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 WASHINGTON, DC 14-FEB-2018                                                                                                                            
WA_FV102                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Vegetable FOB for Wednesday, February 14, 2018                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to                                                                              
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK                                                   
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Some shipments from pre-season      
contracts. 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 bulk per lb  
Round Green Type lge .13-.16 mostly .13-.14 few higher and lower               

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

MEXICO CROSSINGS THRU CALEXICO, CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. few  
sales booked open with price to be established later. pyramid cartons/crates 28
lb bunched Green lge 18.75-22.75 mostly 18.75-20.75 occasional lower std       
18.75-22.75 mostly 18.75-20.75 occasional lower 11 lb cartons/crates bunched   
Green jbo 8.75-11.75 mostly 9.75-10.75 occasional higher lge 8.75-11.75 mostly 
9.75-10.75 occasional higher std 8.75-11.75 mostly 9.75-10.75 occasional higher
ORGANIC 11 lb cartons/crates bunched Green lge 17.75-20.75  occasional higher  
std 17.75-20.75  occasional higher                                             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5  
lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 5.00-6.00  occas higher           
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.       
HONDURAS 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 8.00-10.00  fr qual 4.00-6.00  occas lower   
ord qual 4.00-5.00  occas higher cartons 24s 5.00-6.00                         
---OKRA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. Mostly HONDURAS,  
few GUATEMALA. 1/2 bushel cartons/crates med-lge 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00      
Indian type 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00                                     
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
GUATEMALA.  Wide range in quality. 10 lb cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 4.50-6.00 
mostly 5.00 occas higher Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 6.50-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00  
occas higher                                                                   

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Includes palletizing and          
precooling. bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked 16.35-20.85      
mostly 16.85-18.85 few previous commitments higher Machine Picked 8.35-12.85   
mostly 10.35-10.85 few previous commitments higher                             
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing  
and precooling. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 8.95  White 4-4 1/2 dz 10.95
few low as 8.95 Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 8.95                                       
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes  
palletizing and precooling. Medium are wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med       
12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35 fr qual 5.35-6.85 mostly 5.35-6.35 occas higher       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes      
palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 12.35-12.85 mostly  
12.35 few lower 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Green exlge 12.35-12.85 mostly     
12.35 few lower lge 11.35-11.85 mostly 11.35 few lower med 10.35-10.85 mostly  
10.35 few lower irreg sz fr qual 10.35-10.85 mostly 10.35 few lower            
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.     
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons Hungarian Wax          
8.35-10.85 mostly 8.85-9.85 few higher 1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles         
24.85-26.85  Jalapeno 16.35-16.85                                              
---SQUASH: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET YELLOW CROOKNECK ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS   
LOWER. Includes palletizing and precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml    
6.35-8.85 mostly 6.35-6.85 med 4.35-6.85 mostly 4.35-4.85 Yellow Straightneck  
sml 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 med 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-8.85 3/4 bushel  
cartons Yellow Crookneck sml 18.35-18.85 mostly 18.35 med 12.35-12.85 mostly   
12.35                                                                          
---TOMATOES: DEMAND 5X6 SIZE LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Extra services included. 25 lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or     
Better 5x6 sz 7.95-8.95  occas lower 6x6 sz 8.95-9.95  one label 10.95 6x7 sz  
8.95-9.95  one label 10.95 U.S. Two 5x6 sz 6.95-7.95  occas lower 6x6 sz       
7.95-8.95  occas higher 6x7 sz 7.95-8.95  occas higher                         
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT    
STEADY. Extra services included. flats 12 1-pt baskets 7.95-8.95  few labels   
9.95                                                                           
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes    
palletizing and precooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 7.95  one label 
8.95 20 lb cartons loose 12.95-13.95  one label 15.95 ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids 15.95-17.95  one label low as 11.95                       
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.95  lge 7.95-8.95  med 7.95
few 8.95                                                                       

NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY GREEN FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT.      
MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med   
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 Red Type med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 1 3/4 bushel    
cartons Savoy Type med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00                                

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ENDIVE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling      
included. Include some 14 and 16 count packs. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s  
12.95  24s 14.95                                                               
---ESCAROLE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling    
included. Include some 14 and 16 count packs. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s  
12.95  24s 14.95                                                               
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Precooling included.      
cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags Red 8.95-9.45  cartons topped 14 1-lb film    
bags Red 9.45-9.95  40 lb film bags topped Red 21.95-23.95  one label 24.95    

