South Carolina Farmers Market - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA, SC  Monday, April 16, 2018
South Carolina State Farmers Market - Prices to Growers

Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News
             Federal State Market News Office Columbia, SC

CA_FV001

Columbia Farmers Market - Wholesale prices paid to Growers until 9:00 
a.m. for South Carolina grown produce unless otherwise stated.  Standard 
cartons/crates. Farmers' pack not necessarily USDA grades.  Prices 
subject to change without notice.

Recorder number: (803)737-5900 Office:(803)737-4497
Internet http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CA_FV001.TXT 


     SIZES: jbo=jumbo, xlge=extra large, lge=large, med=medium sml=small
     VOLUME SYMBOLS: TFQ = Supplies insufficient to quote prices,
     VL=very light, F=few, L=light, M=moderate, H=heavy, VH=very heavy
COMMODITY         VOL   CONTAINERS         VARIETY                 PRICES
BEETS:            VL    dz bnchs           Gold type                20.00
                        25 lb sks          Red & Gold topped        14.00
CILANTRO:         VL    ctns bnchd         30s                      12.00
GREENS:           VL    dz bnchs           Collards/Mustard/Turnips 20.00
                        1.35 buctns bnchd  Kale 24s Green           13.00
                        1 1/9 buctns lse   Turnip Tops/Mustard      13.00
                                           Creasy type              13.00
ONIONS,GREEN:     VL    crts bnchd         24s                       9.00
                        ctns bnchd         48s                      14.00
                                           Sweet Type 24s           20.00
                        ctns bnchd         Leeks 12s                20.00
PARSLEY:          VL    ctns bnchd         Flat type 30s            15.00
RUTABAGAS:        VL    dz bnchs                                    20.00
SPINACH:          VL    1.35 bucrts        Savoy type               18.00
STRAWBERRIES:     VL    8 1-lb flts        Med-Lge                  16.00
TURNIPS:          VL    25 lb sks          Topped Lge               12.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES:           VL    Buctns lse         Red/Golden/Rome          20.00
                                           Granny Smith             20.00
                                           Gala/Fuji/Cameo          20.00
                                           Pinklady                 20.00
BANANAS:          VL    40 lb ctns         #1                       18.00
BEANS:            VL    1 1/9 bucrts       Snap type FL             15.00
                                           Half-Runners             30.00
BLUEBERRIES:      VL    12 1-pt ctnrs      CL Holdovers             18.00
                        12 6-oz cntrs      CL Holdovers              8.00
BROCCOLI:         VL    20 lb ctns         Crown Cut FL             15.00
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green type Med FL        14.00
CANTALOUPS:       VL    1/2 ctns           HD 9s                    15.00
                        24 inch bins       Athena FL 160s          275.00
                                           130s                    300.00
CARROTS:          VL    50 lb sks          Jumbo MX                 21.00
CORN,SWEET:       VL    4 dz crts          White/Yellow/Bi-Color    16.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 buctns       Long Greens FL Sel       15.00
                                           Long Greens FL No Wax    12.00
                        1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml-Med FL       35.00
EGGPLANT:         VL    buctns             MX 24s                   18.00
GRAPES:           VL    18 lb ctns bgd     White Seedless           20.00
MANGOES:          VL    1 layer ctns       Tommy Atkins 9s           6.00
OKRA:             VL    1/2 buctns         Sml-Med FL               22.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Yellow Jumbo             16.00
                        25 lb sks          Red Jumbo                14.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Yellow Med               17.00
                        40 lb ctns         Sweet type Jbo PE        24.00
                        50 lb sks          Sweet type Jbo PE        18.00
                                           GA Sweet Jbo             26.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Sweet type Med PE        28.00
                        10 5-lb sks        Sweet type Jbo PE        30.00
                                           GA Sweet Jbo             26.00
                        32 lb sks          Sets Yellow/Red/White    22.00
ONIONS,GREEN:           Vidalia District of Georgia
                  VL    ctns bnchd         24ct               20.00-22.00
PEARS:            VL    2 layer ctns       Asian type 32s CA        20.00                                         
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Green Xlge FL            15.00
                                           Choice                   13.00
                                           Red Choice FL            23.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1/2 buctns         Jalapeno                 12.00
                                           Banana Hot               12.00
                                           Finger Hot               16.00
PINEAPPLE:        VL    1 layer ctns       Golden Ripe MX 7s        12.00
PLUMS:            VL    9 kg ctns lse      Red                      25.00
POTATOES:         VL    50 lb sks          Seed type Red/White      20.00
                                           Red US 2 Size A FL 15.00-16.00
SQUASH:           VL    3/4 buctns         Crookneck Small          16.00
                                           Medium                   10.00
                        1/2 buctns         Zucchini Small           12.00
                                           Medium                   10.00
                  VL    buctns             Acorn/Butternut/Spaghetti20.00
STRAWBERRIES:     VL    8 1-lb flts        CA Lge                   12.00
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange type   
                                           U.S. NO 1 MS             23.00
                                           U.S. NO 1 NC       16.00-18.00
                                           US #2 NC/MS        12.00-13.00
                                           Jumbo NC/MS              13.00
                                           Purple MS                25.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns         Vine Ripes Turning Red
                                           5x6sz/Xlge/Jbo      9.00-10.00
                                           6x6sz               8.00-10.00
                                           Red type All Sizes  8.00-12.00
                                           Green Xlge/Jbo     12.00-14.00
                                           Yellow 5x6 sz            20.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE:   VL    12 1-pt cntrs      Red type FL              10.00
                        20 lb ctns         Red type FL              18.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma Xlge FL        9.00-10.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    per melon          Red Flesh Seeded FL
                                           15-19 lbs                 4.00
                                           20-24 lbs                 5.00
                                           25-30 lbs            6.00-6.50
                                           Sugar Dolls 10-12 lbs     2.50
                                           14-16 lbs                 3.50
                                           Red Flesh Seedless
                                           12-14 lbs            2.50-4.00
                                           15-17 lbs            4.50-5.00
                                           18-22 lbs                 5.50
                                           23-25 lbs                 6.00
                        24 inch bins       Red Flesh Seeded FL
                                           28/35/45                175.00
                                           Red Flesh Seedless FL
                                           36/45/60                230.00
CITRUS:
LEMONS:           VL    7/10 buctns        CA 115s/140s Standard    28.00
ORANGES:          VL    7/10 buctns        Navel CA 56/72/88        25.00
                                           Cara Cara CA 88s         28.00

Remarks: These items also available Rice, Cheese, Eggs, Honey, Sliced 
Meats, Butter, Flowers, Jams, Ciders, Plants, Trees, etc.
Web site www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CA_FV001.TXT 

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