Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - San Francisco, CA
SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 11-OCT-2017                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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SX_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe green 18s 27.00 24s 24.00   
30s 15.00 36s 15.00 Green sml lse 36.00 Thornless green 30s 18.00              
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET LOWER.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Green lge 21.00 few     
24.00-26.00 15 lb cartons bunched MX Green Tips std 24.00 few higher           
---BEANS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  15 lb cartons CA Italian Type 38.00-40.00 Wax 
Type yellow 40.00-45.00 30 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 36.00-41.00 mostly   
38.50-40.00                                                                    
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 15.00-16.00   
mostly 16.00 25 lb film bags CD Ontario Red Type med 13.00 MI Red Type med     
12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 MX Red Type med 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 Gold Type med
21.00 OR Red Type med 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 Gold Type med-lge 21.00-22.00 WA
Red Type med 12.00-13.00                                                       
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut Short Trim
24.00-25.00 few 30.00                                                          
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA lge 52.00-54.00       
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s    
24.00 Red Type 18-24s 16.00-17.00 Savoy Type 10-14s 15.00-17.00                
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge       
17.50-19.00 mostly 19.00 50 lb cartons loose CA Topped med-lge 19.00-20.00 few 
lower 25 lb sacks loose CD Ontario Topped jbo 11.50-12.00 mostly 11.50 cartons 
30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 23.00-24.00                                   
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s       
13.00-14.00 Green 12s 28.00-29.00 Orange 12s 28.00-29.00 Purple 12s 28.00-29.00
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00 2   
1/2 dz 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00                                                
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA Brentwood District White 4 dz
min 25.00 Sacramento District Yellow 4 dz min 24.00 White 4 dz min 22.00 San   
Joaquin Valley California Yellow 4 dz min 25.00 White 4 dz min 22.50-24.00     
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX lge 22.00-24.00   
fair qual and holdovers 12.00-14.00 cartons MX 36s 10.50-12.50 few higher and  
lower GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long Seedless 16s 29.50-32.00 fair    
qual 20.50 MX Long Seedless 12s 15.00-16.00 20 lb cartons MX Persian sml-med fr
qual 19.50-22.00 22 lb cartons MX Persian sml 30.00                            
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  bushel cartons wrapped MX 18s fr qual      
14.00-15.00 cartons wrapped CA 12s 10.00-11.00 fair qual 5.00 18s 18.75-22.50  
fair qual 16.00 24s 18.50-22.50 mostly 19.50-20.50 30 lb cartons CA Chinese    
sml-med 28.00-35.00 fair qual lower Indian sml 32.00                           
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 16.00 10 lb cartons CA       
Witloof 22.50                                                                  
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 20.00                      
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA White super col 75.00-78.00 CQ    
Purple netted 5s 50.00-52.00 few higher MX White netted 5s 65.00-68.00 Purple  
netted 5s 40.00 SP White 60-65mm/6.0-6.5cm 60.00 cartons 6 5-lb film bags CQ   
Peeled 68.00-78.00                                                             
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Collard 24s 19.50 12s           
11.00-12.00 Kale 24s 10.00-11.50 12s 8.00-9.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s           
10.00-11.00 12s 8.00-9.00 Mustard Curly 24s 19.50 12s 11.00-12.00 Flat 24s     
19.50 12s 11.00-12.00 Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 12s 14.50-15.50 Red 12s         
12.50-15.50 White 12s 12.50-15.50 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 41.00-48.00      
Dandelion 12s 14.00-15.00 Kohlrabi 12s 18.00-18.50                             
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s flmwrpd 36.00-46.00 
mostly 38.75-44.00 few higher                                                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 12.50 few higher
Green Leaf 24s 31.00 fine qual 16.00-18.00 few lower Red Leaf 24s fine qual    
16.00-18.00 few lower cartons film lined CA Green Leaf 24s 15.00-17.00 few     
lower Red Leaf 24s 15.00-17.00 few lower flats 1 layer CA Frisee 24s 19.75 12s 
18.00-22.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 6.00-6.50 10 lb cartons film lined CA 
Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 18.50 1 lb film bags CA Mache 14.00-15.00          
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s fine qual 26.50-29.75
mostly 29.75 cartons 12 13-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 21.00-32.00 mostly  
23.75-29.50 cartons film lined CA Hearts 48s 26.50                             
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA White lge 21.50-22.50 med      
18.50-19.00 few higher sml 18.50-19.00 few higher Brown med 24.00-25.00 few    
21.00-22.00 CD British Columbia White lge 21.50-22.50 med 18.50-19.00 few      
higher sml 18.50-19.00 few higher Brown med 24.00-25.00 few 21.00-22.00 5 lb   
cartons CA Shiitake lge 28.50-30.00 med 27.50 Oyster lge 23.50-24.50 sml-med   
20.00-24.00 Portobella lge 15.00-16.00 few higher sml 15.00-16.00 CD British   
Columbia Portobella lge 15.00-16.00 CQ Shiitake med 22.00-22.50 fair qual 20.00
3 lb cartons CA Oyster Yellow 16.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped CA White
16.00-16.50 Brown 16.50-17.50 CD British Columbia White 16.00-16.50 Brown      
16.50-17.50 cartons 36 3-1/2 oz film bags per pkg SK Enoki .65-.75 flats per lb
CA Lobster 12.00 WA AIR Chanterelle 14.50-15.00 cartons 10 6-oz trays film     
wrapped CQ Shiitake 22.00-23.00 5 kg containers CQ King Oyster 28.00           
---OKRA: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   20 lb crates CA med-lge 40.00-45.00           
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s lge 13.00-15.00 
few 20.00 48s med 13.00-15.00 crates bunched bulb type MX Bulb Type 12s        
7.50-9.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s sml 21.00-22.00                         
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1 1/9 bushel cartons bunched CA Curly 60s       
14.50-15.00 Plain 60s 15.50-16.50                                              
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OR 30.00-32.00            
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel cartons CA English fr qual 45.00 10 lb
cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 42.00-47.00 CA Sugar Snap Peas                  
Stringless/Decalyxed 45.00-47.00 few higher                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Green jbo
12.00-12.50 exlge 12.00-12.50 lge fr qual 10.50 1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack
CA Red exlge 22.00-22.50 25 lb cartons CA Red exlge 22.00 lge fr qual          
15.50-18.50 some 13.00-14.00 Yellow lge fr qual 20.00-22.00 25 lb cartons place
pack CA Green exlge 17.50-19.00 few 20.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD     
British Columbia Red exlge fine qual 24.00 lge fr qual holdovers 3.00-10.00    
Yellow exlge fine qual 24.00 few 12.50 lge fr qual holdovers 3.00-8.00 Orange  
exlge fine qual 24.00 exlge-lge holdovers 3.00-8.00 MX Yellow lge 10.00 Orange 
lge 10.00                                                                      
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Jalapeno     
19.00-20.00 Pasilla 22.00 Serrano 24.00 10 lb cartons CA Fresno red 10.00-12.00
few 20.00-25.00 MX Habanero orange 20.00 Manzano orange 42.00 20 lb cartons MX 
Pasilla 22.00-24.00 25 lb containers MX Anaheim 20.00-22.00 few 23.00-24.00    
Pasilla 22.00-24.00 30 lb cartons CA Thai Chili Hots mixed red and green       
60.00-65.00 MX Yellow Chile 24.00 40 lb containers MX Jalapeno 20.00-22.00 few 
higher and lower Serrano 24.00-26.00 few 34.00 5 kg containers MX Habanero     
orange 20.00 few higher GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags CA Mixed Mini     
Sweet Types 22.00-23.00 CD British Columbia Mixed Mini Sweet Types 18.00-22.00 
---PUMPKINS:  MARKET STEADY.  35 lb cartons CA Miniature Flat Type orange 24.00
(40 count) striped 24.00 (20 count) white 24.00 (40 count) Round Type          
22.00-24.00 bushel baskets CA Miniature Flat Type orange 46.00 white 46.00 36  
inch bins CA Howden Type lge 120.00-135.00 few higher med 120.00-135.00 few    
higher sml 120.00 few higher white med 200.00 Cinderella 185.00-200.00         
Fairytale 185.00-200.00 Blue Type med 200.00 Mixed Heirloom Varieties 200.00   
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags topped AZ Red 21.00 OR Red       
14.00-16.00 cartons bunched CA Red 48s 14.50-16.00 OR Red 48s 19.00-20.00      
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OR med 23.00             
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 30.00 cartons 12 10-oz
film bags CA Flat Baby Type 14.00-15.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat   
Baby Type 14.00                                                                
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml           
16.00-17.50 sml-med 15.50 few 12.50 med 13.50-14.00 few 15.50 Yellow           
Straightneck sml 15.00-17.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 few 12.00-14.00 Grey sml       
16.00-17.00 some 10.00-12.00 20 lb cartons CA Delicata sml 18.50 Golden Nugget 
