Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Orlando, FL
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 03-JAN-2018                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (407) 365-8813     Fax:  (407) 365-9706                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

OR_FV120                                                                        
                                                                                
Website: http://www.marketnews.usda.gov/mnp/fv-home


Homestead, FL      Partly Cloudy    45- 67F
           
Pompano Beach, FL  Cloudy           41- 70F

Immokalee, FL      P Cloudy/Shwrs   33- 61F

Palmetto, FL       P Cloudy/Shwrs   39- 56F

Plant City, FL     Cloudy/Rain      31- 52F
                                                                                
                                                                              

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes      
palletizing and precooling. bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked  
26.85-28.85  occas higher few previous commitments lower Machine Picked        
26.35-28.85 mostly 26.85-28.85 occas higher few previous commitments lower     
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing   
and precooling. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 12.95  White 4-4 1/2 dz     
14.95  occas lower Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 12.95                                   
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY INSUFFICIENT TO ESTABLISH A MARKET.                       
---EGGPLANT: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes          
palletizing and precooling. Medium are wrapped. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med       
12.35-16.85 mostly 14.35 fr qual 8.35-12.85 mostly 10.35                       
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.      
Includes palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 16.35-16.85
occas lower 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates Green exlge 16.35-16.85  occas lower   
lge 14.35-14.85  occas lower med 12.35-12.85  occas lower irreg sz fr qual     
12.35-12.85  occas lower                                                       
---PEPPERS, OTHER: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes    
palletizing and precooling. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles 24.35-26.85 mostly 
24.35-26.35 Jalapeno 20.35-20.85 mostly 20.35 occas higher Long Hot 20.35-20.85
mostly 20.35 Poblano 18.35-20.85 mostly 18.35-20.35                            
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and      
precooling. 1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-12.35 med 
8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.35 Yellow Straightneck sml 10.35-14.85 mostly 12.35  
med 8.35-12.85 mostly 10.35 3/4 bushel cartons Yellow Crookneck sml 16.35-16.85
mostly 16.35 med 10.35-10.85 mostly 10.35                                      
---TOMATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. extra services included 25  
lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 25.95  6x6 sz     
21.95  6x7 sz 17.95                                                            
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Extra services    
included. flats 12 1-pt baskets 17.95-18.95                                    
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing
and precooling. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 21.95-23.95  20 lb cartons  
loose 41.95-45.95 mostly 45.95 ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt containers with lids      
26.96-27.95                                                                    
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET LOWER. extra services included 
25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 23.95  occas higher lge 21.95  occas higher med 
17.95  occas higher                                                            

NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type  
med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occas lower                                       

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ENDIVE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. Precooling included. cartons 24s   
18.95                                                                          
---ESCAROLE: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. Precooling included. cartons 24s 
18.95                                                                          
---RADISHES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Precooling   
included. cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags Red 7.95-8.45  few lower cartons    
topped 14 1-lb film bags Red 8.45-8.95  40 lb film bags topped Red 19.95-20.95