Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 06-DEC-2018                                     
                                                                               
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 Few Clouds 25                                                  
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 51                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched PE Green std 24.00 
few 32.00                                                                      
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel crates FL Flat Green Type 21.00-22.00 few    
30.00 Half Runners 30.00-38.00 bushel cartons/crates precooled FL Round Green  
Type Handpicked 19.00-23.00 Machine Picked 20.00 5 lb cartons bagged GU Haricot
Vert (French Type) 18.50                                                       
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates bunched SC Red Type 12s 20.00 25 lb  
film bags CD Quebec CD One Red Type med 11.00-13.00 FL Red Type lge 13.00 MI   
Red Type lge 14.00-15.00                                                       
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 28.00-35.00 Baby Hybrid Type 
bchd 18s 36.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut Short Trim 24.00 MX Crown Cut  
Short Trim 24.00 SC Crown Cut 18.00 few higher cartons 4 3-lb film bags CA     
Florettes 32.00                                                                
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons MX med
34.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Quebec Round Green Type med      
24.00-28.00 Red Type med 28.00-29.00 GA Round Green Type med 27.00 NC Round    
Green Type med 26.00-28.00 Red Type med 28.00-29.00 SC Round Green Type med fr 
cond 15.00 50 lb sacks NC Round Green Type lge 17.00-18.00 NY Round Green Type 
lge 17.00-18.00                                                                
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge         
22.00-23.00 CD Quebec CDOne Topped med-lge 28.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA    
Topped med-lge 21.00-23.00 50 lb sacks loose CD Quebec Topped jbo 19.00 MI     
Topped jbo 20.00 MX Topped jbo 19.00-21.00 25 lb sacks loose MX Topped jbo     
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled        
26.00-29.00                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s flmwrp 35.00
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 3 dz 24.50-31.00 filmbags 30s 28.00     
filmbags 36s 26.00                                                             
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  wirebound crates FL Yellow 4 dz 15.00-20.00    
mostly 15.00-18.00 White 4 dz 15.00-20.00 mostly 15.00-18.00 Bi-Color 4 dz     
15.00 few higher sacks MX White 4 dz 23.00                                     
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates FL Pickles Kirby Type 
200-300s 34.00-35.00 MX Pickles Kirby Type 200-300s 32.00-35.00 WAXED 1 1/9    
bushel cartons FL sml-med fr qual 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 MX med fr qual
19.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless med 
12s 17.00-21.00 few higher                                                     
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL med-lge fr qual 16.00 1  
1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med 19.00-21.00                                  
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White 50-55mm/5.0-5.5cm 54.00     
netted 5s 54.00-55.00 few higher                                               
---GREENS: OFFERINGS COLLARDS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA   
Kale 24s 18.50 SC Kale 24s 12.00-15.00 few higher cartons loose SC Mustard     
Curly 12.00 Turnip Tops 12.00 various containers bunched/loose SC Collard 12s  
35.00                                                                          
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET FLORIDA 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.        
