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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 July 7-July 14-July 21.

Artichokes

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (19-17-18) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 12s higher, 18s slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons globe green 12s $10.50-11.15, 18s mostly $10.55-11.55, 24s mostly $11.55-12.75, 30-36s mostly $7.55-9.65; Organic 12s $22-25.55, 18s $25.55-26, 24-30s $24- $25.55. Quality variable.

 

Asian vegetables

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (6-5-6) — Movement of Bok Choy expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices cartons lower, crates slightly lower. Bok Choy 30-pound cartons mostly $7.35-9.65, WGA crates mostly $11.85-14.50. Quality generally good.

 

Asparagus

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, TEXAS CROSSINGS — (46-86-58) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. Pyramid cartons/crates 11-pound cartons/crates bunched green small $8.75-10.75, large mostly $10.75-12.75, standard mostly $10.75-12.65. Extra services included.

PERU — Imports (10*-6*-**) — 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 $17- $18, Standard mostly $16-17, Small mostly $8-10. Quality variable. *revised. **unavailable.

 

Beans

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (3-9-8) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading very active for light supplies. Prices-bushel cartons/crates round green-type machine-picked $22-24. Includes palletizing and cooling. Growers are experiencing harvesting gaps due to very dry conditions. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (8*-4*-**) — 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) $6-7. Quality variable. *revised. **unavailable.

 

Beets

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Crossings (MX 3-3*-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly active. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched red-type 12s $10.45-11.15; Organic red-type 12s $12.45-14.50, 24s $16-26.50; Gold-type 12s $12.45-14.45. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

 

Broccoli

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (124-143-137) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 97 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8-9.15, 18s mostly $8.55-9.65; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9.45-10.65, Short Trim mostly $10.35-11.65. Organic cartons bunched 14s mostly $10- $12.45; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut $14.45-18.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 40 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7-9, 18s mostly $7.50-9.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut $9-10.85. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (35-40*-51) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies light. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices much lower. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut Short Trim mostly $10-12. Quality variable. *revised

 

Brussels sprouts

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 11-18-19, Crossings 9-8*- 7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons medium mostly $28-32. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

 

Cabbage

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

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 16 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices green lower, red higher. 50-pound cartons medium round green-type mostly $9.95-10.85, red-type $7.95-9.95. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 14 units shipped last week. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. 50-pound cartons 18-24s round green-type $10-12.45. Organic 50-pound cartons 18-24s round green-type mostly $16-18.45, red-type $25.95- $36.45. Quality generally good.

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (0-0-24) — Movement expected to increase as harvest increases. Trading active for light supplies. Prices round green-type 50-pound cartons medium $12- $14, bulk cents per-pound large $.18-.19. Growers are experiencing very dry conditions. Quality variable.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (29-22-14) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading active for light supplies. Prices higher. 50 -pound cartons round green-type medium mostly $13-14.85. High temperatures have slowed growth and development. Quality good.

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to increase. Trading active for light supplies. Prices higher. 50-pound cartons round green-type medium mostly $12-14.

 

Carrots

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (165-170-168) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 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 (65-63*-68) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices much lower. 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $13-15. Quality variable. *revised

 

Cauliflower

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (110-123-92) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected to decrease slightly below the 58 units shipped last week. Trading early slow, late moderate. Supplies light. Prices higher. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $8-9.65, 9s mostly $7.50-8.65, 16s mostly $7.45-8.65. Organic White 12s mostly $14.45-18.45, 9s mostly $14-17.95. Quality generally good. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 34 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Supplies light. Prices slightly higher. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s $7-8. Quality generally good.

