Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
USDA - Tue Sep 10, 9:05AM CDT
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 10-SEP-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 68                                         
Yesterday's High 84                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thornless 18s 24.00 24s     
24.00 30s 24.00                                                                
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET LOWER.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Green std 36.00 PE Green
jbo 42.00 lge 36.00-40.00 std 34.00-39.00 sml 26.00 White std 20.00            
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel crates NJ Round Green Type Machine Picked    
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 NY Round Green Type Machine Picked 10.00-14.00 mostly 
12.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 15.00 (FEW SALES)             
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec Red Type 12s 16.00 OH Red 
Type 12s 16.00 crates bunched NJ Red Type 12s 18.00 (FEW SALES) 25 lb film bags
CD Quebec CD One Red Type med 6.00 lge 8.00-10.00 NJ Red Type lge 9.00 OH Red  
Type lge 10.00                                                                 
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 18s 16.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd  
18s 25.00 ME bchd 14s 16.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 16.00-18.00 CD    
Ontario Crown Cut 16.00 ME Crown Cut 16.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim 17.00-18.00 
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med 20.00-26.00 mostly  
24.00-26.00 SOME SALES LOW AS 18.00 ONE LABEL 29.00                            
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Quebec CD One Round Green Type   
med 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 Red Type med 20.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 
NJ Round Green Type med 12.00 NY Round Green Type med 10.00-14.00 mostly       
10.00-12.00 Red Type med 18.00-20.00 PA Round Green Type med 10.00 Flat type   
12.00 Red Type sml-med 16.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec CD One Danish Type lge      
10.00-11.00 NY Danish Type lge 11.00 50 lb containers NJ Savoy Type sml-med    
14.00 NY Savoy Type sml-med 14.00-15.00                                        
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 20.00-23.00    
mostly 21.00-22.00 CD Ontario CDOne med-lge 16.00-17.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags
CA med-lge 22.00 CD Ontario CDOne med-lge 16.00-17.00 sacks 16 3-lb film bags  
CA med-lge 22.00 CD Ontario CDOne med-lge 16.00-17.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags  
CA med-lge 22.00 CD Ontario CDOne med-lge 13.00-14.00 50 lb sacks loose CA jbo 
22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 CD Ontario CDOne jbo 16.00-18.00 Quebec CDOne   
jbo 16.00-18.00 MI lge 13.00-14.00 MX jbo 13.00-14.00 cartons bunched CA       
Bunched 24s 22.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 15.00 cartons 30    
1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 22.00-23.00                                      
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 14.00-17.00  
12s 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 CD Quebec CDOne White 12s 17.00 flat cartons
jacket pack CD Quebec CDOne White 9s 14.00                                     
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 16.00-18.00 filmbags 30s           
18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 OCCAS HIGHER                                    
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET LOWER.  wirebound crates NJ Yellow 4 dz 12.00-14.00     
White 4 dz 12.00-14.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 12.00-14.00 NY Yellow 4 dz 12.00-14.00    
White 4 dz 12.00-14.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 12.00-14.00 sacks NJ White 5 dz 12.00     
Bi-Color 5 dz 12.00 5 lb cartons Gu miniature type 20.00                       
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons NY med fr qual 12.00 
OH med fr qual 12.00 TN med fr qual 12.00 UNWAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med  
20.00 fr qual 13.00 sml 14.00 lge 13.00 bushel baskets NJ Pickles med 34.00    
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless med 12s 13.00   
sml 12s 12.00-15.00 20 lb cartons DR Persian sml 31.00-36.00 cartons 8 1-lb    
trays film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Persian sml 14.00                          
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med  
7.00-8.00 (FEW SALES) 10.00 lge 7.00 TN med fr qual 5.00-6.00 4/7 bushel       
containers NJ Long Striped sml 13.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese med 23.00-24.00  
1/2 bushel cartons NJ Italian sml 13.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ Sicilian med   
24.00 30 lb cartons HD Thai med 46.00 (FEW SALES) 1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ White
sml 10.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg cartons NL Italian med OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO     
