Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 20-MAR-2017                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (305) 373-2955     Fax:  (305) 373-3562                                 
                                                                                
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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Fresno,      CA: Partly Cloudy 58-73
Oxnard,      CA: Rain 57-66
Salinas,     CA: Rain 56-64
Santa Maria, CA: Cloudy 56-68
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 66-86
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2016 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND BEST VERY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Includes
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids   
22.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occasional higher and lower                     
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE; ORGANIC BEST MODERATE,     
OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range
in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 9.00-10.00  few labels   
higher occasional low as 8.00 ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries
14.00-16.00  occasional higher and lower                                       
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 22.00-24.00   
mostly 24.00 some high as 26.00 few including previous commitments low as 18.00

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA                                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2016 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER.      
includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb          
containers with lids med 12.00-14.00  occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats
8 1-lb containers with lids med 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 few 17.00-18.00       
occasional higher and lower                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2016 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and      
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 10.00    
occasional higher and lower                                                    

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2016 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND 60S, 70S AND 84S FAIIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET    
ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 48.25-52.25    
mostly 50.25 36s 48.25-52.25 mostly 50.25 40s 48.25-52.25 mostly 50.25 48s     
48.25-52.25 mostly 50.25 60s 35.25-42.25 mostly 36.25-40.25 70s 32.25-35.25    
mostly 32.25-33.25 occasional lower 84s 18.25-25.25 mostly 18.25-20.25         
occasional higher                                                              

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2016 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD; ORGANIC BEST GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT.     
MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality.  
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 12.00-14.00  occasional higher and   
lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 14.00-16.00  some      
17.00-18.00 occasional higher                                                  

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and     
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge      
12.00-14.00  occasional higher                                                 

SOUTH DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2016 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND 60S, 70S AND 84S FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET     
STEADY. Extra services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 51.25-54.25  36s     
51.25-54.25  40s 51.25-54.25  48s 51.25-54.25  60s 44.25-46.25  70s 35.25-36.25
84s 20.25-25.25  occasional higher