Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Atlanta, GA
ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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AJ_FV020                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Clear 70                                                  
Yesterday's high 78                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thorned 24s 24.00-26.00
mostly 25.00-26.00 occas 29.00- 32.50 30s 23.25-24.25 36s 23.25-24.25 sml lse  
47.00-49.00 occas higher and lower                                             
---ASPARAGUS: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons      
bunched PE Green jbo 30.50-33.00 mostly 32.75-33.00 lge 29.25-31.00 mostly     
30.50-31.00 few 27.00 std 28.50-31.50 mostly 29.75-31.00 few 27.00             
---BEANS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates FL Round Green Type     
Machine Picked 20.00-22.75 mostly 22.00-22.75 few 23.50-24.50 Pole Type        
29.25-31.75 GA Round Green Type Machine Picked 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 few    
23.50-24.00 SC Round Green Type Machine Picked 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 occas  
higher 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French Type) 14.50-16.00 mostly           
14.50-15.00 few 1675                                                           
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb sacks loose CA Red Type lge 15.00-17.00 
mostly 15.00 TX Red Type lge 13.50-14.50 few 15.00                             
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 21.00-23.50 few 18.50, 
occas higher 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 18.00-20.00 few 25.00-26.00 GA   
Crown Cut 14.00-16.00 occas higher                                             
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA lge 28.25-28.50  
occas 20.75-21.50                                                              
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med       
9.50-11.50 mostly 10.00-10.75 occas 8.00-8.75 GA Round Green Type med          
8.00-10.75 mostly 9.00-9.50 NC Round Green Type med 8.50-10.75 mostly 8.75-9.50
SC Round Green Type med 8.00-10.75 mostly 8.75-9.50 50 lb sacks FL Round Green 
Type med 8.50-10.50 mostly 9.00-9.75 GA Round Green Type med 7.50-10.25 mostly 
9.00-9.75 few 6.50 NC Round Green Type med 7.50-10.25 mostly 7.50-7.75 few 6.50
SC Round Green Type med 7.50-10.25 mostly 7.50-7.75 few 6.50 40 lb cartons FL  
Red Type med 15.75-16.75 mostly 16.25-16.50 few 19.25-20.00 Savoy Type med     
16.50-19.00 mostly 18.75                                                       
---CARROTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med 24.00-26.25  
mostly 24.00-25.00 few 22.50-23.25 GA med-lge 20.50-21.00 MX med-lge 19.50     
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 few 23.25 GA       
med-lge 20.50-21.00 MX med-lge 19.50 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge        
24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 few 23.25 GA med-lge 20.50-21.00 MX med-lge 19.50 50  
lb sacks loose GA jbo 21.00-22.75 25 lb sacks loose CA jbo 15.75-16.00 occas   
higher and lower cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 18.00-20.00 mostly   
19.00-20.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 23.25-25.25 mostly        
24.25-25.25 cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 23.25-24.25 mostly 24.25  
---CAULIFLOWER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons film wrapped CA White 12s      
33.75-35.00 occas 37.50, occas lower GA White 9s 22.00 12s 29.50-30.25         
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 20.75-21.00 2 1/2 dz         
19.50-22.50 mostly 22.00 few 22.75-23.00 3 dz 20.75-22.50 mostly 21.00-22.50   
occas 19.75 filmbags 30s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.50 filmbags 36s 21.50-23.75     
mostly 22.00-23.50 occas 25.00-25.50 FL 2 1/2 dz 17.00 3 dz 17.00 filmbags 30s 
18.50-19.50 mostly 18.50 filmbags 36s 19.50 cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s    
21.00-22.00 mostly 21.75-22.00 occas 19.75 FL Hearts 18s 19.00                 
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons/crates FL Yellow 
4 dz min 14.50-15.50 mostly 14.50-14.75 occas higher White 4 dz min 14.50-15.50
mostly 14.50-14.75 occas higher Bi-Color 4 dz min 14.50-15.50 mostly           
14.50-14.75 occas higher GA Yellow 4 dz min 14.50-15.00                        
---CUCUMBERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons FL   
Pickles med 29.00-32.25 mostly 30.25-32.00 MX Pickles med 30.25-32.75 mostly   
31.00-32.75 bushel baskets FL Pickles med 36.50-36.75 mostly 36.50 WAXED 1 1/9 
bushel cartons FL med 20.00-23.50 few 24.25, occas 16.50 fr qual 11.00-13.00   
mostly 13.00 occas 14.50 MX med 22.00-24.25 mostly 24.00-24.25 few 17.00 fr    
