Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Baltimore, MD
USDA - Fri Nov 08, 7:18AM CST
BALTIMORE Terminal Prices as of 08-NOV-2019                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (410) 799-4840     Fax:  (410) 799-8442                                
                                                                               

BP_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Few Clouds 37
Yesterday's High 59
No report will be issued Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of the 
Veteran's Day holiday. The Market News office will be closed while the market
is open. Report will resume Tuesday, November 12.                                                                                
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe 18s 23.00 24s 23.00           
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons/crates bunched PE Green lge 
24.00-25.00 std 24.00 White exlge 28.00                                        
---BEANS:  MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  bushel cartons/crates precooled FL Round   
Green Type 32.00-34.00 GA Round Green Type 30.00-34.00 bushel reusable plastic 
containers (RPC) MX Fava 35.00 5 lb cartons GU AIR Haricot Vert (French Type)  
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00                                                       
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Red Type 12s 14.00-15.00 25 lb    
sacks loose CD Quebec Red Type med 8.00 lge 8.00 MX Red Type med 8.00          
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00 Baby
Hybrid Type bchd 18s 30.00-32.00 occas higher 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 
Short Trim 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 MX Crown Cut Short Trim 22.00 NC     
Crown Cut Short Trim 20.00                                                     
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med 34.00-36.00 occas   
higher                                                                         
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 3/4 bushel cartons MD Round Green Type med
10.00 NC Round Green Type med 12.00-13.00 Red Type med 14.00 NJ Red Type med   
14.00 1 7/8 bushel cartons NC Red Type med 16.00 NY Danish Type xlge 15.00 50  
lb cartons CD Quebec Round Green Type med 11.00-13.00 Red Type med 14.00-16.00 
mostly 14.00 NC Round Green Type med 12.00-13.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec Danish  
Type lge 9.00 occas higher 1 3/4 bushel cartons CD Quebec Savoy Type med       
15.00-16.00 NJ Savoy Type med 15.00                                            
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00    
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00 sml-med 20.00 CD Quebec med-lge 
16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-24.00 sml-med
20.00 CD Quebec med-lge 20.00 50 lb sacks loose CA jbo 23.00 CD Ontario jbo    
13.00 Quebec jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 cartons bunched CA 24s 26.00-28.00   
cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 cartons 15   
2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00                         
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s        
22.00-24.00 12s 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00 16s 22.00-24.00                       
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 28.00-30.00 ord cond         
15.00-20.00 2 1/2 dz 28.00-30.00 filmbags 24s 30.00 filmbags 30s 30.00 occas   
higher cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s 32.00-33.00                             
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  wirebound crates FL Yellow 4 dz min      
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 White 4 dz min 13.00-15.00 GA Yellow 4 dz min   
12.00-14.00 White 4 dz min 13.00-14.00 fair condition lower Bi-Color 4 dz min  
12.00                                                                          
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in quality and condition. 1 1/9 
bushel cartons FL med 24.00 fr qual 13.00-14.00 GA med ord qual 12.00-13.00 lge
16.00 fr cond 10.00-12.00 MX med 25.00-26.00 lge 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 1 1/9
bushel crates FL Pickles Kirby Type sml-med 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 GREENHOUSE
cartons film wrapped MX Long Seedless ex lge 12s 8.00 20 lb cartons MX Persian 
sml 30.00-32.00 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CD Ontario Persian sml       
offerings insufficient to quote MX Persian sml 20.00                           
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MD med-lge fr qual          
8.00-10.00 sml-med fr qual 8.00-10.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med 14.00
GA med 12.00-14.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese med-lge 28.00 40
lb cartons HD Thai med-lge 30.00 30 lb cartons FL Indian med-lge 42.00         
GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons NL AIR Italian 225-400 gm 25.00-26.00            
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates NJ 18s 14.00 cartons CA 24s    
17.00 5 kg containers BL AIR Witloof 24.00-26.00                               
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates NJ 18s 14.00 cartons CA 24s  
18.00                                                                          
---GARLIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ White col 58.00-61.00 netted
5s 54.00-63.00 mostly 54.00-55.00 occas higher SP White col 60.00 cartons 20   
1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 68.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled        
58.00-67.00 mostly 58.00 fr cond 50.00-52.00 cartons 4 5-lb film bags CQ Peeled
53.00                                                                          