 

Celery

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (259-267-260) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 185 units shipped last week. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices Hearts generally unchanged, others lower. Cartons 2 dozen (supplies heavy) mostly $10.15-11.65, 2½ dozen mostly $10.45-12.65, 3 dozen mostly $11.45-13.65; Hearts film bags 18s mostly $14.45-16.45. Organic cartons 2-2½ dozen mostly $14-16.66; Hearts film bags 18s mostly $16.45-20.95. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 75 units shipped last week. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons 2 dozen mostly $8.65-10, 2½-3 dozen mostly $9- $10. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-3-12) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate for light supplies. Prices cartons/crates 2½-3 dozen mostly $14, cartons film bags Hearts 24 count $24.65, 18 count $19. Quality good.

 

Chinese cabbage

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (16-16-15) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices cartons lower, crates generally unchanged. Nappa WGA crates mostly $15.95-18.35, 30-pound cartons mostly $9.45-11.45. Quality generally good.

 

Corn

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (183-133-102) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons 4 dozen minimum White and Bicolor mostly $10- $11.95. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-4*-18) —Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly slow. Prices cartons/crates 4 dozen minimum bicolor $7.85-8.85. Quality good. *revised.

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 $9.40-10.25, White mostly $8.40-10.25, Bicolor mostly $8.40- $10.25.

NEW YORK — Shipments very light — Movement expected to increase current week. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point prices late in the period. Hot and dry weather has slowed development.

 

Cucumbers

MICHIGAN — Shipments (59-58*-73) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active on medium, others moderate. Prices cartons 24s unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $16.85- $18.85, fair quality $8-9.85, cartons 24s mostly $8-8.85. Quality mostly good. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings greenhouse (60-64*-53) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices much lower. greenHOUSE 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $12.95, fair quality $10.95, ordinary quality mostly $7.95-8.95; small mostly $9.95, large mostly $10.95. Cartons 24s mostly $5.95, 36s mostly $7.95; Organic 36s $12.95-14.95. Quality generally good. *revised

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (40-47-52) — Movement expected about the same. Available supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 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.

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (0-0-9) — Movement expected to increase as harvest increases. Trading active for very light supplies. Current supplies are in too few hands to establish a market. FIRST REPORT.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (8-4-6) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Trading active. Prices waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium fair quality $10-14. Wide range in prices.

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 $18, fair quality mostly $12.

 

Eggplant

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (14-5-1) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as shippers are generally finished for the season. Current supplies insufficient to establish market. LAST REPORT.

 

Endive/escarole

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

 

Greens

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (12-13-12) — Movement expected to remain the same. Trading moderate. Prices Tuesday, July 24, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 19, 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.

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (9-14-12) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 7 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green mostly $7.45-9.55; Organic green mostly $12.45-16.95, red $10.45-16, Lacinato (Tuscan) mostly $14-18. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 5 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green mostly $7.95-8.95, Lacinato (Tuscan) $8.95-9.95. Quality generally good.

 

Herbs

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (19-20-21) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 14 units shipped last week. Trading Cilantro very active, Anise moderate. Prices Cilantro higher, Anise slightly lower. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $14.25-15.95, 30s $10.25-12.65; Organic 30s mostly $15-17.95. Anise cartons 24s mostly $10-12.65; Organic 12s mostly $10-14.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 7 units shipped last week. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices higher. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s $15.95-16.95, 30s $8.95-9.95. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, iceberg

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (512-545-516) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 445 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $9.15- $9.65, 24s film-wrapped mostly $10.15-10.65, 30s film-wrapped mostly $8.50- $8.65. Organic cartons 24s film-wrapped mostly $14.45-18.45, 12s film-wrapped mostly $10.45-12.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 71 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $8-9, 24s film-wrapped mostly $9- $10. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, romaine

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (356-393-387) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 342 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 45 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s $7-8; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $8-9. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, other

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

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 38 units shipped last week. Trading green leaf moderate, others 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 $10.45-14.85, red leaf mostly $10-11.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 6 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf $7.85-8.50, red leaf $7-8. Quality generally good.

 

Okra

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (3-2-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow at higher prices. Prices higher. Includes palletizing and Cooling. ½-bushel cartons small-medium mostly $12.35. Quality generally good.

