Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - San Francisco, CA
SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 06-DEC-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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SX_FV020                                                                       
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe Thorned green 18s 19.50-20.50 
few 24.50 24s 19.50-20.50 few 24.50 30s 12.50-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00         
occasional higher Thornless green lge lse 48.50 med lse 42.50                  
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Green jbo 28.00        
occasional higher lge 24.00-26.00 occasional higher std 20.00 occasional higher
15 lb cartons bunched MX Green tips 26.00-28.00                                
---BEANS:  MARKET CA ROUND GREEN TYPE LOWER; MX ABOUT STEADY.  bushel cartons  
CA Round Green Type 36.00-38.00 mostly 36.50-37.50 occasional higher bushel    
reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Round Green Type 37.00-41.00 mostly       
39.50-40.50 occasional lower few 50.00 30 lb cartons CA Fava 32.00-34.00       
occasional lower cartons10 1-lb film bags MX Haricot Vert (French Type)        
29.00-31.00 occasional higher                                                  
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 17.50-18.50   
few 20.50 25 lb film bags MX Red Type lge 12.00-13.00 occasional lower Chiogga 
(Striped) lge 20.00 occasional higher Gold Type lge 18.00 occasional higher OR 
Red Type med-lge 11.00-12.00 occasional lower Gold Type lge 19.00-20.00        
occasional higher WA Red Type lge 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occasional    
higher Gold Type lge 18.00 occasional higher                                   
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 18s 30.00-32.00 occasional higher
Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 28.00-29.00 occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose CA  
Crown Cut 36.00 occasional lower Short Trim 38.00-39.00 occasional lower       
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med 34.00-36.00 few     
40.00-42.00                                                                    
---CABBAGE:  MARKET STEADY.  45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s          
23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 occasional higher Red Type 18-24s 28.00-29.00         
occasional lower Savoy Type 10-14s 20.00-21.00 occasional higher               
---CARROTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge   
18.50-19.50 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA Topped med 18.50-19.50 50 lb cartons    
loose CA Topped jbo 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 occasional higher CO Topped jbo   
19.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Topped jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occasional
higher CD Ontario Topped jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 MX Topped Mixed    
Colors med-lge 20.00-22.00 WA Topped jbo 9.00-10.00 occasional higher cartons  
bunched CA 24s 19.00-20.00 occasional higher cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby 
Peeled 23.00-25.00 mostly 23.50-24.50 occasional higher                        
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET WHITE LOWER; COLORS STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA   
White 12s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00 occasional higher Green 12s           
38.00-40.00 occasional lower Orange 12s 38.00-40.00 occasional lower Purple 12s
38.00-40.00 occasional lower Romanesco 12s 42.00 occasional lower              
---CELERY:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA 2 dz 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-34.00     
occasional lower                                                               
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Yellow 4 dz min 36.50-38.50         
occasional higher White 4 dz min 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 occasional higher few
24.00 MX Yellow 4 dz 34.00-35.00 occasional lower few 28.00                    
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 24.00-26.00         
occasional lower fr qual 18.00 occasional higher lge 19.00-21.00 mostly        
19.00-20.00 occasional higher bushel plastic containers MX Pickles med         
27.00-29.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 occasional higher few 25.00 20 lb cartons MX    
Persian 22.00-24.00 occasional higher GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long  
Seedless 16s 26.00 occasional lower MX Long Seedless 16s 19.00-20.00 occasional
lower                                                                          
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped MX 18s 18.00-20.00  
mostly 18.00 occasional lower 24s 16.50-18.50 mostly 17.00-18.00 occasional    
lower 40 lb cartons HD Chinese lge 27.00 occasional higher 35 lb cartons CA    
Japanese med 30.00-32.00 occasional higher 25 lb cartons MX Indian med 28.00   
occasional lower                                                               
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 24.00 occasional higher 10 lb
cartons CA Witloof 22.50                                                       
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 24.00-26.00 occasional     
higher                                                                         
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA White super col 75.00-76.00       
occasional lower col 72.00-73.00 occasional higher CQ Purple netted 5s 65.00   
occasional lower cartons 4 5-lb film bags CA Peeled 72.00-74.00 occasional     
lower cartons 6 5-lb film bags CQ Peeled 64.00-66.00 occasional lower          
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Collard 24s 20.00-22.00         
occasional higher few 26.00 12s 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 occasional higher Kale
24s 17.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occasional lower 12s 11.00 occasional lower       
Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occasional higher Mustard Curly 
24s 25.00-26.00 occasional lower 12s 13.00-15.00 occasional higher Swiss Chard 
green 24s 20.00-22.00 12s 14.50-16.50 mostly 16.00-16.50 occasional lower few  
17.00-17.50 Mixed Colors 24s 19.00-20.00 few 24.00 12s 14.50-15.50 occasional  
higher Red 24s 20.00-22.00 12s 14.50-16.50 mostly 16.00-16.50 occasional lower 
few 17.50 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 45.00-47.00 occasional lower few 52.00   
Dandelion 12s 16.00 occasional higher Kohlrabi 12s 20.50-22.50 mostly          
21.00-22.00 cartons loose CA Kale, Multicolor 24s 26.00-27.00 occasional lower 
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 60.00-62.00      
occasional lower 24s flmwrpd 63.00-65.00 occasional lower                      
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET BOSTON, GREEN AND RED LEAF HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.    
