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USDA - AMS: Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Baltimore, MD (2019-03-06)

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture - March 6, 2019


BALTIMORE Terminal Prices as of 06-MAR-2019                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (410) 799-4840     Fax:  (410) 799-8442                                
                                                                               

BP_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Few Clouds 20
Yesterday's High 40                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe 24s 34.00-36.00               
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched MX Green lge 
25.00-26.00 std 24.00-25.00 PE White lge 34.00                                 
---BEANS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates precooled FL Round Green
Type 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 Cranberry Type too few sales to quote bushel     
reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Fava 32.00-35.00 mostly 32.00 5 lb cartons
GU AIR Haricot Vert (French Type) 12.00-13.00                                  
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched FL Red Type 12s 17.00-18.00 TX Red  
Type 12s 18.00 25 lb sacks loose CD Quebec Red Type med 12.00 TX Red Type med  
14.00 Gold Type lge 16.00                                                      
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s 24.00-26.00 CA Baby Hybrid
Type bchd 18s 44.00-45.00 20 lb cartons loose AZ/CA Crown Cut Short Trim       
25.00-27.00 mostly 25.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim 22.00-23.00 previous          
commitments 21.00                                                              
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA 38.00-42.00 mostly 38.00
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. 1 3/4   
bushel cartons CD Quebec CD One Round Green Type med fr cond 18.00-20.00 FL    
Round Green Type med ord cond 5.00-10.00 sml-med 17.00 1 7/8 bushel cartons FL 
Round Green Type med 21.00-22.00 Red Type med 33.00 occas higher TX Round Green
Type med 22.00-23.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec Danish Type lge 19.00-22.00 mostly  
19.00-20.00 1 3/4 bushel cartons TX Savoy Type med 24.00-25.00                 
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00    
occas higher sml-med 21.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00 occas
higher sml-med 21.00 50 lb sacks loose CD Quebec jbo 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00  
MX jbo 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 fr qual 13.00 cartons bunched CA 24s     
24.00-25.00 occas higher cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 24.00-25.00  
cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 24.00-25.00                           
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 50.00  
12s 50.00-60.00 mostly 50.00-52.00                                             
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 50.00-53.00 2 1/2 dz 50.00 filmbags
30s 52.00-54.00 FL 2 dz 48.00-50.00 filmbags 36s 52.00 cartons film bags CA    
Hearts 18s 52.00                                                               
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET LOWER.  wirebound crates FL Yellow 4 dz min 14.00-17.00 
mostly 14.00-15.00 White 4 dz min 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00                     
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and size. 1 1/9      
bushel cartons HD med 26.00 fr qual 20.00 ord qual 15.00-16.00 lge 17.00-19.00 
MX med 27.00-28.00 fr qual 21.00-23.00 sml 22.00 lge 23.00-28.00 mostly 24.00  
bushel plastic containers MX Pickles Kirby Type med-lge 36.00 sml-med          
38.00-40.00 mostly 40.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped MX Long Seedless lge  
12s 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00                                              
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons wrapped FL med 18.00-20.00 MX 18s 
18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 24s 16.00-18.00 ord qual 11.00-12.00 30 lb      
cartons HD Chinese med-lge 27.00 Thai sml 34.00 Indian sml-med 43.00 GREENHOUSE
5 kg/11 lb cartons NL AIR Italian 225-400 gm 32.00-36.00                       
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates FL 18s 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00
5 kg containers BL AIR Witloof 19.00 occas higher Red Type 25.00               
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates FL 18s 20.00-22.00           
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White col 26.00 netted 5s         
26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 SP White col 42.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars  
CQ Peeled 25.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occas 30.00-32.00 cartons 4 5-lb film 
bags CQ Peeled 23.00                                                           
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched MX Huauzontle 24s 23.00-24.00       
cartons bunched AZ/CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 46.00-48.00 TX Collard 12s   
18.00-20.00 Kale 12s 22.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 20.00-22.00 Mustard 24s       
