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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 June 30-July 7-July 14.

Artichokes

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (19-19-17) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices 18-24s higher, others generally unchanged. Cartons globe green 12s $9.55- $10.15, 18s mostly $10.55-12.55, 24s mostly $11.55-12.75, 30-36s $7.55-9.65; Organic 12s $22-25.55, 18s $25.55-26, 24-30s $25.55. Quality variable.

 

Asian vegetables

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (6-6-5) — Movement of Bok Choy expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. Bok Choy 30-pound cartons mostly $9.45-9.65, WGA crates $12.35-14.50. Quality generally good.

 

Asparagus

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, TEXAS CROSSINGS — (38-46-86) — Movement expected to increase. Trading slow. Prices lower. Pyramid cartons/crates 11-pound cartons/crates bunched green large $16.75-19.75, standard $16.75-18.75. Extra services included.

PERU — Imports (13-9-**) — Imports via air and boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading slow. Prices lower. 11-pounds cartons bunched green jumbo supply in too few hands to quote, extra-large supply in too few hands to quote, Large mostly $20- $21, Standard $18-20, Small $14-15. Quality variable. **unavailable.

 

Beans

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (0-3-9) — Movement expected to increase. Growers are experiencing hot and dry conditions and are actively irrigating. Supplies are in too few hands to establish a market. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point Prices later in the period.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (9-7-**) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. 5-pounds cartons Haricot Vert French-type) mostly $4 . Quality variable. **unavailable.

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (9-8-3) — Movement expected to decrease. Remaining supplies insufficient to establish market. Reporting will resume for the fall crop. LAST REPORT.

 

Beets

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Crossings (MX 3-3*-0**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched red-type 12s mostly $10-11.15; Organic red-type 12s $12.45-14.45, 24s $14.45- $24.50; Gold-type 12s $12.45-14.45. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised, **data incomplete

 

Broccoli

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (146-124-143) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 106 units shipped last week. Trading fairly active at lower prices. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.45-9.65, 18s mostly $8.95- $10.15; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $10.45-12.65, Short Trim mostly $11.56-13.65. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $12.45-14.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $14.65-16.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 37 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices crown cut lower, bunched generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7.85-9, 18s mostly $8.35-9.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $10-13, Short Trim mostly $11.75-14.85. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (42-35-38) — Movement expected to increase. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut Short Trim mostly $14-16. Quality variable.

 

Brussels sprouts

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 12-11-18, Crossings 14-9*- 5**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active at lower prices. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons medium mostly $30.45-34.55. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised **data incomplete

 

Cabbage

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (36-31-30) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 15 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 50-pound cartons 18-24s round green-type $11-13.45. Organic 50-pound cartons 18- 24s round green-type mostly $16-20.45, red-type $25.95-36.45. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 15 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices green lower, red generally unchanged. 50-pound cartons medium round green-type $11.95- $12.95, red-type $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (23-29-22) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for light supplies. Prices higher. 50-pound cartons round green-type medium mostly $11.85-12.85. Recent high temperatures have slowed growth and development. Quality good.

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (0-0-0) — Initial harvest expected to get Under way within the period. Growers are experiencing hot and dry conditions and are actively irrigating.

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to increase. Trading active for light supplies. Prices 50-pound cartons round green-type medium mostly $12.

 

Carrots

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (195-165-170) — Movement expected about the same. Trading jumbo fairly active, others moderate. Prices slightly higher. 48 1-pound film bags in sacks medium-large mostly $12.85- $15.85, 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $16-18, 25-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $8-9, carton 30 1-pound film bags Baby Peeled mostly $18-18.75. 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 (46-65-62) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active at slightly lower prices. Prices slightly lower. 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $17-19. Quality variable.

 

Cauliflower

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (126-110-123) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 78 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $7.35- $8.65, 9s and 16s mostly $6.45-7.65. Organic White 12s mostly $18.45-20.95, 9s mostly $14.85-17.95, 16s mostly $18.85-20.95. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 45 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $6.65-7. Quality generally good.