cartons CA Boston 24s 61.00-63.00 mostly 61.50-62.50 occasional higher Green   
Leaf 24s 58.00-62.00 mostly 60.50-61.50 occasional lower few 65.00 Red Leaf 24s
58.00-62.00 mostly 60.50-61.50 occasional lower few 65.00 flats 1 layer CA     
Frisee 24s 21.50 12s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin   
Mix 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut     
Leaves 18.50 1 lb film bags CA Mache 14.00-15.00                               
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET 24S LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons film lined CA   
24s 32.00-36.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 few 39.00 cartons 12 22-oz (3 count)        
packages CA Hearts 38.00-39.00 occasional lower                                
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA White lge 22.00-23.00 med      
19.00-20.00 sml 19.00-20.00 Brown med 24.00-25.00 few 26.00 CD British Columbia
White lge 22.00-23.00 med 19.00-20.00 sml 19.00-20.00 Brown med 24.00-25.00 5  
lb cartons CA Shiitake jbo 32.50 lge 28.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 med 27.50 Oyster 
lge 22.50-25.00 Portobella lge 16.00 few higher sml 15.00-16.00 CD British     
Columbia Portobella lge 15.00-16.00 CQ Shiitake med 25.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays
film wrapped CA White 16.00-16.50 Brown 16.50-17.50 CD British Columbia White  
16.00-16.50 Brown 16.50-17.50 cartons 36 3-1/2 oz film bags per pkg SK Enoki   
.65-.75 flats per lb CA AIR Porcini 30.00 FR AIR Chanterelle Black 17.50 WA AIR
Chanterelle 10.50-11.00 cartons 10 6-oz trays film wrapped CQ Shiitake         
22.00-23.00 5 kg containers CQ King Oyster 28.00                               
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons HD sml-med 22.00-24.00 occasional 
lower 20 lb crates NI med 26.00 occasional lower                               
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s med 17.50-21.50 
mostly 21.00-21.50 occasional lower crates bunched bulb type MX Bulb Type 12s  
10.00-11.00 few 14.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s med 22.00-24.00 mostly      
23.00-24.00 occasional lower few 28.00 cartons 4 film bags iceless MX 12       
bunches per bag 24.00-25.00 occasional lower                                   
---PARSLEY:  MARKET LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons bunched CA Curly 60s          
26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 occasional higher few 23.00-24.00 Plain 60s           
26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 occasional higher few 24.00                           
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OR med 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00
few 27.00-28.00                                                                
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS GU VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons CA      
English 35.00-37.00 occasional higher 10 lb cartons CA Snow Peas Decalyxed     
26.00-28.00 GU Snow Peas 30.00-32.00 occasional higher CA Sugar Snap Peas      
Stringless/Decalyxed 31.00-33.00 occasional lower MX Sugar Snap Peas           
Stringless/Decalyxed 28.00-30.00 few 32.00                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Green exlge    
46.00-48.00 occasional lower med 31.00-32.00 occasional higher MX Green irreg  
sz fr qual 40.00 occasional lower Red exlge 36.00-38.00 occasional higher irreg
sz fr qual 44.00 occasional higher Yellow irreg sz fr qual 44.00 occasional    
higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack CA Green exlge 44.00-46.00 mostly       
44.50-45.50 MX Green exlge 36.50-37.50 occasional higher GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb 
cartons MX Red exlge 28.00 occasional lower Yellow exlge 28.00 occasional lower
Orange exlge 28.00 occasional lower                                            
---PEPPERS, OTHER: OFFERINGS CA  VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel      
cartons CA Fresno Red 50.00 occasional lower Habanero orange 71.00-73.00       
occasional lower Jalapeno 30.00-32.00 occasional higher MX Anaheim 25.00-26.00 
mostly 25.00 occasional higher Jalapeno lge 28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00     
occasional lower few 35.00 Poblano 23.00-27.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occasional   
higher Serrano 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 occasional higher Yellow Chile   
32.00-33.00 occasional higher few 29.00 10 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC)
MX Habanero orange 24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occasional lower 50 lb       
containers MX Thai Chili Hots green 52.00-54.00 occasional higher              
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags topped AZ Red 19.00-23.00 mostly 
20.50-21.50 occasional higher cartons bunched MX Red 24s 18.00-20.00 mostly    