18.00-20.00 Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 12s 20.00-21.00 Red 12s 18.00-19.00 White 
12s 18.00-19.00 Turnip Tops 24s 18.00-20.00 Kohlrabi 12s 25.00-27.00 1 3/5     
bushel cartons/crates bunched GA Collard 15-18s 16.00 Kale 15-18s 20.00 Mustard
15-18s 17.00-18.00 Turnip Tops 15-18s 17.00-18.00 NC Collard 12s 15.00 15-18s  
16.00 Kale 12s 20.00-21.00 15-18s 20.00 Mustard 12s 17.00 Turnip Tops 12s 17.00
cartons CA Kale, Multicolor 24s 30.00 TX Dandelion 12s 20.00                   
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  cartons AZ/CA flm lined 24s 40.00
occas higher 24s flmwrpd 40.00-44.00 mostly 40.00-42.00 fr qual 38.00-39.00    
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA Green Leaf 24s          
28.00-30.00 Red Leaf 24s 24.00-30.00 2.5 lb cartons CA Frisee 12s 17.00-18.00  
PE Lolla Rossa 12.50 Red Oak Leaf 12.50 Green Oak Leaf 12.50 Baby Red Romaine  
12.00-12.50 3 lb cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 7.00 10 lb cartons AZ/CA Green Leaf
Crown Cut Leaves 22.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with lid WV Boston
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 26.00-30.00    
mostly 26.00-28.00 cartons 12 3-count packages AZ/CA Hearts 20.00-24.00 few    
best labels 27.00-28.00 10 lb cartons film lined AZ/CA Crown Cut Leaves 22.00  
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White lge 14.00 occas higher   
med-lge 12.50-13.00 sml-med 12.50 Sliced med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 4 qt 
baskets PA White med-lge 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 sml-med 6.00 occas higher 5 lb  
cartons PA Oyster 17.00-18.00 Cremini 8.00 occas higher Portobella exlge 9.00  
occas higher and lower lge 9.00 Caps exlge 12.00 3 lb cartons PA Class I       
Shiitake exlge 12.00 occas higher cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White  
12.00                                                                          
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons HD med 19.00                      
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s lge 22.00-24.00 
mostly 22.00 occas higher 48s med 22.00 crates bunched MX Bulb Type 24s        
18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s 20.00 cartons 4 film bags
iceless MX 12 bunches per bag 20.00                                            
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched TX Curly 60s 20.00-21.00 Plain 60s
20.00-21.00 1 2/5 bushel crates/baskets bunched FL Curly 60s 22.00 Plain 60s   
22.00                                                                          
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose Repacked Enroute med       
26.00-28.00 sacks 12 1-lb film bags Repacked Enroute med 24.00                 
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed  
12.00-14.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 12.00-14.00                              
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET HIGHER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Green jbo      
22.00-24.00 ord qual 18.00 exlge 22.00-24.00 fr qual 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00  
ord qual 16.00-18.00 lge 20.00-22.00 fr qual 18.00-20.00 med 18.00-20.00 MX    
Green jbo 27.00-30.00 exlge 27.00-30.00 fr qual 22.00 Red exlge 50.00 15 lb    
cartons MX Red exlge 27.00-28.00 GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons MX Red exlge         
24.00-30.00 Yellow exlge 34.00-40.00 Orange exlge 35.00-36.00                  
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Hungarian Wax  
17.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Cubanelles lge 36.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 med-lge  
31.00-32.00 Hungarian Wax 29.00 Jalapeno lge 28.00 Long Hot 40.00 occas higher 
8 lb cartons DR Habanero green 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 mixed red and    
green 18.00 orange 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00 red 18.00-21.00 MX Manzano orange  
25.00-26.00 25 lb containers MX Jalapeno green exlge 24.00-26.00 mostly        
24.00-24.50 red exlge 48.00-49.00 fair condition lower Poblano green lge       
15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 Serrano green 29.00-33.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 fr qual  
24.00 GREENHOUSE 3 kg cartons NL AIR Finger Hot green 18.00                    
---PUMPKINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb sacks MX Cinderella lge 17.00 24 inch bins 
MX Cinderella xlge 350.00 occas lower                                          
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags FL Red          
15.00-16.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ Red 17.00-18.00 FL Red         
15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 30.00-35.00 mostly
30.00-32.00 FL Red 28.00-30.00 occas higher 25 lb film bags topped FL Black    
20.00-21.00 crates bunched FL Red 24s 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00           
---RHUBARB: NO OFFERINGS.                                                      
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne lge 24.00  
---SPINACH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Flat 24s no offerings 
cartons 12 10-oz film bags AZ/CA Savoy 15.00-16.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags
AZ/CA Flat 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 4 lb cartons AZ/CA Flat Baby Type          
