Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 11-JUL-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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Weather at 7am: HAZE 65                                                        
Yesterday's High: 79                                                           
HC_FV020                                                                       
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California Globe      
Thorned green 12s 24.00 18s 28.00 24s 28.00 Thornless green lge lse 24.00 med  
lse 24.00                                                                      
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET GREEN HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX   
Baja District Green jbo 46.00-48.00 exlge 42.00-44.00 lge 42.00-44.00 std      
40.00-42.00 PE White lge 32.00 Purple lge 40.00                                
---BEANS:  MARKET ROUND GREEN LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  bushel cartons CA Orange  
County California Round Green Type Handpicked 16.00-18.00 occas 22.00-24.00    
some sales low as 14.00 10 lb cartons CA Wax Type Purple 32.00-34.00 Yellow    
13.00-14.00 MX Baja District Dragon Tongue 32.00-34.00 Haricot Vert (French    
Type) 18.00-20.00 Italian Type 18.00-20.00 Wax Type Yellow 14.00 15 lb crates  
CA Cranberry Type 48.00-50.00 28 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Fava   
28.00-30.00 30 lb cartons MX Baja District Round Green Type Handpicked         
18.00-20.00                                                                    
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red Type
12s 9.00-10.00 25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California Red Type med-lge    
12.00-13.00 Chiogga (Striped) med 24.00 sml-med 23.00-25.00 MX Baja District   
Red Type med-lge 10.00-11.00 Gold Type med 14.00 lge 13.00-13.50 OR Red Type   
med-lge 12.00-13.00                                                            
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s     
13.00-14.00 few 15.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 27.50 20 lb
cartons loose CA Central Coast California Crown Cut 14.00-15.00 few 16.00 fr   
qual 11.00-12.00                                                               
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET LOWER.  25 lb cartons MX Baja District jbo 24.00  
med 24.00                                                                      
---CABBAGE: OFFERINGS SAVOY TYPE LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CA       
Central Coast California Round Green Type med 11.00-12.00 lge 10.00-11.00 Red  
Type med 32.00-34.00 few 35.00 45 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Savoy 
Type med-lge 48.00-50.00                                                       
---CARROTS:  MARKET STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District          
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District        
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA Kern District        
California med-lge 15.00-16.00 50 lb sacks loose CA Kern District California   
Juice Type 9.00-11.00 25 lb sacks loose CA Kern District California med        
7.00-8.00 occas higher jbo 8.00-9.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Kern District
California Baby Peeled med-lge 14.00-16.00                                     
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA Central Coast         
California White 12s 17.00-18.00 few 20.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 16s 15.00-16.00 
few 18.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 Green 12s 22.50 Orange 6s 19.00 8s 19.00 12s     
22.50-23.50 Purple 6s 19.00 8s 19.00 12s 22.50-23.50 Mixed Colors 6s 19.00 8s  
19.00 12s 26.00 Romanesco 12s 23.00-23.50 16s 23.00-23.50                      
---CELERY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 2 dz           
15.00-16.00 few sales 18.00-20.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 2 1/2 dz 15.00-16.00 few 
sales 18.00-20.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00                                          
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Brentwood District Yellow 4 dz      
19.00-22.00 White 4 dz 19.00-22.00 Central San Joaquin Valley California Yellow
4 dz 19.00-22.00 White 4 dz 19.00-22.00                                        
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX Baja District med       
26.00-28.00 fr qual 22.00-24.00 ord qual 16.00-18.00 poorer quality and        
condition 10.00-14.00 lge 26.00-28.00 fr qual 22.00 cartons MX 36s 13.00-14.00 
fr qual 9.00-10.00 Baja District 36s 13.00-14.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 22-26 lb   
cartons MX Pickles med 12.00-13.00 sml-med 14.00-15.00 sml 13.00-14.00 50 lb   
cartons MX Pickles 150-200s 26.00-28.00 200-300s 30.00-32.00 300-400s          
30.00-32.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long Seedless 12s 9.00-10.00 MX 
Long Seedless 16s 12.00-13.00 18s 12.00-13.00 22 lb cartons MX Baja District   
Persian med 10.00-12.00 sml-med 15.00-16.00 sml 18.00-20.00                    
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ITALIAN HIGHER, JAPANESE LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.      
