Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
USDA - Thu Oct 11, 6:43PM CDT
WASHINGTON, DC 11-OCT-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Thursday, October 11, 2018                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to                                                                              
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type   
med 12.00-12.85  occasional higher                                             
---CELERY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra Services extra. cartons/crates
2 dz 12.00  2 1/2 dz 12.00  3 dz 12.00-13.00  cartons film bags Hearts 24s     
22.65  18s 17.00-18.00                                                         

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Harvesting slowed or curtailed 
due to rain and wet fields. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 9.00-10.00  few 
11.00, occasional fair quality lower 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge 6.00-7.00
occasional 5.00-5.50 bulk per lb Round Green Type lge .10-.12  occasional high 
as .14                                                                         

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

ATWATER LIVINGSTON CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Report issued on Monday and  
Thursday only. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 24.00-26.00  No Grade     
Marks med 11.00-12.00  occasional higher jbo 12.00-16.00  occasional higher Red
Types U.S. No. 1 24.00-26.00  No Grade Marks med 11.00-12.00  occasional higher
jbo 12.00-16.00  White Types U.S. No. 1 28.00-30.00  No Grade Marks med        
10.00-14.00  few higher jbo 10.00-14.00  few higher Japanese Types U.S. No. 1  
30.00-34.00  No Grade Marks med 30.00-36.00  jbo 20.00-23.00  ORGANIC 40 lb    
cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 34.00-37.00  No Grade Marks med 21.00-26.00    
Red Types U.S. No. 1 34.00-37.00  No Grade Marks med 21.00-26.00  White Types  
U.S. No. 1 38.00-41.00  occasional lower No Grade Marks med 21.00-26.00        
Japanese Types U.S. No. 1 41.00-45.00                                          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services         
included. 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo 18.75-22.75 mostly 18.75-20.75
lge 18.75-22.75 mostly 20.75-22.75 std 18.75-22.75 mostly 18.75-20.75          
occasional higher sml 10.75-12.75 mostly 11.75                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

BRAZIL IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. By Boat 
30 lb cartons 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas higher                      

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---CALABAZA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Mostly     
Costa Rica; few Honduras and Nicaragua. 50 lb sacks 11.00-14.00 mostly         
11.00-13.00 occas higher                                                       
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica. 20 
lb cartons 10.00-14.50 mostly 10.00-13.00 occas higher 40 lb cartons           
16.00-22.00 mostly 17.00-21.00 occas higher                                    
---GINGER ROOT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica 30  
lb cartons 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-23.00 occas higher                         
---MALANGA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Costa     
Rica, Ecuador and Nicaragua. 40 lb cartons Blanca lge 26.00-32.00 mostly       
26.00-30.00 occas higher Lila lge 31.00-38.00 mostly 31.00-35.00 occas higher  
---TARO: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica and 
Honduras.Includes Jamaica. 40 lb cartons Eddoes sml 22.00-26.00 mostly         
22.00-25.00 occas higher Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 16.00-18.00  few Jamaica   
66.00-70.00, occas higher                                                      
---YAMS (NAMES): SUPPLY YELLOW LIGHT; WHITE MODERATE. DEMAND YELLOW EXCEEDS    
SUPPLY; WHITE MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica.  Includes Jamaica. 45 
lb cartons Yellow 83.00-85.00  occas higher 50 lb cartons white 32.00-38.00    
mostly 32.00-36.00 occas higher                                                
---YUCA (CASSAVA): SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa
Rica.  Few Nicaragua and Honduras. 37 lb cartons 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00
occas higher                                                                   

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. GUATEMALA. 5
lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 6.00-7.00                         
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY SUGAR SNAP LIGHT; SNOW PEAS FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND         
MODERATE. MARKET SNOW PEAS SLIGHTL LOWER; SUGAR SNAP ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.  
Wide range of quality 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 14.00-16.00 mostly     
15.00-16.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 17.00-18.00  occas higher and lower      

