Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Atlanta, GA
ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 15-APR-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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AJ_FV020                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m.  Partly Cloudy 48                                         
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thorned 24s 25.00 30s  
29.00 36s 29.00 sml lse 63.50                                                  
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched PE Green jbo        
23.50-24.50 mostly 24.00 few 20.50 lge 19.00-24.00 mostly 22.50 few 18.00,     
occas 26.50 std 20.00-22.50 mostly 21.00-21.50 few 25.00, few 18.00            
---BEANS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  bushel cartons/crates FL Round
Green Type Machine Picked 13.00-14.50 mostly 14.00 few 15.25 Pole Type         
21.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-21.50 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French Type)      
13.50-16.00 few 16.75                                                          
---BEETS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb sacks loose MX Red Type lge 13.00-15.50 
mostly 14.00-15.00 Gold Type lge 27.50-28.50                                   
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s 19.00-22.00 mostly  
21.00 few 16.50-18.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00
OCCAS LOWER MX Crown Cut 15.00-17.00                                           
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA lge 41.50-43.00  
mostly 43.00 few 39.50                                                         
---CABBAGE:  MARKET LOWER.  50 lb cartons FL Round Green Type med 13.00-14.00  
mostly 13.00-13.50 occas higher TX Round Green Type med 13.00-13.50 40 lb      
cartons FL Red Type med 23.00-26.00 occas low as 21.00 Savoy Type med          
22.00-23.00                                                                    
---CARROTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med 22.00-24.00  
mostly 23.00-24.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00-25.00 mostly       
23.00-24.00 few 27.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 22.00-25.00 mostly    
23.00 50 lb sacks loose MX lge 15.50-17.00 mostly 15.50 occas lower 25 lb sacks
loose CA lge 15.50-16.50 MX lge 12.50-14.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Baby  
Peeled 19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00-20.75 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 
25.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled        
25.00-26.50 mostly 25.00 cartons 4 5-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 20.50         
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons film wrapped AZ/CA White 12s          
17.50-19.50 mostly 17.50-18.50 few high as 21.50                               
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in prices. cartons CA 2 1/2 dz     
75.00-81.75 mostly 78.00-81.50 few 70.00 3 dz 78.00-81.75 mostly 79.00-81.75   
few 75.5 filmbags 30s 76.00-80.00 mostly 78.00-80.00 few 83.00-90.00 filmbags  
36s 82.00-83.50 mostly 83.50 few 77.50 cartons film bags CA Hearts 18s         
61.50-65.50 occas higher                                                       
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons/crates FL Yellow 
4 dz min 14.50-16.50 mostly 15.00 White 4 dz min 15.00-16.50 mostly 16.00-16.50
Bi-Color 4 dz min 14.50-16.50 mostly 16.00-16.50                               
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET MEDIUM LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons 
FL Pickles med 27.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.50 MX Pickles med 27.00-29.00 few   
30.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons FL med 14.50-16.00 occas 18.00 fr qual        
11.00-13.00 MX med 16.00-18.00 occas 14.00 fr qual 11.00-13.00 GREENHOUSE      
cartons film wrapped MX Long Seedless med 12s 8.00-10.50 few 13.50, occas      
6.50-7.50                                                                      
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped FL med        
16.00-16.50 occas 10.75-14.00 bushel cartons wrapped MX 18s 17.00-18.00 mostly 
17.00-17.50 30 lb cartons MX Chinese sml-med 35.00                             
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 22.00-25.00 mostly 25.00     
occas 26.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 24s 29.00-30.50 mostly 29.00-29.25 few    
27.00-28.00 Red Type 24s 39.00 few 33.50 8 lb cartons BL Witloof Red Type 24s  
54.75                                                                          
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 31.00-35.00 mostly         
31.00-31.50 few 27.00                                                          
---GARLIC:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons CQ White   
col 37.00-43.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 occas lower cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ  
Peeled 35.00-39.50 mostly 37.00 few 31.00-34.00                                
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched GA Collard 24s 11.00-13.50   
mostly 11.50 Kale 24s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 Mustard 24s 11.00-13.50   
mostly 11.50-12.00 few 13.75 Turnip Tops 24s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.50-12.00    
various containers bunched/loose GA Collard 12s 25.50-26.00 few 22.00-23.50    
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons AZ/CA flm lined 24s 17.00-20.00   
mostly 18.00-20.00 few 21.00 24s flmwrpd 19.00-22.50 mostly 22.00-22.50 few    
16.00-17.00                                                                    
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA Boston 24s 23.00 few    
20.50-21.50 Green Leaf 24s 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.50-16.50 few 21.50 Red Leaf   
24s 15.00-17.00 3 lb cartons AZ/CA Mesculin Mix 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.50 10  
lb cartons film lined AZ/CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 18.50-19.00 few 23.00  
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA 24s 18.00-20.00 mostly
18.00 few 21.00-22.00 cartons 12 3-count packages AZ/CA Hearts 20.00-21.00 few 
23.00-23.50, few 18.00-19.50                                                   
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White med 16.25-18.00    