bushel cartons wrapped CA Central San Joaquin Valley California 18s 22.00-24.00
fr qual 18.00-20.00 24s 22.00-24.00 fr qual 16.00-18.00 30 lb cartons CA       
Central San Joaquin Valley California Chinese sml-med 18.00-20.00 sml          
31.00-32.00 25 lb cartons CA Central San Joaquin Valley California Italian med 
15.00-16.00 sml-med 20.00-21.00 sml 24.00-25.00 30 lb cartons MX Baja District 
Italian sml-med 15.00-18.00 CA Central San Joaquin Valley California Japanese  
sml-med 24.00-25.00 fr appear 15.00-16.00 40 lb cartons CA Central San Joaquin 
Valley California Indian sml 24.50 GREENHOUSE 11 lb cartons NL Class I Italian 
no size marked 27.00                                                           
---ENDIVE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s 15.00-16.00
10 lb cartons BL AIR Witloof 18.50-20.50 CA Central Coast California Witloof   
19.00-19.50 8 lb cartons CA Witloof Red Type 43.00 NL AIR Witloof Red Type     
45.00-45.50                                                                    
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s          
22.00-24.00                                                                    
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA Central Coast California super col
66.00 col 63.00 super jbo 60.00 jbo 45.00 CQ BOAT White netted 5s 36.00-40.00  
PE BOAT Purple 60mm/6.0cm 40.00-45.00 SP BOAT White super col 66.00 few low as 
55.00 10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California elephant 42.00                 
---GREENS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Collard
24s 26.00-28.00 fr qual 22.00-23.00 Kale green 24s 9.00-11.00 Lacinato (Tuscan)
24s 22.00-25.00 12s 13.75 Kale, Multicolor 24s 24.00-25.00 Mustard Curly 24s   
25.00-27.00 occas higher Flat 24s 22.00-24.00 Swiss Chard 12s 12.00-15.00 red  
12s 12.00-15.00 Mixed Colors 12s 21.00 Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 40.00       
Dandelion green 12s 10.00-11.00 red 12s 10.00-11.00                            
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 
24s 32.00-34.00 flm lined 24s 32.00-34.00 24s flmwrpd 34.00-35.00              
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California Boston  
24s 24.00-25.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 Green Leaf 24s 28.00-30.00 fr qual         
24.00-25.00 Red Leaf 24s 22.00-24.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 flats 1 layer CA      
Central Coast California Frisee 24s 18.00-18.50 12s 17.00-17.50 2 lb cartons CA
Central Coast California Lolla Rossa 24s 11.00-11.50 Red Oak Leaf 24s          
11.00-11.50 Green Oak Leaf 24s 11.00-11.50 3 lb cartons CA Central Coast       
California Mesculin Mix 5.50-6.50 cartons 3 1-lb film bags CA Central Coast    
California Mesculin Mix 5.50-6.50                                              
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California 24s   
28.00-30.00 fr qual 24.00-25.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Central Coast   
California Hearts 40.00-42.00 fr qual 34.00-36.00 cartons film lined CA Central
Coast California Hearts 48s 40.00-42.00                                        
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Central Coast California White 
lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 CD British 
Columbia White lge 18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 PA White lge    
18.50-19.00 med 18.00-18.50 sml 18.00-18.50 Cremini 22.00-23.00 5 lb cartons CA
Central Coast California Shiitake fr qual 15.00-16.00 Oyster 17.00-18.00 few   
low as 16.00 Portobella lge 16.00-17.00 med 16.00-17.00 Woodear 20.00 CQ       
Shiitake med 23.00 cartons 12 1-lb trays film wrapped CA Central Coast         
California White Sliced 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped CA      
Central Coast California White 14.00-14.50 cartons 8 1-lb trays film wrapped CA
Central Coast California White 21.00 5 kg containers per lb CQ King Oyster 2.00
---OKRA:  MARKET STEADY.  15 lb crates CA Desert District California sml       
24.00-25.00 sml-med 20.00-21.00                                                
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California  
48s med 9.00-9.50 48s sml 10.50-11.00 MX Baja District 48s med 8.00-9.00 48s   
sml 9.00-10.00 Bulb Type 24s 8.00-9.00 few 10.00 CA Central Coast California   
Leeks med 15.00-16.00 MX Baja District Leeks med 14.00-15.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg   
containers NL AIR Leeks 32.50                                                  
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 
60s 24.00-26.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 Plain 60s 16.00-18.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00  
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CA Central Coast California
24.00-26.00 MI 30.00 OR 24.00-26.00                                            