cartons CA flm lined 24s 57.00-59.00 24s flmwrpd 58.00-60.00 FL 24s 55.00-57.00
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 59.00 Red Leaf 24s
35.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 9.50 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf 
Crown Cut Leaves 25.00                                                         
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 35.00 
FL 24s 28.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 35.00                       
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.00-18.00 mostly   
16.00-17.00 sml 18.00 Sliced med 16.50-18.00 mostly 16.50 5 lb cartons PA White
med 10.00 Sliced med 10.50 Portobella lge 14.00 3 lb cartons PA White sml 9.50 
Shiitake med 16.50 Oyster med 14.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White
med 13.00-14.00 few 16.00 Cremini med 14.00-15.00 few 17.00                    
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med 19.00-22.00 1/2 bushel  
cartons HD sml-med 17.00-22.00                                                 
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched SC 48s 22.00 crates bunched  
SC 24s 12.00-13.00 cartons bunched bulb type SC Bulb Type 24s bulb type 20.00  
cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s 28.50 cartons 4 2-lb film bags loose iceless MX   
32.00                                                                          
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 26.00
Plain 60s 26.00 SC Plain 30s 14.00                                             
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CD    
Quebec lge 25.00                                                               
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas
Decalyxed 25.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Green exlge    
33.00 irreg sz fr qual 28.00-29.00 few 25.00 HD Red exlge 39.00 Orange lge     
45.00 MX Red irreg sz fr qual 32.00-38.00 Yellow irreg sz fr qual 30.00-32.00  
GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Red exlge 26.00 Yellow exlge    
27.00                                                                          
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons Local Repack Hungarian  
Wax lge 14.00 Jalapeno exlge 15.00 Serrano lge 19.00 5/9 bushel crates FL      
Hungarian Wax lge 18.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Jalapeno exlge 25.00-28.00     
Poblano lge 26.00 MX Jalapeno exlge 22.00-26.00 Poblano exlge 25.00-28.00      
Serrano lge 37.00 8 lb cartons MX Habanero orange lge 21.00-24.00              
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags AZ Red          
13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 CD Quebec Red 13.50 cartons topped 14 1-lb film 
bags AZ Red 13.50 CD Quebec Red 16.00 40 lb film bags topped AZ Red 27.00 CD   
Quebec Red 20.00-24.00 FL Red 29.00                                            
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne wxd lge          
25.00-26.00                                                                    
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  1.3 bushel crates SC Savoy 20.00 cartons 12 10-oz 
film bags CA Flat 20.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00                               
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Zucchini sml 12.00-14.00 few 
18.00 med 10.00-12.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 15.00-17.00 med 13.00-15.00 3/4  
bushel cartons FL Yellow Crookneck sml 18.00-22.00 med 12.00-16.00 MI Delicata 
med 21.00 bushel cartons CD Quebec Butternut lge 20.00 Spaghetti lge 20.00 MI  
Acorn lge 19.00 Buttercup med-lge 20.00 Butternut med-lge 24.00-25.00 Turban   
med-lge fr cond 15.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL Zucchini lge 13.00 GA Acorn med  
26.00 Spaghetti sml-med 28.00 MI Acorn med-lge 24.00-25.00 Carnival med 21.00  
Spaghetti sml-med 24.00-25.00                                                  
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  NEW CROP 40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange
Types 20.00-22.00 U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 15.00-16.00 No Grade Marks Orange    
Types jbo 15.00 Japanese Types med 28.00-30.00 Okinawan Type med 25.00 NC U.S. 
No. 1 Orange Types 17.00-21.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med 15.00-17.00 jbo 
15.00-18.00 Okinawan Type med 25.00 SC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 18.00-20.00 few 
higher No Grade Marks Orange Types med 16.00 few higher jbo 15.00 few higher   
---TOMATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL U.S. Comb Mature Greens   
pink-light red 5x6 sz 26.00 6x6 sz 26.00 Immature Greens 5x6 sz 26.00-28.00 25 
lb cartons place pack FL Vine Ripes pink-light red jbo 24.00-28.00 xlge        
24.00-28.00 5x6 sz 24.00-28.50 mostly 24.00 6x6 sz 21.00 few 28.50 Local Repack
U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 5x6 sz 28.00 6x6 sz 28.00 cartons 2 layer    
Local Repack U.S. Comb Mature Greens light red 4x4s 25.00 4x5s 25.00 5x5s 25.00
5x6s 25.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine Ripes light red 4x4 
sz 28.50                                                                       
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red lge 19.00   
flats 12 1-pt cups with lids FL Red med 21.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt
baskets MX Red med 26.50                                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
red 21.00-25.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX   
red 26.50                                                                      
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL Roma light red 
exlge 35.00 lge 32.00 few lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma
light red exlge 35.00-36.00 light red-red med 25.00                            
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags MI Purple Top lge 14.00-16.50 SC  
Purple Top med 14.00                                                           
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 4-oz     
packages SC Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00 35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 21.00 1
layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 9s 16.00 12s 16.00                     

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---ORNAMENTAL CORN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates MI    
Indian bchd 12-3s 35.00