Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Wed Jun 13, 1:09PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 13-JUN-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. Cloudy 65                                                 
Yesterday's High 76                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA Globe Thorned 18s 24.00 24s 26.00   
sml lse 38.00                                                                  
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched PE Green lge 14.00 std    
14.00 WA WAExFcy Green lge 16.00 some high as 19.50 std 16.00 some high as     
19.50                                                                          
---BEANS:  MARKET LOWER.  bushel crates NJ Fava 35.00 bushel cartons/crates GA 
Round Green Type Machine Picked 24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 NC Round Green Type   
Machine Picked 26.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French Type) OFFERINGS      
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 30 lb cartons CA Fava 29.00-32.00                       
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ 12s 15.00 25 lb film bags AZ med  
14.00                                                                          
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons CA bchd 14s 24.00 20 lb cartons loose CA  
Crown Cut 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 ord cond 6.00-7.00                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET LOWER.  25 lb cartons CA med 34.00-35.00          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 7/8 bushel cartons CD Quebec CD One Round 
Green Type sml-med 14.00 GA U.S. One Round Green Type med 12.00-14.00 mostly   
13.00-14.00 sml-med 12.00-13.00 NC U.S. One Round Green Type med 13.00 50 lb   
cartons GA U.S. One Red Type med 16.00-18.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec CD One Round
Green Type lge 10.00-12.00 NY Round Green Type lge 10.00-11.00 1 3/4 bushel    
cartons NC Savoy Type med 12.00                                                
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00 sacks 24 
2-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00 sacks 16 3-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00 50 lb 
sacks loose MX jbo 18.00-20.00 cartons bunched CA Bunched 24s 24.00 cartons 30 
1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 22.50                                            
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 19.00 fr cond 
10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 12s 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 few 13.00 fr cond  
10.00-11.00                                                                    
---CELERY:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  cartons CA 2 dz 19.00-20.00 2 1/2 dz      
19.00-20.00 filmbags 24s 22.00-24.00                                           
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  wirebound crates GA Yellow 4 dz 12.00-14.00    
mostly 14.00 White 4 dz 12.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 5 lb cartons GU miniature type
(few sales) 18.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 14.00                                          
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET SEEDLESS TYPE HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9  
bushel cartons GA med 13.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00 mostly
10.00 few 14.00 lge 17.00-19.00 MX med 24.00-26.00 some 28.00 fr qual          
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 NC med 13.00-14.00       
UNWAXED 1 1/9 bushel crates NJ Pickles lge 30.00 bushel baskets NJ Pickles med 
35.00-40.00 GREENHOUSE flats/cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long        
Seedless med 12s 9.00-12.00 20 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne Persian med         
15.00-18.00 DR Persian med 24.00                                               
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med 16.00  
lge 15.00 GA med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 lge 
12.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese med 30.00-32.00 DR Thai med 30.00 GREENHOUSE    
cartons NL Long Striped med-lge 32.00 5 kg cartons tray pack NL Italian med    
24.00                                                                          
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  1.3 bushel crates NJ 18s 15.00 10 lb cartons BL    
Witloof 16.00-18.00                                                            
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET LOWER.  1.3 bushel crates NJ 18s 14.00-15.00              
---GARLIC:  MARKET CQ LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  30 lb cartons AG White super col  
55.00 Purple super col 70.00 CQ White 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 28.00 netted 5s        
55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 27.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 SP White #11 43.00 65mm/6.5cm 
45.00 cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 45.00-58.00 mostly 45.00-56.00    
cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 48.00-56.00 mostly 48.00-52.00 per jar CQ
Peeled 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 fr cond 9.50                             
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Kale 24s 13.00 MD Collard 
16-24s 12.00 Kale 16-24s 12.00 Mustard 16-24s 12.00 NC Collard 24s 11.00 Kale  
24s 11.00 NJ Collard 12-16s 11.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 Kale 12-16s 12.00   
Swiss Chard 12-16s 16.00 Red 12-16s 16.00 Dandelion 12s 13.00 Kohlrabi 12s     
17.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 38.00-40.00 1/2     
bushel carton 10s 20.00                                                        
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s flmwrpd 18.00-21.00  
mostly 18.00-20.00                                                             
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 16.00-18.00 
mostly 17.00-18.00 few 19.00 Red Leaf 24s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 NJ    
Boston 24s 12.00 Green Leaf 24s 11.00-12.00 Red Leaf 24s 11.00-12.00 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 ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 16.00-20.00 mostly   
17.00-18.00 NJ 24s 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 cartons 12 22-oz (3 count) packages
CA Hearts 15.00-16.00                                                          
