Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Thu Jul 11, 8:08AM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 11-JUL-2019                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NA_FV020                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Mostly Cloudy 72                                          
Yesterday's High 90                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe Thornless 18s 25.00 24s 26.00 
30s 26.00                                                                      
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  pyramid cartons 28 lb bunched MI Green lge
50.00 std 50.00 11 lb cartons bunched MI Green lge 20.00 std 20.00 MX Green lge
25.00 std 24.00-26.00 PE Green lge 22.00-24.00 std 21.00-23.00 sml 17.00-18.00 
---BEANS:  MARKET LOWER.  bushel crates NC Round Green Type Machine Picked     
22.00 NJ Round Green Type Machine Picked 20.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert    
(French Type) 8.00-10.00 (FEW SALES) 6.00                                      
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Red Type 12s 24.00 (FEW SALES) 25 
lb film bags CD Quebec CD One Red Type med-lge 10.00-11.00 NJ Red Type med-lge 
10.00 OH Red Type med-lge 12.00                                                
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET WASHINGTON HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s    
14.00-16.00 (FEW SALES) 18.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 26.00 20 lb cartons    
loose CA Crown Cut 15.00-18.00 Short Trim 18.00 CD Quebec Crown Cut 14.00-15.00
WA Crown Cut 14.00-16.00                                                       
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET LOWER.  25 lb cartons CA med 20.00-22.00 OCCAS    
HIGHER MX med 24.00                                                            
---CABBAGE:  MARKET RED HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  1 3/4 bushel crates and 50 lb  
cartons NJ Round Green Type med-lge 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-20.00 Red Type med
18.00-24.00 FEW SALES HIGH AS 26.00 PA Round Green Type med-lge 17.00 50 lb    
cartons CD Quebec CD One Round Green Type med 16.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec CD   
One Danish Type lge 28.00 1 3/4 bushel crates and 40 lb cartons NJ Savoy Type  
sml 12.00                                                                      
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00-22.00    
mostly 22.00 IS med-lge 20.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00-22.00   
mostly 22.00 IS med-lge 20.00 sacks 16 3-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00-22.00   
mostly 22.00 IS med-lge 20.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 21.00-22.00   
mostly 22.00 IS med-lge 20.00 50 lb sacks loose AZ jbo 25.00 CA jbo 22.00 IS   
jbo 21.00-24.00 cartons bunched CA Bunched 24s 22.00 NJ Bunched 12s 14.00      
cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 15.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA    
Baby Peeled 22.50                                                              
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 20.00 12s    
19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00                                                 
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 20.00-24.00 mostly           
20.00-22.00 fineappear 25.00-26.00 2 1/2 dz 20.00-23.00 fineappear 26.00       
filmbags 30s 24.00-28.00                                                       
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET HIGHER.  wirebound crates DE Yellow 4 dz 20.00 NJ Yellow
4 dz 18.00-20.00 White 4 dz 14.00-18.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 18.00-20.00 24 inch bins 
NJ Yellow 60 doz 125.00                                                        
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET LONG SEEDLES AND PERSIAN STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER.  1 1/9   
bushel cartons OH med fr qual 15.00-17.00 sml 15.00-16.00 UNWAXED 1 1/9 bushel 
cartons MX med 32.00-34.00 fr qual 22.00 lge 28.00 NC med fr qual 16.00 NJ med 
28.00-34.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 fr qual 18.00-20.00 lge 15.00-16.00 1 1/9 bushel
crates NJ Pickles med fr qual 24.00 bushel baskets NJ Pickles med 34.00-38.00  
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless sml 12s         
5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00 20 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne Persian sml 20.00 ord
cond 10.00 DR Persian sml 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-28.00 cartons 8 1-lb trays  
film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Persian sml 14.00                                
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA med fr qual 8.00 lge     
10.00 NC med fr qual 8.00 SC med fr qual 8.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped GA  
med 10.00-12.00 (FEW SALES) 15.00 NC med 10.00-12.00 NJ med 16.00 30 lb cartons
HD Chinese med 30.00 5/9 bushel cartons NJ Italian sml 14.00 40 lb cartons HD  
Thai med 30.00 30 lb cartons FL Indian med 32.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg cartons NL    
