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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 domestic and international shipping points for the fresh market. Protective services are extra unless otherwise stated.

Shipments are in 1,000 cwt. for weeks ending Aug. 11-Aug. 18-Aug. 25.

Artichokes

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (13-13-16) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices 18- 24s slightly higher, 12s lower, 36s slightly lower, 30s generally unchanged. Cartons globe green 12s mostly $17.65-18.55, 18s mostly $20.55- $21.55, 24s mostly $18.55-19.65, 30s mostly $10.55-13.65, 36s mostly $10- $12.55; Organic 12-18s $25.55-28, 24-30s $25.55. Quality variable.

 

Asian vegetables

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (8-6-6) — Movement of Bok Choy expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices cartons higher, crates generally unchanged. Bok Choy 30-pound cartons mostly $9.35-11.50, 50-pound cartons mostly $12.95-14.25, WGA crates mostly $13.35-15.65. Quality generally good.

 

Asparagus

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, TEXAS CROSSINGS — (44-29-25) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices jumbo higher, others generally unchanged. Pyramid cartons/crates 11-pound cartons/crates bunched green small mostly $12.75-14.75, large $32.75-34.75, standard mostly $28.75-30.75, jumbo $34.75-36.75. Extra services included.

PERU — Imports (29-30*-1) — Imports via air and boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. PORT OF ENTRY: SOUTH FLORIDA. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 11-pounds cartons bunched green jumbo mostly $26-28, extra-large mostly $25-26, Large $23-24, Standard mostly $21-22, Small $15-16. 11-pounds cartons bunched White Standard mostly $20- $21, Large $20-21. Quality variable. *revised.

 

Beans

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (18-19-20) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices lower.-bushel cartons/crates round green-type machine-picked $13- $15. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (5*-10-**) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. PORT OF ENTRY: SOUTH FLORIDA. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 5-pounds cartons Haricot Vert French-type) mostly $6-6.50. Quality variable. *revised. **unavailable.

 

Beets

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Crossings (MX 1-2*-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly active. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched red-type 12s mostly $10.55-11.15; Organic 12s red-type mostly $12.45-14.50, Gold-type mostly $10.50-14.45. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

 

Broccoli

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (116-130-118) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 83 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices much lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $9.35-10.65, 18s mostly $9.85-11.15; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $10.35-11.65, Short Trim mostly $11.65-12.56. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $15.50-19.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $20-21.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 35 units shipped last week. Trading early slow, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7-8.50, 18s mostly $7.50-9; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9.50-11, Short Trim $12-14. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings 69-56-43 — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut Short Trim mostly $12.50-13.50. Quality variable.

Brussels sprouts

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 23-22-19, Crossings 1-1-1) — --Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. 25-pound cartons medium $21.55-26.55. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution.

 

Cabbage

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (61-61-72) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices unchanged. round green-type 50-pound cartons medium $8-10. Nearly all movement for large size from pre-season contracts. Too few new sales of large to establish a market. Quality good.

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (26-29-26) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 15 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly active, late active. Prices higher. 50-pound cartons 18-24s round green-type $20-22. Organic 50-pound cartons 18-24s round green-type mostly $16.45-20, red-type mostly $20.45-24.45. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 11 units shipped last week. Trading green active, red moderate. Prices green higher, red lower. 50-pound cartons medium round green-type $20.85- $21.85, red-type $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (21-19-16) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 50-pound cartons round green-type medium $11-12.85. Quality good.

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 50-pound cartons round green-type medium mostly $8-10; 50-pound sacks large mostly $6-8.

 

Carrots

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (188-190-188) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late active. Prices jumbo slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 48 1-pound film bags in sacks medium-large $13-15.85, 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $14- $15, 25-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $7-7.50, carton 30 1-pound film bags Baby Peeled mostly $18-19. Organic film bags in sacks medium-large 48 1-pound, 24 2-pound and 10 5-pound mostly $18-22; cartons Baby Peeled 24 1-pound and 12 2-pound film bags $19.50-20. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (30-26-32) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $9-11. Quality variable.

 

Cauliflower

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (101-91-98) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 65 units shipped last week. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $10.45-11.65, 9s mostly $9.55-10.65, 16s mostly $9.45-10.65; Organic White 12s mostly $14.45-18.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 33 units shipped last week. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $10-11, 9s and 16s mostly $10. Quality generally good.

