Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - San Francisco, CA
SAN FRANCISCO Terminal Prices as of 08-APR-2019                                
                                                                               
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SX_FV020                                                                       
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Globe Thorned green 18s 24.50-26.50 
occasional higher 24s 24.50-26.50 occasional higher 30s 22.50-24.50 occasional 
higher few 18.50 36s 20.00-22.00 occasional higher Thornless green med lse     
42.50                                                                          
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  pyramid cartons 28 lb bunched CA Green lge
42.00-44.00 MX Green lge 32.00-38.00 occasional higher 11 lb cartons bunched CA
Green lge 24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 occasional higher MX Green lge 18.00-20.00  
mostly 19.00-20.00 occasional higher 15 lb cartons bunched CA Green tips       
30.50-32.50 occasional higher fair cond 16.00-18.00 MX Green tips 18.00-19.00  
occasional lower                                                               
---BEANS:  MARKET ROUND GREEN TYPE LOWER; OTHERS  STEADY.  bushel reusable     
plastic containers (RPC) MX Round Green Type 21.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00    
occasional higher 30 lb cartons MX Fava 24.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 few 20.00     
cartons10 1-lb film bags MX Haricot Vert (French Type) 29.00-31.00 occasional  
higher few 34.00                                                               
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Red Type 12s 16.50-18.50 mostly  
17.50-18.50 25 lb film bags CA Red Type med-lge 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 
occasional higher few 8.00 Gold Type med-lge 17.00-18.00 occasional lower MX   
Red Type med-lge 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occasional lower Chiogga       
(Striped) sml-med 20.00-22.00 occasional higher Gold Type lge 18.00-20.00      
mostly 19.00-20.00 occasional lower OR Gold Type lge 20.00 occasional higher   
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons AZ/CA bchd 18s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00  
occasional higher Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 24.00-26.00 occasional higher 20 lb
cartons loose AZ/CA Crown Cut 18.00-20.00 occasional lower Short Trim          
20.00-22.00 occasional higher                                                  
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons CA med fr cond 26.00       
occasional higher MX lge 40.00-42.00 occasional higher few 36.50               
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ROUND GREEN TYPE LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  45 lb cartons CA   
Round Green Type 18-24s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional higher Red   
Type 18-24s 30.00 occasional higher Savoy Type lge 20.00 occasional higher     
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge         
16.50-18.50 mostly 16.50-17.50 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA Topped med 18.50     
occasional lower 50 lb cartons loose AZ Topped jbo 18.50-19.50 occasional lower
CA Topped jbo 16.50-17.50 occasional higher 25 lb sacks loose AZ Topped jbo    
9.00-10.00 occasional lower CA Topped jbo 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 MX      
Topped jbo 8.50-9.50 occasional higher Mixed Colors med 20.00 occasional lower 
cartons bunched CA 24s 18.00-19.00 occasional lower cartons 30 1-lb film bags  
CA Baby Peeled 24.00-25.00 occasional lower containers 40 1-lb film bags CA    
Baby Peeled 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-28.50                                     
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET WHITE 12S HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film   
wrapped AZ/CA White 12s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 Green 12s 34.00         
occasional higher Orange 12s 34.00 occasional higher Purple 12s 34.00          
occasional higher Romanesco 12s 34.00-36.00 occasional higher                  
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 78.00 occasional lower few   
68.00                                                                          
---CORN-SWEET: OFFERINGS SACKS VERY LIGHT. MARKET WHITE HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY. 