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                                
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
cartons bchd 14s 5.45-8.55 mostly 5.45-6.65 bchd 18s 5.95-9.05 mostly 5.95-7.15
occasional higher 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 4.55-9.55 mostly 6.45-7.65     
ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 10.45-12.45  one label 17.95 20 lb cartons loose Crown
Cut 12.45-16.95  one label 23.95                                               

COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA,WESTERN ARIZONA, MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN 
 CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS AZ                                                    
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
*Revised district. cartons 2 dz 6.50-9.56 mostly 7.45-8.95 occasional lower 2  
1/2 dz 6.50-9.56 mostly 7.45-8.95 occasional lower 3 dz 6.50-9.56 mostly       
7.45-8.50 occasional lower cartons film bags Hearts 18s 13.50-16.55 mostly     
13.50-14.65 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons 2 dz 10.45-18.95  2 1/2 dz        
10.45-18.95  cartons film bags Hearts 18s 10.45-18.95                          

IMPERIAL & COACHELLA VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Harvest curtailed due to market conditions. cartons film wrapped 9s  
6.85-8.55  occasional lower 12s 6.00-8.95 mostly 7.85-8.95 occasional lower    
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
Harvest curtailed due to market conditions. cartons Boston 24s 8.50-9.50  Green
Leaf 24s 5.50-8.95 mostly 6.00-7.50 occasional lower Red Leaf 24s 5.50-8.95    
mostly 6.00-7.50 occasional lower                                              
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Harvest curtailed due to market conditions. cartons 24s 5.00-8.95    
mostly 6.50-7.95 cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 9.25-10.95  occasional     
higher cartons film lined Hearts 48s 10.25-11.95  occasional higher            

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
Harvest curtailed due to market conditions. cartons flm lined 24s 6.00-8.25    
mostly 6.50-7.85 few 5.00-5.50 24s flmwrpd 7.00-9.25 mostly 7.50-8.85          
occasional lower                                                               

IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CELERY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.       
cartons 2 dz 5.65-7.85 mostly 5.65-6.15 occasional higher 2 1/2 dz 5.65-7.85   
mostly 5.65-6.15 occasional higher 3 dz 5.15-7.85 mostly 5.65-6.00 occasional  
higher                                                                         

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA & PALO VERDE VALLEYS CALIFORNIA                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND BUNCHED LIGHT, CROWN CUT MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.    
Extra services included.  Harvest curtailed due to market conditions. cartons  
bchd 14s 6.00-8.25 mostly 6.50-7.65 occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown 
Cut 6.00-8.95 mostly 7.25-8.95 Short Trim 6.55-9.95 mostly 8.25-9.95           

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
2017 Season                                                                    
---BOK CHOY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.
30 lb cartons 7.45-9.65  occasional lower WGA crates 12.45-14.65  occasional   
lower                                                                          
---CHINESE CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. Wide range in price. WGA crates Nappa 12.45-19.50 mostly 18.65-19.50 
occasional lower 30 lb cartons Nappa 7.45-12.55 mostly 10.55-12.55 occasional  
higher and lower                                                               

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ANISE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Extra services included. cartons 24s     
8.45-12.65 mostly 10.15-12.65 ORGANIC cartons 12s 8.95-13.95  occasional higher
---CILANTRO: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons bunched 30s 6.45-8.65 mostly 7.55-8.65 occasional higher 60s 7.00-10.50
mostly 8.45-10.25 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons bunched 30s      
12.45-17.95 mostly 12.45-15.95                                                 

