Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Phoenix, AZ
PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 08-MAR-2018                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (602) 514-7210     Fax:  (602) 514-7215                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

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Limited F.O.B. reports will be issued on March 7-9, 2018 due to reporters attending the
Specialty Crops Market News National Meeting. The next complete price report will be issued 
Monday, March 12, 2018.                                                                       
                                                                                
Phoenix,     AZ: Mostly Cloudy 55-81
Yuma,        AZ: Cloudy 61-84
Bakersfield, CA: Partly Cloudy 47-77
Coachella,   CA: Cloudy 53-86
El Centro,   CA: Cloudy 55-84
Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 48-75
Huron,       CA: Mostly Sunny 42-75
Oxnard,      CA: Mostly Cloudy 47-68
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 46-69
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 42-74
McAllen,     TX: Mostly Cloudy 59-75
San Antonio, TX: Mostly Cloudy 48-71
Culiacan, SI     MX: Partly Cloudy 58-88
Hermosillo, SO   MX: Mostly Cloudy 59-87
Veracruz, VE     MX: Breezy 71-78
Villahermosa, TB MX: Partly Cloudy 69-84                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BROCCOLI: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons
bchd 14s 14.45-15.45  occasional higher and lower bchd 18s 14.95-15.95         
occasional higher and lower 20 lb cartons loose Crown Cut 19.56-22.55 mostly   
19.56-20.55 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons bchd 14s 23.95-32.95  20 lb       
cartons loose Crown Cut 26.45-38.95                                            

WESTERN ARIZONA                                                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CAULIFLOWER: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND 16S GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES, 
OTHERS VERY GOOD. MARKET 16S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous  
commitments. cartons film wrapped 9s 30.45-36.55 mostly 34.45-35.65 occasional 
lower 12s 32.00-36.95 mostly 34.45-36.55 occasional lower 16s 30.45-36.55      
mostly 32.65-35.00 occasional lower ORGANIC cartons film wrapped 12s           
35.45-42.95  one label 45.95                                                   
---LETTUCE-ICEBERG: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET 24S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 30S ABOUT STEADY. 
Extra services included. cartons flm lined 24s 16.45-19.65 mostly 18.45-19.65  
occasional higher and lower 24s flmwrpd 17.45-20.65 mostly 19.45-20.65         
occasional higher and lower 30s flmwrpd 14.45-18.55 mostly 14.45-15.65 ORGANIC 
cartons 24s flmwrpd 18.45-23.95  12s flmwrpd 12.45-14.95                       
---LETTUCE-OTHER: DEMAND GREEN LEAF GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET RED LEAF     
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons Boston  
24s 8.45-11.55 mostly 8.45-10.65 occasional higher and lower Green Leaf 24s    
14.45-19.56 mostly 15.45-16.65 occasional higher and lower Red Leaf 24s        
7.55-11.50 mostly 8.45-10.50 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons Green 
Leaf 24s 10.45-19.95  Red Leaf 24s 10.45-20.95                                 
---LETTUCE-ROMAINE: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET 12 3-COUNT HEARTS ABOUT STEADY,   
OTHERS SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Extra services included. cartons 24s 22.45-26.56 mostly
22.45-24.65 occasional lower cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 23.45-28.45    
mostly 23.50-25.65 occasional higher and lower cartons film lined Hearts 48s   
24.55-30.56 mostly 25.50-27.65 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC cartons 24s 
19.50-21.95  cartons 12 3-count packages Hearts 16.45-23.55 mostly 20.45-22.95 
few high as 28.95