 

Celery

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (234-246-245) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 187 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 2-2 ½ dozen mostly $7.25-8.65, 3 dozen mostly $8- $9.56; Hearts film bags 18s mostly $11.45-12.65. Organic cartons 2-2 ½ dozen moderate $12.45-16.45; Hearts film bags 18s $12.45-16.55. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 58 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices Hearts slightly higher, 3 dozen slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons 2-2 ½ dozen mostly $6.50-7.50, 3 dozen mostly $6.85-8; Hearts film bags 18s $12.95- $14.50. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (29-31-30) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 18 count Hearts slightly higher, others unchanged. Cartons/crates 2 and 2 ½ dozen mostly $11, 3 dozen mostly $11-12, cartons film bags Hearts 24 count $22.65, 18 count $17-18. Quality good.

 

Chinese cabbage

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (11-15-12) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Nappa WGA crates mostly $19.95-21.65, 50-pound cartons mostly $16-18.25, 30-pound cartons mostly $13.25-14.50. Quality generally good.

 

Corn

NEW YORK — Shipments (54-49-61) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices slightly higher. Wirebound crates 4 dozen minimum yellow, White and Bi-Color mostly $9-9.50. Quality good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (17-29*-32) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons/crates 4 dozen minimum bi- color mostly $10-10.85. Quality good. *revised.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (53-20-11) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons 4 dozen minimum White mostly $12.95-14.95. Quality generally good.

EASTERN VIRGINIA AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late fairly active. Prices higher. Wirebound crates 4 dozen minimum yellow mostly $8-9.50, White mostly $8-9.50, Bi-Color mostly $8-9.50.

 

Cucumbers

MICHIGAN — Shipments (80-75*-82) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices slightly higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $16-16.85, fair quality $7-8.85, cartons 24s mostly $8. Quality variable. *revised.

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (30-42-40) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Unofficial prices from industry sources. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates medium $16- $18, fair quality $8-11, carton 24s $6-8. Supplies are in too few hands to report f.o.b. prices. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (greenhouse 47-51*-40) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for very light supplies. Prices slightly higher. greenHOUSE 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $30.95, fair quality mostly $28.95, ordinary quality mostly $18.95-20.95; small mostly $24.95-26.95, large mostly $28.95. Cartons 36s mostly $16.95-17.95; Organic 36s $28.95. Quality generally good. *revised

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (24-26-35) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Available supplies very light. Prices much higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium and large mostly $25.95- $27.95, fair quality mostly $18.95-20.95, large $24.95-26.95. Quality variable. Most present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (2-3-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $16-20.35, fair quality $8-12.35. Wide price range.

 

Eggplant

MICHIGAN — Shipments (3-6-7) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading active for medium, others slow. Prices medium unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons wrapped medium mostly $14.85-16.85, fair quality $6-8.85. Quality mostly good.

 

Endive/escarole

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (1-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Escarole fairly active, Endive moderate. Prices higher. Cartons 24s Endive mostly $8.55-9, Escarole mostly $9.45-10.55. Quality generally good.

 

Greens

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (12-11-13) — Movement expected to decrease slightly due to heat. Trading moderate. Prices Tuesday, August 28, 2018 compared to Tuesday, August 21, 2018 unchanged. Cartons bunched Kale 24s $9-10.50 mostly $9. Cartons loose Turnip Tops $10. Various containers bunched Collard 6s $9- $9.50 mostly $9. Various containers loose Collard $9-9.50. Quality good.

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (10-12-11) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 7 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green mostly $7.45-9.50; Organic green mostly $12.45-18.50, red $10.45-13, Lacinato (Tuscan) $10.45-14.50. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 4 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices Lacinato lower, green generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green $6.95-8.95, Lacinato (Tuscan) $8.95. Quality generally good.

 

Herbs

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (24-19-20) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 13 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices Cilantro slightly higher, Anise slightly lower. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $27.65-28.75, 30s mostly $23.25-24.35; Organic 30s mostly $22-22.95. Anise cartons 24s $12.45-13.50; Organic 12s mostly $10.50-14.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 7 units shipped last week. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s (very wide range in price) mostly $18.95-28.95. Quality generally good. Supplies held in few hands.

