Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Fri Aug 10, 12:11PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 10-AUG-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NA_FV020                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Partly Cloudy 74                                          
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Green lge 17.00-18.00  
std 15.00 sml 15.00 PE Green lge 17.00 std 15.00-16.00 sml 15.00 15 lb cartons 
loose MX Green Tips 15.00                                                      
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel crates NY Round Green Type Machine Picked    
18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 (FEW SALES) 16.00 Cranberry Type 40.00-45.00 PA 
Round Green Type Machine Picked 22.00 (FEW SALES) 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert 
(French Type) 8.00-10.00 28 lb cartons CA Fava 29.00                           
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched NJ 12s 16.00 OH 12s 14.00-15.00 25  
lb sacks loose CD Quebec CD One lge 13.00 (FEW SALES) 14.00 OH lge 11.00-12.00 
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET MAINE BUNCHED 14S HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 
14s 18.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE ME bchd 14s
16.00-20.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 26.00-27.00 OCCAS LOWER CD Ontario
Crown Cut 18.00 ME Crown Cut 18.00 MX Crown Cut 22.00                          
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med 28.00-32.00 (FEW    
SALES) 34.00 OCCAS HIGHER MX med 30.00                                         
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1 3/4 bushel crates and 50 lb 
cartons NJ Round Green Type med 12.00-14.00 Red Type med 20.00 PA Round Green  
Type med 14.00 50 lb cartons CD Quebec CD One Round Green Type med 18.00 Flat  
Type 15.00-16.00 Red Type med 20.00 NY Round Green Type med 12.00-16.00 Flat   
Type 12.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec CD One Danish Type lge 18.00-22.00 1 3/4      
bushel cartons CD Quebec CD One Savoy Type med 16.00 PA Savoy Type med 12.00   
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00 CD Quebec
med-lge 21.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00 CD Quebec med-lge 21.00 
sacks 16 3-lb film bags CA med-lge OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE CD Quebec   
med-lge 21.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO     
QUOTE CD Quebec med-lge 21.00 50 lb sacks loose CA jbo fineappear 27.00-28.00  
MX jbo 20.00-22.00 cartons bunched CA Bunched 24s 22.00 cartons 20 1-lb film   
bags CA Baby Peeled 15.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 22.50       
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 12.00-14.00  
12s 12.00-14.00 OCCAS HIGHER                                                   
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 (FEW
SALES) 16.00 2 1/2 dz 18.00-19.00 filmbags 30s 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00  
OH 2 dz 20.00                                                                  
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  wirebound crates DE Yellow 4 dz 10.00-12.00    
mostly 10.00-11.00 FEW SALES LOW AS 8.00 White 4 dz 10.00-12.00 FEW SALES LOW  
AS 8.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-11.00 FEW SALES LOW AS 8.00 NJ    
Yellow 4 dz 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 White 4 dz 10.00-12.00 Bi-Color 4 dz
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 NY White 4 dz 10.00 (FEW SALES) 12.00 OH Yellow 
4 dz 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 White 4 dz 11.00-12.00 5 lb cartons GU miniature 
type 18.00-19.00 cartons NY Yellow 4 dz 10.00 FEW SALES LOW AS 8.00 Bi-Color 4 
dz 11.00 FEW SALES LOW AS 8.00 24 inch bins NY White 120.00                    
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons CD Quebec CDOne med  
12.00 MI med 15.00-16.00 (FEW SALES) 17.00 fr qual 9.00-11.00 MX med fr qual   
16.00 NY med fr qual 7.00-8.00 PA med fr qual 8.00 cartons OH 24s 4.00 UNWAXED 
1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med 16.00 OCCAS HIGHER fr qual 8.00-10.00 lge 8.00-9.00
bushel baskets NJ Pickles med 29.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film 
wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless med 12s 5.00-6.00 sml 12s 5.00-6.00 (FEW
SALES) 7.00 20 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne Persian med 21.00-22.00 DR Persian  
med 29.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne
Persian med 14.00-16.00                                                        
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med 10.00-12.00 mostly   
10.00-11.00 fr qual 6.00-8.00 lge 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 25 lb cartons NJ Long 
Striped 12.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese med 24.00 5/9 bushel cartons NJ Italian 
14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ Sicilian 16.00 30 lb cartons HD Thai med 32.00 NJ
Indian med-lge 22.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg cartons tray pack NL Italian med 22.00    
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 10.00-13.00 (FEW SALES) 
15.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 17.00                                           
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 10.00-13.00 (FEW      
