycrisp 56s mostly $46-50.90, 64-88s mostly $48-54.90, 100s mostly $44.90-48.90. Cartons 12 3- pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum red Delicious mostly $18-20.90; Golden Delicious mostly $21-25.90, Fuji mostly $21-23.90, Granny Smith mostly $30-32.90, Gala mostly $20-24.90, Honeycrisp mostly $42-46.90; 2 ¼-inch minimum red Delicious $13-15.90, Gala $14-18.90. Organic carton tray pack Gala 72-80s mostly $28-32, 88s $26-32, 100s mostly $22-26, 113s mostly $20-22. Cartons 12 3-pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum Gala mostly $26-30.

NEW YORK — Shipments (80-74-69) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Generally Unchanged. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy 12 3-pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum red Delicious mostly $18-20; Fuji mostly $20-22; McIntosh mostly $20-22; Empire mostly $18-20. Cartons U.S. Extra Fancy tray pack Fuji 80s-88s mostly $28-30; McIntosh 80s-88s mostly $27-30; Empire 80s-88s mostly $25-27.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (50-40-32) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Unchanged. U.S. Extra Fancy cartons traypack Gala 100s mostly $27-29, 138s $24-26, 163s $17-19, McIntosh 88s $25-28, red Delicious 88s mostly $20-21.00, Golden Delicious 88s mostly $22-24, Jonagold 80s $20-22, Fuji 100s $26-30, 12 3-pound film bags 2 ½-inch minimum Gala mostly $21-23, Fuji mostly $21-22, red Delicious mostly $18-20, Jonathan $16-18, Golden Delicious mostly $18-20, McIntosh mostly $18-19.

CHILE IMPORTS — Port of entry: Philadelphia Imports via Boat — (53-56-18) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Generally Unchanged. 18 kg cartons tray pack Marked Extra Fancy granny smith 70s-80s mostly $28 90s mostly $26- 28.00 100s $24-27 Gala 70s $23-24, 80s mostly $22-23, 90s mostly $21-22.

NEW ENGLAND — Shipments (4-3-4) — Movement expected to seasonally decrease. Too few open market sales to establish a market.

Avocados

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (583-527-273) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Slow. Prices Conventional lower, Organic generally unchanged. cartons 2-layer Hass 32-40s mostly $42.25-44.25,48s mostly $44.25-47.25, 60s mostly 42.25-44.25, 70s mostly $34.25-36.25, 84s mostly $19.25-21.25. Organic cartons 2-layer Hass 40-60s mostly $60.25. Extra services included.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (U-9*-7) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Moderate. Prices Higher. From the Dominican Republic. Cartons 2-layers 16s-24s Various green skin varieties mostly $34-36. Quality good. (*revised, U = unavailable)

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT 2019 CROP — Shipments (59-60-U) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading Fairly Slow. Prices Lower. Cartons 2-layer Hass 32-48s mostly $44.25-46.25, 60s mostly $44.25-46.25, 70s mostly $38.25-40.25, 84s mostly $22.25-24.25. Extra services included. (U = unavailable)

Blueberries

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (4-23-45) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Moderate for heavy supplies. Prices Lower. Flats 12 1-Pint cups with lids large mostly $15-16, 12 6-ounce cups with lids large mostly $12-13, Organic large mostly $24-26. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality good.

CENTRAL AND NORTH FLORIDA — Shipments (53-48-36) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Fairly Slow. Prices Lower. Flats 12 1-pint cups with lids large mostly $17-18, 12 6-ounce cups with lids large mostly $12-13, Organic large mostly $24-25. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS — Crossings (49-41*-36) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Slow. Prices Lower. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids mostly $10. Quality variable. (* revised)

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments (8-7*-11) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued by May 9. (* revised)

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Reportable movement expected week ending May 11. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued. FIRST REPORT.

Cantaloupes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES ARIZONA — Crossings (0-1-3) — Movement expected to increase seasonally from Sonora and Hermosillo Mexico. Quality generally good. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of April 28.

FLORIDA 2019 CROP — Shipments (0-2-0) — Very light shipments have begun. Expect sufficient volume and number of shippers for first F.O.B. report within 3-7 days.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (28-32-U) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Fairly Active. Prices Higher. From Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica ½ cartons 9s $18.95-19.95, 12s $18.95-19, 15s $18.95. Over-sized ½ cartons 6s (5 size) mostly $13.95, 9s (6 size) $18.95-19.95. (U = unavailable)

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: Southern California — Imports via Boat (U-U-U) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Active. From Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica ½ cartons 9s supply in too few hands to quote, 12s supply in too few hands to quote. Over-sized ½ cartons 9s (6 size) supply in too few quote. (U = unavailable)

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Harvest expected to begin in Imperial Valley the week of May 5 followed by Western and Central Arizona the week of May 12. Quality expected to be generally good.