qual 10.00-13.25 mostly 11.25-12.25 few 14.50 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped  
MX Long Seedless med 12s 7.50-8.00 occas higher and lower                      
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med        
17.50-19.00 mostly 18.50-18.75 occas 16.50 fr qual 11.50-13.75 30 lb cartons MX
Chinese sml-med 18.25-20.00                                                    
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 20.00-23.25 mostly           
21.00-22.25 few 18.00-19.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 24s 28.00-30.00 mostly    
30.00 8 lb cartons BL Witloof Red Type 24s 40.00-41.75                         
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 20.00-21.75 occas 24.25    
---GARLIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons AG White   
col 26.00-32.50 CQ White col 48.00-48.75 occas 63.75-68.00, occas lower cartons
4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 64.00-71.25 mostly 66.00-68.00 few 76.50, occas  
lower                                                                          
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched GA Collard 24s 10.25-12.00   
mostly 10.25-11.00 few 14.50-14.75 Kale 24s 10.25-12.00 mostly 10.25-11.00     
occas 13.50-14.50 Mustard 24s 10.25-12.00 mostly 12.00 occas 14.50 Turnip Tops 
24s 10.25-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas higher cartons/crates bunched CA Kale 24s   
11.75-13.00 few 10.75, occas higher SC Collard 24s 10.25-12.00 mostly          
10.25-10.50 occas higher Kale 24s 10.25-12.00 mostly 10.25-10.50 occas higher  
Mustard 24s 10.25-12.00 mostly 10.25-10.50 occas higher Turnip Tops 24s        
10.25-12.00 occas higher various containers bunched/loose GA Collard 12s       
18.00-20.00 few 25.50-25.75 Turnip Tops With Root 12s 21.00-24.00              
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined
24s 24.50-27.25 mostly 24.50-25.50 occas higher 24s flmwrpd 26.50-28.25 mostly 
28.00-28.25 few 29.25-29.50, occas 23.75-25.75                                 
---LETTUCE-OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 
24.75-26.00 occas lower Green Leaf 24s 26.00-28.00 few 29.00 Red Leaf 24s      
26.00-28.25 mostly 26.00-26.75 occas 30.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix        
7.00-8.25 mostly 7.50 few 8.75 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green Leaf Crown Cut
Leaves 20.00-24.25 mostly 20.00 few 18.75                                      
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s      
17.50-19.00 mostly 17.50 few 21.00-22.50 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 
18.00-19.50 few  22.00-23.50 10 lb cartons film lined CA Crown Cut Leaves 25.00
occas lower                                                                    
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 15.75-17.50    
Cremini med 18.00 5 lb cartons PA Shiitake 18.50-19.00 Oyster lge 23.00-24.00  
Portobella lge 12.00-14.00 occas higher cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA  
White 14.00 Sliced 14.00-15.00 few 13.75 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped PA  
White 16.00-18.25 mostly 16.75                                                 
---OKRA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med   
16.00-18.50 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas 21.00 1/2 bushel cartons GU med           
17.00-18.00 occas 18.50-19.00 HD med 17.00-18.00 occas 18.50-19.00             
---ONIONS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched GA Bulb
Type 24s 20.00-23.00 MX 48s sml 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.75 few 10.25-11.75 
CA Leeks 12s 21.75-24.00 mostly 23.75-24.00 occas higher cartons 4 2-lb film   
bags loose iceless MX 12 bunches per bag 17.00-18.00                           
---PARSLEY: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 20.25-21.75   
mostly 20.75-21.50 few 22.00-23.50, occas lower Plain 60s 19.00-21.00 mostly   
20.00-20.25 few 22.00-23.50                                                    
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI med 22.50-25.25  
mostly 24.00 cartons 12 1-lb film bags Repacked Local and Enroute med          
21.75-22.75 mostly 21.75 few 18.50-19.00                                       
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons GU AIR Snow Peas Decalyxed
30.00-31.75 occas 36.50 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 28.00-29.25 few 31.00-32.50  
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9     
bushel cartons FL Green exlge 34.00-36.00 mostly 34.50 occas 39.50 lge         
32.50-34.50 occas 37.50 med 34.50 few 28.75 irreg sz 29.50-34.50 occas higher  
and lower MX Green exlge 30.00-34.50 few 28.25-29.25 irreg sz 28.25-31.00 occas
lower Red exlge 34.25-36.00 few 32.00-32.25 25 lb cartons MX Red exlge         
