Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Atlanta, GA
ATLANTA Terminal Prices as of 09-OCT-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 68                                        
Yesterday's high 83                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thorned 24s 27.00-28.25
few 24.00 30s 21.00 few 19.00 36s 21.00 few 19.00 Thornless sml lse 58.50-59.50
few high as 72.50                                                              
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched PE Green jbo        
19.50-21.50 occas 22.50 lge 20.00-21.50 mostly 20.00-20.50 occas low as 17.50  
std 20.00-21.00 occas low as 18.50                                             
---BEANS:  MARKET ROUND GREEN TYPE HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  bushel        
cartons/crates GA Round Green Type 15.00-17.00 few high as 18.00, occas lower  
Pole Type 28.50-31.50 NC Round Green Type 15.00-17.00 few high as 18.00, occas 
lower Pole Type 28.50-29.00 TN Round Green Type 15.00-17.00 few high as 18.00  
Pole Type 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French  
Type) 17.00-17.50 occas low as 14.50                                           
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb sacks loose CD Quebec Red Type lge 15.50-18.00
mostly 15.75-17.50 TX Red Type lge 12.50-15.50 mostly 14.00-14.50 25 lb film   
bags MX Red Type med 9.00-12.50                                                
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA bchd 14s 19.00-21.50 mostly     
20.50-21.50 few 25.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 21.50-23.00 occas high  
as 25.50-28.00 MX Crown Cut 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00                     
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   25 lb cartons CA lge 27.50-29.50  
occas 23.00                                                                    
---CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons GA Round Green Type med       
11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occs higher MI Round Green Type med 12.00-13.00 mostly
12.00 NC Round Green Type med 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 40 lb cartons GA Red    
Type med 19.00-20.00 NC Red Type med 19.00-20.00 occas 19.50 GA Savoy Type     
med-lge 19.00                                                                  
---CARROTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med 22.00-26.00  
mostly 24.00-25.00 few 20.25-21.00 MX med-lge 18.50 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA 
med-lge 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-25.00 MX med-lge 16.50-18.00 sacks 10 5-lb    
film bags CA med-lge 23.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 few 19.75 MX med-lge 16.50 
50 lb sacks loose CA lge 21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 few 19.50 MX jbo 16.50-19.00 
mostly 18.50-19.00 few 13.00-14.00 25 lb sacks loose CA lge 14.00-17.00 mostly 
16.00 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 25.00-28.75 mostly 25.00-26.00 occas  
higher cartons 15 2-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 25.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 
cartons 4 5-lb film bags CA Baby Peeled 20.50                                  
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 12s       
19.50-23.50 mostly 21.50-23.50 few high as 28.00- 34.50                        
---CELERY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 2 dz 19.00 2 1/2 dz 18.00-19.50   
mostly 18.00 occas high as 22.00, occas 15.50-17.50 3 dz 17.50-20.50 mostly    
19.50-20.50 few 15.50-6.50 filmbags 30s 20.00-22.50 mostly 20.00-20.50 few     
18.00-19.00 filmbags 36s 20.50-22.50 few  18.50-19.50 cartons film bags CA     
Hearts 18s 24.00-25.50                                                         
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons/crates GA Yellow 4 dz min        
12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 few 11.50 White 4 dz min 12.00-13.00 mostly     
12.00-12.50 few 11.50 Bi-Color 4 dz min 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 few     
11.50 SC Yellow 4 dz min 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 few 11.50 White 4 dz   
min 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 few 11.50 Bi-Color 4 dz min 12.00-13.00     
mostly 12.00-12.50 few 11.50                                                   
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Pickles med       
25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA med fr qual 8.00-11.00  
mostly 9.00-10.00 few 11.50 NC med fr qual 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50         
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario Long Seedless med 12s 15.75-18.00   
mostly 16.00-17.00 MX Long Seedless med 12s 13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00     
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped GA med        
12.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-14.75 fr qual 8.50-11.75 30 lb cartons MX Chinese     
sml-med 27.50                                                                  
