Wholesale Market Vegetable Report - Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA Terminal Prices as of 13-JUL-2020                                 
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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NA_FV020                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 a.m. Cloudy 74                                                 
Yesterday's High 91                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

VEGETABLES                                                                     
---ARTICHOKES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons CA Globe Thornless OFFERINGS         
INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                                         
---ASPARAGUS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  11 lb cartons bunched PE Green lge        
24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 std 24.00-28.00 fr cond 22.00                         
---BEANS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  bushel crates DE Round Green Type Machine     
Picked 15.00 NJ Round Green Type Machine Picked 16.00 NY Round Green Type      
Machine Picked 18.00 VA Round Green Type Machine Picked 16.00-18.00 bushel     
cartons PA Round Green Type Machine Picked 15.00-16.00 bushel cartons/crates OH
Round Green Type Machine Picked 18.00 5 lb cartons GU Haricot Vert (French     
Type) 10.00 30 lb cartons/crates MX Fava 33.00                                 
---BEETS:  MARKET BUNCHED LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  cartons/crates bunched NJ Red 
Type 12s 13.00 NY Red Type 12s 13.00 25 lb film bags NJ Red Type med 11.00     
---BROCCOLI:  MARKET LOWER.  cartons CA bchd 14s 21.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00
Baby Hybrid Type bchd 18s 28.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Crown Cut 20.00-25.00   
mostly 21.00-24.00 CD Quebec Crown Cut 20.00 MX Crown Cut 22.00                
---BRUSSELS SPROUTS:  MARKET LOWER.  25 lb cartons CA med 38.00-40.00 mostly   
40.00                                                                          
---CABBAGE:  MARKET LOWER.  1 3/4 bushel crates and 50 lb cartons GA Round     
Green Type med 18.00 NJ Round Green Type med 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 Red Type 
med 13.00 50 lb cartons CD Quebec CD One Round Green Type 16-18s 17.00 DE Round
Green Type med 15.00 fr qual 12.00 PA Round Green Type med fr qual fr cond     
12.00 50 lb sacks CD Quebec CD One Danish Type lge 20.00-20.50 OCCAS LOWER 1   
3/4 bushel cartons NJ Savoy Type med 12.00                                     
---CARROTS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  sacks 48 1-lb film bags CA med-lge          
26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 SOME 23.00 IS med-lge 23.00 sacks 24 2-lb film bags CA
med-lge 28.00 IS med-lge 22.00 sacks 16 3-lb film bags CA med-lge 23.00 IS     
med-lge 20.00-22.00 sacks 10 5-lb film bags CA med-lge 26.00 IS med-lge 22.00  
50 lb sacks loose CA lge 23.00 CD Ontario CDOne jbo 24.00 IS jbo 20.00 MX jbo  
19.00 cartons bunched CA Bunched 24s 24.00 cartons 30 1-lb film bags CA Baby   
Peeled 25.00                                                                   
---CAULIFLOWER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons film wrapped CA White 9s 15.00  
12s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00                                                   
---CELERY:  MARKET HIGHER.  cartons CA 2 dz 24.00-25.00 fineappear 30.00 2 1/2 
dz fineappear 30.00 filmbags 30s 27.00-28.00 mostly 27.00                      
---CORN-SWEET:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  wirebound crates GA Yellow 4 dz 18.00    
White 4 dz 15.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 Bi-Color 4 dz 18.00 5 lb carton GU Baby    
Type 18.00 NC Yellow 4 dz 18.00 White 4 dz 16.00                               
---CUCUMBERS:  MARKET MX HIGHER, OTHERS LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons NJ med    
14.00 fr qual 12.00 WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons MX med 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00 
fr qual 22.00 lge 20.00-22.00 UNWAXED bushel baskets NJ Pickles med 20.00 lge  
fr qual 14.00 GREENHOUSE cartons film wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Long Seedless   
sml 12s 7.00 20 lb cartons DR Persian 33.00-34.00 cartons 8 1-lb trays film    
wrapped CD Ontario CDOne Persian 19.00                                         
---EGGPLANT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA med fr qual 10.00  
lge 12.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons wrapped GA med 26.00 30 lb cartons HD Chinese   
med 36.00-38.00 Thai med 30.00 Indian med 23.00                                
---ENDIVE:  MARKET BL LOWER, OH HIGHER.  Howard crates OH 18s 16.00 10 lb      
cartons BL Witloof 20.00-24.00                                                 
---ESCAROLE:  MARKET HIGHER.  Howard crates NY 18s 14.00 OH 18s 16.00          
---GARLIC:  MARKET CQ LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA White super
col 85.00 CQ White 60-65mm/6.0-6.5cm 55.00-56.00 netted 5s 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm   
42.00-50.00 mostly 42.00-46.00 Purple netted 5s 55-60mm/5.5-6.0cm 52.00 SP     
White 60-65mm/6.0-6.5cm 65.00 cartons 20 1-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled           
