Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Baltimore, MD
BALTIMORE Terminal Prices as of 13-MAR-2018                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (410) 799-4840     Fax:  (410) 799-8442                                
                                                                               

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Weather at 7:00 a.m. Partly Cloudy 32
Yesterday's High 43                                                                                
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 13.00-14.00            
---BATATAS:  MARKET HIGHER.  40 lb sacks FL 46.00                              
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons MX 31.00                         
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 24.00-25.00 fr qual 18.00         
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 28.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 MX fr  
cond 18.00-18.50 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 26.00 
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 9s 20.00 40 lb sacks MX   
Fresh 24s 30.00-33.00 mostly 32.00 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 34.00-36.00       
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                 
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 65.00-66.00 CQ 22.00-27.00   
mostly 22.00-23.00 5 lb cartons Local Repack 8.00                              
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2s 35.00                    
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 19.00-20.00 mostly 19.00    
occasional higher                                                              
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  bundles 12s MX 22.00                
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons EC Blanca 30.00-35.00 Lila          
30.00-35.00                                                                    
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL 16.00-18.00                    
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose MX 62.00-66.00              
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Eddoes 28.00-30.00 40 lb sacks MX   
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 18.00                                               
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): NO OFFERINGS                                             
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  38 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC)  
MX 19.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-21.00 Milpero 25.00-30.00                          
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb mshsks FI Orange Type 175.00                
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca 32.00-33.00 40 lb    
cartons JM Yellow 60.00-70.00 fr qual 47.00                                    
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 20.00 occasional higher   
and lower