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA, PALO VERDE VALLEYS CA, CENTRAL & WESTERN AZ & MX          
 CROSSINGS THRU SOU CA & SAN LUIS AZ                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GREEN VERY LIGHT, RED MODERATE. MARKET RED HIGHER, GREEN    
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type 18-24s   
5.00-7.25 mostly 5.00-6.50 occasional higher and lower Red Type 18-24s         
15.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower ORGANIC 50 lb cartons Round Green Type
18-24s 14.00-18.95  Red Type 18-24s 14.45-20.00                                
---ENDIVE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 
24s 7.45-9.65  occasional higher and lower                                     
---ESCAROLE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons 24s 9.45-12.55 mostly 9.45-10.45 occasional higher and lower           
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.00-9.65 mostly 7.45-9.45 occasional lower     
ORGANIC cartons bunched Kale green 24s 9.85-20.85 mostly 14.00-16.95 red 24s   
9.85-18.85 mostly 12.85-15.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 9.85-18.85 mostly          
12.85-14.95                                                                    
---PARSLEY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
bunched Curly 60s 7.45-10.65 mostly 8.45-9.55 occasional lower Plain 60s       
7.45-10.65 mostly 8.45-9.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bunched Curly 30s 
10.45-16.00 mostly 10.45-12.45 Plain 30s 10.45-18.00 mostly 11.95-12.95        
---SPINACH: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide   
range in price. cartons bunched Flat 24s 6.85-10.65 mostly 8.45-9.65 one label 
13.55 ORGANIC cartons bunched Flat 24s 15.85-20.00                             

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CARROTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.   
sacks 48 1-lb film bags med-lge 14.00-15.85  50 lb sacks loose jbo 20.00-24.40 
mostly 20.00-22.00 25 lb sacks loose jbo 10.00-12.20 mostly 10.00-11.00 cartons
30 1-lb film bags Baby Peeled 17.50-20.00 mostly 17.50-18.50 ORGANIC sacks 48  
1-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70  sacks 24 2-lb film bags med-lge 20.00-28.70
sacks 10 5-lb film bags med-lge 18.70-20.00  cartons 24 1-lb film bags Baby    
Peeled 20.00-25.50  cartons 12 2-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-25.50  cartons 
4 5-lb film bags Baby Peeled 20.00-25.50                                       

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra       
services included. cartons bunched 30s 9.38-10.85  60s 12.85-13.85  few 16.85  

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY RED LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra  
services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 10.00-13.50 mostly 11.00 
Red Type med 15.00-16.00  one label 18.50 50 lb sacks Round Green Type lge     
supplies insufficient to establish a market ORGANIC 50 lb cartons Round Green  
Type med 18.50                                                                 
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons/crates bunched Collard 24s 12.85-15.85  Kale 24s 12.85-15.85  Mustard  
24s 12.85-15.85  Turnip Tops 24s 12.85-15.85  ORGANIC cartons/crates bunched   
Kale 24s 20.50                                                                 

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide range of quality. 40  
lb containers per lb .25-.30 mostly .25                                        

