Shipping Point Vegetable Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 18-OCT-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Thursday, October 18, 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 18-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 12.00-13.00                                                                
---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  Light shipments next 5-7 days. LAST REPORT.            

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MEDIUM FAIRLY GOOD, LARGE MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb   
cartons Round Green Type med 10.00-12.00  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                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
COLUMBIA Shipping Point Prices as of 18-OCT-2018                               
                                                                               
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              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, SOUTH CAROLINA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. This report is   
issued on Tuesdays and Thursdays cartons bunched Kale 24s 10.50-11.00 mostly   
11.00 cartons loose Mustard 11.00-12.00  Turnip Tops 11.00-12.00  various      
containers bunched Collard 6s 10.50-11.00 mostly 11.00 few lower various       
containers loose Collard lse 10.50-11.00                                       
---ONIONS GREEN: SUPPLY SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. This report is issued on 
Tuesdays and Thursdays.                                                        
---SQUASH: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. This report is
issued on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 1/2 bushel cartons/crates Zucchini sml       
15.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 med 10.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 3/4 bushel cartons/crates
Yellow Crookneck sml 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 med 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00     

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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 STEADY. 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  few 28.00 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 18-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 SMALL SIZE STEADY, OTHERS     
LOWER. Extra services included. 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green jbo         
16.75-18.75 mostly 16.75 lge 16.75-18.75  occasional higher std 16.75-18.75    
occasional higher sml 10.75-12.75 mostly 11.75                                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 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 HIGHER. Mostly Costa     
Rica; few Honduras and Nicaragua. 40 lb sacks 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00   
occas higher                                                                   
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Costa Rica.  
20 lb cartons 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher 40 lb cartons          
14.00-19.00 mostly 14.00-18.00 occas higher                                    
---GINGER ROOT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica 30  
lb cartons 20.00-21.00  occas higher; Few Organic from Peru 30.00-33.00        
---MALANGA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BLANCA SLIGHTLY LOWER;    
LILA ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica, Ecuador and Nicaragua. 40 lb cartons Blanca lge 
24.00-32.00 mostly 24.00-29.00 occas higher Lila lge 32.00-38.00 mostly        
32.00-37.00 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  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 17.00-21.00 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 ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5  
lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00        
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY SUGAR SNAP LIGHT; SNOW PEAS FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND         
MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. GUATEMALA. Wide range of quality 10 lb cartons Snow    
Peas Decalyxed 13.00-14.00  Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 18.00-20.00  occas 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 MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Via air   
and boat  Wide range in quality. 11 lb cartons bunched jbo 17.75-19.75 mostly  
18.75-19.75 exlge 17.00-19.75 mostly 18.00-19.00 lge 17.75-19.75 mostly        
18.00-19.00 std 17.50-19.75 mostly 17.75-18.75 sml 16.00-18.00 mostly          
17.00-18.00 white lge 15.00-19.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 std 15.00-19.00 mostly    
16.00-18.00                                                                    
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY SUGAR SNAP LIGHT; SNOW PEAS MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE.   
MARKET SNOW PEAS LOWER; SUGAR SNAP ABOUT STEADY. Via air and boat  Wide range  
in quality.and price 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 15.00-18.00 mostly      
17.00-18.00 few higher Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 20.00-24.00 mostly 21.50-22.50
occas higher                                                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ONLEY Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates     
precooled Round Green Type Machine Picked 32.85  few lower                     

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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 20.00-20.90  occas higher and lower 200-300s   
26.00-26.90  occas higher and lower                                            
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included.  
flats 12 1-pt baskets 13.95-15.95  FIRST REPORT.                               
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. 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                                   

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---OKRA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes   
palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons sml-med 10.35-10.85 mostly 10.35
occas lower                                                                    

WEST DISTRICT FLORIDA                                                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY IN TOO FEW HANDS TO ESTABLISH A MARKET DUE TO HURRICANE    
MICHEAL.                                                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. 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 18-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 GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. Wide range in quality and condition. 30 lb cartons          
24.45-28.50 mostly 24.55-26.45 occasional higher 30 lb containers Baby Bok Choy
Green Stem (Shanghai) 16.95-19.85  occasional higher and lower                 
---CHINESE CABBAGE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons Nappa 19.45-25.50  
mostly 20.35-22.55 occasional lower                                            