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA 
Central Coast California English 54.00-58.00 10 lb cartons CA Central Coast    
California Snow Peas Decalyxed 26.00 GU Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 30.00        
---PEAS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel crates MX Baja District Blackeye 38.00
(marked 30 lbs)                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: OFFERINGS RED, YELLOW & ORANGE LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1 
1/9 bushel cartons CA Central San Joaquin Valley California Green exlge        
20.00-22.00 lge 20.00-22.00 med 17.00-18.00 irreg sz 16.00-18.00 fr qual 14.00 
poorer quality and condition lower Desert District California Red irreg sz     
30.00-32.00 fr qual 24.00-26.00 Yellow irreg sz 38.00-40.00 fr qual 32.00-34.00
MX Baja District Red irreg sz 35.00 15 lb cartons CA Desert District California
Red exlge 24.00 25 lb cartons place pack CA Desert District California Green   
jbo 24.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD British Columbia Red exlge-lge      
30.00-32.00 holdovers 24.00-26.00 Yellow exlge-lge 30.00-32.00 holdovers       
24.00-26.00 NL AIR Red exlge-lge 32.00 Yellow exlge-lge 30.00 Orange exlge-lge 
30.00                                                                          
---PEPPERS, OTHER: OFFERINGS RED FRESNO FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET RED FRESNO        
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates per lb CA          
Cubanelles 1.15-1.20 Jalapeno .60-.65 MX Baja District Anaheim .50-.60 Fresno  
Red 6.00-7.00 Habanero orange 3.45-3.50 Jalapeno .50-.55 Pasilla .60-.65       
Serrano .65-.70 Yellow Chile .40-.50 30 lb cartons per lb MX Thai Chili Hots   
green 2.70 cartons 12 1-lb film bags MX Baja District Mixed Mini Sweet Types   
14.50-15.50                                                                    
---RADISHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California Red 10.00-12.00 25 lb film bags topped FL Red 18.00 MI Red          
18.00-20.00 OR Red 15.00-16.00 cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red 
48s 12.00-13.00                                                                
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   OPEN FIELD 20 lb cartons OR 32.00-34.00         
GREENHOUSE 6 kg containers NL offerings insufficient to quote                  
---RUTABAGAS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California med 
20.00-22.00 few 24.00 OR med 20.00-22.00                                       
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat  
24s 12.00-13.00 fr qual 10.00-10.50 cartons 12 10-oz film bags CA Central Coast
California 14.00-15.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Central Coast California
22.00-24.00                                                                    
---SQUASH:  MARKET ZUCCHINI SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel 
cartons CA Central Coast California Acorn Green med 13.00-14.00 lge 15.00-16.00
Butternut sml 12.00-13.00 med 14.00-15.00 lge 16.00-18.00 Kabocha med          
15.00-16.00 Spaghetti med 15.00-16.00 Central San Joaquin Valley California    
Acorn Green lge 16.00 Butternut lge 16.00 Kabocha med 16.00 Spaghetti med 16.00
22-26 lb cartons MX Baja District Zucchini Green sml 10.00-12.00 fr qual       
7.00-7.50 sml-med 9.00-10.00 fr qual 7.00-7.50 med 8.00-9.00 fr qual 6.00-6.50 
Yellow Straightneck sml 20.00-22.00 sml-med 20.00-22.00 med 18.00-20.00 Grey   
sml 8.00-9.00 sml-med 8.00-9.00 med 7.00-8.00 26-28 lb cartons CA Central Coast
California Zucchini Green sml 9.00-10.00 fr qual 7.00-7.50 sml-med 9.00-10.00  
fr qual 7.00-7.50 med 8.00-9.00 fr qual 6.50-7.00 Yellow Straightneck sml      
24.00-25.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 sml-med 24.00-25.00 fr qual 20.00-21.00 med    
24.00-25.00 fr qual 17.00-18.00 Central San Joaquin Valley California Yellow   
Straightneck med 20.00 40 lb cartons per lb CA Central Coast California Banana 
lge .80-.90 Central San Joaquin Valley California Banana lge .60               
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA Atwater Livingston        
California U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 28.00-30.00 Red Types 30.00-33.00 White     
Types 32.00-36.00 Japanese Types 30.00-35.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types med   
16.00-18.00 jbo 18.00 Red Types med 18.00-20.00 jbo 20.00-22.00 White Types med
18.00-20.00 jbo 18.00-20.00 30 lb cartons HI BOAT U.S. No. 1 Okinawan Type     
49.50                                                                          
---TOMATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Central San Joaquin Valley
California Mature Greens light red xlge 15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 Vine   