 

Lettuce, iceberg

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (471-536-516) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 435 units shipped last week. Trading fairly slow. Prices much lower. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $10.35-11.65, 24s film-wrapped mostly $11.35- $12.65, 30s film-wrapped mostly $10.45-11.45. Organic cartons 24s film-wrapped $18.45-22.45, 12s film-wrapped mostly $12.45-16.45. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 81 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices much lower. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $9-10.85, 24s film-wrapped mostly $10-11.85. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, romaine

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (394-385-393) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 348 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons 24s mostly $8.45-9.65; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $10.55-11.65, 48s film-lined mostly $11.55-12.65. Organic carton 24s mostly $10.45-11.50; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $10.45-12.55. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 45 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices Hearts higher, 24s lower. Cartons 24s $8-9.50; Hearts 12 3-count packages $10-12. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, other

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (44-46-45) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 39 units shipped last week. Trading green leaf moderate, others slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $7.45-8.65, red leaf mostly $6.35-7.65, Boston mostly $6.45-7.50. Organic cartons 24s green leaf and red leaf $10-12.85. Quality generally good. red leaf and Boston harvest curtailed by market conditions.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 6 units shipped last week. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. Cartons 24s green leaf and red leaf $8-8.50. Quality generally good.

 

Okra

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (2-2-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Includes palletizing and Cooling. ½-bushel cartons small-medium $8.35. Quality generally good.

 

Onions, dry

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 897-889-889) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Columbia Basin, Washington; Idaho and Malheur County, Oregon; San Joaquin Valley, California; Georgia; and New Mexico. *revised.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON — Shipments (207-267-279, includes exports of 30-33-42) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading Whites active, others moderate. Prices Whites higher, yellow medium and reds lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Hybrid-type 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $7.50, jumbo $6-6.50, medium mostly $5-5.50; White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $15, medium mostly $14; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $8, medium mostly $7-8.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY OREGON — (46-150-240) — Movement expected to seasonally increase as more shippers start to receive new onions. Trading Whites active, others moderate. Prices yellow lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sacks Supercolossal mostly $8-9, colossal $7-8, jumbo $6-6.50, medium mostly $5; White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $14, medium $12-14; red globe-type U.S. 1 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $10, medium mostly $10.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (236-198-171) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GEORGIA — (97-90-72) — Movement expected remain decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — (275-137-59) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

NORTH AND EAST POINTS COLORADO — (9-22-21) — Movement expected to increase as harvest of new crop progresses. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

PERU IMPORTS (AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS — Shipments (0-2-18) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers start to make the transition from Vidalia onions to Peruvian onions. yellow Granex Marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $18. FIRST REPORT.

WALLA WALLA WASHINGTON — Shipments (14-11-4, includes exports of 2-1*-0) — Movement expected to seasonally decrease. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised. LAST REPORT.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Movement expected to begin with the next two weeks as light harvest is expected to begin the week of (September 9). FIRST REPORT.

 

Onions, green

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Crossings (MX 51-54*-39) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early very active, late moderate. Prices medium much lower, Iceless lower. Cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $14.45-16.65; ICELESS 4 film bags, 12 bunches per bag mostly $16.45-17.55. Organic cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $14.45-19.50. Quality and condition variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

CENTRAL COAST, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (3-5-4) — Movement of Leeks expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched Leeks 12s mostly $10.45-12.65, Organic $10.45-16. Quality generally good.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (03-04-04) — Movement expected to remain the same. Trading light. Prices Tuesday, August 28, 2018 compared to Tuesday, August 21, 2018 steady. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $13-23 mostly $23. Quality good.

 

Parsley

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (12-13-12) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 8 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 60s Curly mostly $9.45-10.55, Plain mostly $10.45-11.55; Organic bunched 30s Curly and Plain $14.50-22.45. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 4 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices Curly lower, Plain generally unchanged. Cartons bunched Curly and Plain 60s $8.95-10.95. Quality generally good.

 

Peas, green

GUATEMALA IMPORTS — Imports (6*-9*-**) — Imports via boat and air From Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 10-pounds cartons Snow Peas $16-17, Sugar Snap peas mostly $13-14. Quality variable. *revised. **unavailable.

PERU IMPORTS — Imports (5-2-**) — Via air and Boat. Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices Snow Peas higher; Sugar Snap generally unchanged. 10-pounds cartons Snow Peas $19-21, Sugar Snap Peas mostly $17-18.50. **unavailable.