CENTRAL COAST CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. cartons
24s 10.00-14.55 mostly 11.15-12.45 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons 
12s 10.00-20.45 mostly 12.50-14.95                                             
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
Wide range in quality and price. cartons bunched 30s 12.45-14.55  occasional   
higher and lower 60s 14.45-18.65 mostly 16.00-18.65 occasional higher and lower
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 SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.  
50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 14.00-17.50 mostly 15.00-17.50 ORGANIC 50
lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s 20.00-26.00  occasional higher and lower Red
Type 18-24s 20.45-24.00                                                        
---ENDIVE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.   
cartons 24s 9.55-12.50 mostly 10.45-10.65 occasional higher and lower          
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons 24s 10.45-15.55 mostly 12.45-13.65                                     
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 8.55-10.65 mostly 9.25-10.65 occasional higher  
and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 14.45-20.00  red 24s          
14.45-20.00  Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 14.45-20.50  occasional higher              
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched Leeks 12s 11.00-14.55 mostly 12.25-13.65 occasional higher and 
lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Leeks 12s 12.00-18.45                            
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
cartons bunched Curly 60s 8.35-11.55 mostly 9.35-10.50 occasional higher Plain 
60s 8.35-11.85 mostly 9.45-10.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons bunched     
Curly 30s 14.00-18.45  Plain 30s 12.00-18.45                                   
---SPINACH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.     
Wide range in price. cartons bunched Flat 24s 10.45-13.50 mostly 10.45-12.65   
few high as 16.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 16.45-24.00
                                                                               

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET 18S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.     
Extra services included. Wide range in price, quality and condition. cartons   
Globe 12s 12.50-15.55 mostly 12.50-14.55 18s 14.50-16.55 mostly 14.50-15.55 24s
10.55-14.55 mostly 11.55-12.55 30s 8.55-14.55 mostly 9.55-10.55 36s 7.55-12.55 
mostly 8.55-9.55 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s 25.55  18s 25.55  24s 25.55  30s    
25.55                                                                          
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens xlge        
11.95-13.95 mostly 12.95 lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 11.95 med 7.95-10.95 mostly    
8.95-9.95                                                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 15.95  lge 14.95  med  
10.95-12.95 mostly 11.95-12.95 occasional lower                                

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. Extra services
included.  Wide range in price. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 30.95-32.95     
exlge 26.95-30.95  occasional lower lge 24.95-28.95  occasional lower irreg sz 
fr qual 20.95-22.95  FIRST REPORT                                              

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 12.00-15.85 mostly 13.00-15.85 50 lb sacks     
loose jbo 13.00-20.40 mostly 15.00-17.00 25 lb sacks loose jbo 6.50-10.20      
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 LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide 
range in price, quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior       
bookings and/or previous commitments at lower prices 1 1/9 bushel cartons med  
16.95-18.95  few 20.95 occasional higher fr qual 14.95-16.95  few 18.95        
occasional higher ord qual 8.95-10.95  few 12.95 occasional higher sml         
10.95-12.95  few 14.95 occasional higher lge 12.95-14.95  few 16.95 occasional 
higher 24s 6.95-8.95  few 10.95 36s 8.95-10.95  few 12.95  GREENHOUSE cartons  
film wrapped Long Seedless med 12s 8.95-10.95  sml 12s 6.95-8.95               
---SQUASH: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide    
range in quality and condition. Many present shipments from prior bookings     
and/or previous commitments 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 10.95-12.95        
occasional higher sml-med 10.95-12.95  occasional higher med 8.95-10.95        
occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 6.95-8.95  occasional higher sml-med 
8.95-10.95  occasional lower med 4.95-6.95  occasional higher Grey sml         
10.95-12.95  occasional higher sml-med 8.95-10.95  occasional higher med       
6.95-8.95  1 1/9 bushel cartons Zucchini med-lge 6.95-8.95  few 10.95 Yellow   
Straightneck med-lge 4.95-6.95  occasional higher                              