mostly 17.50-18.00 Cremini med 18.00-19.00 5 lb cartons PA Shiitake 24.00-26.50
mostly 24.00 Oyster lge 23.00-24.00 Portobella lge 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00    
cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White 14.00-15.50 mostly 15.00 Sliced    
14.00-15.50 mostly 15.00-15.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped PA White      
16.00-17.25 mostly 16.00-16.50                                                 
---OKRA: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med 18.00-20.00      
mostly 19.50-20.00 few 21.00-23.00 1/2 bushel cartons HD sml-med 17.50-20.00   
mostly 17.50                                                                   
---ONIONS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s 
sml 14.00-19.00 mostly 15.00-17.50 occas 10.50-13.00 cartons bunched bulb type 
GA Bulb Type 24s 25.00-26.75 fineappear 28.00 SC Bulb Type 24s 25.00 cartons   
bunched CA Leeks 12s 21.00-26.75 mostly 21.00-22.50                            
---PARSLEY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 18.00-19.00    
mostly 18.00-18.50 few 23.25, occas 17.00 Plain 60s 18.00-19.00 mostly         
18.00-18.50 few 23.25, occas 17.00                                             
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI med 31.75-32.50  
few 27.00-29.50 cartons 12 1-lb film bags Repacked Local and Enroute med 29.50 
occas 21.00                                                                    
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Snow    
Peas Decalyxed 21.00-23.50 AIR Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 16.00-18.00 occas high
as 29.00                                                                       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel 
cartons FL Green exlge 28.00-29.25 few 22.00-24.00 lge 21.00-23.00 few 30.50   
irreg sz 18.50-21.00 few 21.75 MX Green exlge 28.00-29.00 lge 21.00-23.00 occas
higher irreg sz 19.50-21.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge         
20.50-23.50 mostly 21.50 Yellow exlge 20.50-23.50 mostly 21.50-22.00 occas high
as 28.00 Orange exlge 23.50-25.25 mostly 25.00 occas 28.50                     
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons/crates FL Finger  
Hot med 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.50 Jalapeno med 19.00-22.00 MX Jalapeno med      
19.00-22.00 few 28.75 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates MX Serrano med 26.00-27.00   
few 21.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero orange med 23.00-25.00                      
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags FL Red    
12.00-14.50 mostly 14.00-14.50 few 11.50 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags AZ   
Red 15.00-16.50 mostly 16.00 few 12.50-13.00 FL Red 14.00-15.00 mostly         
14.00-14.25 occas 12.50-13.00                                                  
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD    
Ontario CDOne lge 24.00-26.00 few 26.25 50 lb sacks CD Ontario CDOne lge       
24.00-25.00 few 25.25-26.50                                                    
---SPINACH: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 
21.50-23.50 few 17.00-18.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat 17.00-20.00     
mostly 17.00-17.50 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 16.00-16.50 mostly     
16.00                                                                          
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons/crates FL Zucchini
sml-med 9.50-11.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 few 8.00-8.50 med 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.50  
few 6.00-7.00 MX Zucchini sml-med 9.00-11.50 occas lower med 8.50-9.75 mostly  
8.50-9.00 few 10.50, occas lower 3/4 bushel cartons FL Yellow Crookneck sml-med
13.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 few 18.00-18.50 med 9.00-11.50 mostly           
10.00-10.50 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates MX Acorn med 22.00-25.50 mostly        
23.50-24.00 few 20.50 Butternut med 23.50-24.50 mostly 24.00-24.50 occas low as
21.00-21.50 Spaghetti lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 few 23.50-24.75       
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange   
Types 25.00-26.50 few high as 28.00-30.50, occas lower U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 
16.50-18.50 mostly 18.00 few 19.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo 15.50-18.50 
mostly 18.00 few 20.75 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 21.00 few 25.50-26.00 U.S.   
No. 2 Orange Types 15.00-17.00 occas 18.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo     
15.50 few 17.50-18.00                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in price. 25 lb cartons loose FL 
Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.50-18.00 lge 17.00-18.00   
80% U.S. One or Better Vine Ripes light red-red 5x6 sz 18.00-19.00 6x6 sz      
18.00-19.00 cartons 2 layer Local Repack Vine Ripes light red-red 4x5 sz       
18.00-19.00 occas lower 5x5 sz 17.00-18.50 mostly 18.00-18.50 occas lower 5x6  
sz 17.00-17.50 mostly 17.50 6x6 sz 17.00-17.50 occas higher ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT
cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes light red-red 4x4 sz 16.50-17.50 4x5 sz          
16.50-17.50                                                                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets FL Red       
16.00-17.50 mostly 16.00 few 12.00-15.00                                       
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids FL 12.00-14.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas higher                            
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons   
loose FL Roma light red-red lge 14.00-16.50 mostly 15.50-16.50 ADAPTED         
ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 14.00-17.00 mostly 
15.50-16.50 lge 15.00-16.50 occas 14.00                                        
---TURNIPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb film bags GA Purple Top med           
16.50-17.25 MX Purple Top med 16.00-18.00 occas high as 20.00-21.75            
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 4-oz packages TN       
Alfalfa Sprouts 13.50-14.00 40 lb containers MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales)          
16.00-18.00 few 15.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 12s 14.50-16.50 mostly   
15.00-16.00