 

Onions, dry

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 834-914*-986) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, California; Georgia; Mexico crossings; and Columbia Basin, Washington. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — (348-366-403) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow active, others moderate. Prices yellow jumbo and white medium 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 $8-9, medium $7-8; White 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12, medium mostly $12; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $14, medium mostly $14.

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (231-292-323) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow colossal higher, others generally unchanged. yellow Hybrid 50-pound sacks Supercolossal mostly $7-8, colossal mostly $7-8, jumbo mostly $6.50- $7, medium mostly $6; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $12, medium mostly $11.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GEORGIA — (148-107-109) — Movement expected remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. yellow Granex Marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $15-16.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2017 — Shipments (123-129-103, includes export of 37-44-30) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish market. *revised

MEXICAN CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (83-71*-91) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 — Shipments (0-36-45, includes export of 0-19-6) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers start shipping. Supplies in too few hands to establish market.

WALLA WALLA WASHINGTON — Shipments (16-17-19, includes exports of 4-3-3) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. yellow Walla Walla Sweets 40-pound sacks jumbo mostly $16, medium mostly $14.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (4-3-3) — 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 47-48*-49) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $7.35-8.65, small mostly $6.45-7.45; 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

CENTRAL COAST, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (4-6-4) — Movement of Leeks expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched Leeks 12s mostly $12.50-13.75, Organic $10.45-12.45. Quality generally good.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (03-03-03) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading light. Prices Tuesday, July 24, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 17, 2018 unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $11-13 mostly $11. Quality good.

 

Parsley

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 Plain slightly lower, Curly generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 60s Curly mostly $9.15-10.45, Plain mostly $10.50-12.50. Organic cartons bunched 30s Curly $10.45-15.50, Plain mostly $10.45-16.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 4 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Cartons bunched Curly 60s $14.95, 30s $7.95-8.95; Plain 60s mostly $10.95-13.95, 30s $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good.

 

Peas, green

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 2-2-2, Crossings MX 0-1*- 0**) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. 10-pound cartons Decalyxed Sugar Snap-type mostly $11-13.85, Snow-type mostly $12-14.85. Quality variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised **less than 50,000 pounds

GUATEMALA IMPORTS — Imports (2*-4*-**) — Imports via boat and air from Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices Sugar Snap higher, Snow Peas unchanged. 10-pounds cartons Snow Peas mostly $7-8, Sugar Snap peas $16-17. Quality variable. *revised. **unavailable.

PERU IMPORTS — Imports (0-1*-**) — Via air. Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Snow Peas mostly $19-21. Sugar Snap peas mostly $23-24. *revised. **unavailable.

 

Peppers, bell

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (93-105-121) — Movement of green expected to decrease slightly, red and yellow expected about the same. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices ½-bushel cartons red extra-large and large lower, 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 $16.95, yellow mostly $24.95; ½-bushel cartons red extra-large and large mostly $12.95-14.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (40-44-42) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 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 (34-26-17) — Movement expected to continue decreasing as most producers are finished for the season. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued. LAST REPORT.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-3-6) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices slightly higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo $16-18.35; extra-large $16-18.35, fair quality $12-14.35.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-0-4) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvest. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point prices within the period.

 

Peppers, other

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (66-75*-71) — Movement expected about the same. Trading Jalapeno fairly active at lower prices, others fairly active. Prices Jalapeno lower, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons and crates Anaheim, Poblano and Serrano mostly $14-16, Jalapeno mostly $12-14. 8-pound cartons Habanero orange mostly $15-17. Quality variable. *revised

 

