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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 23-June 30-July 7.

Artichokes

SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (23-19-19) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices 12-24s lower, 30-36s generally unchanged. Cartons globe green 12s $8.55-11.75, 18s mostly $8.55- $11.65, 24s mostly $8.55-11.55, 30-36s $7.55-9.65; Organic 12s $24-25.55, 18s $25.55-26, 24-30s $25.55. Quality variable.

 

Asian vegetables

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (6-6-6) — Movement of Bok Choy expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices crates slightly higher, cartons generally unchanged. Bok Choy 30-pound cartons mostly $8.45-9.65, WGA crates $12-14.50. Quality generally good.

 

Asparagus

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA, TEXAS CROSSINGS — (44-38-46) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Pyramid cartons/crates 11-pound cartons/crates bunched green large mostly $24.75-26.75, standard mostly $24.75-26.75. Extra services included.

PERU — Imports (18-13*-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 mostly $28-28.50, extra-large mostly $28-28.50, Large mostly $22-23, Standard mostly $21-22, Small $17-18 Quality variable. *revised.

 

Beans

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (1-9-8) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower.-bushel cartons/crates Cooled round green-type machine-picked $14.85.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (5-9*-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 $5 . Quality variable. *revised.

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (0-0-3) — Movement expected to increase. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point Prices later in the period.

 

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 higher. Cartons bunched red-type 12s mostly $9.45-10.55; Organic red-type 12s $10.45-16, 24s $18-27; Gold-type 12s $10.45-14.45. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

 

Broccoli

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (160-146-124) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 93 units shipped last week. Trading crown cut fairly active, bunched moderate. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $9.35-10.65, 18s mostly $9.85-11.15; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $12-13.65, Short Trim mostly $13-14.65. Organic cartons bunched 14s $10.45-14.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $14.45-16.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 31 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices higher. Cartons bunched 14s $7.85-9, 18s $8.35-9.50; 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $12-13, Short Trim $13-14.85. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (55-42-35) — Movement expected to increase. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut Short Trim mostly $12-14. Quality variable.

 

Brussels sprouts

SOUTH AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 10-12*-11, Crossings 14- 14*-4) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. 25-pound cartons medium mostly $38.95- $42.55. Quality generally good. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

 

Cabbage

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (34-36-31) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 17 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 50-pound cartons 18-24s round green-type mostly $10.25-12.45. Organic 50-pound cartons 18- 24s round green-type mostly $16-20.45, red-type $27.95-40.45. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 14 units shipped last week. Trading green fairly active, red moderate. Prices higher. 50-pound cartons medium round green-type mostly $14.85- $14.95, red-type $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to increase. Current supplies are light and insufficient to establish market.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (9-23*-29) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly higher. 50-pound cartons round green-type medium $10-11.85. Quality good. *revised.

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

 

Carrots

KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (185-195-165) — Movement expected about the same. Trading jumbo active, others moderate. Prices jumbo generally unchanged, others slightly lower. 48 1-pound film bags in sacks medium-large $12-15.85, 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $16-16.40, 25-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $8-8.20, 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 (32-46-65) — Movement expected to increase. Supplies very light. Trading active. Prices generally unchanged. 50-pound sacks loose jumbo mostly $18-20. Quality variable.

 

Cauliflower

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (131-126-110) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 69 units shipped last week. Trading fairly slow. Prices 9s slightly lower, 12-16s generally unchanged. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $7.45-8.65, 9s and 16s mostly $6.45-7.65. Organic White 12s $20.50-25.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 41 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons film-wrapped White 12s mostly $6.65-7.85, 9s mostly $6-6.15. Quality generally good.

 

Celery

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (284-275-259) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected to increase seasonally above the 199 units shipped last week. Trading active. Prices slightly higher. Cartons 2-2 ½ dozen mostly $12.45-13.65, 3 dozen mostly $12.45-14.55; Hearts film bags 18s mostly $14.50-16.56. Organic cartons 2-2 ½ dozen $12.45-16.66, 3 dozen $12-20.50; Hearts film bags 18s $12.45- $20.66. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 59 units shipped last week. Trading active. Prices slightly higher. Cartons 2-2½ dozen mostly $12-13, 3 dozen mostly $12-13.95. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments very light — Movement expected to increase with the onset of full size harvest. Expect first f.o.b. Shipping Point prices later in the period.

