Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
USDA - Mon Apr 16, 11:31AM CDT
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 16-APR-2018                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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CA_FV020                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7 am Few Clouds 47                                                  
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 81                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET SC MUCH HIGHER; PE SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  11 lb cartons/crates
bunched PE Green std 15.00-19.00 SC Green std 35.00                            
---BEANS:  MARKET ROUND GREEN MACHINE PICKED SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.   
bushel crates FL Half Runners 30.00 Pole Type 25.00-28.00 bushel cartons/crates
precooled FL Round Green Type Handpicked 16.00-18.00 Machine Picked 12.00-17.00
5 lb cartons bagged GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 13.00                        
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates bunched SC Gold Type 12s 20.00 25 lb 
film bags MI Red Type med 14.00-15.00 MX Red Type med 13.50 SC Red Type med    
14.00 Gold Type med 14.00                                                      
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET MX CROWN CUT MUCH HIGHER; CA 14S HIGHER; CA BABY HYBRID   
SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 18.00 Baby Hybrid Type    
bchd 18s 28.00 20 lb cartons loose FL Crown Cut 15.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim  
18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 cartons 4 3-lb film bags CA Florettes 20.00     
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons MX med
32.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med     
10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 Red Type med 17.00-18.00 50 lb sacks FL Round   
Green Type lge 11.00                                                           
---CARROTS:  MARKET 50 LB & 25 LB SACKS MEXICO SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  
sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 24.00-28.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags  
CA Topped med-lge 24.00 50 lb sacks loose MX Topped jbo 21.00-24.00 TX Topped  
jbo 23.00 25 lb sacks loose MX Topped jbo 13.00-14.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags
CA Baby Peeled 25.00-27.00                                                     
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons film wrapped MX White 12s flmwrp 19.00 
---CELERY:  MARKET FILM BAGS 30S HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA 2 1/2 dz   
24.00 filmbags 36s 26.00 FL 2 1/2 dz 17.00 3 dz 20.00-24.00 filmbags 30s 25.00 
fr cond 15.00                                                                  
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET FLORIDA YELLOW & MEXICO WHITE SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS    
STEADY.  wirebound crates FL Yellow 4 dz 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 White 4
dz 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 15.00-16.00 sacks MX White 4 dz
21.00                                                                          
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET MEXICO PICKLES SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1   
1/9 bushel crates FL Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 24.00-36.00 few higher BUSHEL 
& 40-45 LB PLASTIC CONTAINERS MX Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 32.00 WAXED 1 1/9 
bushel cartons FL med fr qual 14.00-16.00 sml 15.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film    
wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless med 12s 10.00 MX Long Seedless lge 12s  
12.00                                                                          
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med 17.00 1 bu, 1
1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped MX 24s 16.00-18.00 1/2 bushel cartons FL      
Italian med 21.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Sicilian med 28.00                   
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 65.00 few 
40.00 netted 5s 35.00 few higher                                               
---GREENS:  MARKET CA KALE 24S SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons bunched 
CA Kale 24s 16.00 SC Kale 24s 13.00-14.00 occas higher cartons loose SC Mustard
Curly 13.00 Turnip Tops 13.00 Field Cress 13.00 various containers             
bunched/loose GA Collard 12s 19.00 SC Collard 12s 20.00 Mustard Curly 12s 20.00
Turnip Tops With Root 12s 20.00                                                
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  cartons CA flm lined 24s          
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 24s flmwrpd 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00      
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET GREEN & RED LEAF 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY. 
cartons CA Boston 24s 23.00 Green Leaf 24s 23.00-24.00 Red Leaf 24s 21.00-22.00
3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 10.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf Crown
Cut Leaves 19.50-20.00                                                         
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET 24S HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA 24s         
26.00-32.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 25.00 few higher 10 lb       
cartons film lined AZ/CA Crown Cut Leaves 20.00                                
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.00-18.00 mostly   
16.00-17.00 sml 18.00 Sliced med 16.50-18.00 mostly 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 few 16.00 Cremini 14.00-15.00 few 17.00                    
---OKRA:  MARKET LOWER.  1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med 15.00-22.00 mostly       
15.00-20.00 few higher                                                         
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET CA LEEKS HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons bunched SC   
24s 9.00-13.00 48s 14.00 cartons bunched bulb type GA Vidalia District Bulb    
Type 24s bulb type 20.00-22.00 SC Bulb Type 24s bulb type 20.00 cartons bunched
CA Leeks 12s 35.00 SC Leeks 12s 20.00 cartons 4 2-lb film bags loose iceless MX
19.00                                                                          
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET FLORIDA SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.    
cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 19.00 Plain 60s 19.00 FL Curly 60s 21.00 SC Plain 
30s 15.00                                                                      
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CD    
Quebec lge 32.00                                                               
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas
Decalyxed 20.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 20.00                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET FL GREEN EXLGE & IRREG SZ & 5 KG EL RED & YELLOW
SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons EL Red sml 30.00 FL Green 
jbo 18.00-20.00 exlge 16.00-18.00 irreg sz fr qual 10.00-13.00 Red irreg sz fr 
qual 21.00 few higher MX Red exlge fr qual 21.00-25.00 Yellow irreg sz fr qual 
20.00-21.00 Orange sml fr qual 20.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack FL Green  
48s 25.00 few lower GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons EL Yellow exlge 21.00 HD Red 
exlge 21.00                                                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET 10 LB CTNS MX HABANERO SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS      
STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Hungarian Wax lge 13.00-14.00 Jalapeno lge      
14.00-15.00 Local Repack Serrano exlge 13.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Jalapeno  
lge 27.00 Poblano med-lge 20.00 MX Serrano lge 27.00 1 1/9 bushel              
cartons/crates MX Jalapeno exlge 30.00 lge 23.00 Poblano med-lge 20.00-21.00 10
lb cartons MX Habanero orange lge 23.00-26.00                                  
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags AZ Red 15.00 FL 
Red 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ Red     
15.00 FL Red 12.50-13.50 mostly 12.50-13.00 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 29.00
FL Red 25.00-29.00                                                             
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons OR  
47.00                                                                          
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge          
24.00-26.00                                                                    
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat 17.50-20.00    
---SQUASH:  MARKET 1/2 BUCTNS FL ZUCCHINI & 3/4 BU SML CROOKNECK MUCH HIGHER;  
STRAIGHTNECK HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Zucchini sml  
12.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 med 10.00-12.00 Yellow sml 21.00 Yellow         
Straightneck sml 15.00-15.50 med 12.00 3/4 bushel cartons FL Yellow Crookneck  
sml 25.00 sml-med 16.00 med 10.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn sml 26.00 med 28.00  
Butternut med 26.00-28.00 Spaghetti sml 28.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Zucchini 
lge 13.00 Acorn med 28.00 Butternut xlge 25.00 HD Butternut lge 29.00 Spaghetti
lge 28.00 35 lb min containers MX Grey sml 16.00                               
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange Types   
23.00 Marked Combination Orange Types 13.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo    
13.00 Okinawan Type med 25.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 15.00-18.00 No Grade  
Marks Orange Types med 11.00-12.00 jbo 11.00-12.00                             
---TOMATOES:  MARKET MATURE GREENS LOWER; FL VINE RIPES LIGHT RED JBO, XLGE &  
6X6 SZ SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL U.S. Comb Mature 
Greens pink-light red 5x6 sz 12.00 6x6 sz 11.00 Immature Greens 5x6 sz         
14.00-16.00 MX Vine Ripes 4x5 sz 12.00 25 lb cartons place pack FL Vine Ripes  
light red jbo 9.00-11.00 xlge 9.00-10.00 5x6 sz 9.00-10.00 few 12.00 6x6 sz    
8.00-9.00 few 11.00 yellow 5x6 sz 20.00-25.00 mostly 20.00 6x6 sz 16.00 Local  
Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 13.00 6x6 sz 12.00 cartons 2   
layer Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 4x4s 12.00 4x5s 12.00 5x5s
12.00 5x6s 12.00 GREENHOUSE 10 lb cartons GU Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties    
31.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red med         
12.00-13.00 few 10.00 flats 12 1-pt cups with lids FL Red med 12.50 ADAPTED    
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Red med 12.50                             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET RED SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHER STEADY.  flats 12   
1-pt containers with lids FL red 10.00-11.50 20 lb cartons loose FL red 18.00  
yellow 19.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red     
11.50                                                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET MEXICO SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHER SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
25 lb cartons loose FL Roma light red exlge 9.00-13.00 lge 9.00-13.00 ADAPTED  
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 15.00              
---TURNIPS:  MARKET MI SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  25 lb film bags MI      
Purple Top med-lge 15.00-17.00 SC Purple Top lge 12.00-14.00 med 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) 18.00 1
layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 12s 16.00