Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Fri Aug 11, 12:08PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 11-AUG-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 69                                          
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thornless 24s 15.00         
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Green lge 26.00  
std 23.00 sml 14.00 PE Green lge 26.00 std 20.00-23.00 few higher sml 14.00    
---BEANS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  bushel crates NY Round Green Type Machine     
Picked 16.00-18.00 few 14.00-15.00 few high as 20.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot   
Vert (French Type) 9.00-10.00 30 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) NJ       
Cranberry Type 25.00                                                           
---BEETS:  MARKET 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 12.00 OH Red Type med          
13.00-14.00 few 15.00                                                          
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 14.00-16.00 ME bchd 14s
14.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 15.00-16.00 few high as 18.00 holdovers 
13.00-14.00 CD Ontario Crown Cut 14.00 Quebec Crown Cut 14.00 ME Crown Cut     
14.00                                                                          
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA med 60.00             
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 3/4 bushel cartons CD Quebec Round Green  
Type med 9.00-10.00 PA Round Green Type med 9.00-10.00 few 8.00 Red Type med   
12.00-13.00 50 lb cartons CD Ontario Red Type med-lge 16.00 CD One Round Green 
Type med-lge 10.00-12.00 50 lb sacks NY Round Green Type lge 9.00 1 3/4 bushel 
cartons CD Ontario Savoy Type med 16.00-17.00 PA Savoy Type med 13.00          
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 19.00-20.00 50 
lb sacks loose CA jbo 21.00 CD Ontario CDOne jbo 19.00-20.00 MX jbo 18.00      
cartons bunched CA 24s 20.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled          
15.00-16.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 22.00                     
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 13.00 few    
higher fr cond 9.00-10.00 12s 12.00-13.00 few 14.00 occasional higher fr cond  
9.00-10.00                                                                     
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 15.00-16.00 occasional higher few  
14.00 2 1/2 dz 16.00 filmbags 30s 17.00-18.00 filmbags 36s 18.00 MI 2 1/2 dz   
13.00-14.00 filmbags 30s 18.00 cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s 18.00           
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  wirebound crates DE White 4 dz 13.00     
Bi-Color 4 dz 14.00-15.00 NY White 4 dz 12.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 12.00 (small) OH   
Yellow 4 dz 15.00-17.00 White 4 dz 12.00-14.00 some low as 10.00 sacks NJ White
4 dz 14.00 (few sales)                                                         
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons MI med 16.00 fr
qual 9.00-10.00 NY med 18.00-20.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 occasional higher OH med 
16.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 UNWAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med 19.00-20.00 (few  
sales) 1 1/9 bushel crates MI Pickles med 35.00 NJ Pickles med ord qual        
16.00-17.00 bushel baskets NJ Pickles med 35.00 few higher GREENHOUSE          
flats/cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless sml 12s 10.00-11.00  
20 lb cartons DR Persian med 27.00                                             
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med 10.00-12.00 fr qual  
8.00 lge 10.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese med 26.00-28.00 5/9 bushel cartons NJ  
Italian med 13.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ Sicilian lge 18.00 Indian med 22.00  
GREENHOUSE 5 kg cartons tray pack NL Italian 24s 24.00                         
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 14.00-15.00 few 13.00   
1.3 bushel crates OH 18s 15.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 15.00-17.00            
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 14.00-15.00 few 13.00 
1.3 bushel crates OH 18s 15.00                                                 
---GARLIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White netted 5s             
55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 57.00-60.00 SP White #11 50.00 cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars  
CQ Peeled 46.00-50.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 40.00-42.00 per jar
CQ Peeled 10.00-11.00                                                          
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched NJ Collard 12-16s 9.00 Kale 12-16s 
10.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 13.00 Kohlrabi 12s 18.00 OH Collard 24s 9.00-10.00 
Kale 24s 10.00 Mustard 24s 13.00 Turnip Tops 24s 12.00-13.00 cartons/crates    
bunched NJ Swiss Chard 12s 13.00-16.00 red 12s 13.00-16.00 Mixed Colors 12s    
13.00 Dandelion 12s 16.00-17.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe         
(Rappini) 20s 38.00 10 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe 10s 20.00           
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s Too few sales to 
quote 24s flmwrpd 15.00-16.00 few 14.00 CD Quebec 24s flmwrpd 12.00-14.00 few  
high as 16.00                                                                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 13.00-15.00 mostly
14.00 few high as 16.00 Red Leaf 24s 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 few high as 16.00
