Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 12-SEP-2019                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (803) 737-4497     Fax:  (803) 737-9867                                
                                                                               

CA_FV020                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7 am Fog 72                                                         
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 95                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched PE Green lge 39.00 
std 38.00-39.00                                                                
---BEANS:  MARKET MI ROUND GREEN SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  bushel crates 
TN Flat Green Type 32.00 Half Runners 35.00-40.00 bushel cartons/crates        
precooled MI Round Green Type Machine Picked 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 TN 
Round Green Type Machine Picked 20.00 5 lb cartons bagged GU Haricot Vert      
(French Type) 16.50 SC Lima Green 20.00 Speckled 20.00 TN Lima Green 24.00     
Speckled 24.00                                                                 
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CD Quebec CD One Red Type lge       
14.00-15.00 MI Red Type lge 14.00-15.00 SC Red Type med-lge 12.00-14.00        
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET FLORETTES HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s     
23.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 28.50 20 lb cartons loose CD Quebec Crown Cut  
Short Trim 26.00 MX Crown Cut 20.00 few lower cartons 4 3-lb film bags CA      
Florettes 25.00                                                                
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med
34.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Quebec CD One Red Type med 28.50 
GA Round Green Type med 12.50 Red Type med 29.00 NY Round Green Type med       
13.00-15.00 Red Type med 25.00-28.50 VA Round Green Type med 16.00 few higher  
50 lb sacks NY Round Green Type lge 11.00-12.00                                
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CO Topped med-lge 28.00 MI
Topped med-lge 24.00-26.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags MI Topped med-lge           
24.00-25.00 50 lb sacks loose MI Topped jbo 22.00-23.00 MX Topped jbo          
22.00-25.00 25 lb sacks loose MI Topped jbo 12.50-13.00 MX Topped jbo          
12.50-13.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 27.50-29.00               
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s flmwrp 23.00
holdovers 20.00                                                                
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons MI 3 dz 18.50-21.00 filmbags 30s           
21.00-22.00 filmbags 36s 20.00                                                 
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET MI BI-COLOR MUCH LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  wirebound crates
DE Yellow 4 dz 17.00 few higher Bi-Color 4 dz 17.00 MI Yellow 4 dz 19.00 White 
4 dz 25.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00 NY White 4 dz 17.00 OH Yellow
4 dz 19.00-20.00 White 4 dz 20.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 20.00 VA White 4 dz 17.00      
cartons NY Bi-Color 4 dz 17.00 sacks MX White 4 dz 23.00 VA White 4 dz         
17.00-20.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 18.00-20.00 24 inch bins PA White 60 doz 195.00      
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET WAXED MX LOWER; WAXED MI SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  
1 1/9 bushel cartons IN sml-med fr qual 18.00 1 1/9 bushel crates MI Pickles   
Kirby Type 200-300s 28.00-35.00 SC Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 30.00 WAXED 1   
1/9 bushel cartons MI med fr qual 16.50 MX med fr qual 18.00 sml-med fr qual   
24.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless lge 12s   
14.00-15.00 few 20.00                                                          
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons SC med-lge 17.00 1 1/9      
bushel cartons wrapped GA med 17.00 NC med 18.00 TN sml-med 18.00              
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 58.00     
netted 5s 64.00 few 80.00-85.00 SP White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 65.00               
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Kale 24s 15.00 SC Kale 24s      
12.00-15.00 cartons loose SC Mustard Curly 12.00 Turnip Tops 12.00 various     
containers bunched/loose SC Collard 12s 20.00-22.00 few higher                 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 22.00 holdovers  
18.00 24s flmwrpd 22.00-24.00 holdovers 20.00                                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 24.00 Green Leaf 24s  
20.00 Red Leaf 24s 20.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 10.00 10 lb cartons film 
lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 21.00                                     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 26.00 MI 24s 23.00 cartons 
12 3-count packages CA Hearts 21.00-24.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Crown Cut
Leaves 21.50                                                                   
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.50-18.00 sml 21.00
Sliced med 18.50-20.00 mostly 18.50 5 lb cartons PA White med 10.50 Cremini med
11.50 Portobella lge 14.00 3 lb cartons PA White sml 9.50 Shiitake med 16.50   
Oyster med 14.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White med 14.50-15.00   
few 16.00 Cremini med 15.50-16.00 few 17.00                                    
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med 19.00 SC sml-med        
18.00-22.00 few higher                                                         
