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USDA - AMS: Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Los Angeles, CA (2019-01-02)

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture - January 2, 2019

LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 02-JAN-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

WEATHER AT 7:00 AM:  CLEAR: 38                                                 
YESTERDAYS HIGH: 62                                                            
                                                                               
https://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/fruits-vegetables                         
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Central Coast California Globe    
Thorned green 12s 28.00 18s 28.00 24s 28.00 Thornless green med lse 28.00 sml  
lse 28.00                                                                      
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Green jbo 35.00-37.00  
lge 35.00-37.00 std 35.00-37.00 PE Green jbo 33.00-35.00 exlge fr cond         
26.00-28.00 lge 33.00-35.00 fr cond 26.00-28.00 std 33.00-35.00 White lge 26.00
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Wax Type Yellow 15.00 MX Baja      
District Dragon Tongue 20.00 one label 35.00 Haricot Vert (French Type) 27.50  
Italian Type 22.50-25.00 Wax Type Purple 35.00 Yellow 20.50 15 lb cartons MX   
Baja District Italian Type 25.50 28 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX    
Baja District Fava 40.00 fr appear 30.00 30 lb cartons MX Baja District Round  
Green Type Handpicked 25.00-28.00 30 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
Round Green Type Handpicked 26.00-28.00 fr qual 20.00-22.00                    
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red Type
12s 10.00-12.00 Chiogga (Striped) 24s 18.00 one label 25.00 (Baby Type) MX Baja
District Red Type 12s 10.00-12.00 25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California  
Red Type med-lge 10.00-10.50 Chiogga (Striped) med 18.75-19.50 Gold Type       
med-lge 18.00 MX Baja District Red Type med-lge 9.50-10.00 OR Red Type med-lge 
10.00                                                                          
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET 20-LB CARTONS LOOSE CROWN CUT SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS     
STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 fr 
qual 11.00-11.50 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 26.50-29.50 20 lb cartons loose CA  
Central Coast California Crown Cut 15.50-16.50 few 19.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50   
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA Central Coast         
California jbo 32.00 med 35.00                                                 
---CABBAGE:  MARKET 50-LB CARTONS ROUND GREEN TYPE HIGHER, RED TYPE SLIGHTLY   
LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  50 lb cartons AZ/CA Round Green Type med 27.00-29.00 lge
23.00-25.00 Red Type med 22.00-24.00 45 lb cartons AZ/CA Savoy Type med-lge    
24.00-26.00                                                                    
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District          
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District        
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA Kern District        
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 50 lb sacks loose CA Kern District California   
Juice Type 12.00-13.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Kern District California med       
10.00-10.50 jbo 10.00-11.00 few 12.00-12.50 CD Ontario med 10.00-10.50 jbo     
10.50-11.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Kern District California Baby Peeled  
med-lge 14.00-15.00                                                            
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped AZ White 16s 14.00-15.00 
CA Central Coast California White 12s 13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50 16s      
12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 Green 12s few 36.00 Orange 6s 19.00 8s 19.00   
12s 25.00 few 36.00 Purple 6s 19.00 8s 19.00 12s 25.00 few 36.00 Mixed Colors  
12s few 40.00 Romanesco 12s 25.00-26.00 16s 25.00-26.00                        
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 2 dz           
21.00-23.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 2 1/2 dz 24.00-26.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00       
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons MX Yellow 4 dz 20.00-22.00 White 4 dz  
28.00-30.00 fr appear 20.00-22.00                                              
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 18.00-20.00 fr qual 
15.00-16.00 ord qual 12.00-13.00 poorer quality and condition 8.00-8.50 lge    
20.00-21.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 Baja District med 20.00-21.00 ord qual         
