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7/29/2014 7:45 AM
By Associated Press

COLUMBIA, SC Tuesday, July 29, 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
BEANS: VL Approx. 27 lb sks Lima Spckld/Green 22.00
VL Bucrts Pole Beans 25.00
VL 1/2 bubskts Pole Beans 12.00
BLACKBERRIES: VL 4 1-qt Large 20.00-25.00
CANTALOUPES: VL per melon Athena Lge/Xlge 1.00-1.50
CILANTRO: VL ctns 30s 14.00
CORN, SWEET VL 4 dz crts White/Ylw/Bi-Color 17.00-18.00
VL 5 dz sks White 18.00
CUCUMBERS: VL 1 1/9 bucrts Pickles Sml-Med/Sml25.00-34.00
1 1/9 buctns Long Greens Select 16.00-18.00
1/2 bubskts Long Greens Small 10.00-12.00
EGGPLANT: F 1 1/9 buctns Medium 15.00
VL White type 15.00
F 1/2 buctns Medium 10.00
VL Japanese & Neon types 10.00
Bucrts Medium type 15.00
GREENS: VL dz bnchs Collards 18.00
1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s 12.00
1 1/9 buctns lse Turnip Tops/Mustard 12.00
HONEYDEW: VL per melon Extra Large 1.75-2.00
Jumbo 2.50-3.00
NECTARINES: VL 1/2 bubskts Yellow Flesh 23.00-25.00
OKRA: F 1/2 bubskts Sml-Med 18.00-25.00
ONIONS, GREEN: VL 2 dz bnchs Med 9.00
4 dz bnchs Sml 14.00
dz bnchs Leeks 20.00
PARSLEY: VL ctns bnchd Flat type 60s 25.00
PEACHES: M 1/2 bubskts Yellow Flesh 15.00-21.00
L White Flesh 18.00-21.00
VL Doughnut type 20.00
L 1/2 buctns/bskts Fair Quality 12.00-14.00
PEANUTS: F bucrts Green Red Skin 40.00-50.00
PEARS: VL 1/2 bubskts Bartlett 18.00
PEAS,OTHER: F Approx. 27 lb sks Purple Hull 18.00-22.00
Pinkeye 18.00-22.00
1/2 bubsksts Pinkeye/Purple Hull 12.00
PEPPERS,BELL: VL Place Pack flts Green 48s 22.00
1 1/9 buctns Green Choice 10.00-14.00
1/2 buskts Suntan Choice 12.00
PEPPERS,OTHERS: F 1/2 buctns Banana Hot/Serrano 15.00
VL Banana Sweet 10.00
F Cubanelle 10.00
Finger Hot 15.00-20.00
Jalapeno 10.00-12.00
1 1/9 buctns Jalapeno 18.00-20.00
SQUASH: F 3/4 buctn Crookneck Small 16.00-18.00
Medium 14.00-15.00
Large 10.00
1/2 buctn Zucchini Small 12.00-14.00
Medium 10.00
VL Grey Small 12.00
Medium 10.00
Straightneck Small 14.00
Crookneck Small 15.00
Medium 12.00
TOMATOES: M 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe Turning Red
Exlge & Jumbo 14.00-16.00
Medium & Large 10.00-13.00
Red All Sizes 8.00-10.00
Green All Sizes 14.00-18.00
Yellow 15.00-20.00
F 1/2 bubskts Light Red-Red 14.00-15.00
TOMATOES,PLUM: VL 25 lb ctns Roma type Lge 14.00
WATERMELONS: H per melon Red Flesh Seeded
12-14 lbs 0.50-1.00
15-18 lbs 1.00-1.25
20-28 lbs 1.25-2.00
28-32 lbs 1.50-2.50
33 lbs & up 2.50-5.00
F Sugar Baby 1.25-1.50
VL Yellow Flesh 26-32lbs3.00-5.00
20-24 lbs 3.00
M Red Flesh Seedless
8-10 lbs .50
12-14 lbs 1.00
15-18 lbs 1.00-2.00
20-24 lbs 1.75-2.00
F 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seedless
36s 110.00
45s 90.00-110.00
60s 110.00
Red Flesh Seeded
28s 90.00
35s 90.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
BANANAS: VL 40 lb ctns #1 17.00
#2 14.00
BEANS: VL bucrts Snap 18.00-20.00
KY type 26.00
Half Runners 30.00
Approx. 27 lb sks Lima Speckled TN 22.00
8 lb bags Shelled Fresh 25.00
Shelled Frozen 18.00
BEETS: VL 25 lb sks Red type Topped 15.00
BLUEBERRIES: VL 12 1-pt cntrs NC Large 18.00
BROCCOLI: VL 20 lb ctns Crown Cut 18.00
CABBAGE: VL 50 lb ctns Green Type Medium 14.00-15.00
Red Type 22.00
CARROTS: VL 25 lb sks Jumbo GA 8.00-10.00
50 lb sks Jumbo MX 16.00
LETTUCE: VL ctns Iceberg Wrapped 24s 22.00
OKRA: VL 1/2 bubskts Sml-Med 17.00-20.00
ONIONS,DRY: VL 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo 20.00
16 3-lb sks Yellow Medium 20.00-23.00
25 lb sks Red Jumbo 15.00-18.00
Vidalia District
50 lb ctns Jumbo 21.00-24.00
Medium 19.00-22.00
10-5 lb sks Jumbo 22.00-26.00
Medium 21.00-22.00
16 3-lb sks Medium 21.00-23.00
40 lb ctns Jumbo 19.00-22.00
PEANUTS: F busks/crts Green Red Skin type 42.00
VL Green Jumbo type 40.00-43.00
PEAS,OTHER: VL Approx. 27 lb sks Pinkeye/White Acre 22.00
Purple Hull 18.00-22.00
8 lb bags Shelled Fresh 25.00
Shelled Frozen 18.00
PEACHES: VL 1/2 buctns Yellow Flesh Fair Qual. 13.00
PEPPERS,BELL: VL 1 1/9 buctns Yellow Irregular Size 27.00
PLUMS: VL 28 lb ctns Red & Black Fair Quality 25.00
1/2 buctns/bskts Red & Yellow types 30.00
PINEAPPLES: VL 1 layer ctns Golden Ripe 7s 14.00
RADISHES: VL 30 6-oz/14 1-lb Red type MI 11.00-11.50
40 lb flmbgs Red type MI/CD 25.00
SWEET POTATOES: VL 40 lb ctns Fair Quality 18.00-23.00
TOMATOES: F 25 lb ctns Vine Ripe Light Red-Red
Exlge & Jumbo 12.00-14.00
Large 12.00
Red 10.00
TURNIPS: VL 25 lb filmbgs Purple Top Med-Lge MI 12.00
WATERMELONS: M per melon Red Flesh Seeded
15-20 lbs 2.00
22-26 lbs 3.00
28-32 lbs 2.50-3.50
Red Flesh Seedless
12-14 lbs 1.00
15-20 lbs 1.00-2.00
20-24 lbs 2.00-2.50
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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