Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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CA_FV020                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7 am Patchy Fog 72                                                  
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 81                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  pyramid cartons 28 lb bunched WA WAExFcy Green  
lge 73.00 std 73.00 11 lb cartons/crates bunched PE Green lge 28.00 std 28.00  
WA WAExFcy Green std 34.00 Purple lge 46.00 std 39.00                          
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel crates FL Flat Green Type 28.00 bushel       
cartons/crates precooled FL Round Green Type Handpicked 27.00 Machine Picked   
24.00-26.00 5 lb cartons bagged GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 13.00 FL Lima    
Green 28.00                                                                    
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates bunched SC Red Type 12s 20.00 25 lb  
film bags MI Red Type med 15.00 MX Red Type lge 12.50 SC Red Type med          
12.00-15.00                                                                    
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET SC CROWN CUT SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA   
bchd 14s 18.00-23.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 28.00 20 lb cartons loose MX    
Crown Cut Short Trim 18.00 SC Crown Cut 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 STEADY.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med 12.00-13.00 
mostly 12.00-12.50 few 9.00 Red Type med 17.00-18.00 50 lb sacks FL Round Green
Type lge 10.00-11.00                                                           
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge         
22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge       
22.00-23.00 50 lb sacks loose MX Topped jbo 17.00-20.00 25 lb sacks loose MX   
Topped jbo 10.00-13.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 26.00-27.00    
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s flmwrp      
28.00-30.00                                                                    
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 2 1/2 dz 21.00 3 dz 21.00-26.00 filmbags
36s 23.00-27.00                                                                
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  wirebound crates FL Yellow 4 dz 14.00-16.00    
White 4 dz 14.00-16.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 14.00-15.50 sacks MX White 4 dz 21.00     
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL med fr qual 19.00 1 1/9 
bushel crates FL Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 32.00-33.00 300-400s 32.00 bushel 
baskets FL Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 36.00 bushel plastic containers MX      
Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 30.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL med fr qual    
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne
Long Seedless lge 12s 12.00 FL Long Seedless med 12s 12.50 SC Long Seedless med
12s 14.00                                                                      
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med-lge          
17.00-18.00 1/2 bushel cartons FL Italian med 21.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL    
Sicilian med 28.00 1/2 bushel cartons FL White sml-med 14.00                   
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons AG White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 38.00 CQ  
White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 65.00 netted 5s 32.00 few much higher                  
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Kale 24s 15.00 SC Kale 24s      
12.00-14.00 occas higher cartons loose SC Mustard Curly 12.00 Turnip Tops 12.00
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 STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 23.00 24s flmwrpd
24.00 NM flm lined 24s 22.00-23.00 24s flmwrpd 23.00-24.00                     
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 23.00 Green Leaf 24s  
27.00-31.00 Red Leaf 24s 27.00-29.00 NM Green Leaf 24s 25.00 3 lb cartons CA   
Mesculin Mix 9.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves      
20.00-21.00                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 16.00-18.00 cartons 12     
3-count packages CA Hearts 18.00-19.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Crown Cut   
Leaves 22.00                                                                   
---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 STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med 17.00-21.00 mostly      
19.50-20.00                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC 24s 9.00-13.00 mostly     
9.00-10.00 occas lower 48s 14.00 cartons bunched bulb type GA Vidalia District 
Bulb Type 24s bulb type 20.00 SC Bulb Type 24s bulb type 18.00 cartons bunched 
SC Leeks 12s 20.00-22.00 cartons 4 2-lb film bags loose iceless MX 18.00       