Coconuts

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (U-5*-2) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Moderate. Prices Unchanged. From Dominican Republic, few Guyana 65-70-pounds sacks 40s mostly $21-24. (* revised, U = unavailable)

Grapefruit

FLORIDA — Shipments (28-26-21, Includes exports 8-7-3) — Prices not reported. For weeks ending March 23, March 30 and April 6 in that order.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (58-51-21) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Supplies 23-32s fairly light. Trading 40-56s moderate, Choice 23-27s fairly active at slightly lower prices, others fairly active. Prices Fancy 23-36s, 48s and Choice 36s slightly higher, Fancy 27s and Choice 32s generally unchanged, others slightly lower. 7/10-bushel cartons Marked Rio Star Texas Fancy 23s mostly $22.98-26, 27s $22.98-26.50, 32s $21.98-24.50, 36s mostly $19.98-22.50, 40s $13.50-14, 48s mostly $11.50-12, 56s $10-10.95; Texas Choice 23-27s mostly $16-17.95, 32s mostly $15-16.98, 36s mostly $14-16.98, 40s mostly $10-11.50, 48s $9-10.98, 56s $8-9.50. Quality generally good.

Grapes

CHILE IMPORTS — Port of entry: Philadelphia Imports via Boat — (561-127-90) — Movement expected to decrease as season winds down. Trading Moderate. Prices Black seedless and White seedless higher, others generally unchanged. 18-pound containers bagged Crimson Seedless exlge $18- $20, lge $16- $18 Black seedless exlge $26-28, lge $24-26 red globe xlge $18-20, lge16.00-18.00 Special Storage White seedless-type exlge $36-38, lge $34-36.

CHILE IMPORTS — Port of entry: Los Angeles Imports via Boat — (137-207-12) — Movement expected to decrease as season winds down. Trading Moderate. Prices Black seedless and White seedless higher, others generally unchanged. 18-pound containers bagged Crimson Seedless exlge $18- $20, lge $16- $18 Black seedless exlge $26-28, lge $24-26 red globe xlge $18-20, lge $16-18.00 Special Storage White seedless-type exlge $36-38 lge $34-36 .

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES ARIZONA — Crossings (0-0-5) — Movement of Ivory, Cotton Candy and Sweet Ivory varieties are expected to increase from Jalisco, Mexico. Sugar Crisp along with other red, white and black seedless varieties are expected to increase from Sonora, Mexico. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of May 5, when most shippers expect to be fully Under way.

Honeydews

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES ARIZONA — Crossings (12-33-61) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices Higher. 2/3 cartons 5s mostly $9.35-10.35, 6s mostly $9.35, 8s mostly $7.35-7.95, 9s mostly $6.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (26-11-U) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Moderate. Prices Higher. From Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica 2/3 cartons 5s $11-11.95, 6s $11.95-12.50, 8s $12-12.50. Over-sized 2/3 cartons 5s mostly (4 ) mostly $11-11.95. (U = unavailable)

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: Southern California — Imports via Boat (U-U-U) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading Moderate. Prices Higher. From Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica 2/3 cartons 5s mostly $11-12, 6s $12-12.95. Over-sized 2/3 cartons 5s (4 ) mostly $11-12. (U =unavailable)

IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS CALIFORNIA AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Harvest expected to begin in Imperial Valley the week of May 12 followed by Western and Central Arizona the week of May 19. Palo Verde harvest expected to begin the week of June 2. Quality expected to be generally good.

Kiwifruit

ITALY IMPORTS — Ports of entry: Philadelphia and New York Imports via Boat — 15*-0-0 — Movement expected to decrease as season winds down. 9-kilogram (19.8-pound) containers loose Hayward Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT. (* revised)

Lemons

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Fairly Heavy — Movement expected about the same. Supplies 165-200s fairly light. Trading Moderate. Prices Shippers First Grade 165-235s and choice 235s higher, Shippers First 75-115s lower, others generally unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons Shippers First Grade 75s mostly $20.95-24.98, 95-115s mostly $22.95-26.98, 140s mostly $25.95-28.98, 165-200s mostly $28.95-32.98, 235s mostly $25.95-29.98; Shippers Choice 75s mostly $15.95-19.98, 95-115s mostly $16.95-20.98, 140s mostly 19.95-22.98, 165-200s mostly $26.95-30.98, 235s mostly $24.95-28.98; Organic Shippers First Grade 75s mostly $30.30-36.98, 95-165s mostly $32.30-38.98; Shippers Choice 95-140s mostly $22.30-28.98.

Limes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (160-229-199) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies 110-150s very light, 230-250s heavy. Trading 230-250s very slow, 175s active at slightly lower prices, 200s active at lower prices, others active. Prices 175s slightly lower, 200s lower, 230-250s much lower, others generally unchanged. 40-pound cartons seedless-type 110-150s mostly $38-40, 175s mostly $38, 200s mostly $34-36, 230s mostly $26-28, 250s mostly $20-22. Quality and condition variable.