---ENDIVE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 19.00-23.00 mostly           
20.00-22.00 NJ 24s 18.00-19.00 10 lb cartons BL Witloof 24s 27.00-30.00 mostly 
30.00                                                                          
---ESCAROLE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons CA 24s 24.00-26.00 few 21.00      
---GARLIC:  MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price. 30 lb cartons CQ White col     
61.50-66.00 few 67.00-73.00 jbo 55.00 occas high as 60.00-62.00 cartons 4 5-lb 
plastic jars CQ Peeled 55.50-65.00 mostly 55.50-56.00                          
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched GA Collard 24s 12.00-13.00   
mostly 12.50 Kale 24s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 Mustard 24s 12.00-13.00 mostly  
12.50 Turnip Tops 24s 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.50 MI Turnip Tops 24s 13.00-14.00  
mostly 13.00 NC Collard 24s 12.00-13.00 Kale 24s 12.00-13.00 SC Collard 24s    
12.00-13.00 Kale 24s 12.00-13.00 Mustard 24s 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50    
Turnip Tops 24s 12.00-13.00 various containers bunched GA Turnip Tops With Root
white 12s 28.00 various containers bunched/loose NC Collard 12s 21.00-22.00 SC 
Collard 12s 21.00-22.00 mostly 21.00                                           
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA flm lined 24s 27.00-31.00
mostly 29.00-30.00 occas lower 24s flmwrpd 30.00-32.50 mostly 32.00-32.50 few  
36.50-37.25, occas 40.00                                                       
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Boston 24s 15.50-18.50     
mostly 18.00-18.50 Green Leaf 24s 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occas 20.00-24.00   
Red Leaf 24s 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 few 16.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin Mix   
7.00-8.75 mostly 8.00-8.50                                                     
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA 24s 27.00-30.00 mostly   
30.00 few 32.00 cartons 12 3-count packages CA Hearts 23.00-25.50 mostly 24.00 
occas 27.00                                                                    
---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 LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates FL sml-med   
18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 few 20.50-23.50 GA sml-med 18.00-20.00                
---ONIONS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA 48s 
sml 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 CD Ontario 48s sml 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 MX 48s
sml 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 CA Leeks 12s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.50-19.00 
occas 16.50 MX Leeks 12s 16.50-17.25                                           
---PARSLEY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Curly 60s 17.50-21.00    
mostly 17.50-18.00 few 16.50 Plain 60s 16.50-18.50 mostly 17.50-18.50          
---PARSNIPS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   20 lb film bags loose MI med 28.00-32.50  
mostly 30.50-32.50 cartons 12 1-lb film bags Repacked Enroute med 28.50-29.50  
mostly 28.50 occas lower                                                       
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed    
26.50-28.00 occas 22.00 AIR Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 17.00-22.50 mostly       
17.50-19.00                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Green    
exlge 12.50-14.25 mostly 13.00-13.50 few 14.75-16.25, occas 11.50 lge          
12.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-12.50 irreg sz 9.50-12.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 MX Green  
irreg sz 9.50-12.00 occas high as 13.00 NC Green exlge 13.50-14.25 few         
15.50-16.25 lge 11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00 med 14.25 irreg sz 9.50-12.25 mostly  
10.00-11.00 SC Green irreg sz 9.50-12.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11  
lb cartons MX Red exlge 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-14.50 few 12.00-12.50 Yellow  
exlge 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-14.50 occas low as 13.50-13.75 Orange exlge     
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-14.50 few 13.50                                       
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel crates NC Jalapeno med    
20.00-22.50 mostly 20.00 1/2 bushel cartons/crates GA Finger Hot med           
21.00-23.50 occcas 18.50 MX Poblano med 16.75-19.00 mostly 19.00 1 1/9 bushel  
cartons/crates GA Cubanelles med 18.50 MX Jalapeno med 20.00-22.50 Poblano med 
22.50-25.50 Serrano med 20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 NC Jalapeno med 20.00-21.75   
Long Hot med 20.00 occas higher and lower 8 lb cartons MX Habanero orange med  
17.00-18.00 few 22.00, occas higher red med 20.00-22.00 occas higher           
---PUMPKINS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  24 inch bins MI Pie Type orange med        
220.00-252.00 white med 225.00 36 inch bins IN Howden Type med 160.00 MI Howden
