South Carolina Farmers Market - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA, SC  Friday, June 16, 2017
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
BEANS:            VL    bucrts             Snap type                26.00
                                           KY type                  35.00
                                           Half Runner/Wax          38.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Snap type                15.00
BEETS:            VL    25 lb sks          Red & Gold types Topped  12.00
                        dz bnchs           Red type                 20.00
BLACKBERRIES:     VL    4 1-qt flts                                 24.00
BROCCOLI:         VL    20 lb ctns         Crown Cut                20.00
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green type         10.00-12.00
                                           Red type                 15.00
                        50 lb sks          Green type               10.00
CANTALOUPES:      M     per melon          Athena type Sml/Med    .75-.80                                             
                                           Lge/Xlge/Jbo          .80-1.00
CILANTRO:         VL    ctns bnchd         30s                      10.00
CORN:             VL    4 dz crts          Yellow/Bi-Color/White    12.00
                  F     5 dz sks           White              16.00-20.00
CUCUMBERS:        F     1 1/9 buctns       Long Green Select  12.00-13.00
                                           Small                    15.00
                                           Large                    10.00
                        1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml        28.00-31.00
                                           Medium                   25.00
                                           Large                    15.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Pickles Sml-Med          15.00
                                           Long Green         10.00-12.00
DILL WEED:        VL    ctns bnchd         24s                      16.00
EGGPLANT:         VL    1 1/9 buctns       Medium             15.00-16.00
                        1/2 buctns         Sml/Med            10.00-12.00
                                           Neon/Japanese            10.00
GREENS:           VL    dz bnchs           Collards                 18.00
                  VL    1.35 buctns bnchd  Kale 24s                 12.00
                        1 1/9 buctns lse   Mustard/Turnip Tops      12.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Carolina Sweet Jbo       15.00
                        25 lb sks          Carolina Sweet Jbo        8.00
ONIONS,GREEN:     VL    crts bnchd         24s                      10.00
                        ctns bnchd         48s                      18.00
                                           Leeks 12s                20.00
                                           Sweet Bulb type 24s      18.00
PEACHES:          VL    1/2 bubskts        Yellow Flesh             30.00
                                           White Flesh              30.00
                        1/2 bubskts/ctns   Yellow Flesh #2          20.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    1/2 bubskts        Pinkeye                  15.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Green xlge/Jbo     16.00-20.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Green/Purple/White       12.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1/2 buctns         Banana Hot         12.00-15.00
                                           Cubanelle          10.00-12.00
                                           Finger Hot         16.00-17.00
                                           Jalapeno/Poblano         12.00
                        1 1/9 buctns       Banana Hot               24.00
                                           Finger Hot               32.00
                                           Jalapeno           22.00-23.00
PLUMS:            VL    1/2 bubskts        Green/Red type     34.00-35.00
SPINACH:          VL    1.35 buctns        Savoy type               16.00
SQUASH:           F     3/4 buctns         Crookneck Sml      15.00-18.00
                                           Medium                   12.00
                  VL    1/2 buctns         Zucchini Sml       14.00-18.00
                                           Medium             12.00-14.00
                                           Yellow Zucchini Sml      14.00
                                           Medium                   12.00
                                           Grey Small               14.00
                                           Medium                   12.00                 
                  F                        Crookneck Sml-Med  15.00-16.00
                                           Medium             12.00-14.00
                  VL    1 1/9 bucntrs      Acorn/Spaghetti          18.00
                                           Butternut Round type     18.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns lse     Vine Ripe Turning Red         
                                           Exlge & Jbo        14.00-20.00
                                           Medium & Large     13.00-15.00
                                           Green              17.00-20.00
                                           Yellow Medium            15.00
                        15 lb flts         Heirloom type            20.00
                        10 lb flts         Heirloom type            15.00
                        20 lb ctns         Heirloom type            25.00
TOMATOES,CHERRY:  VL    10 lb ctns         Red type                 12.00
TURNIPS:          VL    25 lb sks          Topped                   12.00
WATERMELONS:      F     per melon          Red Flesh Seeded
                                           10-15 lbs            1.50-2.00
                                           16-20 lbs            2.50-3.00
                                           21-24 lbs            3.00-3.50