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SMALL HIGHER; JBO   
LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Via air and boat  Wide range in quality. 11 lb     
cartons bunched jbo 16.00-19.75 mostly 16.75-18.75 exlge 17.00-19.00 mostly    
17.00-18.00 lge 17.75-19.75 mostly 17.75-18.75 std 16.00-19.75 mostly          
17.75-19.00 sml 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas lower white lge           
15.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 std 15.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-18.00              
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SNOW PEAS SLIGHTLY     
LOWER; SUGAR SNAP ABOUT STEADY. Via air and boat  Wide range in quality. 10 lb 
cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas higher Sugar  
Snap Peas Decalyxed 18.00-22.50 mostly 19.00-21.00                             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN SHORE VIRGINIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates precooled Round   
Green Type Machine Picked 24.85  few lower                                     

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND 200-300S GOOD, 150-200S FAIRLY LIGHT.
MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling 1 1/9 bushel          
cartons/crates Pickles 150-200s 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-20.90 occas lower     
200-300s 25.00-26.90 mostly 26.00-26.90                                        

EASTERN TENNESSEE VIRGINIA EASTERN SHORE                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT AND IN TOO FEW HANDS TO ESTABLISH A MARKET.   
LAST REPORT.                                                                   
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT AND IN TOO FEW HANDS TO ESTABLISH A
MARKET.  LAST REPORT.                                                          

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.        
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 10.35  few     
lower                                                                          

WEST DISTRICT FLORIDA                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. MARKET PRICES ARE UNAVAILABLE AND WILL BE           
ESTABLISHED LATER DUE TO HURRICAN MICHAEL. Extra services included.            
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids   
10.95-11.95  20 lb cartons loose 19.95-21.95                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2018 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND CRATES FAIRLY GOOD, CARTONS FAIRLY GOOD 
AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET CARTONS SLIGHTLY LOWER, CRATES ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 30 lb cartons    
23.65-28.50 mostly 24.45-26.15 occasional higher and lower WGA crates          
33.35-40.50  occasional higher and lower 30 lb containers Baby Bok Choy Green  
Stem (Shanghai) 16.95-19.85  occasional higher and lower                       
---CHINESE CABBAGE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Extra services included. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons Nappa 19.00-25.50  
mostly 20.35-22.55 occasional higher and lower                                 

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 11.50-17.45 mostly 14.15-16.15 ORGANIC cartons 12s 10.00-18.45     
mostly 10.00-14.45                                                             
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.  
Wide range in quality and price. cartons bunched 30s 12.45-18.50 mostly        
14.35-17.55 few low as 8.50 60s 18.00-20.65 mostly 18.00-19.65 few high as     
25.55 and low as 12.45 ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s 12.00-20.95                 

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. 50 lb      
cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 14.00-22.45 mostly 16.00-18.45 ORGANIC 50 lb   
cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 18.45-26.00  occasional higher Red Type 18-24s 
18.45-24.00                                                                    
---ENDIVE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons  
24s 9.55-12.50 mostly 10.00-11.45                                              
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
24s 12.45-15.50 mostly 12.45-14.65 occasional lower                            
---GREENS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons  
bunched Kale green 24s 8.55-10.65  occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons 
bunched Kale green 24s 14.45-20.00  red 24s 14.45-20.00  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 
14.45-18.50  occasional higher                                                 
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. cartons bunched Leeks 12s 11.00-13.65 mostly 11.45-12.65 occasional  
higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 12.00-16.45                 
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 8.35-11.55 mostly 9.35-10.45 occasional higher Plain 
60s 8.35-11.85 mostly 9.45-10.55 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons   
bunched Curly 30s 14.00-16.45  Plain 30s 12.00-16.45                           
---SPINACH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
Wide range in price. cartons bunched Flat 24s 10.45-12.65  few high as 16.55   
occasional lower                                                               

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND 12-24S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and condition. cartons   
Globe 12s 10.50-15.55 mostly 10.50-12.55 18s 10.55-14.55  24s 9.55-13.55 mostly
10.55-12.65 30s 7.55-10.55 mostly 7.55-9.55 one label 12.55 36s 7.55-10.55     
mostly 7.55-9.55 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 25.55-28.00  18s 25.55-32.00  24s   
25.55-32.00  30s 25.55                                                         
---TOMATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE HIGHER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER.   
Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens xlge 9.95-10.95     
mostly 9.95 lge 8.95-9.95 mostly 8.95 med 7.95-8.95 mostly 7.95                
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT      
STEADY. Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 13.95-14.95    
mostly 14.95 occasional higher lge 13.95-14.95 mostly 13.95 med 10.95-11.95    
mostly 10.95                                                                   