89.00-94.00 mostly 90.00 cartons 4 5-lb plastic jars CQ Peeled 80.00-85.00 per 
jar CQ Peeled 18.00-22.00                                                      
---GREENS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched MD Collard 24s 10.00-12.00   
mostly 11.00 Kale 24s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 1 3/5 bushel cartons/crates     
bunched CD Quebec Kale 24s 22.00 Swiss Chard green 12s 17.00 red 12s 17.00 NJ  
Collard 12s 10.00-11.00 Kale green 12s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 Lacinato 
(Tuscan) 12s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE Swiss Chard green 12s 14.00 red   
12s 14.00 Mixed Colors 12s 15.00 Dandelion 12s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 
Kohlrabi 12s 16.00 20 lb cartons bunched CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 20s 38.00  
10 lb cartons bunched  CA Broccoli Rabe (Rappini) 10s OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO
QUOTE.                                                                         
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG:  MARKET CD HIGHER, CA LOWER.  cartons CA 24s flmwrpd       
20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 CD Quebec 24s flmwrpd 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00  
---LETTUCE-OTHER:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons CA Green Leaf 24s 15.00-20.00 
mostly 16.00-20.00 Red Leaf 24s 16.00-19.00 SOME 20.00 3 lb cartons CA Mesculin
Mix 6.50 GREENHOUSE cartons 12 4-oz containers with lid CD Quebec Boston 17.00 
MD Boston 16.00                                                                
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE:  MARKET CA LOWER, CD HIGHER.  cartons CA 24s 25.00-28.00   
mostly 25.00-26.00 CD Quebec 24s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 cartons 12     
3-count packages CA Hearts 27.00-30.00 fr cond 24.00                           
---MUSHROOMS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons PA White exlge 15.00 lge          
14.50-15.50 mostly 15.00 med 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 Sliced med         
13.00-15.00 5 lb cartons PA Oyster 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Cremini 8.00-9.00  
mostly 9.00 Portobella med-lge 8.00-8.50 3 lb cartons PA Shiitake exlge 14.00  
lge 12.00 cartons 12 8-oz trays film wrapped PA White 10.75-11.00 mostly 11.00 
Portobella sml 12.00-12.50 cartons 12 3.5-oz trays film wrapped PA Enoki       
12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 cartons 10 10-oz trays film wrapped PA White 11.00    
cartons 6 6-oz trays film wrapped PA Shiitake 9.00 Oyster 9.00 Portobella 10.00
sliced 10.00                                                                   
---OKRA:  MARKET LOWER.  1/2 bushel cartons FL med-lge 20.00 HD med-lge 19.00  
---ONIONS GREEN:  MARKET CA LEEKS HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons bunched
CD Quebec 48s med 15.00 MX 48s med 14.00 crates bunched MX Bulb Type 48s med   
24.00-25.00 cartons bunched CA Leeks 12s med-lge 24.00 MX Leeks 12s med-lge    
15.00 poor cond 3.00 cartons 2 film bags iceless MX 24 bunches per bag         
14.00-15.00                                                                    
---PARSLEY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  crates bunched NJ Curly 60s 17.00 Plain 60s 
17.00 OH Curly 60s 16.00 Plain 60s 16.00                                       
---PARSNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb film bags loose MI 18.00-18.50             
---PEAS GREEN:  MARKET LOWER.  10 lb cartons GU Snow Peas Decalyxed 15.00-18.00
PE Snow Peas Decalyxed 23.00 GU Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 15.00-20.00 mostly   
15.00-17.00 PE Sugar Snap Peas Decalyxed 23.00                                 
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE:  MARKET LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Green exlge     
20.00 lge 18.00 fr qual 16.00 med 16.00 NC Green lge 18.00-20.00 fr qual       
14.00-16.00 NJ Green jbo 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 SOME 22.00 exlge 20.00-23.00 
mostly 22.00-23.00 lge 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 fr qual 15.00-18.00 mostly     
16.00 med 16.00 15 lb cartons MX Red jbo 28.00 25 lb cartons CA Red irreg sz fr
qual 40.00-42.00 MX Red irreg sz fr qual 38.00-42.00 mostly 38.00-40.00        
GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb cartons CD Ontario CdOne Red exlge 29.00 NL Red exlge    
34.00 Yellow exlge 34.00 Orange exlge 36.00                                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons NC Habanero mixed red   
and green OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE orange OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO     
QUOTE red OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE 1 1/9 bushel cartons GA Cubanelles   
exlge 40.00 lge 34.00 mxd yellow and green lge 30.00 Jalapeno exlge 22.00 Long 
Hot lge 20.00 Poblano exlge 18.00-20.00 MX Poblano exlge 25.00 NJ Cubanelles   
med 28.00-30.00 Long Hot med 28.00-30.00 8 lb cartons DR Habanero green 22.00  
orange 28.00-30.00 10 lb cartons MX Manzano orange 33.00 25 lb sacks DR Ajies  
green sml 48.00 40 lb containers DR Thai Chili Hots green sml 24.00 MX Jalapeno
exlge  OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. lge  OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.  