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZONA                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. 
Wide range in quality. 30 lb cartons Round Green Type Handpicked 12.95-14.95   
occasional higher                                                              
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.   
Wide range in quality. cartons Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 10.00-12.95 mostly 10.95 White
4-4 1/2 dz 12.00-14.95 mostly 12.95                                            
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND PICKLES MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET LARGE, SMALL, 24S  
AND PERSIAN SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide 
range in quality and condition. Many present shipments of Pickles from prior   
bookings and/or previous commitment at lower prices. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med  
7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95 occasional lower fr qual 4.95-7.95 mostly 5.95 ord qual  
3.95-4.95 mostly 4.95 sml 4.95-5.95  lge 8.95-10.00 mostly 8.95 cartons 24s    
3.95-4.95 mostly 3.95 36s 3.95-5.95 mostly 5.95 BUSHEL & 40-45 LB PLASTIC      
CONTAINERS Pickles 150-200s 14.95-16.95  few 18.35 200-300s 18.95-20.35 mostly 
18.95 occasional higher 300-400s 18.95-20.35 mostly 18.95 occasional higher    
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped Long Seedless med 12s 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95    
occasional higher sml 12s 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher 22 lb cartons
Persian med 16.95-18.95  sml-med 22.95-24.95 mostly 22.95 sml 22.95-24.95      
mostly 22.95                                                                   
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  Wide 
range in quality and condition. 1 bu, 1 1/9 bu, 1 1/6 bu cartons wrapped 18s   
5.95-8.95 mostly 5.95-6.95 occasional lower fr qual 2.95-4.95  24s 5.95-8.95   
mostly 5.95-6.95 occasional lower fr qual 2.95-4.95                            
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY CONVENTIONAL RED HEAVY. DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET
GREEN AND RED IRREGULAR SIZE LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services        
included. Wide range in quality and condition. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo  
8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 exlge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95  
fr qual 5.95-7.95  occasional higher med 5.95-7.95  fr qual 3.95-5.95 mostly   
5.95 sml 3.95-5.95  occasional higher irreg sz fr qual 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95   
occasional higher Red irreg sz fr qual 8.95-10.95  1 1/9 bushel cartons place  
pack Green exlge 10.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional lower lge 8.95-10.95      
mostly 8.95 occasional lower 15 lb cartons Red exlge 4.95-6.95 mostly 4.95-5.95
lge 3.95-5.95   GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red exlge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95      
occasional lower lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional lower Yellow exlge       
8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional   
lower Orange exlge 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional lower lge 6.95-8.95 mostly
6.95 occasional higher                                                         
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price, size
and quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons per lb Anaheim lge .45-.50  occasional lower 
Jalapeno lge .25-.30 mostly .25 Poblano lge .50-.60 mostly .60 occasional      
higher Serrano lge .25-.35 mostly .30 Yellow Chile lge .40-.50 mostly .40      
cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95       
occasional higher and lower  GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini   
Sweet Types 8.95-12.95 mostly 10.95 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC        
GREENHOUSE cartons 12 1-lb film bags Mixed Mini Sweet Types 8.95-16.95         
---SQUASH: SUPPLY KABOCHA LIGHT. DEMAND KABOCHA FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT.     
MARKET KABOCHA HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. Wide range
in quality and condition. 4/7 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95
sml-med 5.95-7.95 mostly 6.95 med 4.95-6.95 mostly 4.95-5.95 Yellow            
Straightneck sml 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher sml-med 8.95-10.95   
mostly 8.95 occasional higher med 6.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher Grey 
sml 5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95 occasional higher sml-med 5.95-8.95 mostly 6.95      
occasional higher med 4.95-6.95 mostly 4.95 occasional higher 1 1/9 bushel     
cartons Zucchini med-lge 4.95-5.95  occasional higher Yellow Straightneck      
med-lge 4.95-5.95  occasional higher Acorn sml 6.95-8.95 mostly 8.95 med       
12.95-14.95 mostly 12.95 lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 14.95 occasional higher and    
lower Butternut sml 6.95-8.95  occasional higher med 8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95   
occasional higher lge 10.95-12.95 mostly 12.95 xlge 6.95-8.95 mostly 8.95      
Kabocha med 6.95-8.95 mostly 7.95 occasional higher lge 6.95-8.95 mostly 7.95  
occasional higher Spaghetti med 8.95-10.95 mostly 8.95 occasional higher lge   
8.95-10.95 mostly 10.95 occaasional higher                                     
---TOMATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.  OPEN FIELD 
25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 8.30-8.95   
mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30  5x6 sz 8.30  cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.37-8.95
mostly 7.37-7.95 4x5s 7.39-8.95 mostly 7.39-7.95 5x5s 7.13-7.95 mostly         
7.13-7.15 5x6s 6.64-6.65   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes  
4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30  5x6 sz  