Type lge 145.00 med 150.00                                                     
---RADISHES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags MI Red    
13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00 few low as 11.50-12.50 OH Red 13.50-15.00 mostly 13.50
few 11.00-13.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags MI Red 13.00-16.00 few low as 
11.00-12.50 OH Red 13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 few low as 12.00             
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 50 lb cartons CD    
Ontario CDOne lge 35.00-35.50 few 30.00-34.00                                  
---SPINACH: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Flat 24s 
19.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occas high as 25.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags  
CA Flat 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-19.50 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat    
15.00-18.50 mostly 16.00-17.00                                                 
---SQUASH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons GA Yellow Straightneck    
sml-med 18.75 med 14.75 NC Yellow Straightneck sml-med 18.75 med 14.75 1/2 and 
5/9 bushel cartons/crates GA Zucchini sml-med 13.00-16.75 mostly 13.50-15.00   
few 12.50 med 8.50-11.50 mostly 11.00 few 13.75 NC Zucchini sml-med 13.00-16.75
mostly 13.50-13.75 few 12.50 med 9.00-11.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 occas higher and
lower 3/4 bushel cartons GA Yellow Crookneck sml-med 13.50-15.50 mostly        
15.00-15.50 occas 16.00-16.50 med 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 occas         
13.50-14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates CA Acorn med 20.50-22.50 few           
17.50-19.00 Butternut med 20.00-23.50 few low as 19.00 GA Acorn med 16.00-18.75
mostly 18.00-18.50 Butternut med 17.50-18.75 mostly 17.50-18.50 Spaghetti med  
17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 MI Acorn med 16.00-17.00 Butternut med 17.00    
Spaghetti med 17.00 MX Acorn med 22.00 few 18.50-19.50 Butternut med           
21.00-22.00 few 18.50 Spaghetti lge 19.50-21.00 mostly 19.50-20.00 occas 18.00 
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons MS U.S. No. 1 Orange   
Types 25.00-29.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 few 29.75 U.S. No. 2 Orange Types         
17.00-22.50 mostly 20.25-22.50 No Grade Marks Orange Types jbo 20.00-22.50     
mostly 22.00-22.50 few 18.00-19.50 NC U.S. No. 2 Orange Types 18.00-19.25 No   
Grade Marks Orange Types jbo 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 few 22.75                
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose AL Vine Ripes light    
red-red xlge 16.00-17.50 mostly 16.00 lge 16.00-17.50 mostly 16.00 GA Vine     
Ripes light red-red xlge 16.00-17.00 lge 16.00-17.00 NC Vine Ripes light       
red-red xlge 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 lge 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 80% U.S. One
or Better Vine Ripes light red-red 5x6 sz 18.00-18.50 6x6 sz 18.00-19.50 few   
17.00 TN Vine Ripes light red-red xlge 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 lge      
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 cartons 2 layer Local Repack Vine Ripes light   
red-red 4x5 sz 15.50-18.00 mostly 15.50-16.00 5x5 sz 15.50-17.00 mostly        
15.50-16.50 5x6 sz 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.50-16.00 6x6 sz 15.50-16.50           
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt baskets GA Red       
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 few 17.50, few low as 11.00-12.00 NC Red 13.00-16.00  
mostly 13.00-14.00 occas high as 16.50, occas low as 11.00-11.50               
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt containers with  
lids GA 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 few 8.00-9.00 NC 10.00-13.00 mostly     
12.00-13.00 few 9.00                                                           
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons   
loose GA Roma light red-red lge 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 TN Roma light   
red-red lge 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 med 13.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb 
cartons loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 16.00-17.50 occas 19.50-20.50 lge    
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher                                          
---TURNIPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb film bags IN Purple Top med           
15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher MI Purple Top med 15.00-17.00 mostly     
16.00 occas 15.00 OH Purple Top med 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas 15.00       
---VEGETABLES OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 4-oz packages TN       
Alfalfa Sprouts 13.50-14.00 40 lb containers MX Cactus Leaf (Nopales)          
14.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 few 19.00-19.50 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 12s   
12.50-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00