10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher celery crates CA Savoy 24.00-28.00 mostly
24.00-26.00                                                                    
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. 1/2      
bushel cartons FL Zucchini med 12.00-13.00 Yellow Straightneck med-lge fr      
appear 14.00 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml-med 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00   
few 15.00-16.00 med 15.00-16.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 23.00 Grey sml-med 
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 bushel cartons HD Butternut med 22.00-23.00 MX Acorn  
med 32.00 Butternut med 20.00 Kabocha med 20.00-22.00 Spaghetti med 24.00-26.00
35 lb min containers MX Grey med-lge 26.00-28.00                               
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types      
42.00-45.00 sml 36.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 Japanese Types 69.00 NC U.S. No. 1    
Orange Types 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 Marked Combination Orange Types    
12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo 12.00-14.00 30 lb     
cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type med 69.00 HI U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type med  
42.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET HIGHER.  25 lb cartons loose FL Vine Ripes light red-red  
jbo 18.00-20.00 xlge 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 lge 16.00-18.00 80% U.S. One or  
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 6x6 sz
17.00-18.00 6x7 sz 17.00 U.S. Comb or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz
17.00 6x6 sz 16.00-17.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes     
light red-red 4x4 sz 17.00-18.00 4x5 sz 16.00-17.00 5x5 sz 16.00-17.00 5x6 sz  
16.00-17.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT 15 lb cartons MX Vine Ripes light red-red   
28s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 30s 16.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine    
Ripes light red-red med 16.00-18.00 10 lb cartons MX Vine Ripe - Heirloom      
Varieties pink-light red lge 30.00                                             
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL light red-red   
16.00-18.00 flats 12 1-pt baskets with lids FL light red-red 16.00-18.00 MX    
light red-red 16.00-18.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT cartons 12 1-lb containers    
with lids on the vine MX light red-red 23.00-24.00                             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids FL light red-red 9.00-10.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers  
with lids MX light red-red 9.00-10.00                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Wide range in color. 25 lb    
cartons loose FL light red-red exlge 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 ADAPTED          
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX breakers-turning exlge 16.00 fr cond 15.00  
light red-red exlge 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occas higher pink-light red exlge 
18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 lge 18.00                                             
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb sacks Repacked Enroute med-lge 24.00 
occas higher                                                                   
---VEGETABLES OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb cartons MD Alfalfa Sprouts          
10.00-11.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages MD Alfalfa Sprouts 11.00-13.00 35 lb      
crates MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 15.00-16.00 15 lb reusable plastic containers  
(RPC) MX Garbanzo Beans (Chick Peas) 30.00-32.00 cartons 12 12-oz packages CA  
Jerusalem Artichokes 27.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 9s 14.00  

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---APPLE CIDER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 4 1-gallon bottles PA 18.00-19.00     
cartons 9 1/2-gallon bottles PA 20.00-21.00                                    

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: 25 lb sacks loose CA Red Type med 34.00 Gold Type med 35.00-36.00    
---BROCCOLI: cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s 26.00 CA Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 54.00   
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 50.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA
med-lge 50.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 50.00 25 lb sacks loose CA jbo
40.00 cartons bunched CA 24s 42.00 cartons 24 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled    
38.00                                                                          
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA White 12s 62.00                        
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons AZ/CA Green Leaf 24s 40.00 Red Leaf 24s 40.00 3 lb   
cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 11.00-14.00                                         
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons AZ/CA 24s 40.00 cartons 12 3-count packages AZ/CA  
Hearts 34.00                                                                   

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