 

Celery

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (275-259-267) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected to increase seasonally above the 194 units shipped last week. Trading active. Prices Hearts generally unchanged, others slightly higher. Cartons 2-2½ dozen mostly $12.45-14.55, 3 dozen mostly $13.45-15.65; Hearts film bags 18s mostly $14.45-16.45. Organic cartons 2-2 ½ dozen $12.45-16.66, 3 dozen $12-16.50; Hearts film bags 18s $14.45-16.50. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 73 units shipped last week. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices lower. Cartons 2 dozen mostly $10-11.95, 2½ dozen mostly $10.65- $12, 3 dozen mostly $11-12.95. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-0-3) — Movement expected to increase. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point prices current week. Early planted fields suffered severe yield reductions and set back harvest.

 

Chinese cabbage

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (17-16-16) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Nappa WGA crates mostly $15.95-18.35, 30-pound cartons mostly $10.45-11.45. Quality generally good.

 

Corn

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (220-183-133) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons 4 dozen minimum White mostly $10-11.95, yellow mostly $10.95-11, Bicolor $10-11. Quality generally good.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (496-161-21) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as shippers are generally finished for the season. Current supplies insufficient to establish market. LAST REPORT.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-0-2) — Movement expected to increase. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point prices later in the period.

NEW YORK — Initial harvest expected to get underway late in the period. FIRST REPORT.

EASTERN VIRGINIA AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Wirebound crates 4 dozen minimum yellow mostly $9.70-10.50, White mostly $9.70-10.50, Bi-Color mostly $9.70- $10.50.

 

Cucumbers

MICHIGAN — Shipments (35-59-54) — Movement expected to increase. Trading active. Prices higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $20- $22.85, fair quality mostly $10-10.85, cartons 24s mostly $8-8.85. Quality mostly good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (44-40-47) — Movement expected about the same. Available supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices slightly higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $18.95- $20.95, fair quality mostly $16.95-18.95; large mostly $14.95-16.95. Quality variable. Most present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (45-29-18) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as most shippers are finished for the season. Supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. Lighter crossings expected to continue through July 21. LAST REPORT

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (greenhouse 47-60*-14**) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices 36s and 24s lower, others slightly lower. greenHOUSE 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $16-16.95, fair quality $14.50-14.95, ordinary quality mostly $8.95-9.95; small mostly $11.95, large mostly $14.95. Cartons 24s mostly $6-6.95, 36s mostly $9.95; Organic 36s $12.95-14.95. Quality generally good. *revised, **data incomplete

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (6-8-4) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Currently, supplies are insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market.

EASTERN SHORE AND EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active for light supplies. Prices generally unchanged. Waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $17-20, fair quality mostly $10.

 

Eggplant

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (26-14-5) — Movement expected to decrease as shippers are finishing up the season. Trading slow. Prices unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $8.35-8.85 fair quality $4.35-4.85 and large $5.35-5.85. Includes wrapped. Quality generally good.

 

Endive/escarole

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (3-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Endive fairly slow, Escarole moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s Endive mostly $7.45-8.55, Escarole mostly $9.45- $10.65. Quality generally good.

 

Greens

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (13-9-14) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 9 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green mostly $8.45-9.55; Organic green mostly $14-16.95, red mostly $12.45-16.95, Lacinato (Tuscan) $10.45-22.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 5 units shipped last week. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green $6.95-8.95, Lacinato (Tuscan) $8.95. Quality generally good.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (13-12-13) — Movement expected to decrease due to extreme heat. Trading moderate. Prices Tuesday, July 17, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 10, 2018 unchanged. Cartons bunched Kale 24s $8-10 mostly $8. Cartons loose Turnip Tops $9-10 mostly $9. Cartons loose Mustard Curly $9-10 mostly $9. Various containers bunched Collard 6s $8-9.50 mostly $8. Various containers loose Collard $8-9.50. Quality good.