Mangoes

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (144-165-136) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading Tommy Atkins and Haden 6-8s , 10s and Ataulfo 14-16s, 18s active at slightly lower prices, others active. Prices Tommy Atkins and Haden 6-8s , 10s and Ataulfo 14-16s, 18s slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Flats 1-layer Haden and Tommy Atkins 6-7s mostly $6.50-7, 8s mostly 6.00-6.50, 9s mostly $5-5.50, 10s mostly $4-4.50, 12s mostly $3.50-4; Ataulfo 12s $7-7.50, 14s mostly $6.50-7, 16s mostly $6, 18s mostly $4.50-5, 20s mostly $4, 22s $3.50-4. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES ARIZONA — Crossings (70-81-67) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Crossings include light volume of Haden variety. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices Ataulfo 12-18s slightly higher, Tommy Atkins 9-12s slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons 1-layer Tommy Atkins 6s mostly $6-7.50, 7-8s mostly $6-7, 9s mostly $5-6 10s mostly $4, 12s mostly $3-3.25; Ataulfo 12s mostly $6.50-7, 14s mostly $6.50, 16s mostly $5.50, 18s mostly $4.50, 20s mostly $4-4.25, 22s mostly $3.50-4.25. Quality and condition variable.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (6-6-U) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Moderate. Prices Lower. Haiti Flats one-layer Francis (Francine) 8s-12s mostly $8. (U = unavailable)

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (36-26*-U) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices 7s & 8s lower; others unchanged GUATEMALA flats 1-layer Tommy Atkins 7s-8s mostly $5.50-6, 9s mostly $5, 10s mostly $4, 12s mostly $3. (* revised, U = unavailable)

Nectarines

CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA 2019 CROP — Shipments (0-0-0) — Harvest expected to increase seasonally. Light and sporadic harvest has begun. More shippers expect to start light harvest week of April 29th. First f.o.b. expected to begin the week of May 13th, 2019. FIRST REPORT

Oranges

FLORIDA — Shipments (56-59-69, Includes exports 4-2-2) — Prices not reported. For weeks ending March 23, March 30 and April 6 in that order.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (17-19-8) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as some shippers are finished for the season. Trading Fairly Active. Valenica supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality generally good. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. Lighter shipments expected to continue through May 11. LAST REPORT

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments Fairly Heavy — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading Moderate. Prices Shippers First Grade 88s slightly higher, Shippers First 48-56s lower, others generally unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons Navel Shippers First Grade 40s mostly $18.95-20.98, 48s mostly $19.95-22.98, 56s mostly $18.95-22.98, 72s $14.95-17.98, 88s mostly $11.95-12.98, 113s mostly $9.95-10.98, 138s mostly $8.98-9.98; Shippers Choice 40s $10.95-11.98, 48-56s mostly $10.95-12.98, 72s mostly $9.95-12.98, 88s 9.48-11.98, 113s mostly $8.95-9.98, 138s mostly $7.95-8.98; Organic Shippers 56s mostly $26.30-30.98, 72s mostly $24.30-28.98, 88s $22.30-26.98, 113s mostly $20.30-23.98; Shippers Choice 72s mostly $16.30-20.98, 88s mostly $14.30-18.98.

Papayas

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (51-57-57) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Slightly Lower. 30-40-pound cartons Maradol-type and 30-35-pound cartons Tainung mostly $15-17. Quality variable.

BRAZIL IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Air — (U-U-U) — Movement expected to remain about the same Trading Moderate. Prices Unchanged. Brazil 3.5 kg containers Solo-type Golden 8s -12s mostly $9.50-10.50. (U = unavailable)

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (16-12-U) — Movement expected to remain about the same Trading Moderate. Prices Cartons 8s, 13s, & 14s lower; others unchanged. Guatemala. Cartons 30-35-pounds Tianung-type 8s, 13s, & 14s $17-18, 9s-12s mostly $18-19. (U = unavailable)

Peaches

CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA 2019 CROP Shipments — (0-0-0) — Shipments expected to increase seasonally. Light and sporadic harvest has begun. More shippers are expected to start light harvest week of April 29th. First f.o.b. expected to begin week of May 13, 2019. FIRST REPORT

CENTRAL GEORGIA AND SOUTH CAROLINA — No shipments reported. Shippers estimate that packing will start around May 13, with very little harvested before then with South Carolina expecting to start within a few days of Georgia start date. FIRST REPORT.