sml 18.50 Sweet Dumpling sml-med 18.50 22-26 lb cartons CA Zucchini sml        
14.00-16.00 few 12.00 sml-med 12.00-14.00 med 12.00-14.00 few higher few       
6.00-8.00 Yellow sml-med 20.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 14.00-15.00 few     
9.00-10.00 Grey sml-med 12.00 26-28 lb cartons CA Zucchini sml-med 16.50 med   
12.00-14.00 35 lb cartons CA Acorn 18s med-lge 20.00 16s 20.00 White 18s       
med-lge 18.50 Butternut sml 16.00 lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 few 26.00 xlge  
18.00-20.00 few 22.00-24.00 Carnival sml-med 18.50 Hubbard med 18.50 Blue      
Hubbard med 18.50 Kabocha lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 few lower Red Kuri med  
18.50 Spaghetti med-lge 23.00-24.00 few 26.00 Turban med-lge 18.50             
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types 34.00
few higher White Types 36.00-37.00 few higher Japanese Types 42.00-44.00 No    
Grade Marks Red Types med 18.00 jbo 19.00-20.00 White Types med 18.00-20.00 jbo
19.00-20.00 Japanese Types med 33.00-36.00 small 25.00 jbo 32.00 fair qual     
23.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Mature Greens light red   
5x6 sz 12.00-12.50 mostly 12.50 few best 15.00 cartons 2 layer CA Vine Ripes   
light red-red 4x5s 22.50-24.00 5x5s 20.50 10 lb cartons CA Vine Ripe - Heirloom
Varieties 16.00-17.00 few higher and lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons   
loose MX Vine Ripes light red-red 5x5 sz 22.00 cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes   
light red-red 4x5s 18.75-19.50 some 14.00-16.00 5x5s 17.50 few 19.00 some      
14.00-16.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes  
light red-red med-lge 6.00-8.00 cartons 8 1-lb containers with lids on the vine
MX Vine Ripe - Campari Type red sml 18.00-20.00 10 lb cartons MX Vine Ripe -   
Heirloom Varieties 18.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE 15 lb flats CD British Columbia Vine 
Ripes light red-red 25s 16.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CA Vine Ripes light 
red-red med-lge 8.50-9.00 fair-ord cond 2.00-4.00 CD British Columbia Vine     
Ripes light red-red med-lge 10.50                                              
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets
MX light red-red 22.00-24.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 10-oz cups with lids CD     
British Columbia Heirloom Varieties 24.00                                      
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids MX light red 12.50-14.00 mostly 12.50-12.75               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA San Joaquin    
Valley California Roma light red-red exlge 11.00-14.00 few best 16.00-17.00    
South District California Roma light red-red exlge fine qual 18.00-20.00 few   
higher Stockton District Roma light red-red lge 11.00-12.00 few 14.00 ADAPTED  
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 14.50-17.50 few    
higher and lower                                                               
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb sacks OR Purple Top lge 19.50             
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales)  
14.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 14.50-16.50 few higher 12s 16.50-18.50
Treviso 12s 18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00                                           

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: cartons CA Globe green 24s 45.50                                
---BEANS: 10 lb cartons CA Wax Type yellow 33.00 Purple 33.00 25 lb cartons CA 
Round Green Type 40.50                                                         
---BEETS: cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 26.50 Gold Type 12s 29.50 25 lb film 
bags CA Red Type med 24.00 OR Red Type med 24.00 Gold Type med 33.50           
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA bchd 14s 54.50-58.50 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s         
44.00-44.50 18 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut Short Trim 64.00                  
---CABBAGE: 45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s 24.00 40 lb cartons CA    
Round Green Type 18-24s 30.50 few 21.50                                        
---CARROTS: sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 52.50 sacks 10 5-lb film 
bags CA Topped med-lge 52.50 cartons 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge       
48.00-52.50 50 lb cartons CA Topped med-lge 52.50 few lower 25 lb sacks loose  
CA Topped jbo 31.00 cartons bunched CA Bunched 24s 32.00 12s 24.50 cartons 30  
1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 32.50-34.75                                      
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA White 12s 48.50 16s 54.00 few 65.00    
---CELERY: cartons CA 2 dz 38.50 few lower 2 1/2 dz 40.00 few lower            
---CUCUMBERS: cartons MX 36s 35.00 42s 32.00                                   
---ENDIVE: 10 lb cartons CA Witloof 49.00 8 lb cartons CA Witloof Red Type     