12.00-14.00 lge fr qual 10.00-10.50 cartons MX Baja District 36s 12.00-13.00 fr
qual 10.00-10.50 50 lb cartons MX Pickles 150-200s 18.00-20.00 200-300s 22.00  
300-400s 22.00 500-600s 18.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long    
Seedless 12s 11.00-13.00 MX Long Seedless 16s 13.00-14.00 22 lb cartons MX     
Persian sml-med 18.00-20.00 sml 21.00-22.00 Baja District Persian sml-med      
18.00-20.00 sml 20.00-22.00                                                    
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons wrapped MX 18s 15.00-16.00 few    
18.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 24s 14.00-15.00 few 16.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 30 lb  
cartons MX Chinese med-lge 45.00-48.00 Filipino med-lge 38.00-40.00 Italian    
med-lge 33.00-35.00 Japanese sml-med 48.00 Thai med-lge 54.00 Indian med       
28.00-30.00                                                                    
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 16.00-18.00 fr qual 13.50-14.50  
10 lb cartons AZ/CA Witloof 18.00-19.00 BL AIR Witloof 22.00-23.00 8 lb cartons
NL AIR Witloof Red Type 45.00-45.50                                            
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 26.00-28.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00
---GARLIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CA Central Coast California col    
80.00 CQ White netted 5s 32.00-33.00 Purple netted 5s 46.00 MX Baja District   
#11 72.00 White super col 57.00 col 54.00 exjbo 48.00 jbo 45.00 PE Purple      
60mm/6.0cm 48.00-50.00 SP col 60.00 10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California  
elephant 36.00                                                                 
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Collard 24s 22.00-24.00 Kale 
green 24s 14.00-15.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 17.00-18.00 Kale, Multicolor 24s   
24.00-25.00 Mustard Curly 24s 16.00-17.00 Flat 24s 16.00-18.00 Swiss Chard 12s 
14.00-15.00 red 12s 14.00-15.00 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 28.00-30.00        
Dandelion green 12s 15.00-16.00 red 12s 15.00-16.00                            
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 fr
qual 11.00-11.50 flm lined 24s 15.00-16.00 24s flmwrpd 15.00-16.00             
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA Boston 24s 16.00-18.00 fr qual
14.00-14.50 Green Leaf 24s 17.00-18.00 fr qual 15.00-15.50 Red Leaf 24s        
18.00-20.00 fr qual 16.00-16.50 flats 1 layer AZ/CA Frisee 24s 16.00-16.50 12s 
8.50-9.00 2 lb cartons AZ/CA Lolla Rossa 24s 9.00-9.75 Red Oak Leaf 24s        
9.00-9.75 Green Oak Leaf 24s 9.00-9.75 3 lb cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix         
5.50-6.50 cartons 3 1-lb film bags AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 5.50-6.50                
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 12.00-13.00 few 14.00 fr
qual 10.00-10.50 cartons 12 3-count packages AZ/CA Hearts 24s 15.00-16.00 fr   
qual 13.00-13.50 cartons film lined AZ/CA Hearts 48s 20.00-22.00               
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California White 
lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 CD British 
Columbia White lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 PA White lge    
18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 5 lb cartons CA
Central Coast California Shiitake fr qual 15.00-16.00 Oyster 17.00-18.00 few   
low as 16.00 Portobella lge 16.00-17.00 med 16.00-17.00 Woodear 20.00 CQ       
Shiitake med 23.00 cartons 12 1-lb trays film wrapped CA Central Coast         
California White Sliced 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped CA      
Central Coast California White 14.00-14.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CA
Central Coast California White 21.00                                           
---OKRA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1/2 bushel cartons HD sml-med 20.00-22.00 NI       
sml-med 20.00-22.00                                                            
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California  
48s med 30.00-32.00 48s sml 28.00-30.00 MX Baja District 48s med 30.00-32.00   
48s sml 28.00-30.00 Bulb Type 24s 6.50-7.50 CA Central Coast California Leeks  
med 23.00-25.00 MX Baja District Leeks med 22.00-24.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg         
containers NL AIR Leeks 32.50                                                  
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Curly 60s 17.00-18.00 few   
high as 22.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 Plain 60s 17.00-18.00 few high as 22.00 fr   
qual 14.00-15.00                                                               
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose CA Central Coast         