cartons MX Yellow 4 dz min 22.00 occasional higher White 4 dz min 36.00-38.00  
mostly 36.00-37.00 occasional lower sacks MX White 4 dz 15.00 occasional higher
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 25.00-27.00         
occasional higher fr qual 20.00-22.00 occasional higher lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 
20.00 occasional lower few 17.00 bushel plastic containers MX Pickles med      
22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occasional higher WAXED 22-24 lb cartons MX 36s 
13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occasional lower GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped
CA Long Seedless 16s 15.00-16.00 occasional higher 18s 15.50-16.50 mostly 15.50
occasional higher MX Long Seedless med 12s 9.00-9.50 occasional higher 20 lb   
cartons MX Persian 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 occasional higher fair cond  
13.00-14.00                                                                    
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET 18S LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped MX
18s 17.50-18.50 occasional lower fair cond 14.50 24s 15.50-16.50 fair cond     
12.50 30 lb cartons MX Filipino med 28.00 occasional lower 25 lb cartons MX    
Italian lge 36.00 occasional higher 30 lb cartons MX Thai sml 19.00-20.00      
occasional higher 25 lb cartons MX Indian sml 22.00-24.00                      
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 23.50-24.50 occasional higher
fair cond 15.00 10 lb cartons CA Witloof 26.00-27.00 occasional lower 8 lb     
cartons CA Witloof Red Type 42.50-52.50 occasional lower                       
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons AZ/CA 24s 30.00-32.00 occasional  
lower                                                                          
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA White super col 75.00-77.00       
occasional higher col 72.00 occasional higher netted 5s 68.00 occasional lower 
CQ White netted 5s 40.00-42.00 occasional lower Purple netted 5s 55.00         
occasional lower cartons 6 5-lb film bags CQ Peeled 66.00-68.00 occasional     
higher                                                                         
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Collard 24s 19.00 occasional 
lower 12s 12.00-13.00 occasional higher Kale 24s 18.50-19.50 occasional lower  
Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 25.00-26.00 occasional higher Mustard Curly 24s 18.50    
occasional higher 12s 12.00-13.00 occasional higher Flat 24s 18.50 occasional  
higher Swiss Chard green 24s 22.00 occasional lower 12s 14.00-16.00 mostly     
15.00-16.00 occasional lower Mixed Colors 24s 23.00 occasional lower 12s       
14.50-15.50 occasional higher Red 24s 22.00 occasional lower 12s 15.00-16.00   
occasional lower Turnip Tops 24s 18.00 occasional higher Broccoli Rabe         
(Rappini) 20s 35.50-36.50 few 30.00 Dandelion 12s 14.00-16.00 mostly           
15.00-16.00 occasional higher Kohlrabi 12s 20.50-22.50 occasional lower TX Kale
24s 24.00-25.00 occasional lower cartons loose AZ/CA Kale, Multicolor 24s      
28.00-30.00 occasional lower                                                   
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: OFFERINGS 30S VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons    
AZ/CA 24s 15.00 occasional higher flm lined 24s 15.00-16.00 occasional higher  
24s flmwrpd 16.00 occasional lower 30s flmwrpd 10.00 fair cond 6.00            
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET GREEN AND RED LEAF LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.       
cartons AZ/CA Boston 24s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 occasional higher Green
Leaf 24s 15.50-17.50 mostly 16.00-17.00 occasional higher Red Leaf 24s         
14.50-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 occasional higher fair cond 8.00 flats 1 layer  
CA Frisee 24s 21.50 12s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin
Mix 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 occasional higher few 5.50 10 lb cartons film lined  
CA Green Leaf Crown Cut Leaves 17.50-18.50 few 21.00 1 lb film bags CA Mache   
14.00-15.00                                                                    
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET 24S AND HEARTS LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons film 
lined AZ/CA 24s 16.50-18.50 mostly 17.00-18.00 occasional higher few 15.00     
cartons 12 18-oz (3 count) packages AZ/CA Hearts 18.00 occasional higher       
cartons 12 22-oz (3 count) packages AZ/CA Hearts 18.50-19.50 occasional lower  
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA White lge 22.00-23.00 med      
19.00-20.00 sml 19.00-20.00 Brown med 24.00-25.00 few 26.00 CD British Columbia
White lge 22.00-23.00 med 19.00-20.00 sml 19.00-20.00 Brown med 24.00-25.00 5  
lb cartons CA Shiitake jbo 32.50 lge 28.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 med 27.50 Oyster 
lge 22.50-25.00 Portobella lge 16.00 few higher sml 15.00-16.00 CD British     
Columbia Portobella lge 15.00-16.00 CQ Shiitake med 25.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays
film wrapped CA White 16.00-16.50 Brown 16.50-17.50 CD British Columbia White  
16.00-16.50 Brown 16.50-17.50 cartons 36 3-1/2 oz film bags per pkg SK Enoki   
.65-.75 flats per lb CA AIR Porcini 30.00 FR AIR Chanterelle Black 17.50 WA AIR
Chanterelle 10.50-11.00 cartons 10 6-oz trays film wrapped CQ Shiitake         
22.00-23.00 5 kg containers CQ King Oyster 28.00                               
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons HD sml-med 28.00-29.00 occasional 
lower                                                                          
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET 48S LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  cartons bunched MX 48s med 
16.00-18.00 mostly 16.50-17.50 occasional higher few 12.50 crates bunched MX   
24s bulb type 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher cartons bunched CA    
Leeks 12s med 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 occasional higher                 
---PARSLEY:  MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons bunched AZ/CA Curly  
