Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 19-JUN-2017                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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CA_FV020                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7 am Mostly Cloudy 76                                               
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 94                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET MEXICO LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  pyramid cartons 28 lb      
bunched WA WAExFcy Green jbo 65.00 11 lb cartons/crates bunched MX Green std   
22.00 WA WAExFcy Green std 29.00-30.00 Purple jbo ord cond 20.00               
---BEANS:  MARKET SC ROUND GREEN SLIGHTLY HIGHER; GA FLAT TYPE LOWER; OTHERS   
ABOUT STEADY.  bushel crates GA Flat Green Type 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 
Cranberry Type 35.00 SC Flat Green Type 35.00 few lower Half Runners           
32.00-38.00 Wax Type 38.00 bushel cartons/crates precooled GA Round Green Type 
Handpicked 30.00-31.00 SC Round Green Type Handpicked 26.00-29.00 5 lb cartons 
bagged GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 18.00 GA Lima Green 21.00 Speckled 21.00  
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC Red Type 12s 20.00 25 lb film    
bags MI Red Type med 14.00 MX Red Type med-lge 12.50 SC Red Type med 12.00 Gold
Type med 12.00                                                                 
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET CA 14S LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s   
18.00-20.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 30.00 20 lb cartons loose MX Crown Cut   
Short Trim 21.00-22.00 SC Crown Cut 20.00 fr cond 11.00 cartons 4 3-lb film    
bags CA Florettes 20.00                                                        
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  25 lb       
cartons MX med 49.00-56.00 mostly 49.00                                        
---CABBAGE:  MARKET GA & NC GREEN & GA RED SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY.  50 lb cartons GA Round Green Type med 11.00-14.00 Red Type med        
16.00-20.00 NC Round Green Type med 11.00-14.00 SC Round Green Type med        
10.00-12.00 Red Type med 15.00 50 lb sacks GA Round Green Type lge 11.00       
---CARROTS:  MARKET 50 LB SACKS LOOSE MX TOPPED JUMBO SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS  
STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 18.00-19.00 GA Topped       
med-lge 24.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks
loose GA Topped jbo 16.00 MX Topped jbo 14.00 25 lb sacks loose MX Topped jbo  
10.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-26.00 GA Baby Peeled 27.00
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s    
flmwrp 20.00-22.00 few 27.00                                                   
---CELERY:  MARKET MUCH LOWER.  cartons CA 3 dz 28.00-31.00 few higher filmbags
36s 30.00                                                                      
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET SC WHITE SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  wirebound     
crates GA Yellow 4 dz 12.00 White 4 dz 10.00-12.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 10.00-12.00 SC
Yellow 4 dz 12.00 White 4 dz 9.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 few higher Bi-Color 4 dz  
11.00-12.00                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET LONG SEEDLESS SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1   
1/9 bushel cartons SC med 18.00 sml fr qual 12.00-13.00 1 1/9 bushel crates GA 
Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 31.00 SC Pickles Kirby Type 150-200s 25.00 few     
higher 200-300s 28.00-31.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA med 22.00 NC med fr  
qual 13.00 SC med fr qual 13.00 few lower GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD   
CDOne Long Seedless lge 12s 11.00-12.00                                        
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA med fr qual 15.00 few    
higher SC med 15.00-16.00 sml 16.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped GA med        
19.00-20.00 1/2 bushel cartons SC Chinese med 14.00 Japanese lge 14.00         
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  GREENHOUSE 10 lb cartons      
Repacked Enroute Witloof 30.00                                                 
---GARLIC:  MARKET CHINA SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHER STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 
50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 70.00 netted 5s 70.00-75.00 MX Purple 85.00                  
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Kale 24s 15.00 SC Kale 24s      
12.00-13.00 few higher cartons loose SC Mustard Curly 12.00 Turnip Tops 12.00  
various containers bunched/loose SC Collard 12s 18.00                          
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 18.00-19.00 mostly
18.00 24s flmwrpd 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00                                     
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 20.00 Green Leaf 24s  
17.00 Red Leaf 24s 18.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 10.00 10 lb cartons film 
lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 19.00                                     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET CA HEARTS SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.     