California 20.00-22.00 few 24.00 MX Baja District 20.00-22.00 OR 20.00-22.00   
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central Coast        
California English 48.00 10 lb cartons CA Snow Peas Decalyxed 26.00-28.00 GU   
Snow Peas Decalyxed 28.00-29.00 PE Snow Peas Decalyxed 24.00-26.00 CA Central  
Coast California Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00 GU Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed  
26.00-28.00 PE Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 26.00-28.00                           
---PEAS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel crates MX Baja District Blackeye 38.00
(marked 30 lbs)                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Green exlge    
26.00-28.00 lge 24.00-26.00 med 20.00-22.00 irreg sz 18.00-20.00 fr qual       
15.00-16.00 Red exlge 44.00-45.00 irreg sz 38.00-40.00 fr qual 32.00-34.00     
Yellow irreg sz 40.00-42.00 fr qual 35.00-38.00 15 lb cartons MX Red exlge     
36.00 25 lb cartons place pack MX Green exlge 28.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb      
cartons MX Red exlge-lge 28.00 lge 20.00-21.00 Yellow exlge-lge 28.00 lge      
20.00-21.00 Orange exlge-lge 28.00 lge 20.00-21.00 NL Red exlge-lge Offerings  
insufficient to quote. Yellow exlge-lge Offerings insufficient to quote. Orange
exlge-lge Offerings insufficient to quote.                                     
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET 1 1/9 BUSHEL CARTONS JALAPENO HIGHER, SERRANO       
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons per lb CA Central District
California Thai Chili Hots Green 1.50-1.60 Red 1.80-1.90 1 1/9 bushel          
cartons/crates per lb MX Baja District Anaheim .50-.60 Habanero orange         
2.50-2.70 Jalapeno .90-1.00 fr appear .50-.60 Pasilla .70-.80 Serrano 1.80-1.95
Yellow Chile .70-.80 20 lb cartons MX Baja District Shishito 20.00-22.00       
cartons 12 1-lb film bags MX Baja District Mixed Mini Sweet Types 12.00-14.00  
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California Red 14.00-15.00 25 lb film bags topped CA Central Coast California  
Red 15.00-16.00 few 18.00 MX Baja District Red 15.00-16.00 few 16.00 cartons   
bunched CA Oxnard District California Red 48s 15.00-16.00 MX Baja District Red 
48s 15.00-16.00 fr appear 13.00-13.50                                          
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California med 
20.00-22.00 MX Baja District med 19.00-21.50 OR med 20.00-22.00                
---SPINACH:  MARKET CARTONS BUNCHED FLAT TYPE 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS      
STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Flat 24s 17.00-18.00 few 20.00 fr qual          
12.00-12.50 cartons 12 10-oz film bags AZ/CA 22.00-24.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb    
film bags AZ/CA 22.00-24.00                                                    
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY.  4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini Green sml           
12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 sml-med 12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 med    
11.00-12.00 fr qual 9.00-9.50 Yellow Straightneck sml 20.00-22.00 fr qual      
15.00-16.00 sml-med 20.00-22.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 med 18.00-20.00 fr qual    
14.00-15.00 Grey sml 20.00-21.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 sml-med 20.00-21.00 fr    
qual 17.00-18.00 med 18.00-20.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn   
Green med 22.00-24.00 Butternut lge 18.00-20.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 Kabocha    
sml-med 17.00-18.00 Spaghetti med-lge 20.00-22.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 22 lb    
cartons MX Baja District Grey sml 18.00 sml-med 18.00 med 16.00                
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA Atwater Livingston        
California U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 28.00-30.00 Red Types 30.00-33.00 White     
Types 32.00-36.00 Japanese Types 30.00-35.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med   
16.00-18.00 jbo 18.00 Red Types med 18.00-20.00 jbo 20.00-22.00 White Types med
18.00-20.00 jbo 18.00-20.00 30 lb cartons HI BOAT U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type     
49.50                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL 85% U.S. One or Better    
Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 24.00 6x6 sz 24.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 2  
layer MX Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 28.00-30.00 few 32.00 fr qual 24.00-25.00   
4x5s 28.00-30.00 few 32.00 fr qual 24.00-25.00 5x5s 26.00-28.00 few 30.00 fr   
qual 23.00-24.00 5x6s 26.00-28.00 fr qual 20.00-22.00 Baja District Vine Ripes 
light red 4x4s 28.00-30.00 fr qual 24.00-25.00 4x5s 26.00-28.00 fr qual        