 

Chinese cabbage

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (18-17-16) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices cartons slightly lower, crates 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 (190-220-183) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading early fairly active, late fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons 4 dozen minimum White mostly $10-11, yellow mostly $11.95-12, Bi-Color $10.95-11.95. Quality generally good.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (367-496-161) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as shippers are generally finished for the season. Trading moderate. Prices White higher, others unchanged. Wire-bound crates 4 dozen yellow, and Bi-Color $7.95-8.95, White $7.45-8.95. Quality generally good.

EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Wirebound crates 4 dozen minimum yellow mostly $10.20, White mostly $10.20, Bi-Color mostly $10.20.

MICHIGAN — Initial light harvest expected to begin late in the period. FIRST REPORT.

 

Cucumbers

MICHIGAN — Shipments (6-35*-59) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading active for medium and cartons 24s, others fairly slow. Prices medium slightly higher, cartons 24s unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $16.85-18.85, fair quality mostly $6-6.85, cartons 24s $6-7.35. Quality variable. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (43-44-40) — Movement expected about the same. Available supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $17.95-18.95, fair quality mostly $16.95-17.95; large mostly $13.95-15.95. Quality variable. Most present shipments from prior booking and/or previous commitments.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (93-66-29) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates medium $18.35-20.85 fair quality $10.35-12.85, cartons 24s $6.35-5.85. Most shippers are finished for the season. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (47-45-29) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices large and 36s higher, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $16.95, fair quality mostly $12.95, ordinary quality mostly $6.95; large mostly $12.95-14.95. Cartons 36s mostly $9.95, 24s mostly $6.95. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (greenhouse 42-47*-13) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading early very active, late moderate. Prices large and 36s generally unchanged, others lower. greenHOUSE 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $16.95-18.95, fair quality $14.95, ordinary quality mostly $9.95-10.95; large mostly $16.95. Cartons 24s $6.95, 36s mostly $10.95; Organic 36s $16.95. Quality generally good. *revised

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-6-8) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

EASTERN SHORE AND EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active for light supplies. Prices higher. Waxed 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $18-20, fair quality mostly $9-10.

 

Eggplant

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (44-26-14) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices large higher others 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. Some shippers are packing to order only. Quality generally good.

 

Endive/escarole

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Shipments (3-3-2) — 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

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (16-13-12) — Movement expected to decrease due to extreme heat. Trading moderate. Prices Tuesday, July 10, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 03, 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 (13-13-9) —

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 5 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green mostly $8.45-9.65; Organic green $10.45- $16.95, red $12.45-16, Lacinato (Tuscan) $12.45-18.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 4 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices green slightly lower, Lacinato higher. Cartons bunched 24s Kale green $6.95-9.95, Lacinato (Tuscan) $8.95-9.95. Quality generally good.

 

Herbs

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

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 13 units shipped last week. Trading Anise fairly active, Cilantro moderate. Prices Anise slightly higher; Cilantro 60s slightly lower, 30s generally unchanged. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $9.35-11.95, 30s mostly $8.45-9.55; Organic 30s mostly $12-15.50. Anise cartons 24s mostly $11.15-11.55; Organic 12s mostly $11-14.95. Quality generally good.

OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 6 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s $7.95-10.95. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, iceberg

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (561-544-512) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 443 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices 24s lower, 30s generally unchanged. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $8.25-9.65, 24s film-wrapped mostly $9.25-10.65, 30s film-wrapped mostly $8.55-9.65. Organic cartons 24s film-wrapped mostly $16.45-18, 12s film-wrapped $10.45-14. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 69 units shipped last week. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $8-8.85, 24s film-wrapped mostly $9-9.85. Quality generally good.

Lettuce, romaine

ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (388-392-356) —

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 317 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s mostly $6.45-8.56; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $8.45-9.65, 48s film-lined mostly $9.45-10.65. Organic carton 24s mostly $10.50-13; Hearts 12 3-count packages mostly $10.55-14.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 39 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices 24s higher, Hearts slightly higher. Cartons 24s $7.50-8.85; Hearts 12 3-count packages $8- $9.50. Quality generally good.

 

Lettuce, other

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

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 33 units shipped last week. Trading Boston fairly slow, others moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $6.45- $7.65, red leaf mostly $6.35-7.65, Boston mostly $7.45-8.65. Organic cartons 24s green leaf and red leaf $10.85-14.45. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 5 units shipped last week. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons 24s green leaf $7.50-8, red leaf $7-7.85. Quality generally good.

 

Okra

SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (2-2-3) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices much lower. Includes palletizing and Cooling. ½-bushel cartons small-medium mostly $8.35-10.35. Quality generally good.

