Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 24-JUN-2019                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

WEATHER AT 7:00 AM: HAZE: 64                                                   
YESTERDAYS HIGH: 77                                                            
                                                                               
https://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/fruits-vegetables                         
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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast
California Globe Thorned green 12s 38.00 18s 38.00 24s 38.00 Thornless green   
lge lse 58.00 med lse 60.00                                                    
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched MX Baja District Green lge
18.00-20.00 fr cond 15.00-16.00 std 18.00-20.00 fr cond 15.00-16.00 PE Green   
lge 18.00-20.00 std 18.00-20.00 White lge 32.00 Purple lge 40.00 WA WAExFcy    
Green jbo 25.00                                                                
---BEANS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons CA Wax Type Purple 35.00 Yellow 15.50 
MX Baja District Dragon Tongue 35.00 Haricot Vert (French Type) 18.00 Italian  
Type 15.00-17.00 Wax Type Yellow 22.50 15 lb cartons MX Baja District Italian  
Type 27.00-28.00 28 lb cartons CA Central Coast California Fava 30.00 30 lb    
cartons CA Central Coast California Round Green Type Handpicked 26.00-28.00    
Central San Joaquin Valley California Round Green Type Handpicked 18.00-20.00  
Orange County California Round Green Type Handpicked 32.00-34.00 few 36.00 MX  
Baja District Round Green Type Handpicked 24.00-25.00 fr qual 18.00            
---BEETS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Red Type
12s 9.00-10.00 occas higher MX Baja District Red Type 12s 9.00-10.00 occas     
higher fr qual 9.00-9.50 25 lb film bags CA Central Coast California Red Type  
med-lge 12.00-13.00 fr qual 9.00-9.50 Chiogga (Striped) med 24.00 sml-med      
23.00-25.00 Gold Type med 14.00 lge 13.00-13.50 MX Baja District Red Type      
med-lge 10.00-11.00                                                            
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Central Coast California bchd 14s     
15.00-16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 27.50 20 lb cartons  
loose CA Central Coast California Crown Cut 15.00-16.00 few 18.00 fr qual      
12.00-13.00                                                                    
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons MX Baja District jbo       
30.00-35.00 med 35.00-40.00                                                    
---CABBAGE: OFFERINGS SAVOY TYPE LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CA       
Central Coast California Round Green Type med 16.00-18.00 lge 14.00-15.00 Red  
Type med 36.00-38.00 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 occas 20.00 fr qual holdovers 14.00-15.00 16s 
15.00-16.00 occas 18.00 fr qual holdovers 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 MUCH LOWER.  cartons CA Central Coast California 2 dz       
45.00-48.00 2 1/2 dz 45.00-48.00                                               
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA Brentwood District Yellow 4 dz 20.00
White 4 dz 20.00 Central San Joaquin Valley California Yellow 4 dz 18.00-20.00 
White 4 dz 18.00-20.00                                                         
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET FIRM.  1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 20.00 fr qual         
17.00-18.00 ord qual 13.00-14.00 lge 17.00-18.00 Baja District med 22.00 lge   
18.00 cartons MX 36s 11.00-12.00 fr qual 6.00-6.50 Baja District 36s           
12.00-13.00 one label high as 16.00 fr qual 7.00-7.50 22-26 lb cartons MX      
Pickles med 14.00-16.00 sml-med 16.00-18.00 sml 16.00-18.00 50 lb cartons MX   
Pickles 150-200s 28.00-30.00 200-300s 30.00-32.00 300-400s 30.00-32.00         
GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CA Long Seedless 12s 9.50-10.00 MX Long        