Italian med 23.00-26.00                                                        
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CD Quebec 18s 17.00-18.00 NY 18s           
13.00-14.00 Howard crates OH 18s 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 10 lb cartons BL     
Witloof 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00                                         
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET CANADA LOWER, OTHER STEADY.  cartons CD Quebec 18s        
12.00-13.00 OCCAS HIGHER Howard crates OH 18s 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00         
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 35.00     
netted 5s 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 34.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 OCCAS HIGHER MX     
White super col 70.00 Purple super col 70.00 SP White super col 38.00 cartons  
20 1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 54.00-58.00 mostly 54.00-56.00 cartons 4 5-lb   
plastic jars CQ Peeled 44.00-48.00 per jar CQ Peeled 11.00-12.00               
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec Kohlrabi 12s 18.00 OH    
Kale green 24s 12.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 14.00 Mustard 24s 13.00-15.00 Turnip
Tops 24s 13.00-15.00 1 3/5 bushel cartons/crates bunched NJ Collard 12-16s     
10.00-12.00 FEW SALES HIGH AS 16.00 Kale green 12s 10.00-12.00 Dandelion 12s   
14.00 (FEW SALES) 18.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s   
44.00 10 lb ctns bchd 10s 22.00                                                
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s flmwrpd 35.00-40.00 30s    
flmwrpd 32.00 CD Quebec 24s flmwrpd 21.00-26.00 (FEW SALES) 28.00 ord cond     
15.00                                                                          
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 18.00 Green Leaf 24s  
29.00-36.00 Red Leaf 24s 18.00-24.00 fineappear 30.00 CD Quebec Boston 24s     
18.00 Green Leaf 24s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 Red Leaf 24s 14.00-16.00   
mostly 14.00-15.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 6.50-7.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 12
4-oz containers with lid CD Quebec Boston 17.00                                
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 26.00-33.00 mostly         
26.00-30.00 CD Quebec 24s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 (FEW SALES) 16.00 cartons 12
18-oz (3 count) packages CD Quebec Hearts 32.00 cartons 12 22-oz (3 count)     
packages CA Hearts 36.00-38.00 mostly 36.00                                    
---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 HD med-lge 22.00-24.00            
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec 48s med 14.00 MX   
48s med 14.00 NJ 48s med 12.00 OH 48s sml 12.00 crates bunched bulb type MX 48s
lge 21.50-24.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s lge 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00
cartons 2 film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag 12.00-14.00 bundles bunched  
CD Quebec Leeks 19.00                                                          
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 35.00 Plain 60s 35.00 
OH Curly 60s 26.00-28.00 Plain 60s 26.00-28.00                                 
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose AZ 28.00-30.00 MI          
28.00-30.00                                                                    
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates NY English 35.00 10 lb     
cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 28.00-30.00 PE Snow Peas Decalyxed 34.00 GU     
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 PE Sugar Snap Peas    
Decalyxed 34.00                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN JUMBO LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. WIDE    
RANGE IN PRICE. 1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Red irreg sz fr qual 40.00 GA Green jbo
16.00 lge fr qual 7.00 Mxd Red And Green lge 7.00 Mxd Yellow And Green lge 7.00
MX Green exlge 8.00 Red exlge 32.00-34.00 irreg sz fr qual 30.00-36.00 NC Green
jbo 14.00 (FEW SALES) 16.00 exlge 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 (FEW SALES) 16.00   
med-lge fr qual 9.00-10.00 Mxd Yellow And Green lge 7.00-8.00 NJ Green jbo     
15.00-16.00 exlge 15.00 lge fr qual 12.00-14.00 SC Green lge 8.00-9.00 med     
8.00-9.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge 25.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 GREENHOUSE 
1 1/9 bushel cartons CD Ontario CdOne Yellow exlge fr qual 28.00 Orange exlge  
fr qual 25.00 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Yellow exlge 22.00 MX Red    
exlge 27.00-29.00 Yellow exlge 24.00-29.00 Orange exlge 27.00-29.00 NL Red     
exlge 27.00-29.00 Yellow exlge 27.00-29.00 Orange exlge 27.00-29.00            
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1/2 bushel cartons NJ  
Hungarian Wax med 14.00 Jalapeno med-lge 14.00 1 1/9 bushel crates MX Jalapeno 
red lge 35.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Cubanelles lge 12.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00 
mxd yellow and green lge 9.00-10.00 Long Hot med-lge 20.00-25.00 MX Poblano    