 

Onions, dry

U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,035*-999*-831) — 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 — (401-383-348) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading reds active, others moderate. Prices yellow Supercolossal, colossal and jumbo higher, yellow medium and whites lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Supercolossal and red jumbo higher, yellow colossal and jumbo lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Grano 50-pound sacks Supercolossal mostly $10, colossal mostly $9, jumbo mostly $7-8, medium mostly $7; 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 (262-255-231) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Supercolossal, colossal slightly lower, others generally unchanged. yellow Hybrid 50-pound sacks Supercolossal mostly $7, colossal mostly $6, jumbo mostly $5- $6, medium mostly $6; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12, medium mostly $11-12.

VIDALIA DISTRICT, GEORGIA — (151-148-107) — Movement expected remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices higher. 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 (102*-105-79) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT, TEXAS (35-41-36) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2017 CROP — Shipments (36-32-21, includes exports of 7-6-4) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 CROP — Shipments (2-16-13, includes exports of 0-4-9) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

WALLA WALLA WASHINGTON — Shipments (19-16-16, includes exports of 1-2-4) — Movement expected to increase as shippers receive onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow Walla Walla Sweets 40-pound sacks jumbo $17, medium $14.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY TEXAS — Shipments (6-3-4) — 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 63-63*-39) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices medium slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $6.95-7.65, small mostly $6.45-7.45; ICELESS 4 film bags, 12 bunches per bag mostly $8.45-9.65. Organic cartons bunched 48s medium mostly $15-16.95. Quality and condition variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised

CENTRAL COAST, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (4-5-4) — Movement of Leeks expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons bunched Leeks 12s mostly $12.45-14.65, Organic mostly $12-16.45. Quality generally good.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (3-3-3) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading light. Prices Tuesday, July 10, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 03, 2018 slightly lower. Cartons/crates bunched 48s $11-13 mostly $11. Quality good.

 

Parsley

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

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 6 units shipped last week. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 60s Curly $8.45-10.65, Plain mostly $10.45-12.65. Organic cartons bunched 30s Curly mostly $12-12.55, 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 60s lower, 30s generally unchanged. Cartons bunched Curly 60s $10.95-13.95, 30s $7- $8.95; Plain 60s (wide range in price) $11.95-16.95, 30s $10-11.95. 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 early active, late fairly active. Prices slightly higher. 10-pound cartons Decalyxed Sugar Snap-type mostly $13-15, Snow-type mostly $13-16. Quality variable. Most crossings from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and distribution. *revised **less than 50,000-pounds

GUATEMALA IMPORTS — Imports (3-3*-9) — Imports via boat and air from Guatemala. Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Prices Snow Peas lower, Sugar Snaps generally unchanged. 10-pounds cartons Snow Peas mostly $12, Sugar Snap peas mostly $14-15. Quality variable. *revised.

PERU IMPORTS — Imports (1*-3*-3) — Via air. Movement expected to increase as more growers begin shipping. Trading fairly slow. Snow Peas supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Sugar Snap peas supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

 

Peppers, bell

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA — Shipments (83-95-93) — Movement of green expected about the same. Trading jumbo moderate, others active. Prices jumbo slightly lower, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo mostly $11.95-12.95, extra-large mostly $14.95, large $11.95-12.95, medium mostly $10.95, irregular size fair quality mostly $8.95-9.95; Organic extra-large and large $25-28, irregular size fair quality $18. Quality generally good. The first red Bell f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of July 8.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (34-34-40) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. greenHOUSE 11-pound cartons red jumbo and extra-large mostly $9-11, large mostly $8-10; yellow and Orange jumbo and extra-large mostly $10-12, large mostly $9-11. Quality variable.

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (28-53-32) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo $16-16.35; extra-large $16-16.35, fair quality $10-10.35.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (109-63-23) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel/cartons green jumbo $14.35-14.85 extra-large $12.35-14.85 fair quality mostly $10.35-10.85 large $10.35-12.85 turning red exlge-lge $5.35- $6.85. Quality generally good.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-0-1) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued. FIRST REPORT.

MICHIGAN — Initial harvest expected to begin late in the period. FIRST REPORT.

 

Peppers, other

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (69-74-66) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons and crates Jalapeno, Poblano and Serrano mostly $14-16, Anaheim mostly $16-18. 8-pound cartons Habanero orange mostly $15-17. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (26-19-10) — 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 NOGALES, ARIZONA — MIXED MINI SWEET — Crossings (6-6-3) — 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 14. LAST REPORT

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (8-4-4) — Movement expected to decrease as shippers are generally finished for the season. Current supplies insufficient to establish market. LAST REPORT.