                                           25-28 lbs            3.25-4.00
                                           30-40 lbs                 4.50
                  VL                       Yellow Flesh Seeded
                                           18-20 lbs                 4.00
                  VL                       Red Flesh Seedless
                                           12-14 lbs                 2.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES:           VL    Tray pack          Red 88s WA               24.00
BANANAS:          VL    40 lb ctns         #1                       18.00
BEANS:            VL    approx. 27 lb sks  Lima Green               21.00
                                           Butter Peas              21.00
                        8 lb film bag      Shelled            25.00-26.00
BLACKBERRIES:     VL    4 1-qt flts        NC                       20.00
BLUEBERRIES       VL    12 1-pt flts       NC                       25.00
CANTALOUPS:       VL    Per melon          Athena Sml/Med            1.00
                        ctns               Athena 12ct              12.00
                        24 in Bins         Sml/Med/Lge      140.00-190.00
COCONUTS:         VL    each               Water type FL        2.00-3.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    ctns wrpd          Long Green Seedless 12s   8.00
EGGPLANT:         VL    1 1/9 buctns       Choice                   17.00
NECTARINES:       VL    25 lb ctns         Yellow & White Flesh     30.00
OKRA:             VL    1/2 bucrts/ctns    Sml-Med FL         22.00-25.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Yellow Jumbo             18.00
                                           White Jumbo              25.00
                        25 lb sks          Red Jumbo                12.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Yellow Sml               16.00
                        Vidalia District of Georgia
                        50 lb sks          Jumbo              19.00-22.00
                                           Medium             18.00-20.00
                        25 lb sks          Jumbo                    12.00
                        40 lb ctns         Jumbo              17.00-19.00
                        5 10-lb sks        Jumbo                    24.00
                        10 5-lb sks        Jumbo              22.00-24.00
                                           Medium             21.00-22.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Med-Lge            22.00-23.00
PEANUTS,GREEN:    VL    bucrts             Red Skin type      46.00-48.00
                        Busks              Jumbo type               45.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 27 lb sks  White Acre/Dixie Lee     21.00
                                           Pinkeye                  21.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Shelled            25.00-26.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Red type xlge            26.00
                        11 lb ctns         Red/Yellow               14.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1/2 buctns         Banana Hot               12.00
                                           Jalapeno                 12.00
                        1 1/9 buctns       Jalapeno                 18.00
PINEAPPLE:        VL    ctns 1-layer       6ct/7ct MX         13.00-14.00
PLUMS:            VL    28 lb ctns lse     Black CA                 26.00
POTATOES:         VL    50 lb sks          Red A type               15.00
                                           Red B type               18.00
                        50 lb ctns         Russet 60s/70s           15.00
                                           New Crop FL
                                           Red A type #2      16.00-18.00
                                           Red B type #2            19.00
                                           White A type #2          16.00
                                           White B type #2          18.00
                        10 5-lb flmbgs     Red A type               12.00
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange type   
                                           U.S. NO 1 NC/MS    16.00-20.00
                                           US #2 NC/MS        12.00-14.00
                                           Jumbo NC/MS        12.00-14.00
TOMATOES:         F     25 lb ctns         Vine Ripe Turning Red
                                           Xlge & Jumbo       15.00-20.00
                                           Medium & Large     13.00-15.00
                  VL                       Red type           15.00-20.00
                  VL                       Green All Sizes    18.00-28.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE:   VL    12 1-pt cntrs      Red type           17.00-19.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma Lge/Xlge      12.00-18.00
WATERMELONS:      F     24 in. Bins        Red Flesh Seedless   
                                           36s/45s          160.00-190.00
                                           60s              120.00-180.00
                  F                        Red Flesh Seeded   
                                           28s/35s/45s      100.00-125.00
                  VL    Per melon          Red Flesh Seedless 
                                           12-14 lbs                 2.50
                                           15-18 lbs            3.00-3.50
                                           19-24 lbs            4.00-4.50
                  M                        Red Flesh Seeded   
                                           14-16 lbs            1.50-2.00
                                           17-19 lbs            2.50-3.00
                                           20-24 lbs            3.50-4.00
                                           25-32 lbs            4.00-5.00
CITRUS:
ORANGES:          VL    7/10 buctns        Valencia 72s CA          22.00

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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