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 13.00-15.85  50 lb sacks loose jbo 12.00-20.40 
mostly 15.00-17.00 25 lb sacks loose jbo 6.00-10.20 mostly 7.50-8.50 cartons 30
1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 ORGANIC sacks 48 1-lb
film bags med-lge 18.00-20.00  few 28.70 sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge       
18.00-20.00  few 28.70 sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 18.00-20.00  occasional 
higher cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 19.50-25.50 mostly 19.50-20.00    
cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled 19.50-25.50 mostly 19.50-20.00 cartons 4 
5-lb film bags Baby Peeled 19.50-25.50 mostly 19.50-20.00                      

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM AND 36S ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS      
SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. Many present shipments from prior    
bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices 1 1/9 bushel cartons med  
18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 few 24.95 occasional higher fr qual 16.95-20.95 
mostly 16.95-18.95 few 22.95 ord qual 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 occasional lower
sml 14.95-16.95  occasional higher lge 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 few 22.95
24s 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 36s 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95                       
---SQUASH: DEMAND YELLOW VERY LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 4/7 bushel       
cartons Zucchini sml 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 occasional higher sml-med  
16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 occasional higher med 8.95-12.95 mostly         
8.95-10.95 few 14.95 occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 8.95-10.95      
mostly 8.95 occasional lower sml-med 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower   
med 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher and lower Grey sml 12.95-14.95     
mostly 12.95 sml-med 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher med 8.95-10.95 
mostly 8.95 occasional lower 1 1/9 bushel cartons Zucchini med-lge 8.95-10.95  
few 12.95 occasional higher Yellow Straightneck med-lge 4.95-8.95 mostly 5.95  

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Many present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous           
commitments at lower prices.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 20.95-24.95  
mostly 20.95-22.95 fr qual 18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 ord qual 10.95-14.95 
mostly 10.95-12.95 sml 16.95-20.00 mostly 16.95-18.95 occasional lower lge     
18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 36s 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE 
1 1/9 bushel cartons 36s 28.95                                                 
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. Supplies held in few hands. Most present shipments from     
prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2     
layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95 4x5s 12.95-16.95 mostly   
12.95-14.95 5x5s 10.95-12.95  5x6s 10.95-12.95  ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT    
cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 16.95-18.95  4x5s 16.95-18.95  5x5s 16.95-18.95
5x6s 16.95-18.95                                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra
services included.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids med-lge   
16.95                                                                          
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT  
STEADY. Extra services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings    
and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids    
med-lge 13.00-14.95  20 lb cartons loose med-lge 24.95-26.00 mostly 24.95      
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 13.00-14.95  20 
lb cartons loose med-lge 24.95-26.00 mostly 24.95 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT  
flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 16.00-16.95  20 lb cartons loose    
med-lge 30.95-32.95                                                            
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET EXTRA LARGE SLIGHTLY 
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Supplies held in few     
hands. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments. 
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 occasional  
higher lge 14.95-16.95  med 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb
cartons loose Roma exlge 14.95-16.95 mostly 16.95 occasional higher lge        
14.95-16.95  med 12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb    
cartons loose Roma exlge 22.95  lge 22.95  med 22.95                           