 

Potatoes

U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 1,833*-1,836*-1,378) — The top shipping states, in order, were Idaho; Kern, California; San Luis Valley, Colorado; Columbia Basin, Washington; and Wisconsin. *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — Shipments (734-777-569, includes exports of 7-11-6) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices carton 40-50s and 80s lower, others generally unchanged. Russet Burbank U.S. 1 baled 10-5-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $5-5.50; 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.

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA — Shipments (247-261-214, includes exports of 5-7-6) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow higher, red size B lower, others generally unchanged. round red U.S. 1 50-pound cartons size A mostly $10, size B $14-15; yellow-type U.S. 1 50-pound cartons size A mostly $20, size B $14.

SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLORADO — Shipments (273-260-179, including exports 19-18*-15) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading good. Prices carton 40-100s and 10 5-pound film bags size A higher, others generally unchanged. Russet U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly $9.50-10, baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $8.50-9, 50--pound cartons 40s $16-16.50, 50s mostly $16.50, 60s mostly $16.50, 70s mostly $16.50, 80s mostly $14-14.50, 90s $12-12.50, 100s $12-12.50. U.S. Commercial bulk per cwt mostly $11. *revised

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON — Shipments (159-149-123, includes export of 41-45-37) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading carton 50s-80s fairly active, others moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags non size A mostly $6, 50-pound cartons 40s, $9-10, 50s-70s mostly $15, 80s mostly $12.50-13, 90s $10.50-11, 100s mostly $9.50- $10. *revised

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (0-23-81) — Movement expected to increase. Trading yellow-type active, round White fairly active, round red moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 50-pound sacks round White US One size A $13.75, chef $16.75. 50-pound sacks round red US One size A mostly $9.75, size B mostly $16.75. 50-pound sacks yellow-type U.S. One size A mostly $17.75.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (73-73-71) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet Norkotah U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly $10.50-11, 50-pound cartons 40s $18-19 50s-70s mostly $19-19.50, 80s mostly $15-16, 90s mostly $11.50-13, 100s mostly $11-12.

NEBRASKA — Shipments (55-50-41) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) — Shipments (61-40*-30) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised

ELIZABETH CITY DISTRICT, NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (3-34-25) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. round White U.S. 1 tote bags approximately 2000-pounds per cwt. size A $26-26.50, yellow-type U.S. 1 tote bags approximately 2000-pounds per cwt. size A $30-34.50. Quality variable.

HEREFORD-HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (0-29-20) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

KLAMATH BASIN OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (20-26*-15) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

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

ARIZONA — (71-64*-**) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised. *unavailable.

 

Radishes

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 6-6-5, Crossings MX 8-5-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons red bunched 24s mostly $8.45-9.55, 48s mostly $10.45-12.95. Quality generally good.

 

Rhubarb

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

 

Spinach

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

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA — Movement expected about the same as the 11 units shipped last week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices higher. Cartons bunched Flat 24s mostly $9.45-10.65, Organic $12-22.45. Quality generally good.

 

Squash

MICHIGAN — Shipments (9-20-19) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active on Zucchini, active on yellow Straightneck. Prices Zucchini unchanged, yellow Straightneck higher. One-half-bushel cartons Zucchini small mostly $8.85-10.85, medium mostly $6.85- $8.85, yellow Straightneck small mostly $10.85-12.85, medium mostly $8.85-10.85. Quality variable.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (25-19-8) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices higher. ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons Zucchini small $10.35-12.85 medium $8.35-8.85, yellow Straightneck small $10.35-12.85 medium $8.35-8.85. Many shippers are finished for the season. Quality variable.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (4-3-5) — Movement expected to increase. Trading light. Prices Tuesday July 10, 2018 compared to Tuesday, July 03, 2018 Zucchini slightly higher; others unchanged. ½-bushel carton Zucchini green small $10-14 mostly $10, medium $8-12 mostly $8. ¾-bushel cartons yellow Crookneck small $11-20 mostly $11, medium $9-12 mostly $9. Quality good.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-2-1) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

EASTERN SHORE AND EASTERN VIRGINIA — Shipments Light — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active for light supplies. Prices higher. ½ and 5/9-bushel cartons/crates Zucchini small mostly $10-11, medium mostly $8-9; yellow Straightneck small mostly $12, medium mostly $10.

 

Sweet potatoes

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (102-95*-65) — 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 (18-19-15) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices U.S. Number One unchanged, others lower. 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 (17-16-13) — 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 and red-types $31-33. Quality generally good.

