Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Baltimore, MD
BALTIMORE Terminal Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BP_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Fog/Mist 77
Yesterday's High 84                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe 24s 30.00-32.00               
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched MX Green std 35.00 
PE Green lge 35.00-36.00 occas higher std 34.00 White exlge 36.00              
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates precooled NY Round Green Type 
21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 VA Round Green Type 25.00-26.00 bushel reusable 
plastic containers (RPC) MX Fava 38.00 5 lb cartons GU AIR Haricot Vert (French
Type) 12.00-13.00                                                              
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Red Type 12s 19.00 25 lb sacks    
loose CD Quebec Red Type med 12.00 lge 10.00 NJ Red Type med 11.00-13.00       
Repacked Enroute Red Type med-lge 11.00-12.00 25 lb film bags CA Gold Type sml 
30.00                                                                          
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 19.00-20.00 Baby Hybrid Type 
bchd 18s 25.00-26.00 occas higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut   
Short Trim 19.00-21.00 ME Crown Cut Short Trim 20.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim   
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA lge 30.00 med           
36.00-40.00                                                                    
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 3/4 bushel cartons MD Round Green Type med
16.00 Red Type sml-med 32.00 NJ Round Green Type med 17.00 Red Type med        
31.00-32.00 sml-med 26.00 NY Round Green Type med 16.00-17.00 PA Round Green   
Type med 16.00 1 7/8 bushel cartons MI Round Green Type med 17.00 50 lb cartons
CD Quebec Round Green Type med 16.00-17.00 Red Type sml-med 29.00-31.00 50 lb  
sacks CD Quebec Danish Type lge 16.00 NC Danish Type lge fr cond 15.00 1 3/4   
bushel cartons NJ Savoy Type med 22.00-24.00 fr qual 16.00                     
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00-26.00    
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 24.00-26.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA      
med-lge 24.00-25.00 50 lb sacks loose CD Ontario jbo 24.00-25.00 Quebec jbo    
22.00-24.00 MX lge 21.00-22.00 jbo 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 cartons      
bunched CA 24s 25.00-26.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-26.00
cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-26.00                           
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s 22.00-23.00 
flat cartons jacket pack CD Quebec White 12s 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00    
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 22.00-23.00 2 1/2 dz         
22.00-24.00 filmbags 30s 26.00-28.00 CD Quebec 2 dz 18.00-20.00 2 1/2 dz       
19.00-20.00 filmbags 30s 20.00-22.00 MI 2 dz 20.00 2 1/2 dz 20.00 filmbags 30s 
22.00 cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s 34.00                                    
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET LOWER.  wirebound crates DE Yellow 4 dz min 16.00 White 
4 dz min 16.00 MD Yellow 4 dz min 17.00 bins DE White 60 doz 175.00            
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MD med fr qual       
13.00-14.00 ord qual 11.00-12.00 lge fr appear 12.00-13.00 MX med 24.00-26.00  
lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 occas higher NJ med ord qual 10.00-11.00 lge fr   
appear 10.00-11.00 PA med fr qual 12.00 lge 12.00-13.00 1 1/9 bushel crates NJ 
Pickles Kirby Type sml-med 28.00 bushel baskets NJ Pickles Kirby Type sml-med  
30.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless lge 12s   
10.00-11.00 ex lge 12s 11.00-13.00 20 lb cartons CD Ontario Persian sml-med    
18.00 cartons 12 6-count  trays film wrapped CD Ontario Persian sml-med 15.00  
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped NJ med 18.00 fr qual
15.00-16.00 bushel cartons MD med fr qual 13.00-15.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese 
med-lge 19.00 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario Italian med-lge 18.00 30 lb cartons
HD Thai med-lge 42.00 Indian med-lge 24.00-28.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons 
NL AIR Italian 225-400 gm 26.00-28.00                                          
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CD Quebec 18s 19.00-20.00 5 kg containers  
BL AIR Witloof 21.00-24.00                                                     
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CD Quebec 18s 19.00-20.00                
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White super col 63.00 col 50.00   
netted 5s 70.00-74.00 MX White col 60.00 cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled
65.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 61.00-62.00 few 58.00 cartons 4    
5-lb film bags CQ Peeled 55.00                                                 
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched MD Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 12s     
18.00 cartons bunched NJ Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 12s 24.00 Red 12s 18.00-20.00
