Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Wed Jul 11, 1:34PM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 11-JUL-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 77                                          
Yesterday's High 93                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe Thorned 12s 20.00 18s 20.00   
30s 20.00                                                                      
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STANDARD LOWER,  OTHERS STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched PE
Green jbo 30.00 lge 28.00 std 25.00-28.00 sml 22.00                            
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel crates DE Round Green Type Machine Picked fr 
qual fr cond 14.00-16.00 NY Flat Green Type 25.00 PA Round Green Type Machine  
Picked 14.00-16.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 8.00-10.00 25 lb 
cartons CA Fava 32.00                                                          
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched OH 12s 13.00-15.00 crates bunched NJ
12s 12.00 25 lb sacks loose AZ lge 13.00 OH lge 11.00 TX lge 13.00             
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 17.00-21.00 mostly           
19.00-21.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 25.00-26.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown 
Cut 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 CD Quebec Crown Cut 21.00-22.00             
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA jbo fr cond 25.00 med   
45.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-46.00 sml 39.00                                       
---CABBAGE:  MARKET GREEN CARTONS HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  1 3/4 bushel crates  
and 50 lb cartons NJ Round Green Type med 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 (FEW  
SALES) 14.00 Red Type med 12.00-14.00 PA Round Green Type med 11.00-12.00 50 lb
cartons CD Quebec CD One Round Green Type med 12.00 DE Round Green Type med    
10.00 NY Round Green Type med 10.00-12.00 (FEW SALES) 14.00 50 lb sacks CD     
Quebec CD One Danish Type lge 15.00 1 3/4 bushel cartons NJ Savoy Type med     
12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00                                                       
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00-24.00    
mostly 24.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 sacks 
16 3-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge    
23.00-24.00 50 lb sacks loose AZ jbo 32.00 FEW SALES CA jbo 28.00-30.00 mostly 
30.00 FEW SALES 32.00 IS jbo 30.00 MX jbo 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 cartons     
bunched CA Bunched 24s 22.00 NJ Bunched 12s 12.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA 
Baby Peeled 15.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 22.50               
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET 9S HIGHER, OTHER STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White
9s 12.00-14.00 12s 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 ((FEW SALES) 12.00           
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 20.00-22.00 filmbags 30s           
22.00-24.00                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET LOWER.  wirebound crates DE Yellow 4 dz 10.00 White 4 dz
11.00-12.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 10.00 GA Yellow 4 dz 10.00-12.00 FEW SALES 13.00     
White 4 dz 10.00-12.00 (FEW SALES) 13.00 ord cond 5.00 Bi-Color 4 dz           
10.00-12.00 (FEW SALES) 13.00 NC White 4 dz 10.00-12.00 NJ Yellow 4 dz 10.00   
White 4 dz 10.00 sacks NJ Yellow 4 dz 10.00 5 lb cartons GU miniature type     
18.00-19.00                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET MEDIUM HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel  
cartons MI med fr qual 13.00 OH lge 13.00-14.00 UNWAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ
med 20.00-24.00 1 1/9 bushel crates NJ Pickles med OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO   
QUOTE sml-med fr qual OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE bushel baskets NJ Pickles
med 36.00-42.00 sml fr qual 16.00 GREENHOUSE flats/cartons film wrapped CD     
Ontario CDOne Long Seedless sml 12s 7.00-8.00 20 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne   
Persian med 28.00 DR Persian med 28.00 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CD    
Ontario CDOne Persian med 17.00                                                
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET HIGHER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med 12.00-14.00 ONE LOT  
17.00-18.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped GA med 14.00-15.00 SC med 14.00 30 lb 
cartons HD Chinese med 23.00-25.00 Thai med OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT O QUOTE     
GREENHOUSE 5 kg cartons tray pack NL Italian med OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO     
QUOTE 30 lb cartons HD Indian med-lge 30.00-34.00                              
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 13.00-14.00 1.3 bushel  
