Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 21-APR-2017                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (803) 737-4497     Fax:  (803) 737-9867                                
                                                                               

CA_FV020                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7 am Fair 66                                                        
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 86                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched MX Green std       
26.00-27.00 mostly 27.00 SC Green std 33.00-34.00 fr qual 28.00                
---BEANS:  MARKET ROUND GREEN MACHINE PICKED SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.   
bushel crates FL Flat Green Type 22.00-23.00 Cranberry Type 27.00 Half Runners 
23.00 bushel cartons/crates precooled FL Round Green Type Handpicked           
25.00-27.00 Machine Picked 24.00-27.00 5 lb cartons bagged GU Haricot Vert     
(French Type) 18.00                                                            
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC Red Type 12s 20.00 25 lb film    
bags MI Red Type med 13.00-14.00 SC Red Type med 12.00 Gold Type sml 12.00 TX  
Red Type lge 14.00                                                             
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 44.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd  
18s 30.00 SC bchd 14s 25.00 20 lb cartons loose FL Crown Cut Short Trim 40.00  
MX Crown Cut Short Trim 40.00 few 35.00 cartons 4 3-lb film bags CA Florettes  
40.00                                                                          
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med
40.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med 10.00-12.00 
mostly 10.00-11.00 Red Type med 12.00-17.00 mostly 12.00-16.00 50 lb sacks FL  
Round Green Type lge 9.50-10.00                                                
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 20.00 GA
Topped med-lge 24.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 20.00 50 lb     
sacks loose GA Topped jbo 14.00 MX Topped jbo 15.00 25 lb sacks loose MX Topped
jbo 11.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00 GA Baby Peeled 27.00  
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s flmwrp 43.00
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons FL 3 dz 27.00-31.00 filmbags 30s 34.00     
filmbags 36s 28.00-29.00                                                       
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET FLORIDA SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHER STEADY.  wirebound crates 
FL Yellow 4 dz 15.00-16.00 White 4 dz 15.00-16.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 15.00-16.00    
sacks MX White 4 dz 18.00                                                      
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL sml-med fr qual 15.00 1 
1/9 bushel crates FL Pickles 200-300s 28.00-30.00 bushel baskets FL Pickles    
200-300s 34.00 BUSHEL & 40-45 LB PLASTIC CONTAINERS MX Pickles 200-300s        
28.00-30.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL sml-med fr qual 13.00-16.00          
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario Canada No. 2 Long Seedless sml 12s  
6.00 FL Long Seedless sml 12s 12.00 MX Long Seedless med 12s 10.00             
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL med fr qual 14.00 1 1/9  
bushel cartons wrapped FL med 18.00-19.00 1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons     
wrapped MX 24s 16.00-18.00 1/2 bushel cartons FL Italian lge 21.00             
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  GREENHOUSE 10 lb cartons      
Repacked Enroute Witloof 30.00                                                 
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 80.00     
netted 5s 85.00-89.00                                                          
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched MX Kale 24s 15.00 SC Kale 24s      
11.00-12.00 few higher cartons loose SC Mustard Curly 12.00 Turnip Tops 12.00  
Field Cress 12.00 various containers bunched/loose GA Mustard Curly 12s 20.00  
Turnip Tops With Root 12s 20.00 SC Collard 12s 18.00 Mustard Curly 12s 20.00   
Turnip Tops With Root 12s 20.00                                                
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 56.00 few 52.00  
24s flmwrpd 57.00 few 53.00                                                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 40.00 Green Leaf 24s  
62.00 Red Leaf 24s 32.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 10.00 10 lb cartons film 
lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 35.00                                     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 63.00 few 60.00 cartons 12 
3-count packages CA Hearts 54.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Crown Cut Leaves  
34.00                                                                          
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.00-17.00 sml 18.00
Sliced med 16.50 5 lb cartons PA White med 10.00 Sliced med 10.50 Portobella   
lge 14.00 3 lb cartons PA White sml 9.50 Shiitake med 16.50 Oyster med 14.00   
cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White sml-med 13.00-14.00 Cremini        
14.00-15.00                                                                    
---OKRA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons GU sml-med 32.00  
HD sml-med 30.00 1/2 bushel cartons/crates FL sml-med 26.00-30.00              
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched GA Vidalia District Bulb Type
24s bulb type 21.00 SC 24s 10.00-13.00 48s 18.00 Bulb Type 24s bulb type 18.00 
CA Leeks 12s 26.00 SC Leeks 12s 20.00 cartons 4 2-lb film bags loose iceless MX