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 24s    
24.00 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 46.00-48.00 TX Swiss Chard Mixed Colors 12s  
16.00 Red 12s 16.00 White 12s 16.00 1 2/5 bushel cartons/crates bunched MD     
Collard 12s 9.00 15-18s 9.00-10.00 Kale 12s 9.00 15-18s 9.00-11.00 Mustard 12s 
12.00-14.00 15-18s 14.00 Turnip Tops 12s 12.00-14.00 15-18s 14.00 Rape 12s     
15.00 1 3/5 bushel cartons/crates bunched NJ Kale Lacinato (Tuscan) 12s 18.00  
Mustard 15-18s 14.00 Turnip Tops 15-18s 14.00 Dandelion 12s 18.00 Kohlrabi 12s 
17.00 cartons CA Kale, Multicolor 24s 30.00                                    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 28.00-30.00 24s  
flmwrpd 30.00-32.00 occas 28.00-29.00 30s flmwrpd 25.00-26.00                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 26.00-30.00 mostly
26.00 Red Leaf 24s 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00 2.5 lb cartons CA Frisee 12s 20.00 
3 lb cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 7.00-8.00 10 lb cartons film lined CA Green    
Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 24.00 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with lid WV  
Boston 17.00 occas higher                                                      
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY. Wide range in condition. cartons CA 24s    
34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 40.00-44.00     
mostly 40.00-42.00 occas higher fr cond 32.00-36.00                            
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White lge 14.00-14.50 mostly   
14.00 med-lge 12.50-13.00 sml-med 13.50-14.00 Sliced med-lge 14.00-14.75 mostly
14.00 5 lb cartons PA Oyster 17.50-18.50 occas higher Cremini 8.00-9.50 mostly 
8.00-9.00 Portobella exlge 9.00 occas higher lge 9.00 Caps exlge 12.00 3 lb    
cartons PA Class I Shiitake exlge 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film       
wrapped PA White 12.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-12.50                                
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons/crates HD med-lge 27.00-28.00     
mostly 27.00 occas higher                                                      
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s lge 15.00-18.00 
mostly 15.00 48s med 14.00-16.00 crates bunched MX Bulb Type 24s 17.00-19.00   
cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s 30.00-32.00 occas higher MX Leeks 12s 29.00       
cartons 4 film bags iceless MX 12 bunches per bag 14.00-16.00                  
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 19.00    
Plain 60s 19.00 cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 21.00-22.00 Plain 60s 21.00-22.00 
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CD Quebec med 26.00 sacks  
12 1-lb film bags CD Quebec med 24.00                                          
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET HIGHER.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed           
28.00-32.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00-32.00           
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel
cartons CA Red exlge 30.00 fr qual 26.00-28.00 GA Green jbo 17.00-18.00 exlge  
15.00-18.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00 MD Green lge fr qual 12.00 MX Green exlge 18.00
fr qual 15.00 15 lb cartons CA Red exlge 24.00-26.00 MX Red exlge 26.00-27.00  
GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons CD Ontario Yellow exlge 15.00-16.00 MX Yellow exlge   
14.00-15.00 lge 10.00 Orange exlge 14.00-16.00 NL Red exlge 18.00 Yellow exlge 
15.00-16.00 Orange exlge 17.00                                                 
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons GA Cubanelles med 
10.00 Hungarian Wax 10.00 NJ Finger Hot 21.00-23.00 VA Habanero green 17.00 red
16.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Cubanelles lge 20.00-23.00 Hungarian Wax 18.00   
Jalapeno green exlge 21.00-23.00 Long Hot green lge 20.00 MX Poblano green     
27.00-28.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero green 25.00 mxd orange and green 24.00    
orange 24.00-25.00 red 24.00 occas higher MX Manzano orange 38.00-39.00 fr qual
30.00 25 lb containers MX Jalapeno green exlge 19.00-21.00 lge 19.00-20.00     
Poblano green 25.00-28.00 Serrano green 26.00-28.00 30 lb cartons DR Thai Chili
Hots green 49.00 red 120.00 GREENHOUSE 3 kg cartons NL AIR Finger Hot green    
24.00 red 27.00-27.25                                                          
---PUMPKINS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons MD Miniature Flat Type orange 
16.00-18.00 white 18.00-20.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons MD Pie Type med 15.00 few   
lower 24 inch bins MD Cinderella xlge 190.00-200.00 PA Howden Type lge         
140.00-150.00 Cinderella xlge 190.00-200.00 36 inch bins PA Howden Type xlge   
150.00-160.00 occas lower lge 150.00-160.00 occas lower                        
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags OH Red    
11.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags MI Red 12.00-14.00 OH Red 12.00-14.00   
Repacked Enroute Red 13.00-15.00 40 lb film bags topped CD Quebec Red          
24.00-28.00 OH Red 24.00-27.00 Repacked Enroute Red 27.00-28.00                
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD Ontario lge 28.00-30.00  
---SPINACH:  MARKET NEW JERSEY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat  
24s 18.00 occas higher 1 2/5 bushel crates NJ Savoy 15.00 cartons 8 10-oz film 
bags Repacked Enroute Savoy 14.50-15.50 cartons 12 10-oz film bags AZ/CA Savoy 
16.00-17.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 4 lb 
cartons AZ/CA Flat Baby Type 10.00 cartons AZ Savoy 24.00 celery crates AZ/CA  