LOUISIANA — Shipments (7-5-6) — 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 (104-189-183) — Movement expected about the same. Trading extra-large slow, others fairly slow. Prices extra-large slightly lower, others lower. 25-pound cartons loose Mature greens extra-large $4.95-5.95, large and medium mostly $6.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (120-129-119, Adapted Environment 83-92-82, Open Field 21-23-21, Controlled Environment 16-14-16) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices Carton 2-layer 5x5-5x6s higher, others 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 (47-37-20, Adapted Environment 46-37-19, Open-Field 1-0-1) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading fairly slow. Prices much lower. Open-field and Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Vine-ripes 4x4-4x5 sizes $8.95-10.95, 5x5-5x6 sizes mostly $7.95-8.95. Quality generally good.

U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (35-27*-13) — No prices reported. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (32-55*-10, Adapted Environment 26-44*-8, Open Field 6-11*-2) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Open-field and Adapted environment cartons 2-layer Vine-ripes 4x4-4x5s mostly $9.95- $10.95, 5x5-5x6s $8.95-9.95; Organic 4x4-5x6s $8.95-10. Quality generally good. *revised

TENNESSEE — Shipments (0-0-0) — Light harvest has begun. Expect sufficient numbers of shippers for first f.o.b. within 5 days.

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Light harvesting is expected to begin during the current week although shipments will be very light until the week of July 15.

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Light harvest has begun in the Piedmont growing region; while harvest is not expected for another 7-10 days in the Mountain growing region. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

 

Tomatoes, cherry

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (0-0*-1) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active for light supplies. Prices flats 12 1-pint baskets $10.95. *Less than 100,000-pounds

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 5-6-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices much lower. Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $6.55. Quality generally good.

 

Tomatoes, grape

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (9-9-14) — 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.

EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA — Shipments (1-4-6) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active for light supplies. Prices flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $10.95, Organic $15.95; 20-pound cartons loose $19.95.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (Adapted Environment 12-2-1) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late slow. Prices pints slightly lower, loose lower. Adapted environment flats 12 1-pint containers with lids medium-large mostly $5.66-5.95, Organic $5.95-6.95; 20-pound cartons loose med-large mostly $8.95-9.95, Organic $9.95-12.95. Quality generally good.

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

 

Tomatoes, plum

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (165-147-118, Adapted Environment 130-116-93, Open Field 33-29-23, Controlled Environment 2-2-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Adapted environment and Open-field 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $10.95-12.95, large mostly $9.95-11.95, medium mostly $8.95-10.95. Quality variable.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (4-31-34) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices slightly higher. 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large $8.95-9.95, large mostly $8.95, medium mostly $7.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA — Crossings (25-30-23, Open-Field 21-27-21, Adapted Environment 4-3-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading early moderate, late fairly active. Prices medium slightly higher, others higher. Open-field and Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $9.95, large mostly $8.95- $9.95, medium mostly $8.95. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIFORNIA — Crossings (84-45*-15, Adapted Environment 67-36*-12, Open-Field 17-9*-3) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading medium active at slightly lower prices, others active. Prices extra-large higher, medium slightly lower, large generally unchanged. Open-field AND Adapted environment 25-pound cartons loose Roma extra-large mostly $10.95, large mostly $9.95, medium mostly $8.30-8.95; Organic extra-large, large and medium $12-16.95. Quality generally good. *revised

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

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Light harvest has begun in the Piedmont growing region; while harvest is not expected for another 7-10 days in the Mountain growing region. Currently, no f.o.b. is being issued.

 

Tropicals

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (52-38*-12) — Imports from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Ecuador and Brazil. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of Entry: South Florida. Trading moderate. Prices yellow Yam (Name) higher; Chayote, Ginger, Malanga, White Yam (Name) and Dasheen (Coco Islena) lower; others generally unchanged. Calabaza 50-pound sacks mostly $8-11; Chayote 40-pound cartons mostly $16; 20-pound cartons $9- $10; Ginger Root 30-pound cartons from Brazil by boat mostly $26-27; few by air $29-30; Malanga 40-pound cartons Blanca (large) mostly $19- $23; Lila (large) mostly $24-25; Taro 40-pound cartons Eddoes mostly $19-23; 40-pound cartons Dasheen (Coco Islena) $16-18; Yams (Name) 45-pound cartons yellow mostly $52-55; 50-pound cartons White mostly $23-27; Yucca (Cassava) 37-pound cartons mostly $13.50-15. Quality good. *revised.

CARIBBEAN IMPORTS — Imports (1-5*-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. *revised.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — TOMATILLOS — Crossings (28-20-25) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates mostly $19-21. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — CHAYOTE — Crossing (6-4-5) — Movement expected about the same. Supplies very light. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. 40-pound cartons mostly $14-16. Quality variable.