Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - San Francisco, CA
SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 03-JAN-2018                                
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
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SX_FV020                                                                                                                         

                                                                      
Weather at 7:00AM: Overcast 48                                                   
Yesterdays High: 58                                                            
                                                                               
Market tones omitted due to no report on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 due to
absence of the reporter.                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe green 18s 36.50-38.50 occas 
lower 24s 36.50-38.50 occas lower 30s 38.50 36s 38.50 lge lse 37.50-38.50 sml  
lse 40.50-41.50                                                                
---ASPARAGUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   11 lb cartons bunched MX Green exlge          
59.00-61.00 mostly 59.00-60.00 few high as 62.00 lge 62.00-65.00 occas lower   
std 55.00 15 lb cartons bunched MX Green Tips std 48.00                        
---BEANS:    30 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Round Green Type       
33.00-36.50 occas higher cartons10 1-lb film bags MX Haricot Vert (French Type)
31.00-32.00                                                                    
---BEETS:    cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 14.00-16.00 25 lb film bags CA Red
Type med 13.00-13.50 OR Red Type med 12.00-13.00 Gold Type med-lge 19.00 WA Red
Type med 12.50 Gold Type med-lge 19.00-20.00                                   
---BROCCOLI:    cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 bchd 18s 
18.00-22.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 24.00-28.00 20 lb cartons loose AZ/CA    
Crown Cut Short Trim 29.50-30.00 occas lower                                   
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA med 38.00-38.50 sml   
30.00-33.00                                                                    
---CABBAGE:    45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s 25.00-28.00 occas lower
Red Type 18-24s 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 Savoy Type 10-14s 21.00-22.00         
---CARROTS:    sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA Topped med 19.00 cartons 48 1-lb film
bags CA Topped med-lge 19.00-19.50 50 lb cartons loose CA Topped med-lge       
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 CD Ontario Topped med-lge 19.00 CO Topped med-lge     
19.00 25 lb sacks loose CD Ontario Topped jbo 11.00-12.00 few 10.00 cartons 30 
1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 23.00-24.00                                      
---CAULIFLOWER:    cartons film wrapped AZ/CA White 12s 28.00-30.00 occas lower
16s 24.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 occas higher                                      
---CELERY:    cartons CA Oxnard District California 2 dz 19.00-20.00 occas     
lower 2 1/2 dz 14.00-16.00 Santa Maria District 2 dz 15.00-17.00 mostly        
15.00-16.00                                                                    
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS YELLOW LIGHT.   cartons CA Coachella Valley California
Yellow 4 dz min 20.00-22.00 Imperial Valley California White 4 dz min          
18.00-20.00 occas higher MX Yellow 4 dz min 19.50-20.00 White 4 dz min         
18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00                                                       
---CUCUMBERS:    1 1/9 bushel cartons MX lge 20.00-22.00 high as 26.00 cartons 
MX 36s 10.00-11.50 40 lb plastic containers MX Pickles 150-200s 20.00-22.50    
occas higher 200-300s 24.50-26.50 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long      
Seedless 16s 26.00-26.50 18s 16.50 MX Long Seedless 16s 10.50-12.50 fair qual  
3.00-8.00 22 lb cartons MX Persian sml 31.00 10 lb cartons CA Japanese sml     
42.00                                                                          
---EGGPLANT:    1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped MX 18s 14.50-16.50 24s
13.50-15.50 few 16.50 cartons wrapped CA 18s 13.50-16.50 24s 13.00-16.00 30 lb 
cartons MX Chinese sml-med 25.00 Filipino med 25.00 35 lb cartons MX Italian   
sml 25.00 few higher 40 lb cartons MX Thai sml 17.00-18.00 30 lb cartons MX    
Indian sml 18.00                                                               
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 16.00 10 lb cartons CA       