23.00-24.00 5x5s 24.00-26.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 5x6s 22.00-24.00 fr qual 20.00
CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes red 4-5 count
16.00 cartons 8 1-lb containers with lids MX Baja District Vine Ripe - Campari 
Type 19.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CA Vine Ripes red 4-5 
count 16.00                                                                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets
MX Baja District light red-red 21.00-22.00 flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX     
light red-red 18.00-20.00 flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX Baja District Pear 
Type red 30.00 cartons 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX Baja District        
Heirloom Varieties med 12.50                                                   
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids MX Baja District red 15.00-16.00 flats 15 1-pt containers 
with lids MX Baja District yellow 24.00 20 lb cartons loose MX Baja District   
red 38.00-40.00                                                                
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons     
loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 14.00 few 16.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 lge      
14.00-15.00 few 16.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 Baja District Roma light red-red     
exlge 14.00-15.00 few 16.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 lge 14.00-15.00 few 16.00 fr   
qual 11.00-12.00 med 13.00-14.00 few 15.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00                 
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags AZ Purple Top med 15.00 CA Central
Coast California Purple Top lge 16.00-18.00 med 16.00-18.00 OR Purple Top lge  
17.00                                                                          
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb film bags CA Central Coast        
California Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00-13.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages CA Central     
Coast California Alfalfa Sprouts 15.00-16.00 35 lb crates MX Baja District     
Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 12.00-12.50 10 lb cartons Local Repack Jerusalem         
Artichokes 15.75-16.00 20 lb film bags CA Jerusalem Artichokes 29.75-30.00 1   
layer containers CA Central Coast California Radicchio 9s 12.00-13.00 12s 14.00
Castelfranco 12s 20.00 Treviso 9s 20.00 12s 20.00                              

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: 25 lb film bags MX Baja District Red Type med-lge 18.00 Gold Type    
med-lge 18.00                                                                  
---CABBAGE: 50 lb cartons AZ/CA Round Green Type med 36.00 (wrapped) 41.00 Red 
Type med 38.00                                                                 
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00  
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00 sacks 10 5-lb
film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Kern  
District California med 16.00 jbo 16.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Kern      
District California Baby Peeled med-lge 27.00-28.00                            
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA Central Coast California White 12s     
Offerings insufficient to quote.                                               
---CELERY: cartons CA Central Coast California 2 dz 34.00                      
---GREENS: crates bunched AZ/CA Mustard green 24s 28.00 cartons bunched AZ/CA  
Collard 24s 30.00 Kale green 24s 22.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 36.00 Swiss Chard 
12s 28.00 Mixed Colors 12s 28.00 Red 12s 28.00                                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: cartons AZ/CA 24s flmwrpd 20.00-21.00                      
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons AZ/CA 24s 20.00-22.00                              
---MUSHROOMS: 5 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Shiitake 25.50 fr qual  
16.00 Oyster 18.50-19.00 cartons 24 3 1/2-oz film packages CA Central Coast    
California Hen Of The Woods 2.50 Beech (Honshimeji) brown 2.00 white 2.00      
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California 48s med 36.00     
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched AZ/CA Curly 60s 22.00 Plain 60s 22.00              
---RADISHES: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red 48s 37.00         
---SPINACH: cartons bunched AZ/CA Flat 24s Offerings insufficient to quote.    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX Baja
District Pear Type red 35.00 yellow 35.00                                      
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids
MX red 22.00                                                                   

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