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 1-2-2, Crossings MX 0-0- 0**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late active. Prices higher. 10-pound cartons Decalyxed Sugar Snap-type $13- $18.95, Snow-type $10.15-14. Quality variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. **less than 50,000-pounds

 

Peppers, bell

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (94-88-74) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading fairly slow. Prices green lower, red much lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green extra-large and large mostly $8.95-9.95, irregular size fair quality mostly $7.95-8.95. red extra-large and large mostly $18.95, irregular size fair quality $14.95. ½-bushel cartons red extra-large and large mostly $10.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (46-36-51) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late fairly active. Prices higher. greenHOUSE 11-pound cartons red jumbo and extra-large mostly $13-15, large mostly $12-14; yellow and Orange jumbo and extra-large mostly $14-16, large mostly $13-15. Quality variable.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (29-34*-29) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices jumbo and extra-large slightly higher, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo and extra-large mostly $12-12.85, large $9-10.85, medium fair quality $8-9.85. Quality good.

SOUTH DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (24-26-25) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late slow. Prices much lower. Unofficial prices 1 1/9-bushel cartons red extra-large and large mostly $18.95, irregular size fair quality mostly $14.95. ½-bushel cartons red extra-large and large mostly $10.95. Quality generally good. No f.o.b. report is expected to be issued due to supplies in few hands.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (4-3-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo $10-12; extra-large $10-12, fair quality $8-8.35; large $9-9.35.

 

Peppers, other

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (60-45-56) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Poblano generally unchanged, others higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons and crates Anaheim mostly $16-18, Poblano and Serrano mostly $12-14, Jalapeno mostly $11.50-13.50. 8-pound cartons Habanero orange mostly $12-14. Quality variable.

 

Potatoes

U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 1,819*-1,704*-1,620) — The top shipping areas, in order, were Idaho; Columbia Basin, Washington; Big Lake, Minnesota; Herford, Texas; and Wisconsin. *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — 2017 Shipments (602-358-139, includes exports of 8-4-3) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers start to finish with old crop potatoes. Prices remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a price. *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — 2018 Shipments (39-310-517, includes exports of 0-1-6) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers start to receive new crop potatoes. Trading fairly slow. Prices carton 100s generally unchanged, others lower. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 10-5pound film bags non size A $6-7.50; 50-pound cartons 40s $10-11, 50s $10-11.50, 60-70s $10-12, 80s $10-11, 90s mostly $10, 100s mostly $9.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 — Shipments (307-308-278, includes export of 64-70-59) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices cartons lower, others generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags non size A $5-5.50, 50-pound carton 40s mostly $11, 50s-60s mostly $11-12, 70s mostly $10.50-11, 80s mostly $10-11, 90s $9-10, 100s mostly $8-9.

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA DISTRICT — Shipments (116-140*-175, includes export of 3-2-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. round red U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound bales mostly $9-10, 50-pound cartons size A mostly $9-10, 2000-pound totes size A mostly $12-14. *revised

HEREFORD-HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (163-183-157) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin to harvest. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (28-49*-139) —Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly $10-10.50, 50-pound cartons 40s-70s mostly $15-16, 80s mostly $14, 90s mostly $12, 100s mostly $11-12. round red U.S. 1 10 5-pound size A baled mostly $11- $12.50, 50-pound cartons size A mostly $10-12, size B mostly $12- $13, 50-pound sacks size A mostly $9-11, size B mostly $11-12. yellow-type U.S. 1 10 5-pound size A baled mostly $17-18, 50-pound cartons size A mostly $16-18, 50-pound sacks size A mostly $15-17. *revised.

KANSAS — Shipments (167-100-80) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin to harvest. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLORADO — Shipments (106-72-46, including exports 16-12-**) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.**unavailable.

STOCKTON-DELTA DISTRICT — Shipments (133-87*-29) — Movement expected to increase as the season gets started. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments (39-35-18) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-2-17) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvest. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) — Shipments (0-13-14) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. FIRST REPORT

DELAWARE — Shipments (9-16-13) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices round red unchanged, others slightly lower. U.S.One size A round red 50-pound sacks $9.75, tote bags approx. 2000-pounds per cwt. $17.50-18.50, round White 50-pound sacks mostly $9.75, tote bags approx. 2000-pounds per cwt. mostly $18.50, yellow-type tote bags approx. 2000-pounds per cwt. $28.50.

INDIANA DISTRICT — Shipments (13-8-9) — Movement expected to increase as harvest of new potatoes moves forward. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK — Shipments (4-3-4) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Too few sales to establish a market.