Witloof 22.50                                                                  
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 16.00                      
---GARLIC:    30 lb cartons CA White super col 75.00-78.00 few 72.00 CQ Purple 
netted 5s 48.00-55.00 SP White 65mm/6.5cm 55.00 cartons 6 5-lb film bags CQ    
Peeled 46.00-54.00                                                             
---GREENS:    cartons bunched CA Collard 24s 18.00 12s 11.00-12.00 Kale 24s    
15.00-16.00 12s 9.00-11.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 17.00-18.00 12s 12.50-13.50   
Mustard Curly 24s 18.00 12s 11.00-12.00 Flat 24s 18.00 12s 11.00-12.00 Swiss   
Chard Mixed Colors 12s 15.50-16.00 Red 12s 15.50-17.00 White 12s 15.50-17.00   
Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 39.00 Dandelion 12s 15.00 Kohlrabi 12s 19.00       
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:    cartons AZ/CA flm lined 24s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 24s
flmwrpd 15.00-17.00                                                            
---LETTUCE-OTHER:    cartons CA Boston 24s 17.00-19.00 Green Leaf 24s          
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 Red Leaf 24s 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 cartons film    
lined AZ/CA Boston 24s 20.00 Green Leaf 24s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 Red 
Leaf 24s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 flats 1 layer CA Frisee 24s 21.50 12s  
18.00-22.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 6.00-6.50 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:    cartons film lined AZ/CA 24s 17.00-20.00 mostly         
18.00-19.00 few 15.00 cartons 12 13-oz (3 count) packages AZ/CA Hearts         
16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 few 24.00 fair qual lower cartons film lined    
AZ/CA Hearts 48s 22.00-23.00                                                   
---MUSHROOMS:    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 18.00 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: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   1/2 bushel cartons HD med 28.00-30.00 occas   
higher                                                                         
---ONIONS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons bunched MX 48s lge 35.00-39.00     
mostly 36.00-37.00 48s med 35.00-39.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 crates bunched bulb  
type MX Bulb Type 12s 10.00-12.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s med 23.00-25.00 
occas lower                                                                    
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1 1/9 bushel cartons bunched AZ/CA Curly 60s    
18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 occas lower Plain 60s 19.00-21.00 mostly        
19.00-20.00                                                                    
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OR 30.00-32.50            
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons CA Snow Peas Decalyxed    
22.00-23.00 GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 22.50 CA Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 22.00 MX 
Sugar Snap Peas Stringless/Decalyxed 30.00-33.00 occas lower                   
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:    1 1/9 bushel cartons place pack CA Yellow lge        
26.50-28.50 25 lb cartons CA Red lge fr qual 28.00-30.00 med fr qual           
20.00-24.00 Yellow med fr qual 24.50-26.50 MX Green exlge 20.00-22.00 fr qual  
16.00 occas lower Red lge fr qual 28.00-30.00 25 lb cartons place pack CA Green
exlge 27.50-28.50 few 30.00 MX Green exlge 26.50-28.50 GREENHOUSE 25 lb cartons
MX Red exlge 36.50-38.50 fr qual 32.50-34.50 Yellow exlge fr qual 30.00-32.00 5
kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 24.00-26.00 Yellow exlge 24.00-28.00 Orange exlge
24.00-28.00                                                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER:    10 lb cartons MX Manzano orange 35.00 20 lb cartons MX   
Pasilla 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 occas higher 25 lb containers CA Habanero     
orange 65.00-68.00 MX Anaheim 16.00-18.50 few higher 30 lb cartons MX Thai     
Chili Hots green 60.00 Yellow Chile 22.50-24.50 per lb CA Fresno red 5.50 40 lb
containers MX Jalapeno 20.00-22.50 Serrano 20.00-22.00 5 kg containers MX      
Habanero orange 20.00-22.00                                                    
---PUMPKINS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.                                             
---RADISHES:    25 lb film bags topped AZ Red 19.00-20.00 cartons bunched MX   
Red 48s 16.50-18.50 mostly 18.50 few low as 14.50                              