White 12s 18.00-20.00 Dandelion 12s 18.00-20.00 1 2/5 bushel cartons/crates    
bunched MD Collard 12s 11.00 15-18s 10.00-12.00 Kale 12s 11.00 15-18s          
10.00-12.00 Mustard 12s 12.00 15-18s 15.00-16.00 Turnip Tops 12s 12.00 15-18s  
15.00-16.00 1 3/5 bushel cartons/crates bunched MD Collard 12s 10.00 Kale 12s  
10.00 various containers bunched MX Kohlrabi 24s 25.00 cartons CA Kale,        
Multicolor 24s 30.00 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 44.00-48.00                   
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 18.00-19.00 24s  
flmwrpd 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 30s flmwrpd 19.00-20.00 CD Quebec 24s   
flmwrpd 17.00-19.00                                                            
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 17.00-19.00 Red   
Leaf 24s 16.00-18.00 occas higher CD Quebec Green Leaf 24s 13.00-14.00 Red Leaf
24s 13.00-14.00 2.5 lb cartons CA Frisee 12s 22.00 PE Lolla Rossa 12.00 Red Oak
Leaf 12.00 Green Oak Leaf 12.00 Baby Red Romaine 12.00 3 lb cartons AZ/CA      
Mesculin Mix 7.00 occas higher and lower 10 lb cartons CA Green Leaf Crown Cut 
Leaves 26.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with lid WV Boston 17.00    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 20.00-24.00 mostly         
22.00-23.00 CD Quebec 24s 18.00-19.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts    
24.00-28.00 few best 32.00-34.00 CD Quebec Hearts 24.00-25.00                  
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White lge 14.00 occas higher   
med-lge 12.50-13.00 sml-med 13.50-14.00 Sliced med-lge 14.00 4 qt baskets PA   
White med-lge 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 sml-med 6.00 5 lb cartons PA Oyster        
17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Cremini 8.00 Portobella exlge 9.00 lge 8.75-9.00 Caps 
exlge 12.00 3 lb cartons PA Class I Shiitake exlge 12.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays 
film wrapped PA White 12.00                                                    
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons/crates HD med-lge 19.00 MD med-lge
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00                                                       
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CD Quebec 48s med 12.00-14.00
mostly 13.00 MX 48s lge 14.00-16.00 crates bunched MX Bulb Type 24s 18.00-22.00
mostly 18.00-20.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s 22.00-23.00 cartons 4 film bags
iceless MX 12 bunches per bag 13.00                                            
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 24.00-25.00 Plain 60s 
25.00-26.00 cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 24.00-25.00 Plain 60s 21.00-22.00 OH  
Curly 60s 23.00-25.00 Plain 60s 27.00-28.00                                    
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CD Quebec med 28.00-32.00  
mostly 28.00 Repacked Enroute med 32.00                                        
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed           
20.00-23.00 PE Snow Peas Decalyxed 23.00-24.00 GU Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed    
17.00-18.00 PE Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 19.00-21.00                           
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MD Green jbo
19.00-20.00 exlge 18.00 NJ Green exlge fr qual 16.00-17.00 OH Green exlge      
17.00-18.00 lge fr qual 14.00-16.00 PA Green jbo 20.00 exlge 18.00 fr qual     
16.00 GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons MX Red lge 25.00                                
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons MD Hungarian Wax 14.00  
Jalapeno med 10.00 NJ Hungarian Wax 14.00 Jalapeno lge 12.00 1 1/9 bushel      
cartons MD Long Hot green lge fr qual 14.00 NC Jalapeno lge 18.00 NJ Cubanelles
lge 18.00-20.00 Long Hot green lge 20.00-23.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero green  
20.00-24.00 occas higher red 22.00-24.00 occas higher MX Manzano orange        
40.00-42.00 one label 47.00-49.00 10 lb cartons NC Anaheim 14.00 Finger Hot    
green 10.00 Hungarian Wax 14.00 Poblano 14.00 Serrano green 14.00 25 lb        
containers MX Jalapeno green exlge 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 Poblano green      
18.00-20.00 Serrano green 19.00-21.00                                          
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red          
10.00-12.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags CD Quebec Red 11.00-12.00 MI Red  
12.00 OH Red 11.00-12.00 40 lb film bags topped CD Quebec Red 30.00-32.00 OH   
Red 30.00-31.00 occas higher cartons bunched CD Quebec Red 24s 17.00-18.00 OH  
Red 24s 20.00-21.00 mostly 20.00                                               
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                 
---SPINACH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 18.00-20.00     
occas higher 1 2/5 bushel crates PA Savoy 26.00-28.00 cartons 6 10-oz film bags
Repacked Enroute Savoy 10.00 cartons 8 10-oz film bags Repacked Enroute Savoy  
15.50 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Savoy 16.00-18.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film  
bags CA Flat 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 4 lb cartons AZ/CA Flat Baby Type        
9.00-10.00 bushel crates CA Flat 24s 22.00-23.00                               