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 10.95-13.50 mostly 10.95-12.65 occasional lower   
ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 14.45-16.45  Gold Type 12s 12.50-16.45    
---ONIONS GREEN: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. Most crossings   
from Mexico transferred to Central California for consolidation and            
distribution. cartons bunched 48s med 24.95-31.00 mostly 26.45-30.50 few high  
as 33.50 Leeks 12s 11.00-12.95  cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per bag 
26.95-33.65 mostly 28.00-30.50 cartons 4 film bags iceless 12 bunches per bag  
26.95-33.65 mostly 28.00-30.50 ORGANIC cartons bunched 48s med 20.45-28.95     
mostly 20.45-24.45 one label 34.00                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality. 40 
lb cartons 12.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-17.00 occasional lower                     
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and 
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 17.00-23.00 mostly 19.00-22.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality. 20
lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 13.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-16.00           
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and          
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00                  
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Most present shipments from
prior booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 20.95-26.95
mostly 21.95-23.95 few 18.95 fr qual 18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-19.95 lge        
18.95-24.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional higher                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Wide range in        
quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 7.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00        
occasional lower exlge 7.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occasional lower lge       
6.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occasional lower Yellow jbo 9.00-12.00 mostly       
10.00-12.00 occasional lower exlge 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional    
lower lge 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occasional lower Orange jbo 9.00-13.00  
mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional lower exlge 9.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00        
occasional lower lge 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 occasional lower             
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality 
and size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 14.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00   
Jalapeno 13.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 Poblano 11.00-15.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 
occasional lower Serrano 15.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 8 lb cartons Habanero  
orange 14.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-19.00                                          
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments at lower
prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly   
11.95-13.95 occasional lower 4x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 occasional  
lower 5x5 sz 9.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional lower 5x6 sz 9.95-14.95  
mostly 10.95-12.95 occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 10.30-15.95
mostly 11.95-13.95 4x5s 10.30-15.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 5x5s 10.30-15.95 mostly 
11.95-13.95 5x6s 10.30-15.95 mostly 11.95-13.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb     
cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 occasional lower
4x5 sz 10.95-14.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 occasional lower 5x5 sz 10.95-14.95      
mostly 11.95-13.95 occasional lower 5x6 sz 9.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-12.95       
occasional lower cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 10.30-15.95 mostly 11.95-13.95
4x5s 10.30-15.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 5x5s 10.30-15.95 mostly 11.95-13.95 5x6s   
10.30-15.95 mostly 11.95-13.95                                                 
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in
quality.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 10.95-13.95    
mostly 10.95-12.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids     
med-lge 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95-12.95                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Wide range in quality.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95-18.95  
mostly 16.95-18.95 few 20.95 lge 14.95-18.95 mostly 15.95-17.95 few 20.95 med  
10.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma   
exlge 15.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 few 20.95 lge 14.95-18.95 mostly          
15.95-17.95 few 20.95 med 11.95-16.95 mostly 12.95-14.95                       

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 60S SLIGHTLY LOWER, 30S ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons bunched  
30s 8.95-14.95 mostly 10.95-14.95 60s 15.95-26.95 mostly 18.95-23.00           

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GREEN FAIRLY LIGHT, RED MODERATE. MARKET GREEN LOWER, RED   
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med      
14.95-16.85  Red Type med 10.95-12.95                                          
---GREENS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 8.95-11.00 mostly 10.95-11.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 
24s 8.95-13.95 mostly 12.00-13.00                                              
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 8.95-11.00 mostly 10.95-11.00 Plain 60s 8.95-10.95   
mostly 9.95-10.00                                                              

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN     
 LUIS ARIZONA                                                                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.  Wide     
range in quality and price. cartons bunched Red 24s 8.45-12.55 mostly          
11.45-12.55 occasional higher 48s 13.45-17.65 mostly 14.95-17.65 occasional    
lower                                                                          