60s 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occasional higher Plain 60s 17.00-18.00 mostly    
17.00 occasional higher                                                        
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb film bags OR med 27.50-29.50 mostly 
28.00-29.00 occasional higher few 32.00                                        
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb containers MX English 42.00-44.00        
occasional higher 10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 18.50-20.50 occasional  
higher MX Snow Peas Decalyxed 20.00-22.00 occasional higher GU Sugar Snap Peas 
Stringless/Decalyxed 20.00 occasional lower MX Sugar Snap Peas                 
Stringless/Decalyxed 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 occasional higher                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET GREEN HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel
cartons MX Green exlge 34.50-36.50 occasional higher irreg sz fr qual          
26.50-28.50 occasional higher Red exlge 28.00-30.00 occasional lower irreg sz  
fr qual 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.50-25.50 occasional higher Yellow lge 32.00      
occasional higher Orange irreg sz fr qual 22.50 occasional higher 1 1/9 bushel 
cartons place pack MX Green jbo 42.50 occasional higher exlge 40.00-42.00      
occasional higher 15 lb cartons MX Red lge 25.00 occasional higher GREENHOUSE 5
kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 18.00 occasional higher Yellow exlge 22.00       
occasional higher Orange exlge 22.00 occasional higher                         
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Anaheim 20.00-22.00
mostly 22.00 Jalapeno lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 occasional higher few 18.00 
Poblano 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occasional lower few 24.00 Serrano 19.00-21.00
mostly 19.00-20.00 occasional higher Yellow Chile 26.00-28.00 occasional higher
few 34.00 10 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Habanero orange           
26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occasional lower few 30.00 30 lb cartons MX Thai
Chili Hots green 60.00 occasional higher                                       
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags topped AZ Red 26.00-28.00 mostly 
26.00-27.00 occasional higher CA Red 22.00 occasional lower cartons bunched AZ 
Red 24s 17.00 occasional lower MX Red 24s 15.50-16.50 occasional higher few    
14.00                                                                          
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS OR LIGHT; CA FAIRLY LIGHT.   25 lb film bags CA med    
24.00 occasional higher OR med 23.00-24.00 occasional higher                   
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched AZ/CA Flat 24s 13.00-15.00        
occasional higher with root 17.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Flat Baby Type 
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.50-15.50 occas higher cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA    
Flat Baby Type 14.00-15.00 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00-11.00          
occasional higher                                                              
---SQUASH:  MARKET GREEN AND YELLOW LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  4/7 bushel    
cartons MX Zucchini sml 13.50-15.50 mostly 14.00-14.50 occasional higher       
sml-med 11.50-12.50 occasional higher med 11.50 occasional higher Yellow       
Straightneck sml 14.50-15.50 occasional higher Grey sml 13.50-14.50 mostly     
13.50-14.00 occasional higher sml-med 12.50-13.50 occasional higher bushel     
cartons MX Acorn lge 22.00 occasional higher xlge 28.00-29.00 occasional lower 
Butternut lge 26.00 occasional lower xlge 28.00 occasional lower Kabocha med   
25.00-26.00 occasional lower Spaghetti med 24.00 occasional lower lge 27.00    
occasional lower                                                               
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Orange Types   
32.00-33.00 occasional lower Red Types 28.50 occasional higher Japanese Types  
38.00 occasional lower No Grade Marks Orange Types med 15.00 occasional higher 
jbo 16.00 occasional higher Red Types med 15.00-16.00 jbo 16.00 occasional     
lower Japanese Types med 32.00 occasional lower jbo 26.00 occasional lower sml 
25.00 occasional lower 30 lb cartons HI U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type 65.00         
occasional lower                                                               
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX 
Mature Greens light red 5x5 sz 13.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 occasional higher 5x6  
sz 13.50-14.50 occasional lower Vine Ripes light red 5x5 sz 14.50-16.50 mostly 
14.50-15.50 occasional higher 5x6 sz 13.00-14.00 occasional higher cartons 2   
layer MX Vine Ripes light red 4x5s 14.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50 occasional   
higher few 18.50 5x5s 12.50-14.50 mostly 12.50 few 15.50 15 lb flats MX Vine   
Ripes light red 35s 13.00-15.00 occasional higher 10 lb flats MX Vine Ripe -   
Heirloom Varieties 22.00-24.00 occasional lower CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT cartons 
8 1-lb containers with lids on the vine MX Vine Ripe - Campari Type light      
red-red med-lge 24.50-26.50 occasional lower GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb flats on the
vine CA Vine Ripes light red sml 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occasional higher 11 
lb flats CA Vine Ripe - Heirloom Varieties 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00-25.00      
occasional higher                                                              
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt  
baskets MX light red med 14.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.50 occasional higher ripe 
12.00 cartons 12 10.5-oz containers with lids MX yellow med 12.00              
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET LOWER.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt     
containers with lids MX light red sml-med 10.50-12.50 mostly 10.50-11.00       