 

Herbs

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (23-19-20) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 13 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices Cilantro 30s slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $9.65-11.95, 30s mostly $8.45-9.55; Organic 30s mostly $12-15.50. Anise cartons 24s $10.45-12.65; Organic 12s mostly $11-14.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 7 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s $10.95-12.95. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, iceberg

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (544-512-545) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 473 units shipped last week. Trading 30s fairly active at lower prices, others fairly active. Prices 30s lower, 24s generally unchanged. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $8.55-9.65, 24s film-wrapped mostly $9.55- $10.65, 30s film-wrapped mostly $8-8.50. Organic cartons 24s film-wrapped mostly $14.45-18.45, 12s film-wrapped $10.45-12.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 72 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices lower. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $7-8.50, 24s film-wrapped mostly $8-9.50. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, romaine

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (392-356-393) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 352 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s mostly $6.45-8.65; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $8.45-9.65, 48s film-lined mostly $9.50-10.65. Organic carton 24s mostly $10-11.50; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $10.45-13.55. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 41 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons 24s mostly $7-8; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $8-9. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, other

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (49-38-44) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 38 units shipped last week. Trading green leaf fairly active, red leaf moderate, Boston fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $7.25-8.65, red leaf mostly $6.35-7.65, Boston mostly $7.35-8.65. Organic cartons 24s green leaf mostly $10.45-12.45, red leaf mostly $10-10.85. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 6 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices green leaf slightly higher, red leaf generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf $7-9, red leaf $7-8. Quality generally good.

 

Okra

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (2-3-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. Includes palletizing and Cooling. ½-bushel cartons small-medium mostly $8.35. Quality generally good.

 

Onions, dry

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 999-834*-912) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico, San Joaquin Valley California, Georgia, Mexico Crossings, and Washington. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — (383-348-366) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading reds fairly active, others moderate. Prices yellow Supercolossal, colossal and jumbo higher, others generally unchanged. yellow Supercolossal and red jumbo higher, yellow colossal and jumbo lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Grano 50-pound sacks Supercolossal mostly $11, colossal mostly $9-10, jumbo mostly $8, medium $7-8; White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12, medium mostly $11-12; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $14, medium mostly $14.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (255-231-292) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow colossal, jumbo higher, yellow Supercolossal slightly higher, red medium slightly lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Hybrid 50-pound sacks Supercolossal mostly $7-8, colossal mostly $6.50-7, jumbo mostly $6- $7, medium mostly $6; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium mostly $11.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GEORGIA — (148-107-124) — Movement expected remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. yellow Granex Marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $15-16; Organic yellow Granex Marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $24.

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (105-83*-69) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 CROP — Shipments (16-18*-18, includes exports of 4-9-6) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

WALLA WALLA WASHINGTON — Shipments (16-16-17, includes exports of 2-4-3) — Movement expected to increase as shippers receive onions. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. yellow Walla Walla Sweets 40-pound sacks jumbo mostly $17, medium mostly $14.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2017 CROP — Shipments (32-16*-16, includes exports of 6-4-3) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT, TEXAS (36-9-4) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (3-4-3) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

 

Onions, green

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Crossings (MX 63-47*-39**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $7.35-8.65, small mostly $6.45-7.65; ICELESS 4 film bags, 12 bunches per bag mostly $9-9.65. Organic cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $14.45- $16.95. Quality and condition variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution.

*revised, **data incomplete

CENTRAL COAST, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (5-4-6) — Movement of Leeks expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Cartons bunched Leeks 12s mostly $12-13.75, Organic mostly $12-12.50. Quality generally good.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (03-03-03) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading light. Prices Tuesday, July 17, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 10, 2018 unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $11-13 mostly $11. Quality good.

 

Parsley

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

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 7 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched 60s Curly mostly $9.15-10.45, Plain mostly $10.95-12.45. Organic cartons bunched 30s Curly mostly $10.45-15.50, Plain mostly $10.45-16.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 5 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices Plain lower, Curly slightly higher. Cartons bunched Curly 60s $10.95-14.95, 30s $7-8.95; Plain 60s (wide range in price) $8.95-14.95, 30s $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good.

 

Peas, green

GUATEMALA IMPORTS — Imports (3-9-**) — Imports via boat and air From Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices Snow Peas lower, Sugar Snaps higher. 10-pounds cartons Snow Peas mostly $7-8, Sugar Snap peas mostly $16. Quality variable. **unavailable.

