Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Mon Jul 17, 1:52PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 17-JUL-2017                                 
                                                                               
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 73                                         
Yesterday's High 87                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:    cartons CA Globe Thorned 12s 14.00 15s 14.00 18s 14.00 24s   
14.00-16.00 36s 14.00 Thornless 12s 13.00-14.00 24s 16.00-17.00                
---ASPARAGUS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   11 lb cartons bunched PE Green lge       
52.00-53.00 std 44.00-45.00 sml 38.00-39.00                                    
---BEANS:    bushel crates DE Round Green Type Machine Picked fr qual          
12.00-15.00 NY Round Green Type Machine Picked 22.00-26.00 TN Round Green Type 
Machine Picked 22.00-25.00 VA Round Green Type Machine Picked 22.00-24.00 5 lb 
cartons GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 8.00-9.00                                
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched NJ Red Type 12s 12.00 OH Red  
Type 12s 13.00-16.00 25 lb film bags NJ Red Type med 14.00-15.00 OH Red Type   
med 14.00                                                                      
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 14.00-17.00 few 18.00  
bchd 18s 17.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 16.00-18.00 few 20.00 CD       
Ontario Crown Cut 14.00                                                        
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET HIGHER.  25 lb cartons CA med 45.00-48.00 few     
52.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 3/4 bushel crates NJ Red Type med         
15.00-16.00 1 3/4 bushel cartons DE Round Green Type med 10.00-11.00 NJ Round  
Green Type med 9.00-10.00 Red Type med 14.00 PA Round Green Type med 10.00 50  
lb cartons CD Quebec Round Green Type med-lge 12.00 1 3/4 bushel crates NJ     
Savoy Type med 18.00                                                           
---CARROTS:  MARKET HIGHER.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 20.00-21.00    
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00 sacks 16 3-lb film bags CA med-lge    
21.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00 50 lb sacks loose CA jbo        
offerings insufficient to quote GA med-lge 14.00 MX jbo 17.00-18.00 cartons    
bunched CA 24s offerings insufficient to quote cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA    
Baby Peeled 16.00                                                              
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s        
15.00-16.00 fr appear 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 12s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 few
18.00 few 14.00                                                                
---CELERY:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons CA 2 dz 23.00 2 1/2 dz offerings            
insufficient to quote filmbags 30s 24.00 MI filmbags 30s 26.00-28.00           
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET LOWER.  wirebound crates DE Yellow 4 dz 12.00-13.00     
White 4 dz 10.00-12.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 10.00-12.00 GA White 4 dz 10.00 NJ White 4
dz 10.00 5 lb cartons GU Miniature Type 20.00                                  
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET NJ MEDIUM HIGHER, LONG SEEDLESS TYPE LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT 
STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons CD Quebec med fr qual 16.00 UNWAXED 1 1/9  
bushel cartons NJ med 22.00-24.00 fr qual 12.00-15.00 few 16.00 bushel baskets 
NJ Pickles med fr qual 18.00 fineappear 38.00 GREENHOUSE flats/cartons film    
wrapped CD Ontario Long Seedless med 12s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 MX Long
Seedless med 12s fr qual 8.00-9.00 20 lb cartons DR Persian med 28.00          
---EGGPLANT:    1 1/9 bushel cartons GA med fr appear fr qual 6.00-8.00 NJ med 
20.00 few higher fr qual 15.00 few higher SC med fr appear fr qual 10.00 1 1/9 
bushel cartons wrapped GA med fr appear 16.00-18.00 SC med fr appear 14.00 30  
lb cartons HD Chinese med 20.00-22.00 5/9 bushel cartons NJ Italian med 14.00  
40 lb cartons HD Thai med 55.00 1 1/9 bushel crates NJ Indian med 26.00-27.00  
GREENHOUSE 5 kg cartons tray pack NL Italian 24s 22.00-23.00                   
---ENDIVE:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 13.00-14.00 10  
lb cartons BL Witloof 15.00-16.00                                              
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 13.00-15.00     
---GARLIC:  MARKET LOWER.  30 lb cartons CQ White netted 5s 55mm/5.5cm 55.00   
Purple netted 5s 48.00 SP White #11 55.00 cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars CQ      
Peeled 60.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 54.00-58.00 few 52.00 per   
jar CQ Peeled 13.50-14.50 few 13.00                                            
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched NJ Collard 12-16s 9.00 Kale  
12-16s 10.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 13.00 Kohlrabi 12s 19.00-20.00 OH Collard   
24s 10.00-11.00 Kale 24s 10.00 Mustard 24s 11.00-13.00 Turnip Tops 24s         
11.00-13.00 cartons/crates bunched NJ Swiss Chard 12s 15.00-16.00 red 12s      
15.00-16.00 Dandelion 12s 12.00-16.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe   
(Rappini) 20s 48.00 (one label)                                                
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 20.00 24s flmwrpd
21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 holdovers 18.00 fr appear 20.00 CD Quebec 24s flmwrpd 
17.00-19.00                                                                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 13.00-16.00 
mostly 14.00-15.00 Red Leaf 24s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 CD Quebec Green 
Leaf 24s 10.00 few 12.00 Red Leaf 24s 10.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix       
6.50-7.00 mostly 6.50 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with lid CD Quebec 
Boston 15.00                                                                   
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 15.00-16.00 mostly   
16.00 few 18.00 CD Quebec 24s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 cartons 12 18-oz (3     