Potatoes

U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 1,508-1,852*-1,691) — The top shipping areas, in order, were Idaho; San Luis Valley, Colo.; Kern, California; Columbia Basin, Washington; and Wisconsin. *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — Shipments (569-802-777, includes exports of 6-6-12) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices bales slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Russet Burbank U.S. 1 baled 10-5-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $5.50-6; 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 (179-225*-216, including exports 15-19*-18) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading good. Prices 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 (219-200-140, includes exports of 6-1-1) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (81-114-124) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Harvesting on Monday, July 23 curtailed by rain and wet conditions. Prices from Friday, July 20, 50-pound sacks round White U.S. 1 size A mostly $13.75, chef $16.75. 50-pound sacks round red U.S. 1 size A mostly $9.75, size B $14.75. 50-pound sacks yellow-type U.S. 1 size A mostly $18.75.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2017 — Shipments (123-129-103, includes export of 37-44-30) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 — Shipments (0-36-45, includes export of 0-19-6) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers start shipping. Supplies in too few hands to establish market.

HEREFORD-HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (59-86-103) — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin to harvest. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — 2017 Crop — Shipments (71-60-60) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 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.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — 2018 Crop — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to begin this week with a few shippers/growers harvesting round reds. Expect first f.o.b. for round reds week of (July 29) or the week of (August 5). Too few open market sales to establish a market. FIRST REPORT.

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) — Shipments (36-49*-30) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised

STOCKTON-DELTA DISTICT — Shipments (0-0-25) — Movement expected to increase as the season gets started. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

KLAMATH BASIN OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (24-23-18) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

ELIZABETH CITY DISTRICT, NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (25-25-13) — Movement expected to continue decreasing as most producers are finished for the season. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued. LAST REPORT.

NEBRASKA — Shipments (41-24-7) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

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

ARIZONA — Shipments (33-9*-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

MISSOURI DISTRICT — Shipments (15-17*-**) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised. **unavailable.

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

DELAWARE — Initial harvest expected week of July 29. FIRST REPORT.

 

Radishes

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 5-6-6, Crossings MX 4-6*-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $7.50-9.65, 48s mostly $9.50-11.45. Quality generally good. *revised

 

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 (12-14-14) —

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 $9-10.65, Organic $12-16.45. Quality generally good.

 

Squash

MICHIGAN — Shipments (19-32*-26) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active on small Zucchini, moderate on medium Zucchini, others slow. Prices small Zucchini unchanged, medium Zucchini slightly lower, others lower. One-half-bushel cartons Zucchini small $10- $10.85, medium mostly $6.85-8.85, yellow Straightneck small mostly $6.85-8.85, medium mostly $4.85-6.85. Quality mostly good. *revised.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (05-03-03) — Movement expected to increase. Trading light. Prices Tuesday July 24, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 17, 2018 unchanged. 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 (1-2-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons Zucchini small $8-10.35, medium $6-8.35; yellow Straightneck small $8-10, medium $6-8.

EASTERN SHORE AND EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons/crates Zucchini small mostly $8-10, medium mostly $6-8; yellow Straightneck small mostly $8-10, medium mostly $6-8.

 

Sweet potatoes

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (78-85*-77) — 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 (15-18-16) — 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 (13-14-14) — 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 (6-7-5) — 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 (183-216-187) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late slow. Prices generally unchanged. 25-pound cartons loose Mature greens extra-large (supplies heavy) mostly $4.95, large and medium $4.95-5.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (119-114*-98, Adapted Environment 82-81-67, Open-Field 21-21*-17, Controlled Environment 16-12- 14) — 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. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. *revised

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (0-0-42) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Monday July 23 booked open with prices to be established based on Tuesday July 24 market. Prices from Friday July 20, 25-pound cartons Mature greens 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6 size $8.95-9.95, 6x6 size $9.95, 6x7 size $9.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (41-33*-29, Adapted Environment 34-26*-23, Open Field 7-7*-6) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading early slow, late fairly slow. Prices 5x5-5x6s slightly lower, others lower. Open-field and Adapted environment cartons 2-layer Vine-ripes 4x4-4x5s mostly $6.95, 5x5-5x6s $6.95-7.95; Organic 4x4- 5x6s $7.95-10.95. Quality generally good. *revised

TENNESSEE — Shipments (0-11-17) — Movement expected to slightly decrease. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Extra services included. Some harvest curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 25-pound carton loose Mature greens 85 % U.S. 1 or Better 5x6 size $8.95-9.95, 6x6 size $9.95, 6x7 size $9.95. Quality generally good.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-0-2) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Trading slow. Prices 25-pound cartons loose Vine-ripes U.S. Combination or Better jumbo $7.95- $9.95, extra-large $7.95-9.95, large $7.95-9.95. Extra services included.