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OR med 23.50-25.00 mostly
25.00                                                                          
---SPINACH:    cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 one  
label 18.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat Baby Type 14.00-15.00 cartons 4 
2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat Baby Type 14.00                                     
---SQUASH:    4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml 23.50-24.50 occas lower       
sml-med 19.50-20.50 occas lower med 16.00-16.50 Yellow Straightneck sml        
22.00-22.50 sml-med 18.00 few higher and lower Grey sml 24.50-26.50 med 22.00  
bushel cartons MX Kabocha med-lge 16.00 35 lb cartons CA Acorn 18s med-lge     
20.00-24.00 Butternut lge 16.00-18.00 occas lower Carnival sml-med 18.50       
Kabocha lge 15.00-16.00 Spaghetti med-lge 20.00-22.00 40 lb cartons MX Banana  
med 28.00                                                                      
---SWEET POTATOES:    40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types 24.00-25.00 mostly 
25.00 few higher White Types 34.50-36.50 Japanese Types 38.50 No Grade Marks   
Red Types med 15.00-17.00 jbo 15.00-17.00 White Types med 14.50-16.00 jbo      
15.00-16.00 Japanese Types med 33.00-36.00 few 36.50 jbo 27.00-28.00 fair qual 
23.00 30 lb cartons HI No Grade Marks Okinawan Type med 35.00                  
---TOMATOES:    10 lb cartons CA Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 26.00 ADAPTED  
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Vine Ripes breakers-turning 6x6 sz 42.50    
cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes breakers-turning 4x4s 36.50-38.50 one label 42.50
4x5s 36.50-38.50 one label 42.50 5x5s 36.50-38.50 one label 42.50 CONTROLLED   
ENVIRONMENT 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes light red-red 3-4 count 
26.50-28.50 mostly 26.50-27.50 cartons 8 1-lb containers with lids on the vine 
MX Vine Ripe - Campari Type light red-red sml 26.50 10 lb cartons MX Vine Ripe 
- Heirloom Varieties 22.00-24.00 GREENHOUSE 15 lb flats CD British Columbia    
Vine Ripes light red-red 22s 18.00-20.00                                       
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt      
baskets MX light red-red 28.50-32.50 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 10-oz cups with lids
CD British Columbia Heirloom Varieties 26.00 cartons 12 1-lb containers with   
lids CA Heirloom Varieties 14.00-16.00                                         
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:    flats 12 1-pt containers with lids CA light red    
23.00-26.50 occas lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 10.5-oz containers with   
lids MX light red 34.00                                                        
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb    
cartons loose MX Roma light red exlge 24.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 occas higher lge
22.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 med 20.00                                             
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb sacks OR Purple Top lge 19.00-20.00       
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales)  
30.00-32.00 25 lb film bags WA Jerusalem Artichokes 59.00 1 layer containers CA
Radicchio 9s 14.50-18.50 12s 16.50-18.50 Treviso 12s 18.00-21.00               

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: cartons CA Globe green 18s 39.50 24s 39.50 Green 18s 39.50      
---ASPARAGUS: 11 lb cartons bunched MX Green lge 56.50                         
---BEETS: cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 23.00 Gold Type 12s 23.00 WA Red Type
12s 23.00 25 lb film bags CA Red Type med 19.50-23.00 Chiogga (Striped) med    
24.50 Gold Type med 30.00-31.00 OR Red Type med 23.00                          
---BROCCOLI: cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s 14.00-16.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 22.00
18 lb cartons loose AZ/CA Crown Cut Short Trim 26.50                           
---CABBAGE: 45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s 15.00 Red Type 18-24s     
35.50                                                                          
---CARROTS: sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 41.00 sacks 10 5-lb film 
bags CA Topped med-lge 41.00 cartons 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 41.00 
50 lb cartons CA Topped med-lge 38.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Topped med 26.00 jbo
31.00 cartons bunched CA Bunched 24s 32.50 12s 16.00-18.50 few 23.50 WA Bunched
Purple 12s 27.50 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 32.50-34.00          