QUOTE                                                                          
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CD Quebec 18s 17.00 Howard crates OH 18s   
15.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00                  
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CD Quebec 18s 17.00 1.3 bushel crates NJ 
18s 15.00 Howard crates OH 18s 15.00                                           
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 65-70mm/6.5-7.0cm 62.00     
netted 5s 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 69.00-72.00 MX White 65-70mm/6.5-7.0cm 70.00 SP    
White super col 54.00 Purple super col 75.00 10 lb cartons MX Elephant 40.00   
(FEW SALES) cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 60.00-62.00 mostly 60.00    
cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 55.00-58.00 SP Peeled 50.00-52.00 per jar
CQ Peeled 13.75-14.50 SP Peeled 12.50-13.00                                    
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Swiss Chard green 12s 20.00 red 
12s 20.00 Mixed Colors 12s 24.00 CD Quebec Swiss Chard green 12s 16.00 red 12s 
16.00 Mixed Colors 12s 16.00 MD Collard 24s 10.00 Kale green 24s 11.00 OH Kale 
green 24s 12.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 14.00 Mustard 24s 15.00 Turnip Tops 24s  
15.00 1 3/5 bushel cartons/crates bunched NJ Collard 12-16s 10.00-12.00 Kale   
green 12s 10.00-12.00 Swiss Chard green 12s 16.00 red 12s 13.00 20 lb cartons  
bunched CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 45.00 10 lb ctns bchd 10s 20.00 fr qual 
30.00                                                                          
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s flmwrpd 16.00-19.00 mostly 
16.00-18.00 ord cond 9.00-10.00                                                
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 15.00-16.00 Red   
Leaf 24s 15.00-16.00 CD Quebec Green Leaf 24s 11.50-14.00 mostly 11.50-12.00   
Red Leaf 24s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 6.50-7.00   
GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with lid CD Quebec Boston 17.00-18.00    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 19.00-21.00 fineappear     
24.00 CD Quebec 24s 20.00-22.00 cartons 12 22-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts  
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---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 HIGHER.  1/2 bushel crates FL med-lge 26.00 1/2 bushel cartons
HD med-lge 24.00                                                               
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec 48s med 12.00 MX   
48s med 15.00 crates bunched NJ Leeks 12s lge 15.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks   
12s lge 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 fineappear 21.00 NJ Leeks 12s lge 15.00 
cartons 2 film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag 10.50-11.00 bundles bunched  
CD Quebec Leeks 14.50 NJ Leeks 12.00                                           
---PARSLEY:  MARKET CALIFORNIA LOWER, OTHER STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Plain   
60s 28.00 OH Curly 60s 18.00 Plain 60s 20.00 cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 20.00
OCCAS HIGHER Plain 60s 22.00 OCCAS HIGHER                                      
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI 24.00                 
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU English 13.00-14.00 Snow Peas 
Decalyxed 10.00-11.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 10.00-12.00 fr cond 8.00 PE    
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 13.00-14.00 fr cond 10.00                            
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1 1/9 bushel       
cartons CD Ontario Mxd Yellow And Green lge 7.00 CdOne Green exlge 10.00 lge   
8.00-9.00 Red lge 22.00 NJ Green jbo 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 (FEW SALES) 14.00
exlge 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 (FEW SALES) 12.00 lge 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 fr   
qual 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 med 7.00 Red exlge 25.00 Mxd Red And Green lge      
6.00-7.00 Mxd Yellow And Green lge 6.00 OH Green jbo 11.00 exlge 10.00 lge 9.00
PA Green exlge 9.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 25 lb  
cartons CA Red irreg sz fr qual 26.00-28.00 MX Red irreg sz fr qual 22.00-23.00
GREENHOUSE 25 lb cartons CD Ontario Orange med fr qual ord cond 10.00 NL Yellow
lge 25.00 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Yellow exlge 21.00-22.00 MX Red  
exlge 12.00 Yellow exlge 10.00 OCCAS LOWER Orange exlge 18.00 OCCAS HIGHER NL  
Red exlge 18.00                                                                
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET MEXICO HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL
Finger Hot green sml 20.00-22.00 NJ Anaheim med holdovers 6.00 OH Jalapeno med 
12.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Poblano med-lge 26.00-28.00 NJ Cubanelles lge    