Ripes light red xlge 14.50 lge 12.50-14.50 flats 2 layer CA San Diego County,  
California Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 19.00 fr qual 16.50 4x5s 19.00 fr qual    
16.50 5x5s 19.00 fr qual 16.50 5x6s 19.00 fr qual 16.50 Local Repack Mature    
Greens light red 4x4s 19.00 4x5s 19.00 5x5s 18.00 5x6s 17.00 ADAPTED           
ENVIRONMENT flats 2 layer MX Baja District Vine Ripes light red 4x4s           
18.00-19.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 4x5s 18.00-19.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 5x5s      
17.00-18.00 fr qual 15.00-16.00 5x6s 17.00-18.00 fr qual 14.00-15.00 CONTROLLED
ENVIRONMENT flats 1 layer MX Vine Ripes light red 30s 11.00 5 kg/11 lb flats on
the vine MX Vine Ripes red 4-5 count 8.00 occas 10.00 cartons 8 1-lb containers
with lids MX Baja District Vine Ripe - Campari Type 16.50-18.50                
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets CA Central San     
Joaquin Valley California light red-red 14.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt
baskets MX Baja District light red-red 12.00-13.00 flats 12 1/2-pt cups with   
lids MX Baja District Pear Type red 40.00 cartons 12 10.5-oz containers with   
lids MX Baja District Heirloom Varieties med 12.50                             
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt    
containers with lids MX Baja District red 16.00-18.00 20 lb cartons loose MX   
Baja District red Offferings insufficient to quote.                            
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Central  
San Joaquin Valley California Roma light red-red exlge 14.00-15.00 fr qual     
11.00-12.00 lge 14.00-15.00 fr qual 10.00-11.00 San Diego County, California   
Roma light red-red exlge 18.50 lge 18.50 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons     
loose MX Baja District Roma light red-red exlge 15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00
lge 15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00                                            
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California Purple
Top lge 17.00-18.00 med 16.00-18.00 OR Purple Top lge 17.00-18.00              
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  5 lb film bags CA Alfalfa
Sprouts 12.00-13.00 cartons 12 4-oz packages CA Alfalfa Sprouts 17.50-18.50 35 
lb crates MX Baja District Cactus Leaf (Nopales) 15.00-16.00 19 lb cartons CA  
Central Coast California Cardoon 22.00 1 lb film bags CD British Columbia      
Fiddle Head 16.00 5 lb cartons CD British Columbia Fiddle Head 75.00 10 lb     
cartons Local Repack Jerusalem Artichokes 18.00-20.00 20 lb film bags WA       
Jerusalem Artichokes 28.00-30.00 25 lb film bags WA Jerusalem Artichokes 32.00 
1 layer containers CA Central Coast California Radicchio 9s 13.00 12s 15.00    
Castelfranco 12s 22.00 Treviso 12s 20.00                                       

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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---BEETS: 25 lb film bags MX Baja District Red Type med-lge 29.00 Gold Type    
med-lge 22.00                                                                  
---BROCCOLI: cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s 54.00                
---CABBAGE: 50 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Round Green Type med     
35.00 (wrapped) 36.00 Red Type med (wrapped) 52.00 57.00                       
---CARROTS: sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00  
sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA Kern District California med-lge 26.00 25 lb sacks  
loose CA Kern District California med 13.00-16.00 jbo 13.00-16.00 cartons 20   
1-lb film bags CA Kern District California Baby Peeled med-lge 29.00           
---CAULIFLOWER: cartons film wrapped CA Central Coast California White 12s     
56.00                                                                          
---CELERY: cartons CA Central Coast California 2 1/2 dz 16.00-18.00            
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Kale Lacinato (Tuscan)  
24s 26.00 Swiss Chard 12s 28.00 red 12s 28.00                                  
---LETTUCE-OTHER: cartons CA Central Coast California Green Leaf 24s 28.00 Red 
Leaf 24s 28.00                                                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: cartons CA Central Coast California 24s 26.00 cartons 12   
3-count packages CA Central Coast California Hearts 22.00                      
---ONIONS GREEN: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California 48s med 39.00     
---PARSLEY: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 60s 24.00 Plain  
60s 24.00                                                                      
---RADISHES: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red 48s 34.00         
---SPINACH: cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat 24s 29.00