PERU IMPORTS — Imports (3-3-**) — Via air. Movement expected to increase as more growers begin shipping. Trading moderate. Snow Peas supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Sugar Snap Peas supplies in too few hands to establish a market. **unavailable.

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 2-2-2, Crossings MX 1-0- 0**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices Snow slightly lower, Sugar Snap generally unchanged. 10-pound cartons Decalyxed Sugar Snap-type and Snow-type mostly $13-15. Quality variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. **data incomplete

 

Peppers, bell

MICHIGAN — Initial harvest expected to begin later in the period.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (95-93-105) — Movement of green expected to decrease slightly, red and yellow expected to increase seasonally. Trading green very active, others active. Prices green much higher, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green extra-large mostly $18.95, large mostly $16.95, medium mostly $14.95, red extra-large and large mostly $24.95, irregular size fair quality green mostly $12.95-14.95, red mostly $18.95-20.95, yellow mostly $24.95; ½-bushel cartons red extra-large and large mostly $14.95-16.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (34-40-44) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies light. Trading 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.

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (54*-34*-26) — Movement expected to decrease as a few shipper are finished for the season. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green extra-large fair quality $12-12.35. *revised.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-1-3) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Trading active. Prices 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo $14-18.35; extra-large $14- $18.35, fair quality $10-14.35. Wide range in prices.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (63-23-3) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Shippers are generally finished packing for the season. Very light shipments expected through the end of July. LAST REPORT.

 

Peppers, other

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (74-66-70) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Anaheim fairly active at lower prices, others fairly active. Prices Anaheim lower, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons and crates Anaheim, Jalapeño, Poblano and Serrano mostly $14-16. 8-pound cartons Habanero orange mostly $15-17. Quality variable.

 

Potatoes

U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 1,831*-1,508*-1,793) — The top shipping areas, in order, were Idaho, San Luis Valley, Colorado; Kern, California; Columbia Basin, Washington; and Hereford, Texas. *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — Shipments (777-569-802, includes exports of 11-6-6) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices bales higher, others generally unchanged. Russet Burbank U.S. 1 baled 10-5-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $5.50; 50-pound cartons 40s mostly $11, 50s mostly $11-12, 60-70s mostly $13-14, 80s mostly $13-13.50, 90s mostly $10-11, 100s mostly $9-10.

SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLORADO — Shipments (260-179-221, including exports 18-15-15) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices carton 80-100s and U.S. 1 film bags size A higher, others generally unchanged. Russet U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly $10, baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $9, 50-pound cartons 40s $16- $16.50, 50s mostly $16.50, 60s mostly $16.50, 70s mostly $16.50, 80s mostly $14.50, 90s $12-13, 100s $12-13. U.S. Commercial bulk per cwt mostly $11. *revised.

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments (261-219*-200, includes exports of 7-6-1) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2017 — Shipments (149-123-129, includes export of 45-37-44) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices bales, carton 80s higher, others generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $6-7, 50-pound cartons 40s mostly $9-10, 50s-70s mostly $15, 80s mostly $13-13.50, 90s $10.50-11, 100s mostly $10. *revised

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 — Shipments (0-0-36, includes export of 0-0-19) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers start shipping. Supplies in too few hands to establish market. FIRST REPORT

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (23-81-114) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow-type active, round White fairly active, round red moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 50-pound sacks round White U.S. One size A $13.75, chef mostly $16.75. 50-pound sacks round red U.S. One size A mostly $9.75, size B $14.75-16.75. 50-pound sacks yellow-type U.S. One size A mostly $17.75.

HEREFORD-HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (18*-59*-86) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin to harvest. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (73-71-60) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly $11, 50-pound cartons 40s $18-19 50s-70s mostly $19-20, 80s mostly $18, 90s $12-13, 100s mostly $12-13.

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) — Shipments (40-36*-40) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised

ELIZABETH CITY DISTRICT, NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (34-25-25) — Movement expected to decrease as producers expect to finish harvesting, grading, and shipping in the next 7-10 days. Trading moderate. Prices round White slightly lower, yellow-type unchanged. round White U.S. 1 tote bags approximately 2000-pounds per cwt. size A $24-26.50, yellow-type U.S. 1 tote bags approximately 2000-pounds per cwt. size A $30-34.50. Quality variable.

