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4/23/2014 8:15 AM
By Associated Press

COLUMBIA, SC Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Farmers Market - Prices to Growers
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE FARMERS MARKET
USDA-SCDA MARKET NEWS
CA—FV001
Columbia Farmers Market - Wholesale prices paid to Growers until 9:00
a.m. for South Carolina grown produce unless otherwise stated. Standard
cartons/crates. Farmers' pack not necessarily USDA grades. Prices
subject to change without notice.
Recorder number: (803)737-5900 Office:(803)737-4497
Internet http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CA—FV001.TXT
SIZES: jbo=jumbo, xlge=extra large, lge=large, med=medium sml=small
VOLUME SYMBOLS: TFQ = Supplies insufficient to quote prices,
VL=very light, F=few, L=light, M=moderate, H=heavy, VH=very heavy
COMMODITY VOL CONTAINERS VARIETY PRICES
BEETS: VL dz bnchs Red type 18.00
25 lb sks Red type Topped 20.00
CILANTRO: VL ctns 30s 14.00
GREENS: VL dz bnchs Collards 20.00
Mustards/Turnips 18.00
1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s 13.00-14.00
1 1/9 buctns lse Turnip Tops/Mustard 12.00
ONIONS, GREEN: VL 2 dz bnchs Med 9.00
4 dz bnchs Sml 15.00
2 dz bnchs Carolina Sweet type 20.00
dz bnchs Leeks 22.00
PARSLEY: VL ctns bnchd Curly & Flat types 60s 20.00
Curly type 30s 12.00
SPINACH: VL 1.29 bucrts Savoy type 16.00
STRAWBERRIES: VL 8-1 lb cntrs 15.00
1 gallon cntrs 10.00-13.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES: F Buctns Red/Golden 16.00-17.00
Fuji/Granny Smith/Cameo 17.00
VL Tray pack Pink Lady 88s 22.00
BANANAS: VL 40 lb ctns #1 17.00-18.00
#2 14.00
BEANS: VL bucrts Snap type 18.00
Half Runners 28.00
BROCCOLI: VL 20 lb ctns Crown Cut 18.00
Ctns 14ct 20.00
CABBAGE: VL 50 lb ctns Green Type Medium 13.00-14.00
Red type Medium 22.00
CANTALOUPES: VL 1/2 ctns 9ct Honduras 15.00
Per melon Athena FL Fair Quality .75
CARROTS: VL 50 lb flmbgs Jumbo 16.00
CELERY: VL ctns 2 1/2 dz CA 22.00
CORN,SWEET: VL 4 dz crts Yellow/White/Bi-Color 14.00
CUCUMBERS: VL 1 1/9 buctns Long Green Sml 17.00
Long Green Select 15.00
Pickles FL Sml-Med 30.00
EGGPLANT: VL buctns Medium FL 20.00
GREENS: VL 8 1-lb flmbgs Kale Salad Organic 8.00-10.00
HONEYDEW: VL ctns 5ct 10.00
Gold type 4s/5s 9.00
Per melon 1.00-1.50
LETTUCE: VL ctns wrapped 24s CA 20.00
ctns Romaine CA 24s 24.00
Green Leaf/Red Leaf 20.00
12-3 lb flmbgs Romaine Hearts 28.00
MANGOES: VL 1 layer ctns Tommy Atkins 10s 9.00
Ataulfo 18s 10.00
OKRA: VL 1/2 bucrts Sml-Med FL 16.00
ONIONS,DRY: VL 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo 16.00-18.00
Yellow Colossal 20.00
White Jumbo 25.00
16 3-lb sks Yellow Medium 18.00
25 lb sks Red Jumbo 20.00
Vidalia District
50 lb ctns Jumbo 28.00
10-5 lb sks Jumbo 28.00
PEANUTS: F busks Green FL 52.00
PEPPERS,BELL: VL 1 1/9 buctns Green Choice 13.00
PEPPERS,OTHER: VL 1/2 buctns Banana Hot 12.00
Finger Hot 20.00
Jalapeno 15.00
1 1/9 buctns Poblano 20.00
Jalapeno 28.00
PINEAPPLES: VL 1 layer ctns Golden ripe 6s/7s 13.00-14.00
POTATOES: VL 50 lb sks Red A type US 1 18.00
White A type US 1 15.00
New Crop Florida
50 lb sks Red A type US 1 20.00
Red A type US 2 17.00
Red B type US 2 20.00
White A type US 2 20.00
White B type US 2 22.00
RADISHES: VL 30 6-oz/14 1-lb Red type 10.00-10.50
40 lb film bags Red type 24.00
SQUASH: VL 1/2 buctns Zucchini Small 15.00
Medium 13.00
3/4 buctns Crookneck Small 18.00-21.00
Medium 14.00-15.00
SWEET POTATOES: VL 40 lb ctns Good Quality 18.00
Fair Quality 10.00-12.00
Jumbo 12.00
TOMATOES: F 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe Turning Red
Exlge & Jumbo 12.00-17.00
Med & Lge 12.00-15.00
Red all sizes 10.00-14.00
Green 18.00-20.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE: VL 12 1-pt cntrs Red type 16.00
TOMATOES,PLUM: VL 25 lb ctns Roma type 14.00
TURNIPS: VL 25 lb filmbgs Purple Top Lge 14.00
WATERMELONS: VL per melon Red Flesh Seeded
15-20 lbs 3.50-4.00
20-26 lbs 5.00
26-32 lbs 5.00-6.00
Red Flesh Seedless
12-14 lbs 2.00-3.00
15-20 lbs 4.00-4.50
24 inch bins Red Flesh Seeded
28S/35s/45s 170.00-210.00
Red Flesh Seedless
45s/50s/60s 200.00-230.00
80s 180.00
CITRUS:
GRAPEFRUIT: VL 4/5 buctns Red type 40s FL 15.00
LEMONS: VL 7/10 buctns Standard 165s 32.00
ORANGES: VL 4/5 buctns Valencia 100s FL 18.00-20.00
4/5 buctns Navel 72ct CA 28.00
25 lb ctns Valencia 10.00
7/10 buctns Valencia 88s MX 20.00
10 4-lb sks Valencia FL 22.00
UGLI FRUIT: VL 4/5 buctns 12ct JM 10.00
Remarks: These items also available Rice, Cheese, Eggs, Honey, Sliced
Meats, Butter, Flowers, Jams, Ciders, Plants, Trees, etc
Web site www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CA—FV001.TXT
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