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 
Wide range in quality and condition. cartons bchd 14s 10.35-14.50 mostly       
11.45-13.65 few high as 15.55 occasional lower bchd 18s 10.85-15.25 mostly     
11.95-14.15 occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 13.45-17.55 mostly  
14.45-16.65 occasional higher and lower Short Trim 14.56-18.55 mostly          
15.45-17.65 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 14.45-18.95 mostly 14.45-17.50 20 lb      
cartons loose Crown Cut 16.45-18.45  few 22.00-24.95                           
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range
in price, quality and condition. cartons film wrapped 9s 11.65-14.55 mostly    
12.65-13.50 12s 12.00-15.55 mostly 13.45-14.65 16s 10.45-14.50 mostly          
11.45-12.55 ORGANIC cartons film wrapped 12s 14.45-18.95 mostly 14.45-16.50    
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 3 DOZEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and condition.   
cartons 2 dz 6.55-10.56 mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 6.55-10.56 
mostly 7.45-8.65 occasional higher 3 dz 8.45-11.56 mostly 8.45-9.55 occasional 
lower cartons film bags Hearts 18s 10.55-14.56 mostly 11.65-13.55 occasional   
higher ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 14.50-22.85 mostly 14.50 one label 26.95 2 1/2 dz  
14.45-22.85 mostly 14.45-18.50 one label 26.95 cartons film bags Hearts 18s    
12.45-24.85 mostly 14.45-18.50 one label 26.95                                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY 30S VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality, condition and size.    
cartons flm lined 24s 7.45-10.55 mostly 8.45-9.65 few 11.25 24s flmwrpd        
8.45-11.55 mostly 9.45-10.65 few 12.25 30s flmwrpd 8.55-10.55 mostly 8.55-9.65 
ORGANIC cartons 12s flmwrpd 18.45-22.45                                        
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN LEAF SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and        
condition. cartons Boston 24s 6.45-9.65 mostly 6.45-8.55 few 10.35-10.50       
occasional higher Green Leaf 24s 10.45-16.55 mostly 12.45-14.65 occasional     
higher Red Leaf 24s 6.50-10.65 mostly 7.45-9.65 few 11.25-11.55  occasional    
lower ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s 20.00-30.85  Red Leaf 24s 28.50-30.85     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 12 3-COUNT HEARTS SLIGHTLY LOWER,  
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and 
condition. cartons 24s 9.55-14.56 mostly 11.65-13.75 few 15.25-16.55 cartons 12
3-count packages Hearts 14.55-18.55 mostly 15.50-17.75 few 20.55 cartons film  
lined Hearts 48s 15.55-19.56 mostly 17.50-18.65 few 20.25-22.55 ORGANIC cartons
12 3-count packages Hearts 16.45-24.55 mostly 20.45-20.95 few 26.95-30.85      

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra  
services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green exlge 17.95-20.95  lge           
18.95-19.95  irreg sz fr qual 14.95-16.95                                      

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CROWN CUT LOWER, BUNCHED SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 12.00  occasional higher and lower   
bchd 18s 12.50  occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut      
14.00-19.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 Short Trim 14.75-18.85 mostly 14.75-18.00       
ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 14.50-15.00                                           
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons   
film wrapped White 9s 10.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 12s 10.00-14.85 mostly    
11.00-14.00 16s 9.50-13.85 mostly 10.00-12.00                                  
---CELERY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.      
cartons 2 dz 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 6.00-9.00   
mostly 7.00-7.50 occasional higher 3 dz 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00 occasional higher
cartons film bags Hearts 18s 12.00-14.95                                       
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included.       
cartons flm lined 24s 7.65-10.25 mostly 8.00-10.25 24s flmwrpd 8.65-11.00      
mostly 9.00-11.00                                                              
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET GREEN LEAF LOWER, RED LEAF ABOUT     
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 12.50-16.85 mostly     
13.00-16.00 Red Leaf 24s 7.00-11.85 mostly 8.00-9.00                           
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HEARTS SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 24S     
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 24s 13.00-14.85 mostly          
14.00-14.85 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 16.50-17.50  ORGANIC cartons 12 
3-count packages Hearts 19.50-21.50                                            

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services   
included. 25 lb cartons med 16.85-24.55 mostly 18.55-22.50                     

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Red exlge 24.95  lge 24.95  irreg
sz fr qual 16.95-18.95  1/2 bushel cartons Red exlge 14.95  lge 14.95          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Report issued Monday and Thursday. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1       
supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market  LAST REPORT  
U.S. No. 1 Petite   supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a  
market  LAST REPORT U.S. No. 2 8.00-9.00  LAST REPORT No Grade Marks jbo       
8.00-10.00  some 11.00  LAST REPORT                                            