count) packages CA Hearts 16.00 few 18.00 cartons 12 22-oz (3 count) packages  
CA Hearts 15.00 few 16.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 16.00          
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White exlge 14.50-15.00 lge    
14.50-15.00 med 12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 Sliced med 13.00-13.50 5 lb cartons PA
Oyster 17.00 Cremini 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 11.00        
Portobella sml 12.50 cartons 12 3.5-oz trays film wrapped PA Enoki 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: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1/2 bushel cartons HD sml-med fr cond 13.00-14.00  
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s med 11.00-12.00 
crates bunched NJ Leeks 12s med 14.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s med         
18.00-22.00 few 23.00 fr appear 16.00                                          
---PARSLEY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  crates bunched NY Curly 60s 13.00 Plain 60s 
14.00 OH Curly 60s 15.00-17.00 Plain 60s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00              
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose OH fr appear 12.00       
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed         
28.00-30.00 PE Snow Peas Decalyxed 38.00 CA Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00 PE 
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 34.00-38.00                                          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel
cartons CA Red irreg sz fr qual 33.00-36.00 NC Green lge fr qual 16.00-18.00   
Mxd Red And Green lge 16.00-18.00 NJ Green exlge 24.00-28.00 few 22.00 lge     
20.00-24.00 fr qual 18.00-22.00 SC Green exlge 23.00-24.00 lge 20.00-21.00 Mxd 
Red And Green lge 18.00 15 lb cartons CA Red lge 26.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb   
cartons CD Ontario Red exlge 20.00 Yellow exlge 18.00 Orange exlge 18.00 MX Red
exlge 22.00 Yellow exlge 22.00 Orange exlge 21.00                              
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons DR Finger Hot     
15.00-16.00 Jalapeno 18.00 NC Poblano 18.00-20.00 OH Hungarian Wax 22.00 1 1/9 
bushel cartons NJ Long Hot med-lge offerings insufficient to quote 8 lb cartons
DR Habanero green 18.00 mixed red and green 15.00-18.00 orange offerings       
insufficient to quote red 15.00-18.00 25 lb sacks DR Ajies 34.00 30 lb cartons 
DR Thai Chili Hots green 80.00 40 lb containers MX Jalapeno lge offerings      
insufficient to quote Poblano offerings insufficient to quote Serrano offerings
insufficient to quote                                                          
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red    
10.00-11.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags OH Red 11.00-12.00 40 lb film bags
topped OH Red 16.00-18.00 cartons bunched OH Red 24s 12.00-14.00 few 15.00     
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                 
---SPINACH: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 16.00 1 2/5 bushel  
crates bunched CA Flat 24s offerings insufficient to quote cartons 12 10-oz    
film bags CA Flat Baby Type 14.00-15.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat   
14.00 few higher 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00                          
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons CD Quebec Zucchini sml-med
8.00 NJ Zucchini sml-med 8.00-10.00 few 12.00 med 6.00-8.00 few 10.00 Yellow   
Straightneck sml-med 12.00 few 13.00-14.00 med 10.00 OH Zucchini med 6.00      
Yellow Straightneck med 10.00 PA Zucchini med 6.00 bushel cartons MX Butternut 
med 25.00 Kabocha med 19.00 Spaghetti med 38.00 5 lb cartons CA Zucchini       
16.00-17.00 (miniature type) Summer Yellow miniature type 26.00 GU Zucchini    
14.00-15.00 (miniature type) Summer Green miniature type 18.00-20.00           
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types   
18.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med fr qual 10.00 jbo 10.00                  
---TOMATOES:  MARKET LOCAL REPACKS HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons 
loose CA 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red xlge 14.00-16.00   
few 13.00 lge 14.00 NJ Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 35.00 lge 30.00 ord qual  
15.00 sml-med 15.00 sml 12.00 TN 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light    
red-red 5x6 sz 15.00-16.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens   
light red-red 5x6 sz 16.50-20.50 6x6 sz 16.50-19.25 10 lb cartons FL Vine Ripes
yellow med-lge 30.00 NC Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties red lge 21.00 15 lb     
flats NC Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties red lge fr qual 15.00 GREENHOUSE 5     
kg/11 lb flats on the vine CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes light red-red med too   
few sales to quote                                                             
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt baskets Local Repack     
light red-red med 14.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX light     
red-red med 16.00                                                              
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids NC light red-red med 9.00-10.00 Local Repack light red-red med 12.50-14.00
OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX light red-red med 9.00        
occasional higher                                                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET HIGHER.  25 lb cartons loose TN Roma light red 
exlge 16.00-18.00 Local Repack Roma light red-red exlge 21.50-26.50 ADAPTED    
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 23.00-24.00        
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OH Purple Top med 14.00         
---VEGETABLES OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb cartons PA Alfalfa Sprouts 8.50-9.00
cartons 12 4-oz packages PA Alfalfa Sprouts 8.50-9.00 40 lb containers MX      
Cactus Leaf (Nopales) offerings insufficient to quote 1 layer containers CA    
Radicchio 9s 12.00                                                             

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

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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons NL Red 80-100mm 22.00     
Yellow 80-100mm 22.00 Orange 80-100mm 22.00