8.30  cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.37-8.95 mostly 7.37-7.95 4x5s 7.39-8.95
mostly 7.39-7.95 5x5s 7.13-7.95 mostly 7.13-7.15 5x6s 6.64-6.65  flats 1 layer 
Vine Ripes 22s 5.95-6.95  occasional higher 25s 5.95-6.95  28s 5.95-6.95  30s  
5.95  32s 5.95  35s 5.07-5.95                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 
OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95 mostly 5.66 20 
lb cartons loose med-lge 9.35-9.95 mostly 9.35  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12   
1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95 mostly 5.66 20 lb cartons loose    
med-lge 9.35-9.95 mostly 9.35                                                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included.  
OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-8.95  lge 8.30-8.50  med 8.30   
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30-8.95  lge 8.30-8.50    
med 8.30                                                                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEETS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.   
cartons bunched Red Type 12s 7.45-11.45 mostly 8.45-9.65 occasional lower      
ORGANIC cartons bunched Red Type 12s 7.95-12.45  Gold Type 12s 7.95-12.45      
---ONIONS GREEN: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LEEKS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT       
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bunched 48s med 5.50-8.55 mostly      
6.05-7.65 occasional lower 48s sml 5.00-7.45 mostly 5.05-6.45 occasional lower 
Leeks 12s 8.45-12.45 mostly 9.45-10.75 occasional lower cartons 2 film bags    
iceless 24 bunches per bag 6.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 cartons 4 film bags     
iceless 12 bunches per bag 6.45-10.55 mostly 7.45-8.65 ORGANIC cartons bunched 
48s med 12.85-20.45                                                            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2017 Season                                                                    
---CHAYOTE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality. 40 lb cartons   
18.00-18.50  occasional higher and lower                                       
---TOMATILLOS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in size and        
quality. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 12.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality. 20 
lb cartons loose Crown Cut Short Trim 4.00-5.00  occasional higher             
---CARROTS: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide     
range in quality and condition. 50 lb sacks loose jbo 16.00-20.00 mostly       
18.00-20.00 few 22.00                                                          
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY AVAILABLE LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM HIGHER,   
LARGE ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons med 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 fr qual   
supplies insufficient to establish a market sml   supplies insufficient to     
establish a market lge 9.00                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services
included. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 10.95-12.95  occasional higher exlge  
10.95-12.95  occasional higher lge 8.95-10.95  occasional higher med 7.95-9.95 
Red irreg sz fr qual 8.75-10.75  Yellow irreg sz fr qual 8.75-10.75            
GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons Red jbo 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher  
exlge 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occasional higher lge 6.00-8.00  occasional   
lower Yellow jbo 6.00-8.00  exlge 6.00-8.00  lge 5.00-6.00  Orange jbo         
6.00-8.00  exlge 6.00-8.00  lge 5.00-6.00                                      
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND HABANERO MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET HABANERO      
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and size. 1 1/9 bushel       
cartons/crates Anaheim 13.50-16.00 mostly 13.50-15.00 Jalapeno 11.00-12.00     
Poblano 14.00-15.85  Serrano 12.00-14.85  8 lb cartons Habanero 10.00-12.00    
---TOMATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services included.     
Wide range in quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes
4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30-8.50     
mostly 8.30 occasional higher 5x6 sz 8.30-8.50 mostly 8.30 occasional higher   
6x6 sz 8.30-8.50 mostly 8.30 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.37-7.95 mostly  
7.37-7.50 occasional higher 4x5s 7.39-7.95 mostly 7.39-7.50 occasional higher  
5x5s 7.13-7.50 mostly 7.13-7.15 occasional higher 5x6s 6.64-6.95 mostly        
6.64-6.65  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes 4x4 sz 8.30-8.95 
mostly 8.30 4x5 sz 8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 5x5 sz 8.30-8.50 mostly 8.30          
occasional higher 5x6 sz 8.30-8.50 mostly 8.30 occasional higher 6x6 sz        
8.30-8.50 mostly 8.30 cartons 2 layer Vine Ripes 4x4s 7.37-7.95 mostly         
7.37-7.50 occasional higher 4x5s 7.39-7.95 mostly 7.39-7.50 occasional higher  
5x5s 7.13-7.50 mostly 7.13-7.15 occasional higher 5x6s 6.64-6.95 mostly        
6.64-6.65                                                                      
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in     
price, quality and condition.  OPEN FIELD flats 12 1-pt containers with lids   
med-lge 5.66-5.95  20 lb cartons loose med-lge 9.35-9.50   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 
flats 12 1-pt containers with lids med-lge 5.66-5.95  20 lb cartons loose      
med-lge 9.35-9.50                                                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in      
quality, condition and prices.  OPEN FIELD 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 8.30 
lge 8.30  med 8.30   ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge        
8.30-8.95 mostly 8.30 lge 8.30  med 8.30                                       