---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: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                      
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s med 13.00 crates
bunched bulb type MX Bulb Type 48s 22.00-23.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s    
med-lge 22.00 NC Leeks 12s sml 16.00 NJ Leeks 12s sml OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO
QUOTE. cartons 2 film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag 13.00                 
---PARSLEY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 35.00 one label 
43.00 Plain 60s 38.00-45.00 mostly 40.00                                       
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI 16.00                 
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET NJ LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  bushel crates NJ English
45.00-50.00 10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 17.00-18.00 few 20.00 Sugar   
Snap Peas Decalyxed 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00                                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Red lge  
34.00-36.00 irreg sz fr qual 25.00-30.00 GA Green jbo 13.00-18.00 mostly       
16.00-17.00 exlge 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 SOME 17.00 fr cond 12.00 lge  
12.00 fr cond 10.00-11.00 fr qual 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 Mxd Red And    
Green med-lge 10.00-13.00 MX Red exlge 30.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge        
21.00-26.00 mostly 22.00                                                       
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons GA Finger Hot     
18.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Jalapeno lge 20.00-22.00 some 18.00 Poblano lge  
21.00 MX Jalapeno med-lge 19.00-20.00 8 lb cartons DR Finger Hot 24.00 Habanero
green 18.00 orange 26.00 red 16.00 10 lb cartons FL Cherry Hots Red 34.00      
Fresno Red OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. Habanero orange 22.00-24.00 mostly 
22.00 red 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 25 lb sacks DR Ajies 32.00 30 lb cartons DR 
Thai Chili Hots green 48.00 red 75.00 40 lb containers MX Jalapeno med-lge     
20.00-22.00 some 18.00 Poblano med-lge 22.00 Serrano 28.00 cartons 12 1-lb film
bags MX Mixed Mini Sweet Types 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00                  
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red    
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ Red 14.00 OH Red  
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 37.00 OH Red 32.00      
cartons bunched CD Quebec Red 24s 16.00 OH Red 24s 15.00-16.00                 
---RHUBARB:  MARKET STEADY.  OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons WA No Grade Marks        
36.00-36.50                                                                    
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge 24.00  
50 lb sacks CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge 24.00                                     
---SPINACH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons bunched CA Flat 24s    
19.00-20.00 1 2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s 20.00-22.00 cartons 4 2-1/2
lb film bags CA Flat 15.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00                
---SQUASH:  MARKET NJ YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2    
bushel cartons NC Zucchini sml-med 10.00 med 8.00 NJ Zucchini sml-med          
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 med 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med
10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 med 8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 bushel cartons GA         
Spaghetti med 16.00 GU Butternut med-lge 32.00 Spaghetti med 18.00 MX Acorn lge
18.00 Kabocha lge 20.00 Spaghetti lge 22.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ Zucchini   
lge 14.00 5 lb cartons GU Zucchini 24.00-25.00 Miniature type Yello type       
14.00-15.00                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA No Grade Marks Japanese   
Types jbo 42.00 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 10.00-12.00 (few sales) 13.00     
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL Vine Ripes light    
red-red xlge 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens     
light red-red 5x6 sz 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 FEW HIGH AS 18.00 6x6 sz         
17.00-18.00 GA Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 20.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One or
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 19.25 6x6 sz 19.25 10 lb cartons FL  
Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties light red-red 18.00 15 lb cartons FL Vine Ripe -
Heirloom Varieties light red-red fr qual 17.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2   
layer MX Vine Ripes light red-red 3x4 sz 18.00 4x4 sz 16.00 flats 1 layer MX   
Vine Ripes red 28s 12.00-14.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT 5 kg/11 lb flats on the  
vine MX Vine Ripes red med-lge 7.00-8.00 GREENHOUSE 15 lb flats CD Ontario     
CDOne Vine Ripes red 22s 8.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CD Ontario CDOne    
Vine Ripes red med-lge 9.00 TX Vine Ripes red med 9.00                         
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets Local Repack 
light red-red med 19.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX light     
red-red med 18.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids on the   
vine MX light red-red med 15.00                                                
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
light red-red med 14.00 Local Repack light red-red med 19.00 ADAPTED           
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX light red-red med 18.00      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose Local Repack Roma 
light red-red exlge 18.25 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light
red-red exlge 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 med 13.00-14.00                         
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb film bags MI Purple Top med-lge 14.00     
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   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) 20.00-22.00 15 lb cartons MX Garbanzo Beans (Chick Peas) 
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 12.00-15.00

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