Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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Weather at 7am: MIST 63                                                        
Yesterday's High: 83                                                           
HC_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California Globe      
Thorned green 12s 24.00 18s 24.00 fr appear 14.00-16.00 24s 24.00 fr appear    
14.00-16.00 Thornless green lge lse 24.00 med lse 24.00 sml lse 42.00          
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Baja District Green jbo
32.00-33.00 exlge 33.00-34.00 lge 32.00-34.00 std 32.00-33.00 PE White lge     
25.00                                                                          
---BEANS:  MARKET GREEN ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Wax Type
Purple 10.00 Yellow 15.00 MX Baja District Dragon Tongue 10.00 Haricot Vert    
(French Type) 19.00 Italian Type 25.00 Wax Type Yellow 20.00 15 lb cartons CA  
Cranberry Type 45.00-50.00 28 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Fava      
25.00-28.00 fr appear 18.00 30 lb cartons CA Brentwood District Round Green    
Type Handpicked 26.00 Central Coast California Round Green Type Handpicked     
22.00-24.00 Orange County California Round Green Type Handpicked 24.00-26.00   
some lots 20.00 - 22.00 Salinas-Watsonville California Round Green Type        
Handpicked 22.00 30 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Baja District Round
Green Type Handpicked 20.00                                                    
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red Type
12s 17.00-18.00 MX Baja District Red Type 12s 12.00-13.00 25 lb film bags CA   
Central Coast California Red Type med-lge 9.00-10.00 Chiogga (Striped) med     
24.00 sml-med 23.00-25.00 MX Baja District Red Type med-lge 10.00-10.50 Gold   
Type med 13.00 lge 10.00-11.00 OR Red Type med-lge 10.00                       
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s     
14.00-15.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 23.00-27.00 20 lb    
cartons loose CA Central Coast California Crown Cut 16.00-17.00 fr qual        
13.50-14.50 MX Baja District Crown Cut 15.00                                   
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA Central Coast California
jbo 30.00 med 32.00 MX Baja District jbo 30.00 med 30.00                       
---CABBAGE:  MARKET GREEN SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  50 lb cartons CA     
Central Coast California Round Green Type med 10.00-11.00 lge 9.00-10.00 Red   
Type med 15.00-16.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50 45 lb cartons CA Central Coast        
California Savoy Type med-lge 18.00-20.00                                      
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District          
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 occas 17.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern     
District California med-lge 15.00-16.00 occas 17.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA 
Kern District California med-lge 15.00-16.00 occas 17.00 50 lb sacks loose CA  
Kern District California Juice Type 9.00-10.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Kern       
District California med 8.00-10.00 occas 10.50 jbo 9.50-10.50 occas 11.00      
cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Kern District California Baby Peeled med-lge      
14.00-15.00                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA Central Coast         
California White 12s 13.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00 16s 13.00-14.00 fr qual   
10.00-11.00 Green 12s 15.50 Orange 6s 19.00 8s 19.00 12s 15.50 Purple 6s 19.00 
8s 19.00 12s 15.50 Mixed Colors 6s 19.00 8s 19.00 12s 18.50 Romanesco 12s      
23.00-23.50 16s 23.00-23.50                                                    
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 2 dz           
14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 2 1/2 dz 14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00       
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET YELLOW SLIGHTLY HIGHER, WHITE 
STEADY.  cartons CA Brentwood District Yellow 4 dz 30.00-32.00 White 4 dz 30.00
OR Yellow 4 dz 28.00-30.00 White 4 dz 28.00-30.00                              
---CUCUMBERS: OFFERINGS LONG SEEDLESS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel      
cartons MX Baja District med 28.00-30.00 fr qual 24.00-26.00 ord qual          
12.00-14.00 lge 24.00-26.00 fr qual 18.00-20.00 cartons MX Baja District 36s   
13.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 22-26 lb cartons MX Baja District Pickles med  
8.00 sml-med 10.00 sml 10.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long Seedless  
12s 18.00-19.00 16s 19.00 CD CDOne Long Seedless 12s 18.00-20.00 22 lb cartons 
MX Baja District Persian med 10.00-11.00 sml-med 12.00-13.00 sml 14.00-15.00   
---EGGPLANT: OFFERINGS ITALIAN & JAPANESE LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons
wrapped CA Central Coast California 12s 14.00 18s 18.00-20.00 fr qual          
13.00-14.00 24s 17.00-18.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 30 lb cartons CA Central Coast 
California Chinese med 20.00-22.00 sml-med 24.00-26.00 sml 30.00-32.00 25 lb   
cartons CA Central Coast California Italian med 15.00-16.00 sml-med 20.00-21.00