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC HERBS                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CILANTRO: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
cartons bunched 30s 5.95-7.95  60s 6.95-10.95                                  

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb  
cartons Round Green Type med 6.85-6.95                                         
---CELERY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons 2 dz 6.50-9.56 mostly 7.15-7.95 2 1/2 dz 6.50-9.56 mostly 7.15-7.95 3  
dz 6.50-9.56 mostly 7.15-7.95 cartons film bags Hearts 18s 11.85-14.65 mostly  
12.65-13.56 ORGANIC cartons 2 1/2 dz 18.66-18.85  cartons film bags Hearts 18s 
14.85-20.66                                                                    
---GREENS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.  
cartons bunched Kale green 24s 7.95-9.95 mostly 7.95-8.95 Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s
7.95-8.95                                                                      
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. cartons Green Leaf 24s 7.95  Red Leaf 24s 6.95-7.95                  
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons 24s 6.95  occasional lower                                   
---PARSLEY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET PLAIN LOWER, CURLY ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. cartons bunched Curly 60s 7.95-9.95  Plain 60s 7.95-9.95    

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND SAN     
 LUIS ARIZONA                                                                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---RADISHES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 25 
lb film bags topped Red 11.45-12.45 mostly 12.45 occasional higher and lower   
cartons bunched Red 24s 7.95-10.15 mostly 8.45-10.15 occasional higher and     
lower 48s 8.95-12.15 mostly 10.45-11.55 occasional higher and lower            

SAN ANTONIO-WINTERGARDEN DISTRICT TEXAS                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY RED LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET RED SLIGHTLY HIGHER,     
GREEN ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med
10.50-11.00  Red Type med 15.00-16.00                                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET BUNCHED SLIGHTLY LOWER, CROWN CUT ABOUT      
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons bchd 14s 4.65-6.85 mostly 4.65-5.85   
bchd 18s 5.15-7.35 mostly 5.15-6.35 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 4.85-5.85    
occasional higher and lower Short Trim 5.85-7.85  occasional higher            
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.    
cartons film wrapped White 9s 5.00-5.85  occasional higher and lower 12s       
5.00-7.85 mostly 5.00-6.00 16s 5.00-5.85 mostly 5.00-5.50 occasional higher and
lower                                                                          

SOUTH & CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA    
 AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA                                                         
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services      
included. 25 lb cartons med 10.45-13.55 mostly 10.45-13.15 occasional higher   
and lower                                                                      

SOUTH & CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ARTICHOKES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 18-30S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT 
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Globe 12s 14.50-16.65 mostly          
14.50-15.65 one label 20.55 18s 13.55-17.65 mostly 14.55-16.55 one label 20.55 
24s 14.55-17.15 mostly 14.55-16.55 one label 20.55 30s 11.55-14.65 mostly      
11.55-13.55 36s 12.55-14.65 mostly 12.55-13.65 ORGANIC cartons Globe 12s       
24.00-26.00  18s 25.55-30.00  24s 24.00-26.00                                  

WESTERN ARIZONA                                                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services       
included. cartons film wrapped 9s 5.45-9.55 mostly 7.15-8.55 12s 6.65-10.55    
mostly 7.45-8.65 16s 6.45-8.55 mostly 7.15-7.65 ORGANIC cartons film wrapped   
12s 10.45-16.50  few 17.95-18.95                                               
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. Harvest curtailed by market conditions. cartons flm lined 24s        
4.55-8.56 mostly 5.45-6.65 occasional lower 24s flmwrpd 5.55-9.56 mostly       
6.45-7.65 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons 24s flmwrpd 14.45-18.95  12s flmwrpd
8.95-12.45                                                                     
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services     
included. cartons Boston 24s 6.45-9.50 mostly 6.45-7.65 Green Leaf 24s         
5.65-8.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 Red Leaf 24s 5.65-8.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 ORGANIC     
cartons Green Leaf 24s 10.45-15.45  Red Leaf 24s 10.45-16.95                   
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. cartons 24s 5.65-8.55 mostly 6.45-7.65 cartons 12 3-count packages   
Hearts 7.65-11.55 mostly 9.45-10.56 cartons film lined Hearts 48s 8.65-12.50   
mostly 10.45-11.56 ORGANIC cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 10.45-16.55      
mostly 10.45-12.55 few 17.95-18.50                                             

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
THOMASVILLE Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

SOUTH GEORGIA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---GREENS: SUPPLY MUSTARD AND TURNIP TOPS LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET       
STEADY.  cartons bunched Collard 24s 8.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 Kale 24s          
10.00-11.25 mostly 10.00 Mustard 24s 10.00-11.25 mostly 10.00 Turnip Tops 24s  
10.00-11.25 mostly 10.00 
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