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USDA - AMS: Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Los Angeles, CA (2019-05-02)

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture - May 2, 2019

LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 02-MAY-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

Weather at 7:00 a.m. OVERCAST 57                                               
Yesterday's high  70                                                           
                                                                               
https://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/fruits-vegetables                         
HC_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Central Coast California Globe    
Thorned green 12s 30.00 18s 30.00 24s 30.00 Thornless green lge lse 58.00 med  
lse 60.00                                                                      
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched CA Central Coast          
California Green std 24.00 MX Green jbo 24.00 holdovers 20.00 lge 24.00        
holdovers 20.00 std 24.00 holdovers 20.00 PE White lge 46.00-48.00 15 lb       
cartons bunched MX Green Tips lge Offerings insufficient to quote.             
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Baja District Dragon Tongue 27.50  
Haricot Vert (French Type) 18.50-20.00 Wax Type Purple 27.50 Yellow 32.50 15 lb
cartons MX Baja District Italian Type 22.00-27.50 28 lb reusable plastic       
containers (RPC) MX Baja District Fava 24.00-25.00 30 lb cartons CA Desert     
District California Round Green Type Handpicked 27.00-28.00 30 lb reusable     
plastic containers (RPC) MX Round Green Type Handpicked 18.00-20.00 few        
24.00-25.00 fr appear 14.00-15.00                                              
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red Type
12s 12.00-13.00 few 15.00 MX Baja District Red Type 12s 12.00-13.00 fr qual    
9.00-9.50 25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California Red Type med-lge         
12.00-13.00 fr qual 9.00-9.50 Chiogga (Striped) med 24.00 sml-med 23.00-25.00  
Gold Type med-lge 18.00 MX Baja District Red Type med-lge 9.50-10.00           
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s     
20.00-22.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 24.00-26.00 20 lb    
cartons loose CA Central Coast California Crown Cut 22.00-24.00 fr qual        
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA Central Coast         
California jbo 48.00 med 65.00 sml 50.00                                       
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Round   
Green Type med 12.00-13.00 Red Type med 28.00-30.00 45 lb cartons CA Central   
Coast California Savoy Type med-lge 35.00-36.00                                
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District          
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District        
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA Kern District        
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 50 lb sacks loose CA Kern District California   
Juice Type 12.00-13.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Kern District California med       
10.00-10.50 few 11.00 jbo 9.00-10.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Kern District
California Baby Peeled med-lge 14.00-15.00                                     
---CAULIFLOWER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA 
Central Coast California White 9s 36.00 12s 38.00-41.00 fr qual holdovers      
32.00-34.00 16s 36.00-40.00 fr qual holdovers 28.00-32.00 Romanesco 12s 35.00  
16s 35.00                                                                      
---CELERY: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California
2 dz 67.00-70.00 few 72.00 2 1/2 dz 67.00-70.00 few 73.00                      
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS GOOD QUALITY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Desert 
District California White 4 dz 18.00-20.00 one label 23.00 MX Yellow 4 dz      
20.00-22.00                                                                    
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 15.00-16.00 fr qual 
12.00-13.00 ord qual 10.00-10.50 poorer quality and condition 8.00-8.50 lge    
13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50 Baja District lge 14.00 cartons MX 36s 9.00 fr 
qual 7.00-7.50 Baja District 36s 9.00 fr qual 7.00-7.50 50 lb cartons MX       
Pickles 200-300s 24.00 300-400s 26.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long  
Seedless 12s 10.00-10.50 MX Long Seedless 16s 12.00-13.00 18s 12.00-13.00 22 lb
cartons MX Persian sml-med 9.00-9.50 fr appear 4.00 sml 10.50-11.00 Baja       
District Persian sml-med 10.00-11.00 sml 11.00                                 
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons wrapped MX 18s 17.00-18.00 few    
20.00 fr qual 13.00-14.00 24s 15.00-16.00 few 18.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00 30 lb  
cartons MX Chinese med-lge 14.00-15.00 sml-med 18.00-20.00 Italian sml-med     
23.00-24.00 Japanese med-lge 46.00-48.00 Indian sml 18.00                      
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s 14.00-15.00
10 lb cartons BL AIR Witloof 22.00-23.00 CA Central Coast California Witloof   
19.00-19.50 8 lb cartons NL AIR Witloof Red Type 45.00-45.50                   
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s          
17.00-18.00                                                                    
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA Central Coast California super col
66.00 col 63.00 super jbo 60.00 jbo 45.00 CQ BOAT White netted 5s 36.00-40.00  
PE BOAT Purple 60mm/6.0cm 40.00-45.00 SP BOAT White super col 66.00 few low as 
55.00 10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California elephant 42.00                 
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Collard
24s 22.00-24.00 Kale green 24s 13.00-14.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 17.00-18.00   
Kale, Multicolor 24s 24.00-25.00 Mustard Curly 24s 22.00-24.00 Flat 24s        
22.00-24.00 Swiss Chard 12s 12.00-15.00 red 12s 12.00-15.00 Broccoli Rabe      