NEBRASKA — Shipments (50-41-24) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

KLAMATH BASIN OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (26-24*-23) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

KANSAS DISTRICT — Shipments (0-0-4) — Movement expected to increase as more shipper start to receive potatoes. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. FIRST REPORT.

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA DISTRICT — Shipments (1-1-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

ARIZONA — (64-33*-**) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised, *unavailable.

MISSOURI DISTRICT — Shipments (12-15*-**) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised, **unavailable. FIRST REPORT.

STOCKTON-DELTA DISTICT — Shipments (0-6-**) — Movement expected to increase as the season gets started. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. **unavailable. FIRST REPORT

 

Radishes

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 6-5-6, Crossings MX 5-4*-2**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 48s lower, 24s slightly lower. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $7.50-9.55, 48s mostly $9.50-11.65. Quality generally good. *revised, **data incomplete

 

Rhubarb

OREGON/WASHINGTON COAST — Shipments (1-1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Oregon/Washington field-grown rhubarb 20-pound cartons mostly $24-26. Quality generally good.

 

Spinach

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (15-12-14) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 13 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched Flat 24s mostly $9.15-10.65, Organic $12-18.45. Quality generally good.

 

Squash

MICHIGAN — Shipments (20-19-31) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for Zucchini, fairly active for yellow Straightneck. Prices Zucchini slightly higher, yellow Straightneck slightly lower. One-half-bushel cartons Zucchini small $10-10.85, medium $8-8.85, yellow Straightneck small mostly $8.85-10.85, medium mostly $6.85-8.85. Quality mostly good.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (19-8-6) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Shippers are generally finished for the season. Very light shipments expected through the end of July. LAST REPORT.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (03-05-03) — Movement expected to increase. Trading light. Prices Tuesday July 17, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 10, 2018 slightly higher. ½-bushel carton Zucchini green small $11-14 mostly $11, medium $9-12 mostly $9. ¾-bushel cartons yellow Crookneck small $12-20 mostly $12, medium $10-12 mostly $10. Quality good.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (2-1-2) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Trading moderate. Prices ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons Zucchini small $10-14, medium $8-12; yellow Straightneck small $12-14, medium $8-12. Wide range in prices.

EASTERN SHORE AND EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active for light supplies. Prices Zucchini higher, yellow Straightneck generally unchanged. ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons/crates Zucchini small mostly $10-12, medium mostly $8-10; yellow Straightneck small $10-12, medium $8-10.

 

Sweet potatoes

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (100*-78*-70) — 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 $8-10. *revised.

MISSISSIPPI — Shipments (19-15-18) — Movement expected to remain about the same. 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 (16-13-14) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 40-pound cartons Orange U.S. Number One mostly $18-20, No Grade Marks medium $10-12, jumbo $13-15; red-types U.S. Number One mostly $18-20, No Grade Marks medium $10-12, jumbo $12-14; White-types U.S. Number One mostly $26-28, No Grade Marks medium $10-12 jumbo $10-12; Organic U.S. Number One Orange $31-33. Supplies of red, White and Japanese-types are very light. Quality generally good.

LOUISIANA — Shipments (5-6-7) — Movement expected to remain about the same. 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 (189-183-216) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large moderate, others fairly active at lower prices. Prices extra-large slightly lower, others lower. 25-pound cartons loose Mature greens extra-large (supplies heavy) mostly $4.95, large and medium mostly $4.95-5.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (129-119-113, Adapted Environment 92-82-81, Open-Field 23-21-20, Controlled Environment 14-16-12) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Adapted environment and Open-field Vine-ripes cartons 2-layer 4x4-5x6s mostly $10.95; 25-pound cartons loose 4x4-5x6 sizes mostly $8.95-10.95. Quality generally good. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (47-37-17, Adapted Environment 37-19-16, Open-Field 0-1-1) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as most shippers are finished for the season. Supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Quality generally good. Lighter crossings expected to continue through July 21. LAST REPORT

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (35*-36*-15) — No prices reported. *revised.

