Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Orlando, FL
ORLANDO Shipping Point Prices as of 06-DEC-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                                                                        
                                                                                
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Homestead, FL      Mostly Clear    61- 74F
           
Pompano Beach, FL  Partly Cloudy   64- 74F

Immokalee, FL      Clear           50- 74F

Plant City, FL     Clear           49- 70F                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                

CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET MACHINE PICKED HIGHER. Includes palletizing and  
precooling.  Wide range in price and quality. Cool weather delaying crop       
maturity in some areas. bushel cartons/crates Round Green Type Handpicked      
supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Machine Picked 14.35-16.85    
few higher                                                                     
---CORN-SWEET: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET YELLOW LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  
Includes palletizing and precooling. Some morning harvest curtailed due to cool
temperatures. wirebound crates Yellow 4-4 1/2 dz 12.35-13.35  occas lower White
4-4 1/2 dz 13.35  Bi-Color 4-4 1/2 dz 13.35                                    
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Includes palletizing   
and precooling. Cool weather delaying crop maturity in some areas. WAXED 1 1/9 
bushel cartons med 24.35-26.85 mostly 24.35-26.35 few lower fr qual 16.35-18.85
mostly 16.35-18.35 cartons 24s 8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.35 few higher         
---EGGPLANT: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
precooling. Medium are wrapped. Cool weather delaying crop maturity in some    
areas. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 10.35-14.85 mostly 12.35 fr qual 8.35-8.85     
mostly 8.35 few lower                                                          
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET FAIR QUALITY   
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. Cool
weather delaying crop maturity in some areas. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo   
20.35-22.85 mostly 20.35-22.35 occas lower exlge 20.35-22.85 mostly 20.35-22.35
occas lower lge 18.35-20.85 mostly 18.35-20.35 med 16.35-20.85 mostly 18.35    
irreg sz fr qual 18.35-20.85 mostly 18.35-20.35 occas lower                    
---PEPPERS, OTHER: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET JALAPENO SLIGHTLY HIGHER, POBLANO   
HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and precooling. Cool weather 
delaying crop maturity in some areas. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Cubanelles          
8.35-10.85 mostly 8.35-10.35 occas higher and lower Jalapeno 22.35-26.85 mostly
22.35-24.35 occas lower Long Hot 6.35-8.85 mostly 6.35-8.35 occas higher       
Poblano 10.35-14.85 mostly 12.35                                               
---SQUASH: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND YELLOW CROOKNECK FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS   
FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET YELLOW CROOKNECK ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS HIGHER. Includes     
palletizing and precooling. Cool weather delaying crop maturity in some areas. 
1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-12.85 occas higher and
lower med 10.35-12.85 mostly 10.35-10.85 occas higher and lower Yellow         
Straightneck sml 14.35-16.85 mostly 14.35-16.35 occas higher and lower med     
12.35-14.85 mostly 12.35-14.35 occas higher and lower 3/4 bushel cartons Yellow
Crookneck sml 12.35  occas lower med 8.35  occas higher and lower              
---TOMATOES: DEMAND 5X6 SIZE GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. Some morning harvest curtailed due to cool temperatures. 25 
lb cartons loose Mature Greens 85% U.S. One or Better 5x6 sz 21.95-23.95  one  
label 25.95 6x6 sz 19.95-21.95  6x7 sz 17.95-19.95  U.S. Two 5x6 sz 19.95-20.95
occas higher 6x6 sz 18.95-19.95  occas higher 6x7 sz 16.95-18.95               
---TOMATOES, CHERRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Extra services included. Some morning harvest curtailed due to cool            
temperatures. flats 12 1-pt baskets 13.95-15.95                                
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes        
palletizing and cooling. Some morning harvest curtailed and lighter supply due 
to cool temperatures. flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 15.95  20 lb cartons  
loose 29.95  ORGANIC flats 12 1-pt containers with lids 19.95-21.95 mostly     
21.95                                                                          
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services   
included. Some morning harvest curtailed due to cool temperatures. 25 lb       
cartons loose Roma exlge 21.95-23.95  one label 25.95 lge 21.95  one label     
25.95 med 19.95-21.95 mostly 19.95                                             

NORTH, CENTRAL & SOUTH FLORIDA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES . MARKET        
SLIGHTLY LOWER. Precooling included. Some morning harvest curtailed due cool   
temperatures. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 one  
label 22.00                                                                    

SOUTH FLORIDA                                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2018 Season                                                                    
---ENDIVE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling      
included. Include some 14 and 16 count packs. Some morning harvest curtailed   
due to cool temperatures. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s 16.95  24s 18.95     
---ESCAROLE: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Precooling    
included. Include some 14 and 16 count packs. Some morning harvest curtailed   
due cool temperatures. 1 1/9 bushel cartons/crates 18s 16.95  24s 18.95        
---RADISHES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.        
Precooling included. Some morning harvest curtailed due to cool temperatures.  
cartons topped 30 6-oz film bags red 10.45-10.95 mostly 10.45 cartons topped 14
1-lb film bags red 10.95-11.45 mostly 10.95 40 lb film bags topped red         
22.95-23.95 mostly 22.95