Savoy 24s 32.00                                                                
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons FL Zucchini sml-med       
12.00-13.00 med 10.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 14.00 GA Yellow Straightneck 
med fr qual 8.00-9.00 MX Zucchini med-lge 11.00 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini 
sml-med 13.00-14.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 15.00-17.00 Grey sml-med       
16.00-18.00 med 12.00-14.00 bushel cartons CD Quebec Acorn med 16.00 Butternut 
med 16.00 Spaghetti med 16.00 MX Acorn med 24.00 Butternut lge 24.00 Kabocha   
med-lge 20.00 Spaghetti med 24.00 NJ Spaghetti med 16.00-17.00 NY Kabocha      
med-lge 20.00-22.00 PA Acorn med 15.00 Butternut med 15.00 Spaghetti med 15.00 
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET NORTH CAROLINA LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  40 lb cartons 
CA U.S. No. 1 Red Types 49.00-55.00 U.S. No. 2 Red Types 42.00-43.00 NC White  
Types 30.00 U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 Marked      
Combination Orange Types 11.00-15.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 No Grade Marks Orange  
Types jbo 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 30 lb cartons HI U.S. No. 1 Okinawan  
Type 51.00 20 lb cartons NC White Types 22.00                                  
---TOMATOES:  MARKET LOWER.  25 lb cartons loose AL Vine Ripes red xlge ord    
cond 3.00-5.00 FL Vine Ripes light red-red jbo 25.00-26.00 xlge 22.00-24.00    
occas higher 80% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz         
22.00-24.00 6x6 sz 20.00-22.00 occas higher 6x7 sz 20.00-22.00 U.S. Comb or    
Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz 22.00-23.00 6x6 sz 20.00 TN 80% U.S. 
One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 6x6 sz 22.00-24.00 10 lb cartons FL  
Vine Ripes yellow xlge 24.00 GREENHOUSE 15 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne Vine    
Ripes breakers-turning 25s 22.00 light red-red 25s 15.00-18.00 28s 15.00-18.00 
5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripes light red-red med     
9.00-10.00 10 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties light 
red-red xlge 28.00 occas lower                                                 
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL light red-red   
11.00 flats 12 1-pt cups with lids FL light red-red 11.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT  
flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX light red-red 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00         
GREENHOUSE cartons 12 10-oz cups with lids on the vine CD Ontario light red-red
19.00 MD red fr cond 12.00                                                     
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids FL
light red-red 10.00 few lower 20 lb cartons loose FL light red-red 20.00 occas 
lower yellow 16.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX   
light red-red 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 GREENHOUSE flats 12 1-pt containers with
lids DR light red-red 10.00                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose FL light    
red-red exlge 22.00-24.00 lge 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 med 22.00 ADAPTED       
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX light red exlge 22.00-25.00 mostly          
23.00-24.00 light red-red lge 21.50-23.00 mostly 21.50-22.00                   
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb sacks CD Quebec Purple Top med 12.00        
Repacked Enroute Purple Top med 12.00-13.00                                    
---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 15 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
Garbanzo Beans (Chick Peas) 42.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio Round Red 9s 
14.00-16.00                                                                    

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---APPLE CIDER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 4 1-gallon bottles MD 19.00-20.00 PA  
18.00-20.00 cartons 9 1/2-gallon bottles MD 20.00-22.00 PA 20.00-22.00         
---ORNAMENTAL GOURDS:  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 1/2 bushel cartons/crates OH      
16.00-19.00 UNWAXED 1/2 bushel cartons/crates MD 12.00-15.00 fair condition    
lower                                                                          

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: 25 lb film bags CA Red Type med 40.00 Gold Type med 38.00            
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA bchd 14s 58.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 55.00-56.00   
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge 47.00-48.00 sacks 24 2-lb film  
bags CA med-lge 47.00-48.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 47.00-48.00 25  
lb sacks loose CA jbo 39.00-40.00 cartons bunched CA 24s 40.00 cartons 24 1-lb 
film bags CA Baby Peeled 34.00-36.00                                           
---CELERY: cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s 46.00                               
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 44.00 Red Leaf 24s 44.00 3 lb      
cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 9.00-11.00                                          
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA 24s 44.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 
44.00                                                                          
---MUSHROOMS: 10 lb cartons PA White lge 15.50-16.00 3 lb cartons PA Class I   
Shiitake exlge 21.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White 17.50         
---SPINACH: 4 lb cartons AZ/CA Flat Baby Type 10.00-11.00