sml 24.00-25.00 30 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Japanese sml-med     
20.00-22.00 fr appear 15.00-16.00 sml 34.00 40 lb cartons CA Central Coast     
California Indian sml 18.00-20.00 GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons NL Class I Italian  
no size marked 27.00                                                           
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s 16.00 10 lb
cartons BL AIR Witloof 18.50-20.50 CA Central Coast California Witloof         
18.50-19.50 8 lb cartons CA Witloof Red Type 43.00 NL AIR Witloof Red Type     
43.00                                                                          
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s          
19.00-20.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00                                                
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA Central Coast California super col
80.00 MX Baja District super col 45.00 super jbo 39.00 jbo 36.00 10 lb cartons 
CA Central Coast California Elephant 37.50 cartons CA Central Coast California 
netted 5s 68.00                                                                
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Collard
24s 24.00-26.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 Kale green 24s 11.00-12.00 few 10.00       
Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 17.00-18.00 12s 13.75 Kale, Multicolor 24s 24.00-25.00   
Mustard Curly 24s 25.00-27.00 Flat 24s 22.00-24.00 Swiss Chard 12s 14.00-15.00 
fr qual 10.00-12.00 red 12s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 10.00-12.00 Mixed Colors 12s   
21.00 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 38.00-40.00 Dandelion green 12s 13.00-14.00  
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s   
12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 flm lined 24s 13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50  
24s flmwrpd 14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50                                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California Boston  
24s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 12.00-12.50 Green Leaf 24s 12.00-13.00 fr qual         
10.00-10.50 Red Leaf 24s 13.00-14.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 flats 1 layer CA      
Central Coast California Frisee 24s 18.00-18.50 12s 17.00-17.50 2 lb cartons CA
Central Coast California Lolla Rossa 24s 11.00-11.50 Red Oak Leaf 24s          
11.00-11.50 Green Oak Leaf 24s 11.00-11.50 3 lb cartons CA Central Coast       
California Mesculin Mix 5.50-6.50 cartons 3 1-lb film bags CA Central Coast    
California Mesculin Mix 5.50-6.50                                              
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s   
15.00-16.00 fr qual 13.00-13.50 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Central Coast   
California Hearts 19.00-20.00 fr qual 16.00-17.00 cartons film lined CA Central
Coast California Hearts 48s 20.00-22.00 fr qual 18.00-18.50                    
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California White 
lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 CD British 
Columbia White lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 PA White lge    
18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 5 lb cartons CA
Central Coast California Shiitake fr qual 15.00-16.00 Oyster 17.00-18.00 few   
low as 16.00 Portobella lge 16.00-17.00 med 16.00-17.00 Woodear 20.00 CQ       
Shiitake med 23.00 cartons 12 1-lb trays film wrapped CA Central Coast         
California White Sliced 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped CA      
Central Coast California White 14.00-14.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CA
Central Coast California White 21.00 5 kg containers per lb CQ King Oyster 2.00
---OKRA:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  15 lb crates CA Central San Joaquin Valley     
California sml-med 15.00 few 10.00 20 lb crates CA Central San Joaquin Valley  
California sml-med 20.00                                                       
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California  
48s med 10.00-11.00 few labels 13.00 48s sml 9.00-10.00 MX Baja District 48s   
med 10.00-10.50 48s sml 9.00-9.50 Bulb Type 24s 8.00-9.00 few 10.00 CA Central 
Coast California Leeks med 15.00-16.00 few 18.00 MX Baja District Leeks med    
14.00-15.00 few 16.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg containers NL AIR Leeks 32.50            
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 
60s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00 Plain 60s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00  
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CA Central Coast California
24.00-26.00 MI 30.00 OR 24.00-26.00                                            
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA 
Central Coast California English 35.00-36.00 10 lb cartons CA Central Coast    
California Snow Peas Decalyxed 18.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 18.00           
---PEAS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel crates MX Baja District Blackeye 32.00
(marked 30 lbs)                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET RED SLIGHTLY HIGHER, GREEN LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.