---CELERY: cartons CA 2 1/2 dz 30.00-35.00 cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s     
33.50                                                                          
---CUCUMBERS: cartons MX 36s 22.50 GREENHOUSE 22 lb cartons MX Persian sml     
29.00                                                                          
---ENDIVE: 10 lb cartons CA Witloof 51.00                                      
---ESCAROLE: cartons CA 12s 14.50                                              
---GARLIC: 30 lb cartons CA White super col 149.50 col 125.00 super jbo 115.00 
10 lb cartons CA Elephant 63.00 cartons 6 5-lb film bags CA Peeled 177.50      
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Collard 12s 12.50-15.00 Kale green 24s 28.00 12s 
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 red 12s 14.00 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 25.00-25.50 12s   
14.00 Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 24s 28.00 12s 14.50-15.50 Red 24s 24.50 12s     
14.50 White 24s 26.50 12s 14.50 Dandelion 12s 18.00 Kohlrabi 12s 25.00         
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: cartons AZ/CA 24s flmwrpd 28.00                            
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Boston 24s 24.00-27.50 mostly 27.50 Green Leaf 24s
27.50-29.00 Red Leaf 24s 29.00 Red Boston 24s 24.00-27.50 mostly 27.50 flats 1 
layer CA Frisee 12s 14.50 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix 11.00 few higher        
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA 24s 28.00-32.50 mostly 30.00 few 25.50 cartons  
12 13-oz (3 count) packages CA Hearts 14.50                                    
---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 sml 31.50 20 lb cartons loose CA Leeks 
med-lge 30.00                                                                  
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched CA Curly 30s 25.00 12s 10.50 Plain 30s 23.50-25.00 
12s 10.50-11.50                                                                
---PARSNIPS: 25 lb film bags CA 30.00                                          
---PEAS GREEN: 10 lb cartons CA Snow Peas Decalyxed 47.50 Sugar Snap Peas      
Stringless/Decalyxed 49.50                                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: 25 lb cartons MX Green med-lge fr qual 31.00 GREENHOUSE 
5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Yellow exlge 47.00 Orange exlge 47.00                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER: cartons 12 1-lb film bags MX Mixed Mini Sweet Types 32.00   
flats 12 1-pt containers MX Padron 31.50 Shishito 21.00                        
---PUMPKINS: 35 lb cartons WA Pie Type 32.00                                   
---RUTABAGAS: 25 lb film bags OR med 36.50                                     
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 27.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA  
Flat Baby Type 14.50 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 14.50                      
---SQUASH: 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini sml 17.00 sml-med 17.00 Yellow       
Straightneck sml 19.50 Scallop Yellow sml-med 30.00 med 30.00 35 lb cartons CA 
Acorn med 29.00 Butternut lge 25.00 Delicata sml 36.00 Kabocha lge 31.50       
Spaghetti lge 25.00 WA Sweet Dumpling sml 31.00 40 lb cartons MX Zucchini      
med-lge 32.50 Yellow Straightneck med-lge 32.50                                
---SWEET POTATOES: 40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 39.50-41.50 Red    
Types 39.00-41.00 White Types 47.50-49.00 Japanese Types 52.50-54.50 No Grade  
Marks Orange Types med 35.00 Red Types med 35.00 jbo 35.00 White Types med     
35.00 Japanese Types med 56.50                                                 
---TOMATOES: 10 lb cartons CA Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 42.00 CONTROLLED  
ENVIRONMENT 15 lb flats MX Vine Ripes light red-red 35s 26.50 5 kg/11 lb flats 
on the vine MX Vine Ripes light red-red med-lge 20.50                          
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Heirloom Varieties 45.00         
CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX light red-red 32.50     
yellow 42.00 Heirloom Varieties 42.00 flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX sml    
42.00 (Sweet 100s) Heirloom Varieties 32.00                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light  
red exlge 29.50                                                                
---TURNIPS: 25 lb sacks OR Purple Top med 29.50                                
---VEGETABLES OTHER: 10 lb cartons CA Jerusalem Artichokes 43.00 1 layer       
containers CA Radicchio 12s 30.00 WA Radicchio Treviso 12s 30.50