18.00                                                                          
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 22.00 Plain 60s 22.00
FL Curly 60s 22.00 SC Plain 30s 10.00                                          
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose MI lge     
25.00                                                                          
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed           
15.00-18.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 20.00                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET 5 KG/11 LB CTNS RED & YELLOW SLIGHTLY LOWER;    
OTHERS STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Green jbo 17.00-18.00 fr qual 14.00    
exlge 15.00-16.00 irreg sz fr qual 14.00-15.00 few lower Red irreg sz fr qual  
20.00 MX Red jbo fr qual 20.00 exlge 26.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack FL  
Green 48s 29.00 GREENHOUSE 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Yellow med fr qual 20.00 5  
kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Red exlge 19.00 Yellow exlge 20.00           
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET MX POBLANO SLIGHTLY HIGHER; 1 1/9 BUCTNS/CRTS MX    
JALAPENO EXLGE SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL     
Anaheim lge 18.00 Cubanelles lge 15.00 Red lge 15.00 Finger Hot lge 20.00      
Hungarian Wax lge 15.00-17.00 few lower Local Repack Jalapeno lge 11.00-15.00 1
1/9 bushel cartons FL Jalapeno exlge 27.00 lge 20.00 few lower Poblano lge     
22.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates MX Jalapeno exlge 22.00 Poblano exlge        
23.00-25.00 Serrano lge 28.00 8 lb cartons MX Habanero orange lge 20.00-22.00  
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags AZ Red          
12.00-14.00 few lower FL Red 12.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ Red     
12.00 few lower FL Red 12.00 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 25.00-27.00 FL Red  
26.00                                                                          
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge 22.00 few
higher                                                                         
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons SC Savoy 16.00 cartons 12    
10-oz film bags CA Flat 16.00-18.00                                            
---SQUASH:  MARKET HD SPAGHETTI SLIGHTLY HIGHER; 1/2 BUCTNS FL ZUCCHINI SMALL  
SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Zucchini sml       
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 med 12.00-14.00 few lower Yellow sml 18.00 Round
Zucchini Yellow sml 23.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 16.00-20.00 med 14.00 Scallop
Yellow sml 23.00 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml 15.00 3/4 bushel cartons FL
Yellow Crookneck sml-med 16.00-18.00 med 12.00-14.00 few lower GA Yellow       
Crookneck sml 20.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn med 24.00 lge 25.00 Butternut med  
20.00-23.00 Spaghetti med 22.00 lge 25.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Zucchini lge 
15.00 Acorn med-lge 23.00 Butternut med 20.00 Spaghetti med 20.00 HD Acorn med 
20.00 Butternut med 20.00 Spaghetti lge 25.00 IL Butternut med 20.00 40 lb     
cartons MX Grey med 18.00                                                      
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange Types   
20.00 Japanese Types 25.00 Marked Combination Orange Types 14.00 No Grade Marks
Orange Types jbo 14.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 16.00-18.00 mostly           
17.00-18.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med 12.00-14.00 jbo 12.00-14.00        
---TOMATOES:  MARKET 25 LB CTNS FL VINE RIPES 5X6 SZ & 6X6 SZ SLIGHTLY LOWER;  
OTHERS STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL Immature Greens 5x6 sz 18.00-20.00 U.S. 
Comb Mature Greens pink-light red 5x6 sz 16.00 6x6 sz 14.00 25 lb cartons place
pack FL Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 14.00-15.00 xlge 13.00-14.00 few higher  
5x6 sz 11.00-14.00 6x6 sz 10.00-12.00 yellow xlge 18.00 Local Repack U.S. Comb 
Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 17.00 6x6 sz 15.00 cartons 2 layer Local Repack 
U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 4x4s 16.00 4x5s 16.00 5x5s 16.00 5x6s 16.00  
15 lb flats FL Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties Brandywine xlge 20.00-24.00      
mostly 20.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine Ripes light       
red-red 4x5 sz 13.00                                                           
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red med         
16.00-18.00 few lower 20 lb cartons loose FL Red med 21.00 few lower ADAPTED   
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Red sml 18.00                             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
red 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 20 lb cartons loose FL red 21.00-24.00      
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red 16.00            
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL Roma light red 
exlge 18.00-19.00 few lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma    
light red-red exlge 19.00 pink-light red lge 16.00 few lower                   
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Purple Top lge 14.00 MI Purple 
Top med-lge 14.00-15.00 SC Purple Top med-lge 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00         
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET CACTUS LEAF HIGHER; OTHERS   
STEADY.  cartons 12 4-oz packages SC Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00 35 lb crates MX     
Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 14.00-18.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 9s 
16.00 12s 16.00