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. Wide range in price. Many present shipments from prior bookings      
and/or previous commitments at lower prices.  GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons  
med 22.95-26.95 mostly 22.95 few 28.95 fr qual 20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95        
occasional lower ord qual 12.95-16.95 mostly 12.95 occasional lower sml        
16.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 lge 20.95-24.95 mostly 20.95 24s 10.95-12.95  36s     
12.95-14.95  few 10.95 ORGANIC GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons 36s 28.95       
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 5X5-5X6S SLIGHTLY HIGHER,  
4X4-4X5S 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 16.95-18.95  4x5s          
16.95-18.95  5x5s 14.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 5x6s 14.95-18.95 mostly 16.95       
ORGANIC ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 16.95  4x5s 16.95  
5x5s 16.95  5x6s 16.95                                                         
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. Extra services included.  
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids med-lge   LAST REPORT         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET PINT   
LOWER, LOOSE SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included. Most present shipments   
from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt     
containers with lids med-lge 12.00-14.95  20 lb cartons loose med-lge          
24.95-26.95 mostly 24.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with    
lids med-lge 12.00-14.95  20 lb cartons loose med-lge 24.95-26.95 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 30.95-32.00                           
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES.    
MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. 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 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower 
lge 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower med 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95     
occasional lower  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge           
18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower lge 18.95-20.95 mostly 18.95         
occasional lower med 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 occasional lower 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 MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 10.65-13.50 mostly 10.95-11.55 ORGANIC cartons    
bunched Red Type 12s 14.45-17.50  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 24.95-30.65 mostly 26.55-29.55 few       
32.00-32.95 Leeks 12s 11.00-12.95  cartons 2 film bags iceless 24 bunches per  
bag 26.65-30.65 mostly 28.00-29.55 few 32.00-32.50 cartons 4 film bags iceless 
12 bunches per bag 26.65-30.65 mostly 28.00-29.55 few 32.00-32.50 ORGANIC      
cartons bunched 48s med 20.45-28.00 mostly 20.45-26.50                         

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 STEADY. Wide range in quality. 40 lb    
cartons 11.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00                                         
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in size and       
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 17.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Wide range in quality. 20 lb      
cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 11.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00              
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in quality and 
condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 8.00-13.00 mostly 8.00-10.00                  
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Most present shipments from prior
booking and/or previous commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 18.95-26.95      
mostly 21.95-23.95 fr qual 18.95-20.95  occasional lower lge 18.95-24.95 mostly
18.95-20.95                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in  
quality.  GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 7.00-10.50 mostly 8.00-10.00        
occasional higher and lower exlge 7.00-10.50 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional      
higher and lower lge 6.00-9.50 mostly 7.00-9.00 Yellow jbo 9.00-12.50 mostly   
10.00-12.00 occasional lower exlge 9.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional    
lower lge 8.00-11.50 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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and
size. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Anaheim 18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00       
Jalapeno 15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 Poblano 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 
Serrano 18.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 8 lb cartons Habanero orange 18.00-22.00
mostly 20.00-22.00                                                             
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. 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 
16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower 4x5 sz 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 5x5  
sz 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 5x6 sz 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 cartons 2 layer    
Vine Ripes 4x4s 16.95-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 4x5s 16.95-20.95 mostly         
17.95-19.95 5x5s 14.95-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 5x6s 14.95-20.95 mostly        
17.95-19.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz         
16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 occasional lower 4x5 sz 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 5x5  
sz 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 5x6 sz 16.95-18.95 mostly 18.95 cartons 2 layer    
Vine Ripes 4x4s 16.95-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 4x5s 16.95-20.95 mostly         
17.95-19.95 5x5s 14.95-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 5x6s 14.95-20.95 mostly        
17.95-19.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in
quality.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 8.95-13.95     
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 17.95-20.95  
mostly 18.95-20.95 lge 16.95-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 med 14.95-17.95 mostly   
14.95-16.95  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 17.95-20.95    
mostly 18.95-20.95 lge 16.95-20.95 mostly 17.95-19.95 med 14.95-17.95 mostly   
14.95-16.95                                                                    