TENNESSEE — Shipments (0-0-11) — Movement expected to increase. Trading active. Extra services included. 25-pound carton loose Mature-greens 85 % U.S. 1 or Better 5x6 size $9.95, 6x6 size $11.95, 6x7 size $11.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (55-41*-9**, Adapted Environment 44-34*-7**, Open-Field 11-7*-2**) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices much lower. Open-field and Adapted environment cartons 2-layer Vine-ripes 4x4-4x5s mostly $6.95-7.95, 5x5-5x6s $7.95; Organic 4x4-5x6s $7-8.95. Quality generally good. *revised, **data incomplete

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices 25-pound cartons Mature-greens 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6 size $9.95, 6x6 size $9.95, 6x7 size $9.95.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Light harvest has begun in the Piedmont and mountain growing regions, however, supplies are seasonally light. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

 

Tomatoes, cherry

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (0-1-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active for light supplies. Prices generally unchanged. Flats 12 1-pint baskets mostly $10.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 6-1-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late fairly active. Prices slightly higher. Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $6.55-6.95. Quality generally good.

 

Tomatoes, grape

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (4-6-11) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices lower. Flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $9.95-10.95, Organic $15.95; 20-pound cartons loose $17.95-19.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (9-14-7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Adapted environment and Open-field flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $5.50- $6.50. Quality generally good.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-1-3) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

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

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 2-1-0) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices pints slightly higher, loose generally unchanged. Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $5.95, Organic $5.95-7; 20-pound cartons loose medium-large mostly $8.95-9.95, Organic $9.95-14. Quality generally good.

 

Tomatoes, plum

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (147-118-122, Adapted Environment 116-93-95, Open-Field 29-23-24, Controlled Environment 2-2-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices lower. Adapted environment and Open-field 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $10.95, large mostly $8.95-10.95, medium mostly $7.95-9.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (31-34-59) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large fairly active at slightly lower prices, large fairly active at lower prices, medium fairly slow. Prices extra-large slightly lower, others lower. 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $8.95, large mostly $7.95, medium mostly $6.95. Quality generally good.

TENNESSEE — Shipments (0-9-31) — Movement expected to increase. Trading active. Prices generally unchanged. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose Roma. extra-large $11.95, large $11.95, medium $9.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings 30-23-18 (Open Field 27-21-16, Adapted Environment 3-2-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices medium slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Open-field and Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $9.95, large mostly $8.95-9.95, medium mostly $8.30. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings 45-71*-15** (Adapted Environment 36-57*-12**, Open Field 9-14*-3**) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading medium slow, others active. Prices medium much lower, others generally unchanged. Open-field AND Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large and large mostly $8.95-9.95, medium mostly $6.95; Organic extra-large, large and medium $12.95-14.95. Quality generally good. *revised **data incomplete

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Light harvest has begun in the Piedmont and Mountain growing regions, however, supplies are seasonally light. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

 

Tropicals

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (44*-33*-**) — Imports from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Ecuador and Brazil. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of Entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices Malanga, White Yam (Name)and Eddoes higher; Calabaza, Chayote 40-pound cartons and Ginger lower; others generally unchanged. Calabaza 50-pound sacks mostly $8-10; Chayote 40-pound cartons mostly $13.50-16; 20-pound cartons $9-10; Ginger Root 30-pound cartons from Brazil by boat mostly $24-27; Malanga 40-pound cartons Blanca (large) mostly $22-25; Lila (large) mostly $25-26; Taro 40-pound cartons Eddoes mostly $22-25; 40-pound cartons Dasheen (Coco Islena)16.00- $18; Yams (Name) 45-pound cartons yellow mostly $52-55; 50-pound cartons White mostly $25-28; Yucca (Cassava) 37-pound cartons mostly $13.50-15. Quality good. *revised, **unavailable.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Imports (5-3*-**) — 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. *revised. **unavailable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — TOMATILLOS — Crossings (20-25-24) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices slightly higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates mostly $20- $22. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — CHAYOTE — Crossing (4-5-5) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 40-pound cartons mostly $14-16. Quality variable.