Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 23-FEB-2018                                     
                                                                               
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 Fog/Mist 58                                                    
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 82                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched MX Green lge 19.00 
std 23.00                                                                      
---BEANS:  MARKET FL ROUND GREEN MACHINE PICKED SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.
bushel crates FL Flat Green Type 25.00-30.00 Pole Type 24.00-25.00 bushel      
cartons/crates precooled FL Round Green Type Handpicked 25.00 Machine Picked   
15.00-16.00 5 lb cartons bagged GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 18.00            
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb film bags CD Quebec CD One Red Type med 
13.00-14.00 sml 9.00 MI Red Type med 13.00 SC Red Type med 12.00               
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET CROWN CUT HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s  
14.00-14.50 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 25.00 20 lb cartons loose FL Crown Cut   
15.00-16.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim 15.00-16.00 cartons 4 3-lb film bags AZ/CA 
Florettes 21.00                                                                
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons MX med
34.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med 16.00-19.50 
Red Type med 23.00-25.00 GA Round Green Type med 15.00 50 lb sacks FL Round    
Green Type lge fr appear 10.00 NY Round Green Type lge 14.00-15.00             
---CARROTS:  MARKET 50 LB SACKS LOOSE GA JUMBO LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  sacks 48 
1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 26.00-28.00 GA Topped med-lge 24.00 sacks 24  
2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 26.00 50 lb sacks loose CA Topped jbo 27.00 GA
Topped jbo 26.00 MX Topped jbo 26.00-27.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Topped jbo     
17.00 MX Topped jbo 15.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 26.00-27.00 
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped AZ/CA White 12s flmwrp   
16.00                                                                          
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 3 dz 19.00 FL 3 dz 18.00-19.00 filmbags 
30s 19.00-20.00 filmbags 36s 21.00                                             
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  wirebound crates FL Yellow 4 dz 13.00-16.00    
White 4 dz 13.00-17.00 mostly 15.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 13.00-15.00 sacks MX White 4 
dz 21.00                                                                       
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  BUSHEL & 40-45 LB PLASTIC CONTAINERS MX Pickles 
Kirby Type 200-300s 28.00-33.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons HD med fr qual 14.00
few higher sml fr qual 15.00 MX med fr qual 10.00-14.00 occas higher sml 15.00 
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped FL Long Seedless med 12s 13.00 few higher MX   
Long Seedless med 12s 14.00 few higher                                         
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med 20.00 1 bu, 1
1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped MX 18s 16.00-21.00                            
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  GREENHOUSE 10 lb cartons      
Repacked Enroute Witloof 35.00                                                 
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 68.00 few 
higher netted 5s 60.00 few much higher                                         
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Kale 24s 16.00 SC Kale 24s      
13.00-14.00 occas higher cartons loose SC Turnip Tops 13.00 Field Cress 13.00  
Repacked Enroute Mustard Curly 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 STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA flm lined 24s 15.00-17.00   
24s flmwrpd 16.00-18.00 FL 24s 15.00 24s flmwrpd 16.00 fr cond 8.00            
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA Boston 24s 23.00 Green Leaf   
24s 16.00-21.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 Red Leaf 24s 17.00-21.00 mostly 17.00 3 lb  
cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 10.00 10 lb cartons film lined AZ/CA Green Leaf     
Crown Cut Leaves 19.50-20.00                                                   
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 15.00-17.00 FL 24s 17.00
cartons 12 3-count packages AZ/CA Hearts 18.00-20.00 10 lb cartons film lined  
AZ/CA Crown Cut Leaves 19.00                                                   
---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 cartons/crates HD sml-med 22.00-25.00     
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC 24s 9.00-13.00 48s 14.00  
cartons bunched bulb type GA Vidalia District Bulb Type 24s bulb type 24.00    
cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s 28.00 cartons 4 2-lb film bags loose iceless MX   
19.00                                                                          
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Curly 60s   
18.00 Plain 60s 18.00 FL Plain 60s 24.00 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 STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Green jbo fr   
cond 16.00 exlge 17.00-19.00 irreg sz 14.00-16.00 MX Green exlge 19.00-21.00   
Red lge fr qual 31.00 irreg sz fr qual 22.00 few lower Yellow irreg sz fr qual 
18.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons HD Red exlge 21.00 Yellow exlge 21.00 MX   
Yellow exlge holdovers 12.00 Orange exlge holdovers 12.00                      
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Hungarian Wax lge    
14.50 Jalapeno lge 15.00 Local Repack Jalapeno exlge 14.00 Serrano exlge 13.00 
1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Jalapeno lge 27.00 irreg sz fr qual 22.00 Poblano exlge
26.00 Serrano lge 26.00 MX Serrano exlge 20.00 few higher 1 1/9 bushel         
cartons/crates MX Jalapeno exlge 16.00-22.00 holdovers 14.00 Poblano exlge     
19.00-25.00 8 lb cartons MX Habanero orange med-lge 18.00-22.00                
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags AZ Red          
14.00-15.00 FL Red 12.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ Red 14.00-15.00 FL
Red 13.00 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 30.00-32.00 FL Red 31.00               
---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 18.00-20.00    
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Zucchini sml 12.00-14.00 med 
10.00-11.50 Yellow Straightneck sml 16.00 med 14.00 4/7 bushel cartons MX      
Zucchini med 10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 16.00 3/4 bushel cartons FL Yellow  
Crookneck sml 22.00-25.00 med 15.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn med 25.00 Butternut
med 24.00-25.00 Spaghetti med 25.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Acorn med-lge      
28.00-29.00 Butternut lge 28.00 Spaghetti med 28.00 20 lb cartons MX Zucchini  
sml 12.00 35 lb min containers MX Grey sml 24.00                               
---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 25.00-28.00 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 Okinawan Type med     
27.00-28.00                                                                    
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL U.S. Comb Mature    
Greens pink-light red 5x6 sz 15.00 6x6 sz 13.00 Immature Greens 5x6 sz         
15.00-20.00 25 lb cartons place pack FL Vine Ripes light red jbo 11.00-15.00   
mostly 11.00-12.00 xlge 11.00-15.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 6x6 sz 11.00 pink-light 
red 5x6 sz 11.00-12.00 few higher red xlge 10.00 yellow 5x6 sz 20.00 few higher
Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 16.00 6x6 sz 14.00       
cartons 2 layer Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 4x4s 15.00 4x5s 
15.00 5x5s 15.00 5x6s 15.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine    
Ripes light red 4x5 sz 15.00 cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes light red-red 4x4s  
10.00-11.00 4x5s 10.00 5x5s 8.00                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red med         
12.00-16.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Red med 13.00         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
red 12.00-14.00 few 10.00 20 lb cartons loose FL red 22.00 few 15.00 ADAPTED   
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red 13.00                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL Roma light red 
exlge 13.00 few higher lge 12.00-13.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose 
MX Roma light red-red exlge 8.00-13.00 mostly 8.00-12.00                       
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags MI Purple Top med-lge 16.00-17.00 
SC Purple Top lge 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00 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) 20.00 1
layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 12s 16.00 GU Radicchio Round Red 9s    
16.00