Wholesale Market Fruit Report - St. Louis, MO
ST. LOUIS Terminal Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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XX_FV010                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 AM. Overcast 57                                              
Yesterday's High 61                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---GRAPEFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Ruby  
Red 36s 31.00 48s 27.50-29.75 mostly 28.00-29.00 15 kg containers PE Star Ruby 
36s 42.90 48s 37.90                                                            
---LEMONS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice 140s     
40.00 17 kg cartons CL Marked Fancy 75s 32.90 115s 32.90 140s 30.90 165s 28.90 
Marked Choice 75s 30.50 95s 32.90 few 35.75 115s 32.50 140s 33.75 165s 25.90   
few 29.75 200s 23.90 MX Marked Choice 140s 26.85 165s 26.85                    
---LIMES:  MARKET HIGHER.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 48s 8.00 54s         
6.50-7.50 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 110s 18.75-20.00 175s 19.00-20.00 200s
16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 fineappear 22.00-24.50                          
---ORANGES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade      
Valencia 88s 34.00-37.75 mostly 36.00-37.00 113s 34.90-37.00 mostly 35.00 138s 
34.90-38.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 Shprs Choice Valencia 72s 31.50-32.00 88s       
32.00-34.00 15 kg cartons CL Navel 40s 37.90 48s 37.90 72s 35.90 88s 31.00 SF  
Navel 72s 35.75 88s 39.75 Cara Cara 56s 34.00                                  
---TANGELOS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 kg containers PE Minneola 40s 15.75    

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt cups with lids CD British
Columbia med-lge 23.90 OR lge 31.90-34.00 mostly 32.00-34.00                   
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA            
Blackberries lge 23.90                                                         
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CA Red lge
28.90 occas higher                                                             
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA   
med-lge 15.75-16.90 mostly 15.75-16.75 occas higher                            

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 cartons CA 9s 12.90-13.90 occas      
higher 12s 13.50-15.75 mostly 13.50-15.50                                      
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  2/3 cartons CA 5s 12.90-13.90 6s          
13.35-15.75 mostly 13.50-15.50                                                 
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons Local Repack Red Flesh Seedless 
Type 4s 22.50 occas 28.90 24 inch bins IL Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s 160.00 IN
Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s 234.00 60s 234.00 MO Red Flesh Seedless Type 45s   
175.00                                                                         

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons tray pack CA U.S. ExFcy Gala 125s    
29.75 IL U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 125s 33.75 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 88s   
24.50-27.85 mostly 26.00-27.00 fineappear 27.00 100s 24.50-28.85 mostly        
26.00-27.00 125s 26.00-28.85 mostly 26.00-27.00 138s 26.90-27.85 Golden        
Delicious 72s 41.75 88s 48.00-49.50 fineappear 59.50 100s 47.00 fineappear     
58.50 138s 38.25 Fuji 88s 49.75-52.75 mostly 51.00-52.00 100s 48.00 Granny     
Smith 88s 59.75-63.50 mostly 60.00-61.00 fineappear 76.90 100s 59.75 fineappear
76.90 Gala 80s fineappear 36.25 88s 30.00-33.50 mostly 32.00-33.00 100s        
30.00-32.75 mostly 31.00-32.00 Braeburn 64s 30.75 72s 25.25 Red Rome 72s 28.25 
Honeycrisp 100s 68.00 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 88s 47.75 100s 47.00 U.S. ExFcy Red
Delicious 56s 14.00 72s 16.00 100s 20.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags IL U.S.     
ExFcy Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min 25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 Jonathan 2    
1/2" min 22.00 MI U.S. ExFcy Jonathan 2 1/2" min 22.90 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious
2 1/2" min 32.00 Fuji 2 1/2" min 41.75 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min 45.00 Gala 2    
1/2" min 50.50 bushel cartons loose IL U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 2 3/4" min     
20.00 Golden Delicious 3" min 26.00-28.00 2 3/4" min 25.00 2 1/4" min 20.00    
Fuji 2 1/2" min 28.00 Jonathan 2 3/4" min 24.00-25.00 Jonagold 2 1/2" min 28.00
U.S. Util Golden Delicious 3" min 15.00                                        
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons 2 layer MX Hass 40s 52.00-54.00 60s       
41.00-54.00 mostly 41.00-44.00 fr qual 39.00-40.00 70s 37.00-38.00             
---BANANAS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons GU 15.80-16.30 HD 16.90 petite
18.00 master container  4 10-lb cartons HD 19.00                               
---GRAPES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  19 lb containers bagged CA White Seedless    
Type lge-exlge 25.00-25.90 few 21.75 fineappear 28.85 Crimson Seedless         
lge-exlge 25.90-28.90 few lower Red Seedless lge-exlge 21.75-25.00 mostly      
23.00-24.00 Black Seedless lge-exlge 26.00 Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 25.75       
fineappear 28.25                                                               
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer CL Hayward 36s 16.00-16.90 9
kg (19.8 lb) containers loose CL Hayward 36 sz 32.90 39 sz 35.00               
---MANGOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer BR Tommy Atkins 7s 8.50-9.00
10s 6.90 12s 6.90-7.75 occas higher MX Keitt 14s 5.00-6.00                     
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                
---PAPAYA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   3.5 kg containers BR Solo Type Golden 10s 19.75  
30-35 lb cartons MX Maradol Type 9s 30.00-31.00 12s 30.75-31.90                
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Various Yellow
Flesh Varieties 32s 19.75                                                      
---PEARS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR ORFcy Bartlett 90s  
33.00 100s 33.00 Stark Crimson 90s 34.00 WA WAFcy D'Anjou 100s 29.90-33.00     
mostly 30.00-31.00 36 lb cartons tight fill CA U.S. One Bartlett 90 sz 27.50   
100 sz 32.50                                                                   
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 5s 7.50 6s
7.50-9.90 occas 11.75 7s 7.50-9.25 mostly 7.50-8.50 8s 8.00-9.90               
---PLANTAINS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   50 lb cartons EC 43.90                   
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   28 lb cartons loose CA Marked Black Plum 30  
sz 22.75 Interspecific Type Black Kat 14s 21.00 Flavor Fall 20 sz 20.75        
---POMEGRANATES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer CA Smith/Angel Red 34s
22.00                                                                          
---PRUNES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons WA U.S. One Early Italian 1 1/4"   
min 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00                                             

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NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons CB 26.00 HD 26.00