Seedless 16s 12.00-13.00 18s 12.00-13.00 22 lb cartons MX Baja District Persian
med 12.00 fr qual 9.00 poorer quality and condition lower sml-med 13.00-14.00  
fr qual 10.00 poorer quality and condition lower sml 14.00 fr qual 10.00 poorer
quality and condition lower                                                    
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET STEADY.  bushel cartons wrapped CA Desert District        
California 18s 18.00-20.00 24s 18.00-20.00 MX 18s fr qual holdovers 13.00-14.00
24s fr qual holdovers 10.00-12.00 30 lb cartons MX Chinese sml-med 29.00-30.00 
sml 33.00-34.00 25 lb cartons CA Desert District California Italian sml        
39.00-40.00 30 lb cartons MX Japanese med-lge 36.00 Indian sml 34.00-36.00 40  
lb cartons MX Indian sml 35.00-37.00 fr qual 30.00 poorer quality and condition
lower                                                                          
---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: OFFERINGS GOOD QUALITY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA   
Central Coast California 24s 28.00-30.00 fr qual holdovers 25.00-26.00 flm     
lined 24s 32.00-34.00 24s flmwrpd 34.00-35.00 MX Baja District 24s 24.00-25.00 
---LETTUCE-OTHER: OFFERINGS GOOD QUALITY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA     
Central Coast California Boston 24s 22.00-24.00 fr qual holdovers 17.00-18.00  
Green Leaf 24s 28.00-30.00 fr qual holdovers 24.00-25.00 Red Leaf 24s          
24.00-26.00 fr qual holdovers 20.00-22.00 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: OFFERINGS GOOD QUALITY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons CA   
Central Coast California 24s 32.00-34.00 fr qual holdovers 26.00-28.00 cartons 
12 3-count packages CA Central Coast California Hearts 28.00-30.00 fr qual     
24.00-26.00 cartons film lined CA Central Coast California Hearts 48s          
28.00-30.00                                                                    
---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 8.00 48s sml 6.00-7.00 MX Baja District 48s med 9.00-10.00 48s sml     
6.00-7.00 Bulb Type 24s 8.00-9.00 few 10.00 CA Central Coast California Leeks  
med 16.00-17.50 MX Baja District Leeks med 16.00-17.50 fr qual 12.00-13.00     
GREENHOUSE 5 kg containers NL AIR Leeks 32.50                                  
---PARSLEY:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Curly 
60s 28.00-30.00 fr qual holdovers 24.00-25.00 Plain 60s 22.00-24.00 fr qual    
holdovers 17.00-18.00 Root 12s 22.75-24.50                                     
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose CA Central Coast California
24.00-26.00 OR 24.00-26.00                                                     
---PEAS GREEN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central
Coast California English 38.00-40.00 10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed      
33.00-35.00 MX Snow Peas Decalyxed 29.00 Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 29.00       
---PEAS OTHER: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   bushel crates MX Baja District Blackeye 38.00
(marked 30 lbs)                                                                
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: OFFERINGS YELLOW AND RED TYPE VERY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT  
STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons CA Central San Joaquin Valley California Green   
exlge 24.00-26.00 lge 22.00-24.00 med 20.00-22.00 irreg sz 18.00-20.00 fr qual 
14.00-15.00 poorer quality and condition lower Desert District California Green
irreg sz 16.00-18.00 fr qual 13.00-14.00 poorer quality and condition lower Red
exlge offerings insufficient to quote lge offerings insufficient to quote irreg
sz 32.00-34.00 fr qual 28.00-30.00 Yellow exlge poorer quality and condition   
lower lge offerings insufficient to quote irreg sz 30.00-32.00 fr qual 28.00   
poorer quality and condition lower 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 MX Red exlge-lge 14.00-15.00 med-lge   