1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central Coast California Green exlge 18.00-19.00 lge   
14.00-16.00 med 14.00-16.00 few 12.00 irreg sz 12.00-12.50 fr qual 10.00-11.00 
Red irreg sz 36.00-38.00 fr qual 32.00-34.00 Yellow irreg sz 30.00-32.00 fr    
qual 24.00-25.00 MX Baja District Green med 16.00-18.00 Red irreg sz 36.00     
Yellow irreg sz 26.00-28.00 15 lb cartons MX Baja District Red lge 20.00-22.00 
cartons 2 layer CA Central Coast California Green exlge 26.00-28.00 GREENHOUSE 
5 kg/11 lb cartons CA Red exlge 17.00-18.00 lge 15.00-16.00 CD British Columbia
Red exlge 17.00-18.00 lge 15.00-16.00 Yellow exlge 17.00-18.00 lge 15.00-16.00 
Orange exlge 17.00-18.00 lge 15.00-16.00 NL AIR Red exlge-lge 22.50-25.00      
Yellow exlge-lge 22.50-25.00 Orange exlge-lge 25.00                            
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates per lb CA      
Habanero orange 3.00-3.50 Jalapeno .35-.40 Pasilla .80-.85 MX Baja District    
Anaheim .80-.90 Fresno Red 3.00-3.50 Habanero orange 3.00-3.50 Jalapeno .35-.40
Pasilla .80-.85 Serrano .50-.60 Shishito 1.20 Yellow Chile .40-.50 30 lb       
cartons per lb MX Thai Chili Hots green 2.20-2.60 red 2.50-2.70 cartons 12 1-lb
film bags MX Baja District Mixed Mini Sweet Types 14.50-15.50                  
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California Red 16.00-18.00 25 lb film bags topped MI Red 23.00-24.00 OR Red    
17.00-18.00 cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red 48s 17.00-18.00 few
19.00 MX Baja District Red 48s 14.00-16.00 some sales low as 12.00             
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons OR 32.00-34.00         
GREENHOUSE 6 kg containers NL offerings insufficient to quote                  
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California med 
20.00-22.00 few 24.00 OR med 20.00-22.00                                       
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat  
24s 14.00-15.00 fr qual 11.00-11.50 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California 14.00-15.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Central Coast California
22.00-24.00                                                                    
---SQUASH:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central Coast California   
Acorn Green med 13.00-14.00 lge 14.00-15.00 Butternut sml 13.00-14.00 med      
13.00-14.00 lge 14.00-15.00 Kabocha med 15.00-16.00 few 17.00 Spaghetti med    
13.00-14.00 Central San Joaquin Valley California Butternut lge 16.00 1 1/9    
bushel cartons/crates MX Baja District Zucchini Green lge 16.00 22-26 lb       
cartons MX Baja District Zucchini Green sml 12.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50    
sml-med 11.00-13.00 fr qual 8.00-8.50 med 9.00-10.00 fr qual 7.00-7.50 Yellow  
Straightneck sml 16.00 sml-med 16.00 med 14.00 Grey sml 9.00-10.00 sml-med     
9.00-10.00 med 7.00-8.00 26-28 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Zucchini 
Green sml 13.00-14.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00 sml-med 13.00-14.00 fr qual          
10.00-11.00 med 11.00-12.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml         
20.00-21.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 sml-med 18.00-20.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 med    
14.00-15.00 fr qual 11.00-12.00 40 lb cartons per lb CA Central Coast          
California Banana lge .80-.90                                                  
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA Atwater Livingston        
California U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 28.00-30.00 Red Types 30.00-33.00 White     
Types 32.00-36.00 Japanese Types 30.00-35.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med   
16.00-18.00 jbo 18.00 Red Types med 18.00-20.00 jbo 20.00-22.00 White Types med
18.00-20.00 jbo 18.00-20.00 30 lb cartons HI BOAT U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type     
49.50                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Central Coast       
California Vine Ripes light red 5x6 sz 17.00-18.00 fr qual 14.00 Central San   
Joaquin Valley California Mature Greens light red xlge 17.00-18.00 fr qual fr  
cond 14.00-15.00 lge 17.00-18.00 fr qual fr cond 14.00-15.00 flats 2 layer CA  
San Diego County, California Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 20.00 fr qual 18.00 4x5s
20.00 fr qual 18.00 5x5s 20.00 fr qual 18.00 5x6s 20.00 fr qual 18.00 Local    
Repack Mature Greens light red 4x4s 20.00 4x5s 20.00 5x5s 20.00 5x6s 20.00     
ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 2 layer MX Baja District Vine Ripes light red 4x4s   
19.00-22.00 fr qual fr cond 16.00-17.00 4x5s 19.00-22.00 fr qual fr cond       
16.00-17.00 5x5s 20.00-22.00 fr qual fr cond 16.00-18.00 5x6s 20.00-22.00 fr   