SALES) 15.00                                                                   
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA White super col 70.00 CQ White    
55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 27.00 netted 5s 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 28.00-30.00 MX Purple super
col 70.00 cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 34.00-38.00 cartons 4 5-lb    
plastic jars CQ Peeled 24.00-26.00 (FEW SALES) 32.00 per jar CQ Peeled         
6.00-6.50 (FEW SALES) 8.00                                                     
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Kale red 12-16s 12.00 cartons    
bunched MD Collard 16-24s 11.00 Kale 16-24s 12.00 Mustard 16-24s 12.00 Turnip  
Tops 16-24s 12.00 NJ Collard 12-16s 10.00 Kale Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 12.00     
Swiss Chard 12-16s 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-15.00 Mixed Colors 12-16s 12.00 Red
12-16s 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-15.00 Dandelion 12-16s 16.00 OH Collard 24s    
10.00 Kale 24s 10.00-12.00 cartons/crates bunched NJ Kale 12-16s 11.00 Kohlrabi
12-16s 14.00-16.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s        
40.00-42.00 (FEW SALES) 44.00 1/2 cartons bunched 10s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO
QUOTE                                                                          
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s flmwrpd 18.00-20.00 mostly 
18.00 (FEW SALES) 15.00 CD Quebec 24s flmwrpd 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00   
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 14.00-16.00 mostly
16.00 (FEW SALES) 17.00 Red Leaf 24s 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 (FEW SALES) 17.00
CD Quebec Boston 24s 15.00 Green Leaf 24s 10.00-12.00 Red Leaf 24s 12.00 3 lb  
cartons CA Mesculin Mix 6.50-7.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with   
lid CD Quebec Boston 15.00                                                     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 15.00-18.00 CD Quebec 24s  
10.00-12.00 cartons 12 22-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 13.00-16.00 CD Quebec
Hearts 14.00                                                                   
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White exlge 14.50-15.00 mostly 
15.00 lge 14.50-15.00 mostly 15.00 med 12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 Sliced med     
14.00 5 lb cartons PA Oyster 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Cremini 8.00-9.00 mostly 
9.00 Portobella med-lge 8.00-8.50 3 lb cartons PA Shiitake exlge 14.00 lge     
12.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White 10.75-11.00 mostly 11.00     
Portobella sml 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 3.5-oz trays film wrapped PA Enoki       
12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 cartons 10 10-oz trays film wrapped PA White 11.00    
cartons 6 6-oz trays film wrapped PA Shiitake 9.00 Oyster 9.00 Portobella 10.00
sliced 10.00                                                                   
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL sml-med 16.00-17.00 HD sml-med 
17.00 OCCAS HIGHER  Indian Type 11.00-14.00                                    
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec 48s med 12.00-13.00
MX 48s med 14.00 crates bunched NJ 12s bulb type 8.00 24s bulb type 12.00      
cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s med-lge 18.00 NJ Leeks 12s sml 15.00 cartons 2    
film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 (FEW SALES)   
10.00 bundles bunched CD Quebec Leeks 12s med 15.00                            
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 19.00 FEW SALES HIGH  
AS 22.00 Plain 60s 19.00 OCCAS HIGHER cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 18.00 Plain 
60s 16.00-18.00 OH Curly 60s 15.00 Plain 60s 15.00                             
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose AZ 18.00-20.00 MI 16.00    
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET HIGHER. WIDE RANGE IN QUALITY. 10 lb cartons GU Snow    
Peas Decalyxed 12.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00  
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1 1/9 bushel 
cartons CA Green exlge 16.00 irreg sz fr qual 14.00 Red lge fr qual 22.00 NJ   
Green jbo 10.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 exlge 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00  
lge 9.00-10.00 med-lge fr qual 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 (FEW SALES) 10.00 med     
8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 Mxd Red And Green lge 8.00 Mxd Yellow And Green lge 8.00 
OH Green jbo 14.00 exlge 14.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge 16.00-17.00 lge 16.00
MX Red exlge 22.00-24.00 25 lb cartons CA Yellow irreg sz fr qual OFFERINGS    
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CA Orange lge fr cond 8.00 
CD Ontario CdOne Red exlge fr cond 9.00 lge fr cond 8.00 MX Red lge 18.00      
Yellow lge fr cond 8.00 Orange exlge 21.00                                     
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1/2 bushel       
cartons NC Poblano lge 20.00 Serrano lge 22.00 Shishito 24.00 NJ Anaheim 10.00 
Cherry Hots Red 17.00 Cubanelles med 10.00 Hungarian Wax 10.00-16.00 Jalapeno  
med-lge 15.00-16.00 one lot  8.00-10.00 Serrano 20.00 Shishito lge 10.00 NL    