(Rappini) 20s 38.00-40.00 Dandelion green 12s 12.00-13.00 red 12s 12.00-13.00  
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s   
12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 flm lined 24s 12.00-12.50 24s flmwrpd          
12.00-13.00 30s flmwrpd 11.00-11.50                                            
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California Boston  
24s 20.00-21.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 Green Leaf 24s 12.00-13.00 fr qual         
10.00-10.50 Red Leaf 24s 15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 flats 1 layer CA      
Central Coast California Frisee 24s 16.00-16.50 12s 8.50-9.00 2 lb cartons CA  
Central Coast California Lolla Rossa 24s 9.00-9.75 Red Oak Leaf 24s 9.00-9.75  
Green Oak Leaf 24s 9.00-9.75 3 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Mesculin 
Mix 5.50-6.50 cartons 3 1-lb film bags CA Central Coast California Mesculin Mix
5.50-6.50                                                                      
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s   
15.00-16.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Central Coast   
California Hearts 15.00-16.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50 cartons film lined CA Central
Coast California Hearts 48s 21.00-22.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00                    
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California White 
lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 CD British 
Columbia White lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 PA White lge    
18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 5 lb cartons CA
Central Coast California Shiitake fr qual 15.00-16.00 Oyster 17.00-18.00 few   
low as 16.00 Portobella lge 16.00-17.00 med 16.00-17.00 Woodear 20.00 CQ       
Shiitake med 23.00 cartons 12 1-lb trays film wrapped CA Central Coast         
California White Sliced 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped CA      
Central Coast California White 14.00-14.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CA
Central Coast California White 21.00 5 kg containers per lb CQ King Oyster 2.00
---OKRA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1/2 bushel crates HD sml-med 25.00 1/2 bushel      
cartons HD sml-med 22.00-24.00 MX sml-med 28.00 NI sml-med 24.00-26.00 med     
20.00-22.00                                                                    
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California  
48s med 10.00-11.00 48s sml 9.00-9.50 MX Baja District 48s med 10.00-11.00 48s 
sml 9.00-9.50 Bulb Type 24s 6.50-7.50 CA Central Coast California Leeks med    
15.00-16.00 MX Baja District Leeks med 15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00         
GREENHOUSE 5 kg containers NL AIR Leeks 32.50                                  
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 
60s 15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 Plain 60s 20.00-21.00 few 24.00-25.00 fr   
qual 17.00-18.00                                                               
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CA Central Coast California
22.00-24.00 MX Baja District 22.00-24.00                                       
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central Coast        
California English 38.00-40.00 10 lb cartons MX Snow Peas Decalyxed 12.00-15.00
Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 14.00-15.00                                          
---PEAS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel crates MX Baja District Blackeye 38.00
(marked 30 lbs)                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Desert District
California Green exlge 20.00-21.00 lge 18.00-20.00 med 16.00-18.00 irreg sz    
12.00-13.00 MX Green exlge 20.00-22.00 lge 20.00-22.00 med 15.00-16.00 irreg sz
10.00-12.00 fr qual fr cond 8.00-8.50 Red exlge 32.00-34.00 lge 32.00-34.00 med
28.00-30.00 irreg sz 26.00-28.00 fr qual 22.00-24.00 Yellow exlge 30.00-32.00  
lge 30.00-32.00 irreg sz 26.00-28.00 fr qual 22.00-24.00 Orange irreg sz       
18.00-20.00 15 lb cartons MX Red exlge 24.00-26.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 25 lb   
cartons place pack MX Green exlge 28.00-30.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX 
Red exlge-lge 15.00-16.00 med-lge 12.00-13.00 holdovers 7.00-8.00 Yellow       
exlge-lge 16.00-18.00 med-lge 14.00-16.00 holdovers 7.00-8.00 Orange exlge-lge 
16.00-18.00 med-lge 12.00-14.00 holdovers 7.00-8.00 NL AIR Red exlge-lge 25.00 
Yellow exlge-lge 26.00 Orange exlge-lge 26.00                                  
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates per lb MX Baja 
District Anaheim .60-.70 Habanero orange 2.80-3.00 Jalapeno .50-.60 Pasilla    
.55-.65 Serrano .40-.50 Yellow Chile .55-.65 bushel cartons FL Cubanelles 36.00
20 lb cartons MX Baja District Shishito 20.00-22.00 cartons 12 1-lb film bags  
MX Baja District Mixed Mini Sweet Types 12.00-14.00                            
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California Red 13.00-14.00 25 lb film bags topped CA Central Coast California  
Red 22.00-24.00 FL Red 22.00 MX Baja District Red 20.00-21.00 cartons bunched  
CA Central Coast California Red 48s 17.00-18.00 MX Baja District Red 48s       
17.00-18.00 fr appear 15.00-16.00                                              
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons OR 41.00 GREENHOUSE 6  
kg containers NL 58.00                                                         
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California med 
20.00-22.00 few 24.00 MX Baja District med 19.00-21.50 OR med 20.00-22.00      
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat  
24s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California 12.00-12.50 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Central Coast California
22.00-24.00                                                                    
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY.  4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini Green sml           