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons MD Zucchini sml-med 12.00 
med 10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 12.00 med-lge 10.00-12.00 MI Zucchini    
sml-med 12.00 NJ Yellow Straightneck med 12.00 NY Zucchini sml-med 12.00 PA    
Zucchini sml-med 12.00 med 10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 12.00-14.00       
med-lge fr qual 10.00 4/7 bushel cartons MX Grey sml-med 16.00 bushel cartons  
MI Acorn med 19.00-20.00 MX Kabocha med 26.00-28.00 med-lge 24.00-26.00 NJ     
Acorn med 18.00 OH Acorn med 19.00-20.00 Butternut med-lge 19.00-20.00         
Spaghetti med 19.00-20.00 med-lge 20.00-21.00                                  
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types      
45.00-50.00 U.S. No. 2 Red Types 38.00-40.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types        
22.00-27.00 mostly 25.00 few 19.00 Marked Combination Orange Types 16.00 No    
Grade Marks Orange Types jbo 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00 30 lb cartons HI U.S. No.
1 Okinawan Type 40.00                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AL Vine Ripes light red-red  
jbo 18.00-19.00 xlge 18.00 occas lower CA 80% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens 
light red-red 5x6 sz 17.00-18.00 6x6 sz 17.00-18.00 MD Vine Ripes light red-red
jbo 16.00 occas lower xlge 16.00 NC 80% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light 
red-red 5x6 sz 17.00 6x6 sz 16.00 SC U.S. Comb or Better Mature Greens red 6x6 
sz 16.00 TN 80% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz          
17.00-18.00 6x6 sz 17.00-18.00 VA 80% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light   
red-red 5x6 sz 17.00-18.00 occas higher 6x6 sz 17.00-18.00 U.S. Comb or Better 
Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 16.00-17.00 6x6 sz 16.00 GREENHOUSE 15 lb   
cartons CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes green-breakers 25s 20.00 5 kg/11 lb flats  
on the vine CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes light red-red med 9.00 cartons 10 1-lb 
containers with lids on the vine CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripe - Campari Type     
light red-red med 22.00-24.00 10 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripe -       
Heirloom Varieties light red-red xlge 23.00-24.00                              
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets MD light     
red-red 16.00 yellow 14.00 NJ light red-red 17.00 10 lb cartons MD Heirloom    
Varieties light red-red 20.00                                                  
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MD
red 13.00-14.00 yellow 12.00-13.00 NJ light red-red 13.00-14.00 TN light       
red-red 14.00                                                                  
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET MX SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb
cartons loose MD light red-red exlge 16.00 TN light red-red exlge 18.00-19.00  
lge 18.00-19.00 VA light red-red exlge 18.00-19.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb   
cartons loose MX light red-red exlge 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00            
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb sacks IN med 16.00-17.00 MI med 16.00       
Repacked Enroute lge 14.00 med 18.00-20.00                                     
---VEGETABLES OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb cartons MD Alfalfa Sprouts          
10.00-11.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages MD Alfalfa Sprouts 11.00 35 lb crates MX  
Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 15.00-16.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 9s 
14.00 NL AIR Radicchio Round Red 9s 16.00                                      

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: 25 lb sacks loose CA Red Type sml-med 40.00 25 lb film bags CA Gold  
Type med 40.00                                                                 
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA bchd 14s 40.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 32.00         
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 46.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA
med-lge 46.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 46.00 25 lb sacks loose CA jbo
38.00 cartons bunched CA 24s 40.00 cartons 24 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled    
34.00                                                                          
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA White 12s 42.00                        
---CELERY: cartons CA 2 1/2 dz 36.00 filmbags 30s 38.00 cartons film bags CA   
Hearts 18s 38.00                                                               
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 30.00 Red Leaf 24s 30.00 3 lb      
cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 10.00-11.00                                         
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA 24s 32.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 
38.00                                                                          
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s 30.00                            
---SPINACH: 4 lb cartons AZ/CA Flat Baby Type 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00