crates NJ 18s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 10 lb cartons BL Witloof         
16.00-18.00                                                                    
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates OH 18s 13.00-14.00 1.3 bushel
crates NJ 18s 13.00                                                            
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 25.00     
netted 5s 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 26.00-28.00 mostly 28.00 FEW SALES 30.00 MX White  
super col 60.00 Purple super col 70.00 SP White #11 36.00 cartons 20 1-lb      
plastic jars CQ Peeled 30.00-35.00 mostly 32.00-35.00 FEW SALES 40.00-45.00    
cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-27.00 per jar CQ
Peeled 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.75                                              
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched MD Collard 16-24s 11.00 Kale 16-24s
12.00 NJ Collard 12-16s 11.00 Kale Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 13.00 Swiss Chard Red 
12-16s 13.00 Dandelion 12-16s 13.00 Kohlrabi 12-16s 12.00 OH Collard 24s       
11.00-12.00 Kale 24s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 Mustard 24s 10.00          
cartons/crates bunched NJ Kale 12-16s 11.00-13.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA     
Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 29.00 1/2 cartons bunched 10s 21.00 fineappear     
48.00                                                                          
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA 24s flmwrpd 17.00-20.00 mostly 
18.00-20.00 12s flmwrpd 7.00 (FEW SALES) CD Quebec 24s flmwrpd 15.00-16.00 (FEW
SALES) 18.00                                                                   
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 14.00-16.00 
ONE LABEL 17.00 Red Leaf 24s 15.00-16.00 ONE LABEL 17.00 CD Quebec Green Leaf  
24s 11.00 Red Leaf 24s 11.00 NJ Green Leaf 24s 10.00 Red Leaf 24s 10.00 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 16.00-18.00 mostly         
17.00-18.00 ONE LABEL 20.00 CD Quebec 24s 10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 cartons 12  
18-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 14.50-16.00 (FEW SALES) 18.00 cartons 12    
22-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 15.00                                       
---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 15.00-16.00 HD sml-med 
18.00 Indian Type 18.00                                                        
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec 48s med 12.00-13.00
MX 48s med 12.00-14.00 CA Leeks 12s med-lge 18.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-22.00 NJ  
Leeks 12s sml 16.00 cartons 2 film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag          
10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 (FEW SALES) 14.00 5 kg containers NL Leeks 24.00
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 18.00 Plain 60s 18.00 
cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 17.00 Plain 60s 19.00 OH Curly 60s 17.00 Plain 60s
18.00                                                                          
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI 15.00                 
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed     
14.00-16.00 CA Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 24.00 GU Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed    
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel       
cartons CA Red irreg sz fr qual 28.00-30.00 GA Green exlge 15.00 OCCAS HIGHER  
lge 14.00 OCCAS HIGHER med-lge fr qual 10.00 MX Red irreg sz fr qual 18.00 NC  
Green jbo 14.00 FEW SALES 18.00 exlge 14.00 lge 12.00 med-lge fr qual 10.00 Mxd
Yellow And Green med-lge fr qual 8.00-10.00 NJ Green jbo 14.00-18.00 mostly    
14.00-16.00 exlge 14.00-16.00 lge 12.00-14.00 med-lge fr qual 10.00 SC Green   
jbo 11.00-12.00 exlge 11.00-12.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge OFFERINGS         
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 18.00 Yellow exlge       
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE Orange exlge 18.00-19.00 med 12.00-15.00       
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET HABANERO LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons  
MX Fresno Red 30.00 NC Anaheim 15.00 Hungarian Wax 13.00-14.00 Jalapeno lge    
14.00 Poblano lge 14.00-15.00 Serrano lge 20.00 Shishito 22.00 Yellow Chile    
20.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Jalapeno lge 24.00-27.00 NC Cubanelles lge 14.00 
Jalapeno med 14.00-16.00 Long Hot lge 22.00-23.00 NJ Cubanelles exlge 20.00    
Jalapeno lge 22.00-24.00 Long Hot lge 20.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero green     
15.00-16.00 mixed red and green 15.00-16.00 orange 20.00-24.00 red 16.00-20.00 
ord cond 5.00 10 lb cartons MX Manzano orange 30.00 NC Cherry Hots Red 30.00 25
lb sacks DR Ajies 34.00-35.00 30 lb cartons DR Thai Chili Hots mixed red and   
green 50.00 40 lb containers MX Jalapeno lge 27.00 Serrano lge 27.00           
---RADISHES:  MARKET 40 POUND FILM BAGS AND BUNCHED LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.      
cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 cartons topped
14 1-lb film bags OH Red 10.00-12.00 40 lb film bags topped CD Quebec Red      
16.00-20.00 OH Red 22.00 cartons bunched CD Quebec Red 24s 12.00 OH Red 24s    
13.00-14.00 (FEW SALES) 15.00                                                  
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons WA No Grade Marks      
34.00-34.50                                                                    
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge        
20.00-21.00                                                                    
---SPINACH:  MARKET HIGHER.  1 2/5 bushel cartons bunched CA Flat 24s          
15.00-17.00 1 2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s 18.00-22.00 mostly         
20.00-22.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat 15.00-16.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb  
film bags CA Flat 15.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00                   
---SQUASH:  MARKET ZUCCHINI AND YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons NJ Zucchini sml-med 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00   
med 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 8.00-11.00 med 8.00-9.00 
OH Zucchini sml-med 10.00-12.00 med 9.00-10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med     
10.00 med 8.00-10.00 bushel cartons MX Butternut lge 24.00-33.00 Kabocha lge   
19.00-20.00 Spaghetti sml-med 20.00-22.00 NJ Kabocha lge 16.00 1 1/9 bushel    
cartons NC Acorn lge 12.00 NJ Acorn lge 14.00 5 lb cartons GU Zucchini 15.00   
(Miniature type) Scallop Yellow 18.00-20.00 (Miniature type)                   
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET JAPANESE TYPE HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  40 lb cartons 
CA No Grade Marks Japanese Types med 40.00-44.00 mostly 40.00-42.00 jbo 40.00  
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 9.00                                            
---TOMATOES:  MARKET NEW JERSEY VINE RIPES LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  25 lb cartons
loose AL Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 16.00 CA 85% U.S. One or Better Mature  
Greens light red-red xlge 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 lge 13.00 GA 85% U.S. 
One or Better Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 16.00 NC 85% U.S. One or Better   
Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 16.00 6x6 sz 17.00 NJ Vine Ripes light      
red-red xlge 15.00-20.00 OCCAS HIGHER fr qual 8.00-10.00 lge 10.00-15.00 OCCAS 
HIGHER med 10.00-12.00 OCCAS HIGHER sml 8.00-10.00 SC 85% U.S. One or Better   
Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 14.00 6x6 sz 16.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One
or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 15.50-19.25 6x6 sz 17.50-19.25 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 GREENHOUSE 5     
kg/11 lb flats on the vine CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes red med-lge 12.00       
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  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 14.00                                                                      
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
light red-red med 9.00 GA light red-red med 7.00-8.00 Local Repack light       
red-red med 10.50-11.00                                                        
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AL Roma light     
red-red lge 16.00 SC Roma light red-red lge 12.00-14.00 Local Repack Roma light
red-red exlge 18.50-19.25 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light
red-red lge 17.00 med 14.00 GREENHOUSE 25 lb cartons loose CD Ontario Roma     
light red-red exlge 14.00                                                      
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb film bags MI Purple Top med 15.00         
---VEGETABLES OTHER:  MARKET CACTUS LEAF (NOPALES) HIGHER, OTHERS 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) 18.00-23.00 mostly          
18.00-19.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 12.00-15.00                     

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