qual fr cond 16.00-18.00 CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT flats 1 layer MX Vine Ripes    
light red 30s 11.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes red 4-5 count   
7.00 cartons 8 1-lb containers with lids MX Baja District Vine Ripe - Campari  
Type 16.50-18.50                                                               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Central San     
Joaquin Valley California light red-red Offerings insufficient to quote ADAPTED
ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Baja District light red-red 16.00 one     
label high as 20.00 flats 12 1/2-pt cups with lids MX Baja District Pear Type  
red 40.00 cartons 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX Baja District Heirloom    
Varieties med 12.50                                                            
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids MX Baja District red 15.00-16.00 20 lb cartons loose MX   
Baja District red 24.00-26.00                                                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Central  
San Joaquin Valley California Roma light red-red exlge 18.00 fr qual fr cond   
14.00-15.00 lge 18.00 fr qual fr cond 14.00-15.00 San Diego County, California 
Roma light red-red exlge 20.00 fr qual 18.00 lge 20.00 fr qual 18.00 ADAPTED   
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Baja District Roma light red-red exlge      
19.00-20.00 fr qual 16.00-17.00 lge 19.00-20.00 fr qual 16.00-17.00            
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California Purple
Top lge 17.00-18.00 med 16.00-18.00 MI Purple Top lge 19.00 OR Purple Top lge  
24.00 WA Purple Top lge 20.00                                                  
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  5 lb film bags CA Alfalfa
Sprouts 12.00-13.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages CA Alfalfa Sprouts 17.50-18.50 35 
lb crates MX Baja District Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 10.00 19 lb cartons CA Central
Coast California Cardoon 22.00 1 lb film bags CD British Columbia Fiddle Head  
16.00 5 lb cartons CD British Columbia Fiddle Head 75.00 10 lb cartons Local   
Repack Jerusalem Artichokes 18.00-20.00 20 lb film bags WA Jerusalem Artichokes
28.00-30.00 25 lb film bags WA Jerusalem Artichokes 37.00-38.00 1 layer        
containers CA Central Coast California Radicchio 9s 14.00-15.00 12s 15.00-16.00
Castelfranco 12s 24.00-25.00 Treviso 12s 18.00-19.00                           

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: cartons bunched MX Baja District Red Type 12s 28.00-30.00 25 lb film 
bags MX Baja District Gold Type med-lge 26.00-28.00                            
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s 18.00-21.00 20 lb    
cartons loose CA Central Coast California Crown Cut 22.00-26.00                
---CABBAGE: 50 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Round Green Type med     
34.00 (wrapped) 37.00 Red Type med 48.00 (wrapped) 52.00                       
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00  
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00 25 lb sacks  
loose CA Kern District California med 13.00-16.00 jbo 13.00-16.00 cartons 20   
1-lb film bags CA Kern District California Baby Peeled med-lge 29.00           
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA Central Coast California White 12s     
32.00-35.00                                                                    
---CELERY: cartons CA Central Coast California 2 1/2 dz 19.00-24.00            
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Kale red 24s 20.00      
Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 16.00 one label 20.00 Mustard Curly 24s 28.00-30.00 Swiss
Chard 12s 24.00 red 12s 24.00 Mixed Colors 12s 24.00                           
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: cartons CA Central Coast California 24s flmwrpd 16.00-19.00
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Central Coast California Green Leaf 24s           
12.00-14.00 Red Leaf 24s 12.00-14.00                                           
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA Central Coast California 24s 12.00-15.00 cartons
12 3-count packages CA Central Coast California Hearts 20.00-22.00             
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California 48s med 39.00     
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 60s 24.00 Plain  
60s 24.00                                                                      
---RADISHES: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red 48s 34.00         
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat 24s 26.00         
---SQUASH: 1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central San Joaquin Valley California       
Butternut lge 16.00 Spaghetti med 10.00