13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50 sml-med 13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50 med    
12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 Yellow Straightneck sml 20.00-22.00 fr qual    
holdovers 17.00-18.00 sml-med 20.00-22.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 med 18.00-20.00  
fr qual 15.00-16.00 Grey sml 14.00-15.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 sml-med           
13.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00 med 12.00-13.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 bushel      
cartons MX Acorn Green med 15.00-16.00 lge 18.00-20.00 Butternut sml           
14.00-16.00 med 16.00-18.00 lge 18.00-20.00 Kabocha med 22.00-24.00 Spaghetti  
med 17.00-18.00 22 lb cartons MX Baja District Zucchini Green sml 10.00-12.00  
sml-med 10.00-12.00 med 8.00-10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 17.00-18.00 sml-med 
17.00-18.00 med 15.00-16.00 Grey sml 8.00-10.00 sml-med 8.00-10.00 med         
7.00-8.00                                                                      
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA Atwater Livingston        
California U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 28.00-30.00 Red Types 30.00-33.00 White     
Types 32.00-36.00 Japanese Types 30.00-35.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med   
16.00-18.00 jbo 18.00 Red Types med 18.00-20.00 jbo 20.00-22.00 White Types med
18.00-20.00 jbo 18.00-20.00 30 lb cartons HI BOAT U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type     
49.50                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 2 layer Local Repack Mature Greens light   
red 4x4s 16.00 4x5s 16.00 5x5s 15.00 5x6s 15.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb      
cartons loose MX Vine Ripes light red xlge 16.00 occas 17.00 lge 14.00 flats 2 
layer MX Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 14.00-15.00 fr qual fr cond 12.00-12.50 4x5s
14.00-15.00 fr qual fr cond 12.00-12.50 5x5s 13.00-14.00 fr qual fr cond       
11.00-11.50 5x6s 13.00-14.00 fr qual fr cond 11.00-11.50 lugs 3 layer MX Vine  
Ripes light red 6x6 sz 13.00-14.00 fr qual fr cond 11.00-11.50 CONTROLLED      
ENVIRONMENT flats 1 layer MX Vine Ripes light red 30s 11.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on
the vine MX Vine Ripes red 4-5 count 11.00-12.00 cartons 8 1-lb containers with
lids MX Baja District Vine Ripe - Campari Type 20.00-22.00                     
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets
MX light red-red 14.00-15.00 Baja District light red-red Offerings insufficient
to quote. flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX Baja District Pear Type red 30.00  
cartons 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX Baja District Heirloom Varieties med
12.50                                                                          
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids MX Baja District red 11.00-12.00 fr qual 9.00-9.50 flats  
15 1-pt containers with lids MX Baja District yellow 24.00 20 lb cartons loose 
MX Baja District red 15.00-16.00                                               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons     
loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 12.00-13.00 fr qual fr cond 10.00-10.50 lge  
12.00-13.00 fr qual fr cond 10.00-10.50 med 10.00-11.00 fr qual fr cond        
8.00-8.50                                                                      
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California Purple
Top lge 23.00-25.00 med 22.00-24.00                                            
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   5 lb film bags CA Central Coast        
California Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00-13.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages CA Central     
Coast California Alfalfa Sprouts 15.00-16.00 35 lb crates MX Baja District     
Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 12.00-12.50 19 lb cartons CA Central Coast California    
Cardoon 22.00 5 lb cartons CA Fiddle Head 57.50 10 lb cartons Local Repack     
Jerusalem Artichokes 14.00-16.00 20 lb film bags CA Jerusalem Artichokes       
21.00-26.00 1 layer containers CA Central Coast California Radicchio 9s        
13.00-14.00 12s 15.00-16.00 Castelfranco 12s 21.00-22.00 Treviso 12s 18.50     

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: 25 lb film bags MX Baja District Red Type med-lge 29.00 Gold Type    
med-lge 22.00                                                                  
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s 20.00-22.00          
---CABBAGE: 50 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Round Green Type med     
(wrapped) 42.00 Red Type med (wrapped) 42.00 39.00                             
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00  
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00 25 lb sacks  
loose CA Kern District California med 13.00-16.00 jbo 13.00-16.00 cartons 20   
1-lb film bags CA Kern District California Baby Peeled med-lge 29.00           
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Kale Lacinato (Tuscan)  
24s 26.00 Swiss Chard 12s 28.00 red 12s 28.00                                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Central Coast California Green Leaf 24s 29.00 Red 
Leaf 24s 29.00                                                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA Central Coast California 24s 29.00 cartons 12   
3-count packages CA Central Coast California Hearts 16.00                      
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California 48s med 39.00     
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 60s 24.00 Plain  
60s 24.00                                                                      
---RADISHES: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red 48s 34.00         
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat 24s 29.00         
---SQUASH: 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini Green sml 16.00 Yellow Straightneck  
sml 18.00                                                                      

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