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. Wide range
in quality and condition. cartons bunched 30s 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.00-12.95 60s
14.95-20.95 mostly 16.00-20.95                                                 

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50  
lb cartons Round Green Type med 13.95-15.85  Red Type med 11.95-13.95          
---GREENS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET LACINATO SLIGHTLY HIGHER, GREEN ABOUT STEADY.   
Extra services included. cartons bunched Kale green 24s 9.95-12.95 mostly      
11.00-12.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 8.95-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00                
---PARSLEY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Curly 60s 9.95-11.95 mostly 10.95 Plain 60s 8.95-11.95 mostly  
9.50-9.95                                                                      

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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and price. cartons bunched Red 24s 8.00-12.55 mostly     
8.45-10.65 48s 11.00-17.50 mostly 14.45-15.65                                  

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET BUNCHED SLIGHTLY HIGHER, CROWN CUT     
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons bchd 14s 12.45-15.55 mostly 12.45-14.65 few 16.05-16.50 bchd 18s       
12.95-16.05 mostly 12.95-15.15 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 
13.75-17.65 mostly 14.05-15.65 few 18.45-19.55 Short Trim 16.65-18.65 mostly   
16.65-17.56 few 19.65-20.50 ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 18.00-20.50  20 lb cartons
loose Crown Cut 22.50                                                          
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET 12S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons  
film wrapped 9s 11.45-15.55 mostly 12.65-13.65 12s 10.00-16.55 mostly          
12.35-14.65 16s 10.55-14.55 mostly 11.45-12.65 ORGANIC cartons film wrapped 12s
10.00-18.50 mostly 14.45-16.50 one label 20.85                                 
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included.
Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 2 dz 7.65-10.56 mostly 8.05-9.65  
occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 8.00-10.56 mostly 8.15-9.65 few 11.50-11.55 3 dz    
9.35-11.56 mostly 9.35-10.65 few 12.55-12.56 cartons film bags Hearts 18s      
11.65-14.56 mostly 11.65-13.55 occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 2 dz          
14.50-22.85 mostly 14.50 2 1/2 dz 14.50-22.85 mostly 14.50-18.55 cartons film  
bags Hearts 18s 13.50-22.66 mostly 14.45-18.55                                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: SUPPLY 24S FAIRLY LIGHT, 30S VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY     
GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality,     
condition and size. cartons flm lined 24s 8.35-11.65 mostly 8.45-9.65 24s      
flmwrpd 9.35-12.65 mostly 9.45-10.65 30s flmwrpd 8.55-10.45 mostly 8.55-9.65   
occasional higher ORGANIC cartons 12s flmwrpd 18.45-20.45                      
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN LEAF SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHER 
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range in quality and condition.    
cartons Boston 24s 6.50-9.55 mostly 6.50-8.55 few 10.35-10.65 occasional lower 
Green Leaf 24s 8.00-13.55 mostly 10.50-11.65 Red Leaf 24s 6.35-10.65 mostly    
7.50-8.55 ORGANIC cartons Green Leaf 24s 20.00-28.50  Red Leaf 24s 20.45-28.50 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in quality and condition. cartons 24s 9.35-13.75 mostly   
10.55-12.65 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 13.50-17.75 mostly 14.25-15.65  
occasional lower cartons film lined Hearts 48s 14.50-18.56 mostly 15.35-16.65  
ORGANIC cartons 24s 19.50-24.45 mostly 19.50-20.85 cartons 12 3-count packages 
Hearts 16.45-26.95 mostly 19.55-22.55                                          

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY AVAILABLE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET   
HIGHER. Extra services included. Wide range in price. 1 1/9 bushel cartons     
Green jbo 19.95-20.95  exlge 22.95-23.95  lge 21.95-22.95  irreg sz fr qual    
17.95-18.95                                                                    