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Report issued Monday  
and Thursday. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 15.00-16.00  some 17.00 few
higher occasional including previous commitments lower U.S. No. 1 Petite       
11.00-14.00  occasional lower U.S. No. 2 10.00  some 8.00-9.00 few higher      
FIRST REPORT No Grade Marks jbo 9.00-11.00  few hgiher and lower               

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. A few shippers are       
finished for the season.  Harvest curtailed due to Hurricane Michael;          
grower/shippers will assess crop and market conditions after the hurricane     
passes.  Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes U.S. Comb or  
Better jbo   too few sales to establish a market xlge   too few sales to       
establish a market lge   too few sales to establish a market                   
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. A few        
shippers are finished for the season.  Harvest curtailed due to Hurricane      
Michael; grower/shippers will assess crop and market conditions after the      
hurricane passes.   Extra services included. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids
too few sales to establish a market 20 lb cartons loose   too few sales to     
establish a market                                                             
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. A few shippers
are finished for the season.  Harvest curtailed due to Hurricane Michael;      
grower/shippers will assess crop and market conditions after the hurricane     
passes.  Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge   too few     
sales to establish a market lge   too few sales to establish a market          

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY HARVEST CURTAILED. pre-cooling included. Harvest has been     
curtailed due to Hurricane Michael. Should resume tomorrow. bushel             
cartons/crates Round Green Type Machine Picked   few holdovers 24.35-26.85     
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY HARVEST CURTAILED. pre-cooling included. Harvest         
curtailed due to Hurricane Michael. Growers are checking fields.   FOB may     
resume tomorrow.                                                               
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY HARVEST CURTAILED, SHOULD RESUME TOMORROW. Harvest        
curtailed due to Hurricane Michael. Growers are checking fields. Harvest could 
resume Friday. WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates med   supplies insufficient to
quote fr qual   supplies insufficient to quote cartons 24s   supplies          
insufficient to quote                                                          
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY HARVEST CURTAILED, SHOULD RESUME TOMORROW. Includes        
wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 10.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 mostly        
holdovers and early harvest before storm hit fr qual 6.35-8.85  mostly         
holdovers and early harvest before storm hit lge 8.35-8.85  mostly holdovers   
and early harvest before storm hit                                             
---GREENS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Harvest curtailed due to weather    
conditions caused by Hurricane Michael. cartons bunched Collard 24s 8.50  Kale 
24s 8.50  Mustard 24s 9.00  Turnip Tops 24s 9.00                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: Harvest curtailed due to Hurricane Michael. 1 1/9 bushel
cartons jbo   supplies insufficient to quote exlge   supplies insufficient to  
quote fr qual   supplies insufficient to quote lge   supplies insufficient to  
quote                                                                          
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. Harvest curtailed due to Hurricane       
Michael, should resume Friday. Prices reflect few holdovers and harvest before 
storm. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles 18.35-20.85  Hungarian Wax 16.35-20.85  
mostly 16.35-18.85 Jalapeno 16.35-20.85 mostly 18.35-20.85 Long Hot 14.35-16.85
Poblano 20.35-20.85                                                            
---SQUASH: SUPPLY HARVEST CURTAILED DUE TO HURRICANE MICHAEL. Harvest is       
expected to resume by Friday. 1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml          
supplies insufficient to quote med   supplies insufficient to quote Yellow     
Straightneck sml   supplies insufficient to quote med   supplies insufficient  
to quote                                                                       

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE-BIWEEKLY Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                   
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

LOUISIANA                                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Report issued twice      
weekly - usually Monday and Thursday. Mostly Beauregard variety and a few      
Evangeline. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 18.00-20.00  U.S. No. 2      
11.00-12.00  No Grade Marks jbo 10.00-11.00                                    

MISSISSIPPI                                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Report issued twice weekly - 
usually Monday and Thursday. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 15.00-18.00 
mostly 16.00 occasional lower U.S. No. 2 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 No     
Grade Marks jbo 9.00-12.00                                                     

MISSISSIPPI                                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. Report issued twice weekly - usually Monday
and Thursday. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00   
U.S. No. 2 10.00-12.00  No Grade Marks jbo 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 . FIRST     
REPORT.