12.00-12.50 Yellow exlge-lge 15.00-16.00 med-lge 12.00-13.00 Orange exlge-lge  
15.00-16.00 med-lge 12.00-13.00 NL AIR Red exlge-lge 28.00 Yellow exlge-lge    
26.00 Orange exlge-lge 28.00                                                   
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates per lb MX Baja 
District Anaheim .50-.60 Habanero orange 3.20 Jalapeno .30-.35 Pasilla .50-.60 
Serrano .50-.55 Yellow Chile .40-.50 20 lb cartons MX Baja District Shishito   
18.00-20.00 30 lb cartons MX Thai Chili Hots green 95.00 red 95.00 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 CA Central Coast       
California Red 29.00-30.00 OR Red 30.00-31.00 cartons bunched CA Central Coast 
California Red 48s 14.00-15.00 MX Baja District Red 48s 14.00-15.00 fr appear  
12.00-12.50                                                                    
---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 MX Baja District med 19.00-21.50 OR med 20.00-22.00      
---SPINACH:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons bunched CA Central Coast California Flat  
24s 10.00-11.00 mostly 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 STEADY.  4/7 bushel cartons CA Central San Joaquin Valley   
California Zucchini Green sml 9.00-10.00 fr qual 6.00-7.00 sml-med 9.00-10.00  
fr qual 6.00-7.00 med 8.00-9.00 fr qual 5.00-6.00 Yellow Straightneck sml      
15.00-16.00 sml-med 15.00-16.00 med 14.00-15.00 MX Zucchini Green sml fr qual  
6.00-7.00 sml-med fr qual 6.00-7.00 med fr qual 5.00-6.00 Yellow Straightneck  
sml fr cond 10.00-12.00 sml-med fr cond 10.00-12.00 Grey sml 10.00 sml-med     
7.00-8.00 med 6.00 bushel cartons MX Acorn Green med 15.00-16.00 lge           
18.00-20.00 Butternut sml 14.00-16.00 med 16.00-18.00 lge 18.00-20.00 Kabocha  
med 22.00-24.00 Spaghetti med 17.00-18.00 22 lb cartons MX Baja District       
Zucchini Green sml 9.00-10.00 sml-med 9.00-10.00 med 8.00-9.00 Yellow          
Straightneck sml 12.00-13.00 sml-med 12.00-13.00 med 10.00-11.00 Grey sml      
8.00-10.00 sml-med 8.00-10.00 med 7.00-8.00 22-26 lb cartons CA Central San    
Joaquin Valley California Round Zucchini Light Green med 14.00                 
---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 16.00 fr qual 12.00-13.00 flats 2 layer
Local Repack Mature Greens light red 4x4s 14.00 4x5s 14.00 5x5s 14.00 5x6s     
13.00 ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 2 layer MX Vine Ripes light red 4x4s           
15.00-16.00 fr qual fr cond 10.00-11.00 4x5s 15.00-16.00 fr qual fr cond       
10.00-11.00 5x5s 15.00 fr qual fr cond 10.00-11.00 5x6s 14.00 fr qual fr cond  
10.00-11.00 Baja District Vine Ripes light red 4x4s 15.00-16.00 4x5s           
15.00-16.00 5x5s 14.00-15.00 5x6s 13.00-14.00 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.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT flats 12 1-pt baskets
MX light red-red 14.00 Baja District light red-red 15.00 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 12.00-13.00 fr qual 9.00-10.00 flats 
15 1-pt containers with lids MX Baja District yellow 24.00 20 lb cartons loose 
MX Baja District red 20.00-22.00                                               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET STEADY.  ADAPTED ENVIRONMENT 25 lb cartons     
loose MX Roma light red-red exlge 10.00-11.00 lge 10.00-11.00 Baja District    
Roma light red-red exlge 10.00-11.00 lge 10.00-11.00                           
---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 CA       
Jerusalem Artichokes 28.00-30.00 25 lb film bags CA 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 32.00                
---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 85.00                  
---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 32.00 cartons 12   
3-count packages CA Central Coast California Hearts 28.00                      
---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         
---SQUASH: 4/7 bushel cartons MX Zucchini Green sml 16.00 Yellow Straightneck  
sml 18.00 bushel cartons MX Butternut lge 29.00