19.00-20.00 occasional lower                                                   
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags OR med 22.00-24.00 mostly       
22.00-23.00 occasional higher                                                  
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 32.00-34.00 occasional
higher with root 30.00-32.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat Baby Type      
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.50-15.50 occas higher cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA    
Flat Baby Type 14.00-15.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00-11.00          
occasional higher                                                              
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY.  4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml 12.00-13.00     
mostly 12.00 occasional higher sml-med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional     
higher med 9.00-10.00 occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 31.00-32.00    
mostly 31.00 occasional lower sml-med 24.00-25.00 occasional lower med         
14.00-15.00 occasional lower Grey sml 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional
higher bushel cartons CA Acorn xlge 15.00 occasional higher Butternut sml 12.00
occasional higher med 15.00-16.00 occasional higher lge 20.00 occasional higher
Kabocha med 25.00 occasional lower MX Acorn xlge 22.00-23.00 occasional higher 
Butternut xlge 16.00 occasional higher Kabocha med 20.00 occasional higher xlge
24.00 occasional lower Spaghetti lge 22.00 occasional higher                   
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types      
25.00-27.00 occasional higher White Types 29.50-31.50 occasional higher        
Japanese Types 38.00 occasional higher No Grade Marks Red Types med 16.00-18.00
jbo 16.00-18.00 White Types med 16.00-18.00 jbo 16.00 occasional higher        
Japanese Types med 30.00-32.00 occasional higher jbo 28.00 occasional higher 30
lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type 52.00 occasional lower                  
---TOMATOES:  MARKET TWO-LAYER VINE RIPES LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  ADAPTED 
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine Ripes light red 5x5 sz 32.00 occasional
lower cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes light red 4x5s 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00    
occasional higher few 24.00 5x5s 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 occasional higher few
23.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes light red med-lge 18.50       
occasional lower 11 lb flats MX Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 24.00-25.00     
occasional lower CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT cartons 8 1-lb containers with lids on 
the vine MX Vine Ripe - Campari Type light red-red sml 24.00 occasional higher 
GREENHOUSE 15 lb flats CD British Columbia Vine Ripes light red 18s 22.00      
occasional higher 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CA Vine Ripes light red sml-med 
17.50-18.50 CD British Columbia Vine Ripes light red med-lge 14.00-15.00       
occasional higher cartons 8 1-lb containers with lids on the vine CD Ontario   
Vine Ripe - Campari Type light red 38.00-40.00 occasional lower 11 lb flats CA 
Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 occasional lower 
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET LOWER.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets 
MX light red med 22.00-24.00 few 26.00 ripe 20.00 cartons 12 10.5-oz containers
with lids MX light red-red med 12.00-12.50 yellow med 12.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 
12 10-oz cups with lids CD British Columbia Heirloom Varieties 26.00           
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET LOWER.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt     
containers with lids MX light red sml-med 18.50-20.50 mostly 18.50 occasional  
higher ripe 16.50 flats 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX orange med 12.00    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET LOWER.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose
MX Roma light red exlge 24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occasional higher ripe  
22.00                                                                          
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   25 lb sacks OR Purple Top med-lge        
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occasional higher                               
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf     
(Nopales) 20.00-21.00 occasional lower 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s      
18.50-19.50 12s 20.00-22.00 Treviso 12s 19.00-21.00                            

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: cartons CA Globe Thorned green 18s 24.00                        