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included.       
cartons bchd 14s 10.50-14.00 mostly 11.85-13.00 occasional higher bchd 18s     
11.00-14.50 mostly 12.35-13.50 occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 
14.50-18.50 mostly 16.75-18.00 Short Trim 15.50-19.50 mostly 16.75-19.50       
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services         
included. cartons film wrapped White 9s 8.85-12.50 mostly 9.50-10.85 12s       
9.00-12.50 mostly 10.50-12.50 16s 8.85-10.85 mostly 9.00-10.85                 
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HEARTS ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Extra
services included. cartons 2 dz 7.00-8.85 mostly 7.85-8.50 occasional higher   
and lower 2 1/2 dz 7.00-8.85 mostly 7.85-8.50 occasional higher and lower 3 dz 
7.00-8.85 mostly 7.85-8.50 occasional higher and lower cartons film bags Hearts
18s 12.00-14.95                                                                
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons flm lined 24s 6.00-10.50 mostly 6.85-9.25 24s flmwrpd        
6.50-11.50 mostly 7.85-10.00                                                   
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET GREEN LEAF LOWER, RED LEAF ABOUT 
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 9.00-10.00  Red Leaf   
24s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00                                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HEARTS LOWER, 24S ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included. cartons 24s 10.00-13.00 mostly 10.85-13.00 cartons 12 
3-count packages Hearts 14.00-14.50  occasional higher                         

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 ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. 25 lb cartons med 17.95-23.65 mostly 18.55-22.65                     

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

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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                                                                     
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 mostly 16.00   
some 17.00-18.00 occasional lower U.S. No. 1 Petite 10.00-14.00  U.S. No. 2    
8.00-10.00  few higher No Grade Marks jbo 9.00-11.00  some 8.00 few higher     

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---TOMATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Most shippers 
are finished for the season.  Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine
Ripes U.S. Comb or Better jbo 17.95  LAST REPORT xlge 17.95  LAST REPORT lge   
15.95-16.95  LAST REPORT                                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.   
Most shippers are finished for the season.  Extra services included. flats 12  
1-pt containers with lids 11.95  LAST REPORT 20 lb cartons loose 22.95-23.95   
LAST REPORT                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Most shippers are finished for the season.  Extra services included. 25 lb     
cartons loose Roma exlge 17.95  LAST REPORT lge 17.95  LAST REPORT med 14.95   
LAST REPORT                                                                    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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 VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. pre-cooling included. bushel         
cartons/crates Round Green Type Machine Picked 30.35-32.85                     
---CORN-SWEET: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. pre-cooling included. Due to the
after effects of Hurricane Michael, corn is expected to remain very light.     
wirebound crates Yellow 4 dz 24.95  White 4 dz 24.95  Bi-Color 4 dz 24.95      
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Wide range in price 
on medium. WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates med 16.35-20.85 mostly 16.35-18.85
fr qual 8.35-8.85  cartons 24s 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-8.85                     
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes wrapped. 1 
1/9 bushel cartons med 10.35-14.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 few lower fr qual        
8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-8.85 few lower lge 6.35-8.85 mostly 8.35-8.85 few higher
---GREENS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD.  cartons bunched Collard 24s 8.50   
Kale 24s 8.50  Mustard 24s 9.00  Turnip Tops 24s 9.00                          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER.  1 1/9     
bushel cartons jbo 20.35-24.85 mostly 20.35-22.85 exlge 20.35-22.85 mostly     
20.35-20.85 fr qual 16.35-18.85 mostly 16.35-16.85 lge 18.35-18.85             
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  1 1/9 bushel cartons   
Cubanelles 18.35-20.85  few higher and lower Hungarian Wax 18.35-20.85         
Jalapeno 18.35-22.85  Long Hot 16.35-18.85  Poblano 18.35-20.85  few 16.85     
---SQUASH: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons     
Zucchini sml 16.35-18.85 mostly 16.35-16.85 med 14.35-16.85 mostly 14.35-14.85 
Yellow Straightneck sml 10.35-12.85  med 8.35-10.85                            

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE-BIWEEKLY Shipping Point Prices as of 18-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 STEADY. 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. MARKET STEADY. 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.