KLAMATH BASIN OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (15-3-0) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

NORTHERN COLORADO DISTRICT — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase as Growers begin to harvest within the next few weeks. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

 

Pumpkins

VIRGINIA — Light harvesting is expected to begin in approximately one week. Growers report the crop is progressing well and is in good condition. FIRST REPORT.

 

Radishes

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 12-9-9, Crossings MX 3-3*-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices 48s slightly higher, 24s slightly lower. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $11.45-12.55, 48s mostly $16.45-16.65. Quality generally good. *revised

 

Rhubarb

OREGON/WASHINGTON COAST — Shipments (1-1-0*) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. Oregon/Washington field grown rhubarb 20-pound cartons mostly $23- $26. Quality generally good. *less than 50,000-pounds

 

Spinach

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (13-15-17) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 15 units shipped last week. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons bunched Flat 24s mostly $17.45-19.45, Organic $22.45-32. Quality generally good.

 

Squash

MICHIGAN — Shipments (36-36*-32) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. One-half-bushel cartons Zucchini small mostly $12.85-14.85, medium mostly $10.85-12.85, yellow Straightneck small mostly $12.85-14.85, medium mostly $10.85-12.85. Quality variable. *revised.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (2-3-3) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices zucchini slightly lower, yellow Straightneck lower. ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons Zucchini small $12-14.35, medium $10-12.35; yellow Straightneck small $12- $14.35, medium $8-10.35.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (02-02-02) — Movement expected to decrease slightly due to heat. Trading light. Prices Tuesday August 28, 2018 compared to Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Zucchini slightly higher; others unchanged. ½-bushel carton Zucchini green small $12-15 mostly $12, medium $10. ¾-bushel cartons yellow Crookneck small $14-22 mostly $14, medium $12-15 mostly $12. Quality good.

EASTERN SHORE AND EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. ½-bushel cartons Zucchini small mostly $13-14, medium mostly $11-12; yellow Straightneck small mostly $14, medium mostly $12.

 

Sweet potatoes

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (95*-98*-75) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 40-pound cartons Orange-types U.S. No. 1 $12-15, U.S. No. 1 Petite $10- $14, U.S. No. 2 $8-10, No Grade Marks jumbo $7-8. *revised.

MISSISSIPPI — Shipments (20-17-20) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 40-pound cartons Orange-types U.S. Number One mostly $14-16, U.S. Number Two mostly $7-8 No Grade Marks jumbo mostly $7-8. Mostly Beauregard variety. Quality generally good.

ATWATER, LIVINGSTON DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (14-18-17) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices Orange and red-types No Grade Marks jumbo lower, others unchanged. 40-pound cartons Orange and red-types U.S. Number One $28-30, No Grade Marks medium $15-18, jumbo mostly $16-18; White-types U.S. Number One mostly $34-35, No Grade Marks medium $15-16, jumbo $14-18; Japanese-types U.S. Number One $38-44, No Grade Marks medium $38-44. Prices and shipments are 2018 new crop. Quality generally good.

LOUISIANA — Shipments (7-5-6) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 40-pound cartons Orange-types U.S. Number One mostly $16, U.S. Number Two and No Grade Marks jumbo mostly $8-9. Quality generally good.

 

Tomatoes

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (180-184-213) — Movement expected about the same. Trading medium moderate, others fairly active. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose Mature greens extra-large mostly $11.95, large mostly $10.95-11.95, medium mostly $9.95-10.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (120-120-160, Adapted Environment 83-83-115, Open-Field 21-21-29, Controlled Environment 16-16-16) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Supplies fairly light. Prices slightly higher. Adapted environment and Open-field Vine-ripes cartons 2-layer 4x4-5x6s mostly $11.95-13.95; 25-pound cartons loose 4x4-5x6 sizes mostly $11.95-13.95. Quality generally good. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

TENNESSEE — Shipments (42-22-21) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Extra services included. 25-pounds carton loose Mature greens 85 % U.S. 1 or Better 5x6 size $15.95, 6x6 size $15.95, 6x7 size $15.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (14-24*-20, Adapted Environment 11-19*-16, Open Field 3-5*-4) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Supplies very light and held in few hands. Prices 4x4-4x5s much higher, others higher. Open-field and Adapted environment cartons 2-layer Vine-ripes 4x4-4x5s mostly $14.95, 5x5-5x6s mostly $12.95. Adapted environment cartons 2-layer Organic 4x4-5x5s $14.95, 5x6s $12.95-14.95. Quality generally good. *revised