---BEETS: 25 lb film bags CA Red Type med 30.00 occasional higher Gold Type med
30.00 occasional higher                                                        
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA bchd 14s 33.00 occasional lower Baby Hybrid Type bchd  
18s 28.00 occasional higher                                                    
---CABBAGE: 45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s 38.00 occasional lower Red
Type 18-24s 33.00 occasional higher Savoy Type 10-14s 38.00                    
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 40.00 occasional higher  
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 40.00 occasional lower Mixed Colors  
med-lge 49.00 50 lb cartons CA Topped med-lge 48.00 occasional lower 25 lb     
sacks loose CA Topped jbo 28.00 occasional higher cartons bunched CA 24s 38.00 
occasional higher cartons 24 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 29.00-30.00         
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA White 12s 38.00 occasional higher      
---CELERY: cartons CA 2 dz 38.00 occasional lower                              
---ENDIVE: 10 lb cartons CA Witloof 51.00                                      
---ESCAROLE: cartons CA 12s 14.50                                              
---GARLIC: 30 lb cartons CA White col 125.00 occasional lower                  
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Collard 24s 40.00 occasional lower Kale green 24s
34.00 occasional lower Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 36.00 occasional lower Swiss Chard
24s 39.00 occasional lower Mixed Colors 24s 39.00 occasional lower Red 24s     
39.00 occasional lower Dandelion 24s 38.00 occasional lower                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Boston 24s 34.00 occasional higher Green Leaf 24s 
34.00 occasional higher Red Leaf 24s 33.00 occasional higher Red Boston 24s    
28.00 flats 1 layer CA Frisee 12s 14.50 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 8.50      
occasional higher                                                              
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA 24s 33.00 occasional higher cartons 12 22-oz (3 
count) packages CA Hearts 30.00 occasional lower                               
---MUSHROOMS: 10 lb cartons CA White lge 28.50 Brown med 28.50 5 lb cartons CA 
White jbo 17.50 lge 14.50 sml 16.00 Shiitake med 47.00 fr qual 36.50 Oyster    
29.50-31.50 Portobella 28.50-29.00 Brown med 12.00 cartons 6 6-oz trays film   
wrapped CA White 14.00 Portobella 22.50 Brown 14.50 cartons 8 6-oz trays film  
wrapped CA Oyster 26.50                                                        
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA 48s med 42.00 occasional lower 20 lb       
cartons loose CA Leeks med-lge 36.00 occasional lower                          
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched CA Plain 30s 30.00 occasional higher               
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 32.00        
occasional lower Yellow exlge 30.00 occasional higher Orange exlge 34.00       
occasional higher                                                              
---PEPPERS, OTHER: flats 12 1-pt containers MX Shishito 28.00 occasional higher
---RADISHES: cartons bunched CA Red 24s 30.00 occasional higher                
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 27.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA  
Flat Baby Type 10.50-12.50 occasional higher 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type    
14.50                                                                          
---SQUASH: 22 lb cartons MX Yellow Straightneck sml 24.00 occasional lower 35  
lb cartons CA Spaghetti med 28.00 occasional higher                            
---SWEET POTATOES: 40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types 46.00-48.00 occasional
lower White Types 50.00-52.00 occasional lower Japanese Types 52.00 occasional 
lower                                                                          
---TOMATOES: cartons 2 layer CA Vine Ripes light red 5x5s 40.00 occasional     
lower GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CA Vine Ripes light red 25.00    
occasional lower 10 lb cartons CA Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 36.00         
occasional lower                                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Heirloom Varieties 37.00-39.00   
occasional lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX light red 
sml-med 33.00 occasional lower light red-red 26.00 occasional lower CONTROLLED 
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX yellow 43.00 Heirloom Varieties    
42.00-42.50 flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX sml 42.00-42.50 (Sweet 100s)     
Heirloom Varieties 32.00-33.00                                                 
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light  
red exlge 44.00 occasional lower