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC 48s 14.00 crates bunched  
SC 24s 10.00-13.00 cartons bunched MX Leeks 12s 24.00 cartons 4 2-lb film bags 
loose iceless MX 18.00                                                         
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 24.00
Plain 60s 24.00                                                                
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CD    
Quebec lge 40.00                                                               
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas
Decalyxed 13.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 13.00                                
---PEAS OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  mesh sacks approx 27 lbs SC Purple Hull        
20.00-24.00 Pinkeye 20.00-24.00 TN Pinkeye 24.00                               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Green exlge    
18.50 irreg sz fr qual 14.00 Red exlge 41.00 MI Green exlge 18.00-18.50 irreg  
sz fr qual 14.00-15.00 MX Red irreg sz fr qual 35.00 Yellow irreg sz fr qual   
30.00 NC Green jbo 18.00 few 14.00 irreg sz fr qual 12.00 OH Green irreg sz fr 
qual 14.00 SC Green med 12.00 irreg sz fr qual 12.00 GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons  
MX Red jbo 24.00 exlge 23.00 Yellow exlge 24.00 Orange exlge 24.00             
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET 1 1/9 BUCTNS MX SERRANO SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT
STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons GA Jalapeno lge 14.00 NC Habanero mxd orange and   
green lge 34.00 SC Habanero mixed red and green lge 24.00 mxd orange and green 
lge 24.00 1/2 bushel baskets SC Cubanelles lge 15.00 red lge 15.00 Finger Hot  
med 21.00 Hungarian Wax lge 15.00-16.00 Jalapeno lge 13.00-14.00 red lge 15.00 
Long Hot med-lge 17.00 Serrano lge 15.00 1 1/9 bushel crates SC Jalapeno exlge 
21.00 few higher red lge 22.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Jalapeno lge 21.00-23.00
MX Poblano lge 20.00-24.50 Serrano med 25.00 NC Jalapeno lge fr qual 15.00 OH  
Serrano med 28.00 8 lb cartons MX Habanero orange med 25.00                    
---RADISHES:  MARKET 30 6-OZ MI & 14 1-LB MI SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.    
cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags AZ Red 20.00 MI Red 13.00-15.00 cartons topped
14 1-lb film bags CD Quebec Red 20.00 MI Red 13.50-15.00 40 lb film bags topped
MI Red 27.00-32.00 few higher                                                  
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge    
35.00                                                                          
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat 17.50-20.00 few
lower                                                                          
---SQUASH:  MARKET MI MEDIUM ZUCCHINI & MI MEDIUM STRAIGHTNECK SLIGHTLY LOWER; 
OTHERS STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons MI Zucchini sml 15.00 med 12.00-13.00 Yellow
Straightneck sml 15.00 med 13.00 NC Zucchini sml 15.00-16.00 med 12.00-13.00   
Yellow Straightneck sml 15.00 med 13.00 SC Zucchini sml 17.00-18.00 med 15.00  
Scallop Yellow sml-med 18.00 3/4 bushel cartons GA Yellow Crookneck sml 19.00  
SC Yellow Crookneck sml 22.00-23.00 med 18.00 bushel cartons MI Acorn med 25.00
lge 29.00 Butternut med 25.00 Spaghetti sml 25.00 med 24.00-25.00 MX Butternut 
med 25.00 OH Acorn med 25.00 Spaghetti med 24.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons MI       
Zucchini lge 11.00 35 lb min containers MX Grey med 34.00                      
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 2 Orange Types   
26.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 25.00-26.00 few 29.50 No Grade Marks Orange   
Types med 15.00-17.50 few higher jbo 20.00-22.00                               
---TOMATOES:  MARKET 25 LB CTNS LOOSE NC VINE RIPES 6X6 SZ SLIGHTLY HIGHER;    
OTHERS STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz
21.00 6x6 sz 21.00 NC U.S. Comb Immature Greens 5x6 sz 18.00-22.00 few higher  
TN U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 21.00 6x6 sz 21.00 25 lb cartons   
place pack GA Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 18.00 xlge 18.00 5x6 sz 18.00 6x6  
sz 17.00 NC Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 xlge  
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 5x6 sz 14.00-15.00 few 18.50 6x6 sz 14.00-17.00 
few 18.50 yellow xlge 24.00-26.00 few 20.00 5x6 sz fr qual 20.00 Local Repack  
U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 23.00 6x6 sz 23.00 cartons 2 layer    
Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 4x4s 21.00 4x5s 21.00 5x5s 21.00
5x6s 21.00 15 lb flats NC Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties Cherokee Purple lge   
20.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets GA Red med         
17.00-18.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Red med 18.00         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids GA
red 14.00 NC red 14.00-16.00 TN red 15.00 20 lb cartons loose NC red 28.00 few 
higher and lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX red 
16.00                                                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose GA Roma light red 
exlge 17.00 NC Roma light red-red exlge 14.00-16.00 few higher ADAPTED         
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red exlge 17.50-21.00            
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CD Quebec CDOne Purple Top lge    
14.00 MI Purple Top med 15.00                                                  
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 4-oz     
packages SC Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00 35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 20.00 1
layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 9s 15.50 12s 15.50