Pears

ARGENTINA IMPORTS — Port of entry: Philadelphia Imports via Boat — (5-15-22) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Lower. 18 kg cartons tray pack D'Anjou 70-80 sz mostly $26-28 90 sz mostly $24-25 100 sz $22-24 Williams 70-80 sz mostly $26-28, 90 sz mostly $24 100 sz mostly $20-22, 110 sz mostly $18.

CHILE IMPORTS — Port of entry: Philadelphia Imports via Boat — (13-8-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. 18 kg cartons tray pack Bosc 70-80 sz mostly $24 90 sz mostly $22. FIRST REPORT.

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (115-179-U, Includes exports 44-24-U) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Generally Unchanged. Cartons wrapped Anjou U.S. One 70-90s mostly $20-22.90, 100s mostly $20-21.90, 110s mostly $19-21.90, 120-135s mostly $18-20.90; Bosc 70-80s mostly $24-26.90, 90s $22-24.90, 100s 16.00-18, 110s $14-16.90. (U = unavailable)

Pineapple

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: South Florida Imports via Boat — (U-80-47) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Lower. Costa Rica. Cartons golden ripe one-layer 5s-8s $9. (U = unavailable)

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS Crossings — (55-58-35) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices Lower. Cartons 1-layer Golden Ripe 5-7s mostly $8-8.50, 8s mostly $8. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: Philadelphia Imports via Boat — (29-69-U) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Lower. Costa Rica. Cartons golden ripe one-layer 5s-7s mostly $10, 8s mostly $9-10. (U =unavailable)

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Port of entry: Southern California Imports via Boat — (U-U-U) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Lower. Costa Rica. Cartons golden ripe one-layer 5s-7s mostly $9-10, 8s mostly $8-9. (U =unavailable)

Plums

CHILE IMPORTS — Port of entry: Philadelphia Imports via Boat — (18-16-0) — Movement expected to decrease as season winds down. 2-layer tray pack Various Black and red varieties Supplies in too few hands to establish a market 9 kg containers loose Various Black and red varieties Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

Raspberries

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS — Crossings (31-40*-39) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Active. Prices Generally Unchanged. Flats 12 6-ounce cups with lids mostly $20-22. Quality generally good. (* revised)

Strawberries

SANTA MARIA DISTRICT Shipments (185-238-318) — Movement expected to increase. Trading Conventional very slow, Organic slow. Prices Conventional lower, Organic slightly lower. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids large mostly $4-6. Organic flats 8 1-pound containers with lids large mostly $12-14. Quality generally good. Many sales booked open with price to be established later.

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments (290-275-174) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading Very Slow. Prices Slightly Lower. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids small-medium mostly $4-6. Organic supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Quality and condition variable. Many sales booked open with price to be established later. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor.

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA — Shipments (19-40-101) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading Conventional very slow, Organic slow. Prices Conventional lower, Organic slightly lower. flats 8 1-pound containers with lids large mostly $5-6. Organic flats 8 1-lb containers with lids large mostly $12-14. Quality variable.

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (3-3-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Moderate. Prices Unchanged. Flats 8 1-pound containers with lids medium-large $11-13. Includes palletizing and cooling.

Tangelos

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA MINNEOLA TANGELOS — Shipments Fairly Light — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in few hands. Trading Fairly Slow. Prices Generally Unchanged. 7/10-bushel cartons Minneola Shippers First Grade 64s mostly $22.95-22.98, 80s $20.95-22.98, 100s mostly $16.95-18.98, 125s mostly $14.95-15.98.

Tangerines

FLORIDA — Shipments (7-7-6, Includes exports 0-0-0) — Prices not reported. For weeks ending March 23, March 30 and April 6 in that order.

Watermelons

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES ARIZONA — Crossings (329-635-737) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices Miniature 6-9s slightly lower, 11s and 4-5s lower, others much lower. red-flesh seedless-type per-pound cartons 4-5s mostly $.20; 24-inch bins approximately 35 and 45 counts mostly $.18, approximately 60 count mostly $.16, 75-80s mostly $.10-.12. red-flesh seedless Miniature carton 6s mostly $11.95, 8-9s mostly $12.95, 11s mostly $8.95-9.95. Quality variable.

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (206-389-508, Seeded 20-35-63, Seedless 186-354-445) — Movement expected to increase as most growers start the season current week. Trading Moderate. Prices Lower. 24-inch Bins Per-pound red-flesh Seeded 35s mostly $.16. red-flesh Seedless 36s mostly $.22, 45s mostly $.24, 60s $.22. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (197-136-67) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly active at lower prices. Prices Lower. red-flesh seedless-type 24-inch bins per-pound approximately 35 and 45 counts mostly $.24, approximately 60 count mostly $.22-.24. Quality variable.

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS CALIFORNIA — Harvest expected to begin the week of May 5. Quality expected to be generally good.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Harvest expected to begin the week of May 5. Quality expected to be generally good. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of May 12, when most shippers expect to be fully Under way. FIRST REPORT