42.50                                                                          
---ESCAROLE: cartons CA 12s 12.00                                              
---GARLIC: 30 lb cartons CA White col 125.00 super jbo 115.00 10 lb cartons CA 
Elephant 63.00                                                                 
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Collard 12s 14.50-18.50 Kale green 24s           
24.50-27.50 12s 15.00-15.50 red 24s 27.00 12s 16.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 25.00
12s 17.50 Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 24s 32.00 12s 20.50 Red 24s 32.00 few 37.00 
12s 19.00 few 26.00 White 24s 32.00 few 36.00 12s 24.00 Dandelion 24s 42.00 12s
16.50 red 12s 16.50 WA Swiss Chard White 12s 21.00                             
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Boston 24s 27.00 Red Leaf 24s 25.50 few 36.50 Red 
Boston 24s 27.00 flats 1 layer CA Frisee 12s 16.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix
7.50 few 11.00                                                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA 24s 30.50 few 23.00 red 24s 27.50 cartons 12    
13-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 33.50                                       
---MUSHROOMS: 10 lb cartons CA White lge 28.50 Brown med 28.50 5 lb cartons CA 
White jbo 17.50 lge 14.50 sml 16.00 Shiitake med 47.00 fr qual 36.50 Oyster    
29.50-31.50 Portobella 28.50-29.00 Brown med 12.00 cartons 6 6-oz trays film   
wrapped CA White 14.00 Portobella 22.50 Brown 14.50 cartons 8 6-oz trays film  
wrapped CA Oyster 26.50                                                        
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA 48s med 55.50 20 lb cartons loose CA Leeks 
med-lge 22.50                                                                  
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched CA Curly 30s 18.75 12s 10.50-12.00 Plain 30s 18.75 
12s 9.50-11.00                                                                 
---PARSNIPS: 25 lb film bags OR 50.50                                          
---PEAS GREEN: 10 lb cartons CA Snow Peas Decalyxed 45.50 Sugar Snap Peas      
Stringless/Decalyxed 44.00                                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: 25 lb cartons CA Green med-lge fr qual 22.00-25.00 MX   
Red lge fr qual 39.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons NL Red 80-100mm 48.00      
Yellow 80-100mm 48.00 Orange 80-100mm 48.00                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER: 5 lb cartons CA Shishito 24.00 10 lb cartons CA Jalapeno    
31.00 Pasilla 28.50 Serrano 28.00 flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX Mixed  
Mini Sweet Types 24.00 Padron 24.00 few higher Shishito 24.00 few higher flats 
12 1-pt containers CA Padron 30.00 Shishito red 28.00                          
---PUMPKINS: 35 lb cartons CA Pie Type 32.75-33.50 24 inch bins CA Pie Type sml
440.00 36 inch bins CA Howden Type lge 278.50                                  
---RUTABAGAS: 25 lb film bags CA med 35.50                                     
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 41.00 few 55.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film
bags CA Flat Baby Type 14.50 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 14.50              
---SQUASH: 22-26 lb cartons CA Zucchini sml 33.00-34.50 sml-med 34.50 35 lb    
cartons CA Acorn med 33.00 Butternut lge 33.00 Delicata sml 35.00 Red Kuri med 
32.00 Spaghetti med 33.00 WA Delicata sml 37.50 Kabocha lge 35.00 Red Kuri med 
35.00 Sweet Dumpling sml 35.00 40 lb cartons CA Zucchini lge 24.50 24 inch bins
CA Butternut 440.00                                                            
---SWEET POTATOES: 40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 51.00-53.00 mostly 
51.00 Red Types 49.00-53.00 mostly 51.00 White Types 50.00-56.00 mostly 54.00  
Japanese Types 65.00-67.00 mostly 65.00 Oriental Type 66.50-69.50 No Grade     
Marks Red Types med 38.00-44.50 Japanese Types med 69.50                       
---TOMATOES: 10 lb cartons CA Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 21.00-22.50 one   
label 28.50 occas 38.50 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CA Vine Ripes  
light red-red med-lge 24.00                                                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: flats 12 1-pt baskets CA orange 32.00 Black 32.00 red sml 
32.00 (sweet 100s) mini charms 39.00 Pear Type yellow 32.00-33.00 Heirloom     
Varieties 32.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX light   
red-red 18.50 Heirloom Varieties 33.00-36.00 flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX 
red sml 39.00-40.00 (sweet 100s) Heirloom Varieties 26.50 few higher           
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: flats 12 1-pt baskets CA red 32.00 yellow 32.00       
CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red 23.00-25.00   
---VEGETABLES OTHER: 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 12s 30.00 Treviso 12s     
33.50