Fresno Red OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 1 1/9 bushel cartons MD Jalapeno lge
18.00 Poblano lge 16.00 MX Poblano lge 26.00-29.00 sml 22.00 Serrano lge       
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE NJ Cubanelles lge 12.00-18.00 mostly           
14.50-17.00 Jalapeno lge 20.00-22.00 Long Hot lge 14.50-18.00 mostly           
14.50-17.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero green 18.00-20.00 mixed red and green     
18.00-20.00 10 lb cartons NC Cherry Hots Red 34.00-35.00 25 lb sacks DR Ajies  
33.00-34.00 30 lb cartons DR Thai Chili Hots green 45.00-50.00 40 lb containers
MX Jalapeno lge 20.00-22.00 Poblano lge 22.00-29.00 mostly 22.00-26.00         
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red 10.00    
cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags OH Red 10.00-10.50 40 lb film bags topped CD  
Quebec Red 15.00-16.00 OH Red 20.00-22.00 cartons bunched OH Red 24s           
13.00-14.00                                                                    
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge 24.00  
---SPINACH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons bunched CA Flat 24s    
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 1 2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s        
24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat 15.00 cartons
4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 15.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00        
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1/2 bushel cartons NJ    
Zucchini sml-med 15.00 med 12.00-14.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 8.00-10.00  
med 6.00-8.00 NY Zucchini sml-med 10.00 med 8.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med   
10.00 med 8.00 OH Zucchini med 8.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 8.00 med 7.00  
PA Zucchini med 7.00 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml-med 13.00 bushel       
cartons MX Butternut lge 20.00 Kabocha lge 30.00 OH Butternut sml 25.00        
Spaghetti sml 24.00 5 lb cartons GU Zucchini 15.00 (Miniature type) Scallop    
Yellow 18.00-20.00 (Miniature type)                                            
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA No Grade Marks Japanese   
Types med 38.00 OCCAS HIGHER jbo 38.00 OCCAS HIGHER NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 
15.00-16.00 jbo 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med fr qual 
9.00-10.00                                                                     
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AL Vine Ripes light    
red-red xlge 14.00 CA Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 12.00 6x6 sz 12.00 MD 
Vine Ripes light red-red jbo 16.00 NJ Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 15.00-20.00
lge 15.00-18.00 fr qual 7.00-10.00 med 10.00-14.00 sml 8.00-10.00 SC 85% U.S.  
One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 12.00-16.00 TN 85% U.S. One or
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 13.00-14.00 6x6 sz 13.00-14.00 VA 85%
U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 13.00-14.00 6x6 sz       
13.00-14.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6
sz 13.50-16.00 6x6 sz 15.50-16.00 10 lb cartons NC Vine Ripe - Heirloom        
Varieties light red-red 18.00 15 lb cartons NC Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties  
light red-red fr qual 17.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CA Vine    
Ripes red med-lge 7.50-8.00 CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes red med-lge 7.00-8.00  
NY Vine Ripes red med-lge 7.50-8.00                                            
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt baskets Local Repack     
light red-red med 16.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX light     
red-red med 14.00                                                              
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MD
light red-red med 10.00-12.00 NJ light red-red med 10.00-12.00 VA light red-red
med 10.00-12.00 Local Repack light red-red med 13.50-14.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 
flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX light red-red med 10.00-12.00 GREENHOUSE 
flats 12 1-pt containers with lids CD Ontario light red-red med 10.00          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AL Roma light     
red-red lge 12.00 TN Roma light red-red exlge 14.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 OCCAS   
LOWER Local Repack Roma light red-red exlge 19.50-21.50 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 
lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 16.00                             
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CD Quebec CDOne Purple Top med    
15.00 OH Purple Top med 12.00-14.00                                            
---VEGETABLES OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb cartons PA Alfalfa Sprouts 8.50-9.00
cartons 12 4-oz packages PA Alfalfa Sprouts 9.50-10.00 crates MX Cactus Leaf   
(Nopales) 20.00-21.00 (SOME) 19.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s          
11.00-14.00                                                                    

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---APPLE CIDER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 4 1-gallon bottles PA Preserved       
19.00-20.00 cartons 9 1/2-gallon bottles PA Preserved 20.00