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

 

Tomatoes, cherry

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 1-1-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $6.95. Quality generally good.

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (1-2-3) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Monday July 23 booked open with prices to be established based on Tuesday July 24 market. Prices from Friday July 20, flats 12 1-pint baskets $10.95.

 

Tomatoes, grape

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (6-11-14) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most orders on Monday July 23 booked open with prices to be established based on Tuesday July 24 market. Prices from Friday July 20, flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $9.95, Organic $15.95; 20-pound cartons loose $17.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (14-7-11) — 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 $5.50-6.50. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 1-2*-6) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices pints slightly higher, loose generally unchanged. Adapted environment and Open-field flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $8.95, 20-pound cartons loose med-large mostly $16.95. Organic Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large $9-10.95, 20-pound cartons loose med-large mostly $16.95-18.95. Quality generally good. *revised

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-3-2) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Trading moderate. Prices flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $7.95-9.95; 20-pound cartons loose $13.95-20.95. Some present shipments from previous commitments. Wide range in price for 20-pound cartons loose. Extra services included.

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

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Initial harvest Under way. FIRST REPORT.

 

Tomatoes, plum

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (118-122-113, Adapted Environment 93-95-88, Open-Field 23-24-22, Controlled Environment 2-3-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 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 (34-59-55) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late slow. Prices slightly lower. 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $7.95-8.95, large mostly $6.95- $7.95, medium $5.95-6.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (71-66*-49, Adapted Environment 57-49*-34, Open-Field 14-17*-15) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading extra-large active, large active at lower prices, medium slow. Prices extra-large generally unchanged, large lower, medium slightly lower. Open-field AND Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $8.95-9.95, large mostly $7.95-8.95, medium mostly $6.60; Organic extra-large, large and medium $16-16.95. Quality generally good. *revised

TENNESSEE — Shipments (9-31-34) — Movement expected to increase. Trading active. Prices generally unchanged. Extra services included. Some harvest curtailed due to rain and wet fields. 25-pound cartons loose Roma. extra-large $9.95-11.95, large $9.95-11.95, medium $8.95-9.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (23-18-10, Open-Field 21-16-9, Adapted Environment 2-2-1) — 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 28. LAST REPORT

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase, however, supplies are seasonally light. Trading moderate. Prices 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large $9.95-11.95. Extra services included.

SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Initial harvest underway. FIRST REPORT.

 

Tropicals

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (50*-33*-**) — Imports from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Ecuador and Brazil. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices Malanga Lila, and White Yam (Name) higher; Chayote, Ginger and Dasheen (Coco Islena) lower; others generally unchanged. Calabaza 50-pound sacks mostly $7.50-10; Chayote 40-pound cartons mostly $11-14; 20-pound cartons $9-9.50; Ginger Root 30-pound cartons from Brazil by boat mostly $22-24; Malanga 40-pound cartons Blanca (large) mostly $22-25; Lila (large) few $30- $33; Taro 40-pound cartons Eddoes mostly $22-26; 40-pound cartons Dasheen (Coco Islena) mostly $16; Yams (Name) 45-pound cartons yellow mostly $52-55; 50-pound cartons White mostly $27-30; Yucca (Cassava) 37-pound cartons mostly $13-16. Quality good. *revised. **unavailable.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Imports (2*-4*-**) — 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 (25-25*-34) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates mostly $20-22. Quality variable. *revised

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — CHAYOTE — Crossing (5-6*-6) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active at slightly lower prices. Prices slightly lower. 40-pound cartons mostly $13-15. Quality variable. *revised