med-lge 24.00 NC Long Hot med-lge 25.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero green 20.00   
mixed red and green 18.00-22.00 mxd yellow and green 23.00-24.00 orange 30.00  
red 24.00-26.00 10 lb cartons MX Manzano orange 31.00 25 lb sacks DR Ajies     
OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 30 lb cartons DR Thai Chili Hots green         
50.00-55.00 40 lb containers MX Jalapeno lge 25.00 Poblano med-lge 22.00-25.00 
Serrano sml 28.00                                                              
---RADISHES:  MARKET BUNCHED 24S HIGHER,  OTHERS STEADY.  cartons topped 30    
6-oz film bags OH Red 12.00 (FEW SALES) 14.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags 
OH Red 13.00-14.00 40 lb film bags topped OH Red 25.00 OCCAS HIGHER cartons    
bunched CD Quebec Red 24s 14.00 OH Red 24s 14.00-16.00                         
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge 26.00  
---SPINACH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons bunched CA Flat 24s    
17.00-18.00 1 2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s 20.00-22.00 cartons 12     
10-oz film bags Repacked Enroute Flat 15.00-16.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags 
CA Flat 14.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00                             
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE INPRICE. 1/2 bushel cartons CD Quebec    
Zucchini sml-med 8.00 NJ Zucchini sml-med 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 med         
8.00-12.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 18.00-20.00 med 16.00-18.00 NY Zucchini 
sml-med 10.00-12.00 med 8.00-10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 20.00 OH        
Zucchini sml-med 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 med 8.00-12.00 mostly          
8.00-11.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 12.00-14.00 med 10.00-12.00 PA Zucchini 
med 12.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 20.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn sml fr     
appear 12.00 med 18.00 (FEW SALES) Butternut sml 14.00 med 18.00-20.00 lge     
20.00 Kabocha med 18.00-20.00 lge 20.00 Spaghetti med 18.00-20.00 SOME SALES   
14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ Zucchini lge 14.00 Yellow Straightneck lge 14.00 
5 lb cartons GU Zucchini 14.00-15.00 (MINIATURE)                               
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Japanese Types 
42.00-43.00 No Grade Marks Japanese Types jbo 36.00 FEW SALES HIGH AS 41.00 AND
LOW AS 33.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 26.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types fr   
qual 14.00-16.00 jbo 20.00 20 lb cartons NJ U.S. No. 1 Yellow Jersey med 24.00 
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Mature Greens light 
red-red 5x6 sz 19.00 FL 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 
sz 18.00 GA Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 20.00 xlge 20.00 85% U.S. One or     
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 18.00 6x6 sz 16.00 NC 85% U.S. One or
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 20.00 NJ Vine Ripes pink-light red   
xlge 25.00 fr appear ord qual 12.00 lge 18.00-20.00 med 15.00 sml 10.00-12.00  
PA Vine Ripes red xlge 22.00 SC 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light     
red-red 5x6 sz 18.00 6x6 sz 16.00-18.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One or Better    
Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 19.50-22.50 6x6 sz 19.50-22.50 GREENHOUSE 15
lb flats CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes pink-light red 20s 14.00-15.00 5 kg/11 lb 
flats on the vine CA Vine Ripes light red-red med 8.00-9.00 CD Ontario CDOne   
Vine Ripes light red-red med 10.00 NY Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 7.00-8.00  
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets SC light red-red   
med 16.00 Local Repack light red-red med 16.50 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12    
1-pt baskets MX red med 12.00                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids NJ
light red-red med 16.00 SC light red-red med 16.00 Local Repack light red-red  
med 16.50 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX light      
red-red med 15.00                                                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose TN Roma light     
red-red exlge 19.00 Local Repack Roma light red-red exlge 20.50-21.75 OPEN     
FIELD 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 18.00-20.00 ADAPTED      
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 16.00-20.00 mostly 
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags AZ Purple Top lge 14.00 MI Purple 
Top lge 14.00 NJ Purple Top lge 7.00-10.00                                     
---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) 22.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00    

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---APPLE CIDER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 4 1-gallon bottles NY 18.00-19.00 (FEW
SALES) 20.00 PA Preserved 19.00-20.00 cartons 9 1/2-gallon bottles NY          
20.00-21.00 PA Preserved 20.00