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched FL Curly 60s 21.00 
cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 23.00 Plain 60s 23.00 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.  bushel crates SC English  
30.00 10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 29.00-32.00 Sugar Snap Peas         
Decalyxed 32.00                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET MX YELLOW IRREGULAR SIZE HIGHER; GREENHOUSE 1   
1/9 BUCTNS MX RED MEDIUM LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL  
Green exlge 34.00-35.00 fr qual 23.00 irreg sz fr qual 28.00-32.00 mostly      
29.50-32.00 Red exlge 29.00 fr qual 24.00 MX Green exlge fr qual 25.00 Red     
irreg sz fr qual 25.00-30.00 Yellow irreg sz fr qual 24.00-25.00 Orange irreg  
sz fr qual 20.00 GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Red med 25.00 Yellow med   
20.00 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Red exlge 19.50 Yellow exlge 20.00   
Orange exlge 22.00                                                             
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Cherry Hots Red med  
18.00 Finger Hot med 16.00 Habanero green lge 20.00 orange lge 20.00 red med   
20.00 Hungarian Wax lge 12.00-14.00 Local Repack Jalapeno exlge 14.00-15.00    
Serrano exlge 13.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Cubanelles med 17.00 Jalapeno lge  
22.00 MX Jalapeno Red exlge 31.00 Serrano lge 29.00 few lower 1 1/9 bushel     
cartons/crates MX Jalapeno exlge 22.00-25.00 lge 20.00 Poblano lge 20.00-21.00 
10 lb cartons MX Habanero orange lge 22.00-24.00                               
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags FL Red          
12.50-15.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags FL Red 12.50-16.00 40 lb film bags
topped AZ Red 27.00 FL Red 30.00-33.00                                         
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons OR  
40.00                                                                          
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge          
25.00-26.00                                                                    
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat 17.50-20.00    
---SQUASH:  MARKET SC ZUCCHINI SMALL & SC CROOKNECK MEDUIM SLIGHTLY HIGHER; SC 
SCALLOP SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Zucchini sml     
23.00-25.00 med 15.00-23.00 mostly 15.00 Round Zucchini Dark Green sml 24.00   
Light Green sml 24.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 23.00-25.00 med 19.00-23.00 SC   
Zucchini sml 18.00-22.00 med 14.00-18.00 Yellow sml-med 18.00-21.00 Scallop    
White sml 22.00 few lower Yellow sml 22.00 few lower 3/4 bushel cartons GA     
Yellow Crookneck sml 22.00 SC Yellow Crookneck sml 22.00-25.00 few 20.00 med   
16.00-18.00 bushel cartons MX Butternut med 26.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Acorn
sml 28.00 Butternut med 28.00 xlge 25.00 Spaghetti sml 25.00-28.00 GU Butternut
sml 33.00-35.00 HD Acorn med 22.00-23.00 Spaghetti med 25.00 35 lb min         
containers MX Grey sml 18.00                                                   
---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 16.00-18.00 No Grade  
Marks Orange Types med 12.00 jbo 12.00                                         
---TOMATOES:  MARKET FL VINE RIPES XLGE HIGHER; FL VINE RIPES 5X6 SZ SLIGHTLY  
HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL U.S. Comb Mature Greens   
pink-light red 5x6 sz 13.00 6x6 sz 12.00 Immature Greens 5x6 sz 14.00-16.00 few
lower 25 lb cartons place pack FL Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 14.00-16.00    
xlge 14.00-18.00 few lower 5x6 sz 10.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 6x6 sz 10.00 yellow 
5x6 sz 26.00 Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 14.00 6x6 sz
13.00 cartons 2 layer Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 4x4s 13.00
4x5s 13.00 5x5s 13.00 5x6s 13.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX    
Vine Ripes 4x5 sz 14.00                                                        
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red med         
12.00-16.00 mostly 13.50-16.00 few higher GU Heirloom Varieties 24.00 ADAPTED  
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Red med 13.50                             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
red 11.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 yellow 18.00 20 lb cartons loose FL red     
20.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red 13.50      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET FLORIDA HIGHER; OTHER STEADY.  25 lb cartons   
loose FL Roma light red lge 15.00-18.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose
MX Roma light red-red exlge 18.00 few 14.00                                    
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags MI Purple Top med-lge 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)        
18.00-20.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 12s 16.00