red exlge  OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE. Poblano exlge 25.00-30.00 med-lge  
19.00 Serrano sml 38.00-40.00                                                  
---RADISHES:  MARKET BUNCHED HIGHER, OTHERS LOWER.  cartons topped 30 6-oz film
bags OH Red 11.00 cartons topped 14 1-lb film bags OH Red 13.00 40 lb film bags
topped OH Red 22.00-25.00 OR Red 28.00-30.00 cartons bunched OH Red 24s        
15.00-16.00                                                                    
---RHUBARB: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                   
---RUTABAGAS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   WAXED 50 lb cartons CD Ontario CDOne lge 
30.00                                                                          
---SPINACH:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1 2/5 bushel cartons bunched CA Flat 24s    
16.00 1 2/5 bushel crates bunched CA Flat 24s 22.00 cartons 12 10-oz film bags 
Repacked Enroute Flat 14.00-15.00 cartons 4 2-1/2 lb film bags CA Flat 14.00 4 
lb cartons CA Flat Baby Type 10.00                                             
---SQUASH:  MARKET OH LOWER, NJ HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel       
cartons CD Ontario Zucchini sml-med 6.00 med 6.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med  
6.00 NJ Zucchini sml-med 7.00-8.00 SOME 10.00 med 6.00 Yellow Straightneck     
sml-med 8.00-10.00 OH Yellow Straightneck sml-med 8.00 med 5.00-6.00 PA        
Zucchini sml-med 8.00 med 6.00 Yellow Straightneck sml-med 8.00 med 6.00 bushel
cartons HD Butternut med 14.00-15.00 MX Acorn med-lge 16.00-20.00 Butternut    
med-lge 20.00-22.00 Kabocha lge 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00                 
---SWEET POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Japanese Types 
med 52.00-54.00 jbo 45.00 NC U.S. No. 1 Orange Types 18.00-22.00 mostly        
20.00-22.00 No Grade Marks Orange Types fr qual 10.00-12.00 jbo 10.00-14.00    
mostly 12.00 Japanese Types jbo 36.00-38.00                                    
---TOMATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA Mature Greens light 
red-red xlge 18.00 NC 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6 sz
20.00-23.00 Local Repack 85% U.S. One or Better Mature Greens light red-red 5x6
sz 23.50-25.95 6x6 sz 23.50-25.95 6x7 sz 25.95 cartons 2 layer MX Vine Ripes   
light red-red 3x4s 24.00 4x4s 24.00 4x5s 28.00 5x5s 24.00 GREENHOUSE 5 kg/11 lb
flats on the vine NY Vine Ripes light red-red med-lge 14.00                    
---TOMATOES, CHERRY:  MARKET HIGHER.  flats 12 1-pt baskets Local Repack light 
red-red med 24.95                                                              
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE:  MARKET HIGHER.  flats 12 1-pt containers with lids MX
light red-red med-lge 16.00-18.00 NC light red-red med-lge 18.00 SC light      
red-red med-lge 16.00 Local Repack light red-red med 21.50-22.95               
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose MX Roma     
light red-red exlge 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 red lge 16.00-20.00 mostly  
18.00-20.00 Local Repack Roma light red-red exlge 20.50-23.75                  
---TURNIPS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb film bags NJ Purple Top med-lge 20.00-22.00 
---VEGETABLES OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb cartons PA Alfalfa Sprouts 8.50-9.00
cartons 12 4-oz packages PA Alfalfa Sprouts 9.50-10.00 crates MX Cactus Leaf   
(Nopales) 17.00-20.00 1 layer containers CA Radicchio 9s 12.00-14.00 (FEW      
SALES) 15.00                                                                   

MISC SEASONAL                                                                  
---APPLE CIDER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 4 1-gallon bottles NY Preserved 20.50 
PA Preserved 20.50 cartons 9 1/2-gallon bottles NY Preserved 22.00 PA Preserved
21.50                                                                          

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VEGETABLES                                                                     
---GREENS: cartons bunched CA Kale Lacinato (Tuscan) 24s 26.00