CD Quebec Green Leaf 24s 12.00 Red Leaf 24s 12.00 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 STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00   
few 14.00 CD Quebec 24s 13.00 few 13.50 cartons 12 18-oz (3 count) packages CA 
Hearts 16.00 (few sales) cartons 12 22-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts         
13.00-14.00 occasional higher                                                  
---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 INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                      
---ONIONS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons bunched MX 48s med 12.00-14.00     
crates bunched NJ Leeks 12s med 14.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s med         
20.00-22.00 few 18.00 cartons 2 film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag 14.00  
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 14.00 Plain 60s 14.00 
OH Curly 60s 15.00 few 16.00 Plain 60s 17.00                                   
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed           
10.00-12.00 few high as 14.00 PE Snow Peas Decalyxed 20.00 GU Sugar Snap Peas  
Decalyxed 22.00 PE Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00                             
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: OFFERINGS RED LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel 
cartons CA Red irreg sz fr qual 34.00 CD Ontario Green jbo 12.00 MX Red irreg  
sz fr qual 32.00-34.00 NJ Green jbo 12.00 exlge 9.00-10.00 occasional higher   
few 8.00 lge fr qual 7.00-8.00 OH Green jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 lge       
8.00-10.00 PA Green jbo 10.00-12.00 lge fr qual 8.00 few higher GREENHOUSE 5   
kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 15.00-16.00 Yellow exlge 15.00-16.00 Orange exlge
15.00-16.00                                                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons NC Poblano 17.00-18.00  
NJ Anaheim 16.00 Jalapeno lge 15.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ Cubanelles med-lge 
fr qual 14.00 Jalapeno lge 22.00 Long Hot med-lge 18.00-20.00 8 lb cartons DR  
Habanero green 16.00-18.00 mixed red and green 18.00-20.00 orange 30.00-32.00  
red 26.00-28.00 25 lb sacks DR Ajies 34.00 30 lb cartons DR Thai Chili Hots    
green 46.00-48.00 40 lb containers MX Jalapeno lge offerings insufficient to   
quote Poblano offerings insufficient to quote Serrano offerings insufficient to
quote                                                                          
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red          
9.00-10.00 few 8.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags OH Red 10.00-11.00 few    
9.00 40 lb film bags topped OH Red 15.00-16.00 cartons bunched OH Red 24s      
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00                                                 
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                 
---SPINACH: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons bunched CA Flat 24s offerings           
insufficient to quote 1 2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s 18.00-20.00      
cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 14.00 few higher 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby
Type 10.00                                                                     
---SQUASH: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   1/2 bushel cartons NJ Zucchini sml-med 18.00
Yellow Straightneck sml-med offerings insufficient to quote med fineappear     
28.00 5 lb cartons GU Zucchini 15.00-17.00 Summer Yellow  miniature type GU    
18.00-19.00                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types   
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med fr qual 10.00 few     
11.00-12.00 jbo 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00                                       
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA 85% U.S. One or     
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 6x6 sz 15.00
MI Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 22.00-24.00 NJ Vine Ripes light red-red lge   
27.00 fineappear 35.00 (few sales) SC 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens     
light red-red 5x6 sz 16.00 TN 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light       
red-red 5x6 sz 16.00-17.00 VA 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light       
red-red 6x6 sz 17.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light   
red-red 5x6 sz 16.50-22.50 6x6 sz 16.50-22.50 10 lb cartons NJ Vine Ripe -     
Heirloom Varieties red lge 21.00 15 lb flats NJ Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 
red lge fr qual 15.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CD Ontario CDOne 
Vine Ripes red med-lge 12.00                                                   
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt baskets Local Repack     
light red-red med 15.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX light     
red-red med 14.00-16.00                                                        
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids NJ
light red-red med-lge 9.00-10.00 Local Repack light red-red med 12.50-17.50    
OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX light red-red med 10.00       
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose NJ Roma     
light red-red exlge 20.00 TN Roma light red-red exlge 22.00 Local Repack Roma  
light red-red exlge 25.50-28.00                                                
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OH Purple Top med 14.00-15.00   
---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 12.00-13.00                                                       

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