25.00-26.00 Yellow exlge 26.50-28.50 Orange exlge 19.00-22.00 few 23.00-25.50  
GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 17.50-19.00 few 20.75-21.50, occas  
lower Yellow exlge 15.75-18.75 occas higher Orange exlge 17.50-19.25 mostly    
19.00-19.25 occas 20.00                                                        
---PEPPERS, OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates MX 
Jalapeno med 15.00 1/2 bushel cartons/crates FL Finger Hot med 18.00-19.50     
occas 20.00-20.25 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Poblano med 25.75-27.25 occas lower 1
1/9 bushel cartons/crates FL Jalapeno med 22.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 occas       
19.50-20.50 MX Jalapeno med 20.00-23.75 mostly 23.00-23.75 few 19.50 Serrano   
med 21.50-24.00 occas 26.50-33.25 8 lb cartons DR Habanero orange med          
19.50-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 few 25.50                                       
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags FL Red    
11.25-12.75 mostly 12.75 few high as 16.25-16.75 cartons topped 14 1-lb film   
bags FL Red 12.25-14.00 mostly 12.25-13.25 few 15.00-16.00                     
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   GREENHOUSE 15 lb cartons WA WAExFcy 24.25  
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD    
Ontario CDOne lge 24.00-26.50 mostly 25.25-26.50 50 lb sacks CD Ontario CDOne  
lge 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 few 25.25-26.25                             
---SPINACH: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 18.50-20.00    
mostly 20.00 few 17.00-17.50, occas 21.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat   
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 15.00-17.50      
mostly 16.50-16.75 few 14.00                                                   
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini Green sml-med 
16.50-21.00 med 13.50-15.00 occas higher 1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons/crates FL  
Zucchini sml-med 16.50-20.00 occas higher med 16.50-20.00 occas higher GA      
Zucchini sml-med 24.50-25.50 few 20.00 med 13.50-14.75 occas higher 3/4 bushel 
cartons FL Yellow Crookneck sml-med 24.50-25.25 occas higher and lower med     
16.00-19.25 SC Yellow Crookneck sml-med 20.00 occas higher med 16.00-20.00     
occas higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates MX Acorn med 21.50-23.75 occas higher 
and lower Butternut med 30.00-31.75 few 34.75, occas lower Spaghetti lge       
23.00-25.00 mostly 23.00 few 20.00-22.25                                       
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange   
Types 17.00-18.75 mostly 17.00-18.00 few 20.00 White Types 26.00-27.00 few     
25.00 U.S. Coml Orange Types 9.75-10.75 mostly 9.75 occas 12.00 U.S. No. 2     
Orange Types 10.75-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 White Types 17.00 No Grade Marks   
Orange Types jbo 11.00-13.25 mostly 13.00-13.25 few 10.75 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange 
Types 14.00-14.75 occas lower U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 11.00-11.75 No Grade     
Marks Orange Types jbo 9.25-11.25                                              
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price. 25 lb cartons place    
pack FL Vine Ripes light red-red 5x6s 14.00-16.00 few 17.75 6x6s 14.00-15.00   
few 17.25-17.75 6x7s 14.00-14.75 few 15.75 80% U.S. One or Better Vine Ripes   
light red-red 5x6s 15.00-16.00 few 17.75 6x6s 14.00-15.00 few 17.75 6x7s       
13.50-15.00 few 17.75 cartons 2 layer Local Repack Vine Ripes light red-red    
4x5s 15.00-16.00 few 17.25 5x5s 15.00-16.00 few 17.25 5x6s 15.00-15.75 few     
17.25 6x6s 14.50-14.75                                                         
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red      
12.00-14.50 mostly 12.00-12.50 few 14.75                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt containers with 
lids FL 12.50-14.00 occas 14.25-15.25                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET HIGHER.  25 lb cartons loose FL
Roma light red-red exlge 13.50-15.00 mostly 14.75 med 13.75-14.75 occas lower  
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 14.75-15.00
mostly 15.00 few 17.25, occas lower med 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50         
---TURNIPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb film bags GA Purple Top med           
12.00-13.00 few 13.75                                                          
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 4-oz packages TN       
Alfalfa Sprouts 12.00-13.25 mostly 12.75-13.25 40 lb containers MX Cactus Leaf 
(Nopales) 21.00-21.50 few 15.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 12s 14.50-16.25
mostly 15.00-16.00 few 18.75