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (35-24-17) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Monday August 27 booked open with prices to be established later. Prices from Friday August 24, 25-pound cartons Mature greens 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6 size $15.95, 6x6 size $15.95, 6x7 size mostly $15.95.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — (greenhouse shipments, 22*-24*-12) — No prices reported. *revised.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (9-12*-11) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading active. Prices 25-pound cartons loose higher, others generally unchanged. Vine-ripes 25-pound cartons loose 5x6 size mostly $15-16.95, cartons 2-layer 4x4s and 4x5s and 5x5s mostly $14-14.95. Quality mostly good. *revised.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (3-4-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose Vine-ripes U.S. Combination or Better jumbo $13.95-15.95, extra-large $13.95-15.95, large $10.95-14.95. Extra services included.

 

Tomatoes, cherry

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 3-3-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices slightly higher. Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $12.95. Quality generally good.

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (2-3-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Monday August 27 booked open with prices to be established later. Prices from Friday August 24, flats 12 1-pint baskets $9.95-10.95.

 

Tomatoes, grape

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (8-6-8) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Monday August 27 booked open with prices to be established later. Prices from Friday August 24, flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $9.95; 20-pound cartons loose $17.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (11-7-6) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Adapted environment and Open-field flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium- large mostly $5.95-7.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 5-5*-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices much higher. Adapted environment and Open-field flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $9.95, 20-pound cartons loose med-large mostly $18.95. Organic Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $9.95, 20-pound cartons loose med-large $18.95. Quality generally good. *revised

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (2-1-2) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading fairly active. Unofficial prices from Industry sources flats 12 one-pint containers with lids med-lge mostly $12-12.95. Supplies in few hands. No daily f.o.b. Shipping Point prices being issued.

TENNESSEE — Shipments (0-0-0) — Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Reported indication for industry sources for prices. Includes palletizing and cooling. Flats 12-1 pints container with lids $9.95; 20-pounds carton loose $17.95. Quality generally good.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-1-0) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $8.95-10.95; 20-pound cartons loose $17.95. Extra services included.

 

Tomatoes, plum

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (109-102-119, Adapted Environment 86-80-94, Open Field 21-20-23, Controlled Environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Supplies light. Prices generally unchanged. Adapted environment and Open-field 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $11.95-13.95, large mostly $10.95- $12.95, medium mostly $9.95-11.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (41-37-44) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $11.95-12.95, large mostly $11.95, medium mostly $9.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (33-34*-37, Adapted Environment 23-24*-26, Open Field 10-10*-11) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Supplies fairly light. Prices much higher. Open-field AND Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $14.95, large $14.95, medium $12.95; Organic extra-large, large and medium $24.95. Quality generally good. *revised

TENNESSEE — Shipments (33-29-33, Organic 0-5-0) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose Roma. extra-large $13.95 large $13.95, medium $11.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (13-18-13) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for extra-large, others moderate. Prices extra-large higher, others lower. 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $12.95-14.95, large $8-10.95. Quality variable.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-1-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large $11.95-13.95, large $11.95-13.95. Extra services included.

 

Tropicals

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (112*-32*-13) — Imports from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Ecuador and Brazil. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of Entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices Chayote, Malanga Blanca, Eddoes and yellow Yams (Name) higher; others generally unchanged. Calabaza 50-pound sacks mostly $7.50-10; Chayote 40-pound cartons mostly $13-16; 20-pound cartons $10-11; Ginger Root 30-pound cartons from Brazil by boat mostly $18-20; Malanga 40-pound cartons Blanca (large) mostly $30-33; Lila (large) mostly $40; Taro 40-pound cartons Eddoes mostly $25-28; 40-pound cartons Dasheen (Coco Islena)mostly $16; Yams (Name) 45-pound cartons yellow mostly $58-60; 50-pound cartons White mostly $30-33; Yucca (Cassava) 37-pound cartons mostly $15-16. Quality good. *revised.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Imports (3-2-1) — Imports from the Dominican Republic. Movement expected to increase. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Coconut 65-70-pound sacks 40s $22-24. Quality good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — TOMATILLOS — Crossings (25-16-23) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates mostly $13-15. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — CHAYOTE — Crossing (5-4-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices much higher. 40-pound cartons mostly $14-16. Quality variable.