10.00 Jalapeno lge 18.00 Long Hot lge 10.00-11.00 red lge 18.00 Poblano lge    
12.00-16.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero mixed red and green 18.00-20.00 mxd orange
and green 18.00-20.00 mxd yellow and green 18.00-20.00 orange 20.00-22.00 red  
20.00-22.00 NJ Habanero orange 14.00 30 lb cartons DR Thai Chili Hots green    
58.00-60.00 red 60.00-65.00 40 lb containers MX Finger Hot sml 42.00 Jalapeno  
lge 22.00-24.00 red lge 32.00 Serrano sml 23.00                                
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CD Quebec Red   
10.00 OH Red 10.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags CD Quebec Red 10.00 OH Red 
11.00 40 lb film bags topped OH Red 20.00-21.00 cartons bunched CD Quebec Red  
24s 13.00-14.00 OH Red 24s 14.00                                               
---RUTABAGAS:    50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT 
TO QUOTE                                                                       
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 16.00 1  
2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s 20.00 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 LOWER. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 1/2 bushel cartons CD Ontario   
Zucchini sml-med 8.00 med 6.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 10.00 GA Yellow     
Straightneck sml-med 14.00 med 11.00-12.00 NC Zucchini sml-med 9.00-10.00 med  
7.00-8.00 NJ Zucchini sml-med 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 med 6.00-8.00 mostly
6.00-7.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 9.00-10.00 med 9.00-10.00 NY Zucchini    
sml-med 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 med 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 OH Zucchini sml-med  
9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 bushel cartons CD Ontario    
Butternut lge 18.00 Spaghetti med-lge 18.00 MX Butternut med-lge 12.00-15.00   
Kabocha lge 21.00 NJ Acorn med-lge 15.00-16.00 Butternut med 16.00 Kabocha med 
16.00-20.00 OH Spaghetti med-lge 20.00 PA Acorn med 16.00 Butternut med 16.00  
Kabocha med 16.00 5 lb cartons GU Scallop Yellow 18.00-20.00                   
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET CALIFORNIA HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA 
U.S. No. 1 Japanese Types 48.00-50.00 (Purple 50.00) No Grade Marks Japanese   
Types jbo 36.00-43.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 28.00-30.00 (FEW SALES) 32.00 
No Grade Marks Orange Types fr qual 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 jbo 20.00-24.00   
mostly 22.00-24.00                                                             
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 25 lb cartons loose AL 
Vine Ripes light red-red jbo 20.00 CA Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz       
20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 6x6 sz 24.00 CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes light red-red
xlge 18.00 lge 16.00 med 14.00 TN Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 18.00-19.00 85%
U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 22.00 Local Repack 85%   
U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 23.50-23.75 6x6 sz       
23.75-25.50 GREENHOUSE 20 lb cartons loose NY Vine Ripes red 6x6 sz 18.00 5    
kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes red med-lge 9.00-10.00 NY Vine Ripes  
red med-lge 8.00                                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET LOWER.  flats 12 1-pt baskets Local Repack light  
red-red med 20.75 flats 12 1-pt cups with lids NJ light red-red med 14.00-15.00
PA light red-red med 16.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX light  
red-red med 21.00                                                              
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids CD Ontario light red-red med 10.00-12.00 mostly           
11.00-12.00 NJ light red-red med 15.00 NY light red-red med 14.00 PA light     
red-red med 11.00 Local Repack light red-red med 17.50-18.50 GREENHOUSE flats  
12 1-pt containers with lids CD Ontario light red-red med 10.00-12.00 mostly   
11.00-12.00                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY. WIDE RANGE IN PRICE. 25 lb cartons     
loose CD Ontario Roma light red-red exlge 16.00 lge 16.00 TN Roma light red-red
exlge 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 Local Repack Roma light red-red exlge           
19.75-25.50 OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge         
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light 
red-red exlge 20.00-22.00                                                      
---TURNIPS:  MARKET LOWER.  25 lb film bags NJ Purple Top lge 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) 19.00-20.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 12.00-14.00           

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---APPLE CIDER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 4 1-gallon bottles PA Preserved 20.50 
cartons 9 1/2-gallon bottles PA Preserved 21.50