occasional higher ripe 8.50 flats 15 10.5-oz containers with lids MX light red 
med-lge 37.50-38.50 occasional lower yellow med-lge 36.50-38.50 occasional     
lower ripe 30.00                                                               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET LOWER.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose
MX Roma light red exlge 13.50-15.50 mostly 14.50 occasional lower few 16.00    
---TURNIPS: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   25 lb sacks CA Purple Top med-lge        
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 occasional higher                               
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   35 lb crates MX Cactus Leaf     
(Nopales) 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occasional higher 1 layer containers  
CA Radicchio 9s 18.00-18.50 occasional lower 12s 20.00-21.00 occasional lower  
Treviso 12s 20.00 occasional lower                                             

ORGANIC                                                                        

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: cartons CA Globe Thorned green 18s 24.00                        
---ASPARAGUS: 11 lb cartons bunched CA Green lge 43.00 occasional lower        
---BEETS: 25 lb film bags CA Red Type med 38.00 occasional lower Gold Type med 
38.00 occasional lower                                                         
---BROCCOLI: cartons AZ/CA bchd 14s 42.00 occasional lower Baby Hybrid Type    
bchd 18s 47.00 occasional lower                                                
---CABBAGE: 45 lb cartons CA Round Green Type 18-24s 52.00 occasional lower Red
Type 18-24s 42.00 occasional higher                                            
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 36.00 occasional higher  
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Topped med-lge 36.00 occasional higher 50 lb cartons
CA Topped med-lge 36.00 occasional higher 25 lb sacks loose CA Topped jbo 28.00
occasional higher cartons bunched CA 24s 40.00 occasional lower cartons 24 1-lb
film bags CA Baby Peeled 36.00 occasional lower                                
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped AZ/CA White 9s 26.00 occasional higher    
---CELERY: cartons MX 2 1/2 dz 95.00 occasional lower                          
---CUCUMBERS: WAXED 22-24 lb cartons MX 36s 30.00 occasional lower             
---ESCAROLE: cartons CA 12s 14.50                                              
---GARLIC: 30 lb cartons CA White col 125.00 occasional lower                  
---GREENS: cartons bunched AZ/CA Collard 24s 36.00 occasional lower 12s 28.00  
occasional lower Kale green 24s 49.00 occasional lower 12s 28.00 occasional    
lower Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 39.00 occasional lower 12s 28.00 occasional lower  
Swiss Chard 24s 34.00 occasional higher Mixed Colors 24s 34.00 occasional      
higher 12s 28.00 occasional lower Red 24s 34.00 occasional higher 12s 28.00    
occasional lower Dandelion 24s 43.00 occasional lower                          
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons AZ/CA Boston 24s 48.00 occasional lower Green Leaf   
24s 44.00 occasional lower Red Leaf 24s 38.00 occasional lower Red Boston 24s  
45.00 occasional lower flats 1 layer CA Frisee 12s 14.50 3 lb cartons CA       
Mesculin Mix 10.00-10.50 mostly 10.50                                          
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons AZ/CA 24s 40.00 occasional lower cartons 12 22-oz  
(3 count) packages AZ/CA Hearts 31.00-32.00 occasional lower                   
---MUSHROOMS: 10 lb cartons CA White lge 28.50 Brown med 28.50 5 lb cartons CA 
White jbo 17.50 lge 14.50 sml 16.00 Shiitake med 47.00 fr qual 36.50 Oyster    
29.50-31.50 Portobella 28.50-29.00 Brown med 12.00 cartons 6 6-oz trays film   
wrapped CA White 14.00 Portobella 22.50 Brown 14.50 cartons 8 6-oz trays film  
wrapped CA Oyster 26.50                                                        
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA 24s bulb type 48.00 occasional lower 48s   
med 47.00 occasional lower 20 lb cartons loose CA Leeks med-lge 40.00          
occasional lower                                                               
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched AZ/CA Plain 30s 30.00 occasional higher            
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Green lge 40.00 occasional lower
GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons MX Red exlge 33.00 occasional lower Yellow exlge 
33.00 occasional lower Orange exlge 33.00 occasional lower                     
---PEPPERS, OTHER: flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX Padron 33.00          
occasional higher Shishito 33.00 occasional higher                             
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 27.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA  
Flat Baby Type 10.50-12.50 mostly 12.50 4 lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 14.50   
---SQUASH: bushel cartons CA Butternut lge 30.00 occasional higher Spaghetti   
lge 30.00 occasional higher MX Kabocha lge 49.00 occasional lower 22 lb cartons
MX Zucchini sml-med 18.00 occasional higher                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: 40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 48.50-49.50        
occasional higher Red Types 45.00 occasional higher Japanese Types 48.00-49.00 
occasional lower                                                               
---TOMATOES: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes light red 4x4s  
30.00 occasional lower 5 kg/11 lb flats on the vine MX Vine Ripes light red    
sml-med 29.00-30.00 occasional lower                                           
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Heirloom Varieties 37.00-39.00   
occasional lower ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX light red 
sml-med 32.00 occasional lower                                                 
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt containers with lids
MX light red sml-med 30.00-32.00 occasional lower                              
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons loose MX Roma light  
red exlge 26.00 occasional higher