Shipping Point Vegetable 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:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 66-86
Livingston   CA: Rain 57-68
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                    
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND MODERATE. Extra services included. 11 lb cartons/crates   
bunched Green lge 16.75-21.75 mostly 20.75 std 16.75-21.75 mostly 
20.75 FIRST REPORT                                                                          

MEXICO CROSSINGS THRU CALEXICO, CALIFORNIA AND SAN LUIS, ARIZONA               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---ASPARAGUS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Extra services included. Many    
loads booked at previously committed lower prices. pyramid cartons/crates 28 lb
bunched Green lge 32.75-36.75 mostly 32.75-34.75 few high as 38.75 std         
32.75-36.75 mostly 32.75-34.75 few high as 38.75 11 lb cartons/crates bunched  
Green jbo 14.75-16.75  lge 14.75-16.75  std 14.75-16.75  sml 10.75-12.75       
occasional higher  


ATWATER LIVINGSTON CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Report issued on Monday and 
Thursday only. 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00  
occasional lower No Grade Marks med 12.00-14.00 occasional lower jbo 12.00-16.00 
mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional lower Red Types U.S. No. 1 21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 
occasional lower No Grade Marks med 12.00-14.00 occasional lower jbo 12.00-16.00 
mostly 13.00-15.00 occasional lower White Types U.S. No. 1 30.00-33.00 No Grade 
Marks med 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 jbo 13.00-16.00 few 10.00 Japanese Types U.S.
No. 1 29.00-32.00 occasional lower No Grade Marks med 30.00-32.00 occasional higher 
and lower jbo 17.00-20.00 ORGANIC 40 lb cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 36.00-40.00 
mostly 38.00-40.00 occasional lower Red Types U.S. No. 1 36.00-40.00 mostly 
38.00-40.00 occasional lower White Types U.S. No. 1 46.00-48.00 occasional lower 
Japanese Types 47.00-50.00 occasional lower