cartons CA 24s 17.00-18.00 NJ 24s 18.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts  
17.00-20.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Crown Cut Leaves 19.00                 
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.00-17.00 sml 18.00
Sliced med 16.50 5 lb cartons PA White med 10.00 Sliced med 10.50 Portobella   
lge 14.00 3 lb cartons PA White sml 9.50 Shiitake med 16.50 Oyster med 14.00   
cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White sml-med 13.00-14.00 Cremini        
14.00-15.00                                                                    
---OKRA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons/crates FL sml-med 
22.00-25.00                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC 24s 10.00-13.00 48s 18.00 
CA Leeks 12s 25.00 SC Leeks 12s 20.00 cartons 4 2-lb film bags loose iceless MX
18.00                                                                          
---PARSLEY:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 35.00-40.00 mostly    
35.00 Plain 60s 35.00                                                          
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose MI lge     
25.00                                                                          
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET SNOW PEAS SLIGHTLY HIGHER; SUGAR SNAP MUCH LOWER.  10 lb
cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 21.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 16.00           
---PEAS OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  mesh sacks approx 27 lbs  
GA Pinkeye 21.00 White Acre 21.00                                              
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET NC GREEN LARGE MUCH HIGHER; 15 LB CTNS CA RED   
SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Red irreg sz fr  
qual 28.00 GA Green exlge 21.00 irreg sz fr qual 17.00 MX Red irreg sz fr qual 
27.00 Yellow jbo 30.00 NC Green lge 19.00 SC Green exlge 16.00-17.00 irreg sz  
fr qual 13.00-14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack GA Green 48s 25.00-26.00 SC
Green 36s 19.00 48s 22.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge 22.00-24.00 GREENHOUSE 5  
kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Red exlge 21.00 Yellow exlge 22.00 Orange    
exlge 23.00                                                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET GA HUNGARIAN WAX, REPACKED JALAPENO, GA POBLANO & GA
SERRANO SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Habanero orange  
lge 20.00-23.00 GA Hungarian Wax lge 13.00 SC Hungarian Wax lge 18.00 Long Hot 
lge 18.00 few lower Local Repack Jalapeno lge 12.00-13.00 1/2 bushel baskets SC
Cubanelles lge 15.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Cubanelles med 22.00 Jalapeno     
exlge 22.00 Poblano lge 24.00 Serrano lge 27.00 SC Finger Hot lge 32.00        
Hungarian Wax lge 24.00 Jalapeno lge 22.00 occas higher Poblano lge 20.00      
Repacked Enroute Jalapeno exlge 20.00-22.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates MX     
Poblano exlge 23.00 Serrano lge 32.00 few lower                                
---RADISHES:  MARKET AZ LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags
AZ Red 17.00-20.00 MI Red 17.50 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ Red        
17.00-20.00 MI Red 18.50 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 35.00-40.00 few higher  
MI Red 42.00                                                                   
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge 22.00 few
higher                                                                         
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons SC Savoy 16.00 cartons 12    
10-oz film bags CA Flat 16.00-18.00                                            
---SQUASH:  MARKET 1/2 BUCTNS ZUCCHINI & SCALLOP LOWER; SC CROOKNECK MEDIUM    
LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons GA Zucchini sml 16.00 med 13.00
NC Zucchini sml 18.00 med 16.00 SC Zucchini sml 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 med   
14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 Yellow sml 15.00-19.00 Scallop White sml-med    
15.00-18.00 Grey sml 19.00 5/8 bushel crates MX Grey med 20.00 3/4 bushel      
cartons GA Yellow Crookneck sml 17.00 med 12.00 SC Yellow Crookneck sml        
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 med 12.00-15.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn med     
27.00 Butternut med 23.00 Spaghetti lge 24.00 1 1/9 bushel crates SC Butternut 
sml-med 20.00 Spaghetti sml-med 20.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Acorn sml 23.00  
Butternut sml 20.00 GA Zucchini lge 14.00 Acorn lge 26.00 Spaghetti med 28.00  
HD Butternut med 24.00 SC Spaghetti med-lge 25.00                              
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange Types   
20.00 Marked Combination Orange Types 14.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo    
14.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 No Grade Marks Orange
Types med 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00    
---TOMATOES:  MARKET MATURE GREENS & GA VINE RIPES PINK-LIGHT RED JBO, XLGE &  
5X6 SZ SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL U.S. Comb Mature 
Greens pink-light red 5x6 sz 21.00 6x6 sz 21.00 GA 85% U.S. One or Better      
Immature Greens 5x6 sz 24.00-25.00 few lower 25 lb cartons place pack GA Vine  
Ripes pink-light red jbo 19.00-20.00 few 17.00 xlge 15.00-18.00 5x6 sz         
15.00-18.00 6x6 sz 13.00-18.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 yellow 5x6 sz 26.00-28.00 SC 
Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 15.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 xlge 15.00-18.00  
mostly 15.00-17.00 few higher 5x6 sz 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 6x6 sz     
13.00-14.00 yellow 6x6 sz 15.00 Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 
5x6 sz 22.00 6x6 sz 22.00 cartons 2 layer Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens 
light red 4x4s 20.00 4x5s 20.00 5x5s 20.00 5x6s 20.00 15 lb flats SC Vine Ripe 
- Heirloom Varieties Brandywine 20.00 Cherokee Purple 20.00-22.00 ADAPTED      
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine Ripes light red-red 4x5 sz 20.00 6x7 sz
10.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets GA Red med-lge     
16.00 10 lb cartons SC Red med-lge 12.00 few lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12
1-pt baskets MX Red sml 18.50-23.00                                            
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
red 18.00 GA red 17.00 SC red 14.50 20 lb cartons loose FL red 30.00 GA red    
28.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red 14.50-15.00
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET GEORGIA SLIGHTLY HIGHER; MEXICO SLIGHTLY LOWER.
25 lb cartons loose GA Roma light red-red exlge 20.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25   
lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 17.00-20.00                       
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Purple Top med-lge 14.00 MI    
Purple Top med-lge 14.00-15.00 SC Purple Top med-lge 12.00                     
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 4-oz     
packages SC Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00 35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales)        
14.00-18.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 12s 16.00 GU Radicchio   
Round Red 9s 16.00