South Carolina Farmers Market - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA, SC  Friday, August 11, 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
BEETS:            VL    25 lb sks          Red & Gold types Topped  12.00
CANTALOUPES:      VL    per melon          Athena type M/L      1.25-1.50
CILANTRO:         VL    ctns bnchd         30s                      12.00
CORN:             VL    4 dz crts          Bi-Color/White     15.00-16.00
                                           Yellow             15.00-16.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml-Med          35.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Long Green Select        15.00
EGGPLANT:         VL    1 1/9 buctns       Medium                   15.00
                                           Indian type              18.00
                        1/2 buctns         Lge/Med/Sml         8.00-12.00
                                           Japanese/Chinese    8.00-10.00
GRAPES:           VL    1/2 bubskts        Muscadines         33.00-34.00
                                           Scuppernongs       32.00-33.00
                        20 lb ctns         Muscadines/Scuppernongs  27.00
GREENS:           VL    dz bnchs           Collards                 24.00
                  VL    1.35 buctns bnchd  Kale 24s                 12.00
                        1 1/9 buctns lse   Turnip Tops              12.00
HONEYDEWS:        VL    per melon                                    1.25
OKRA:             F     1/2 bubskts        Sml-Med            22.00-28.00
ONIONS,GREEN:     VL    crts bnchd         24s                       9.00
                        ctns bnchd         48s                      15.00
PARSLEY:          VL    ctns bnchd         Flat type 30s            15.00
PEACHES:          VL    1/2 bubskts        Yellow Flesh       25.00-28.00
                                           White Flesh        25.00-28.00
                        1/2 bubskts/ctns   Yellow Flesh #2    18.00-20.00
PEANUTS,GREEN:    VL    bucrts             Red Skin type            45.00
                                           Jumbo              40.00-42.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 27 lb sks  Purple Hull        20.00-25.00
                                           White Acre               20.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Shelled                  25.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Green Choice             15.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1/2 buctns         Banana Hot               12.00
                                           Cubanelle          10.00-12.00
                                           Finger Hot         15.00-16.00
                                           Long Hot                 13.00
                                           Habanero Orange          20.00
                                           Jalapeno/Poblano   12.00-15.00
                        1 1/9 buctns       Jalapeno           18.00-22.00
SQUASH:           VL    3/4 buctns         Crookneck Sml            25.00
                                           Medium                   15.00
                  VL    1/2 buctns         Zucchini Sml             14.00
                                           Medium                   12.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Crookneck Sml            20.00
                                           Sml-med                  15.00
                                           Straightneck Sml         16.00
TOMATOES:         F     25 lb ctns lse     Vine Ripe Turning Red         
                                           Exlge & Jbo        14.00-15.00
                                           Medium & Large           12.00
                                           Red                12.00-15.00
                  VL    1/2 bubskts        Vine Ripe Sml/Med         8.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    per melon          Red Flesh Seeded
                                           15-18 lbs                 2.00
                                           21-24 lbs            2.00-2.50
                                           28-32 lbs            3.50-4.00
                  VL                       Red Flesh Seedless
                                           12-14 lbs            1.50-2.00
                                           15-20 lbs            2.00-3.00
                                           20�24 lbs                 3.00
                  VL    24 in. Bins        Red Flesh Seedless   
                                           60s/45s/36s             135.00
                                           Red Flesh Seeded   
                                           28s/35s/45s             110.00
SEASONAL MISC:
DEER CORN:        VL    60 lb sks          Cob type                  7.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES:           VL    Tray pack          Braeburn 80s NZ          25.00
                        Buctns lse         Ginger Gold WV           22.00
BANANAS:          VL    40 lb ctns         #1                       18.00
BEANS:            VL    bucrts             Snap type MI             28.00
BLACKBERRIES:     VL    4 1-qt flts        NC                       20.00
BLUEBERRIES       VL    12 1-pt flts                                25.00
BROCCOLI:         VL    20 lb ctns         Crown Cut                20.00
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green type               14.00
CANTALOUPES:      VL    1/2 ctns           CA 9s                    16.00
                        24 inch bins       Athena type 100s OH     160.00
                                           140s PA                 150.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 buctns       Long Green Select MI     15.00
NECTARINES:       VL    25 lb ctns         Yellow Flesh             23.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Yellow Jumbo             15.00
                                           White Jumbo              20.00
                        25 lb sks          Red Jumbo                14.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Yellow Sml               21.00
                  F     Vidalia District of Georgia
                        50 lb sks          Jumbo              23.00-25.00
                                           Medium             22.00-24.00
                        25 lb sks          Jumbo              13.00-14.00
                  VL                       Medium                    8.00
                  F     40 lb ctns         Jumbo                    20.00
                  VL    5 10-lb sks        Jumbo                    26.00
                  F     10 5-lb sks        Jumbo              23.00-27.00
                                           Medium             24.00-26.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Med-Lge            23.00-25.00
PARSLEY:          VL    ctns bnchd         Curly type 60s           35.00
PEACHES:          VL    1/2 buctns         Yellow Flesh WV          25.00
PEANUTS,GREEN:    VL    bucrts             Red Skin type      45.00-46.00
                        Busks              Jumbo type               40.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 27 lb sks  Pinkeye/White Acre       20.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Shelled            25.00-26.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Exlge              14.00-18.00
                                           Yellow                   30.00
PINEAPPLE:        VL    ctns 1-layer       6ct/7ct MX         13.00-14.00
PLUMS:            VL    28 lb ctns lse     Black CA #2        20.00-25.00
                                           Red CA             20.00-25.00
POTATOES:         VL    50 lb sks          New Crop 
                                           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
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange type   
                                           U.S. NO 1 MS             23.00
                                           US #2 MS                 15.00
                                           Jumbo MS                 15.00
                                           Purple MS                25.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns         Vine Ripe Turning Red
                                           Xlge & Jumbo       15.00-17.00
                                           Medium & Large     13.00-14.00
                                           Red                13.00-15.00
                  VL                       Green Xlge               16.00
TOMATOES,CHERRY:  VL    12 1-pt flts       Red type           13.00-17.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE:   VL    12 1-pt cntrs      Red type           10.00-16.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma Lge/Xlge      17.00-20.00
TURNIPS:          VL    25 lb sks          Topped Lge               12.00
WATERMELONS:      F     Per melon          Red Flesh Seedless 
                                           12-14 lbs                 2.00
                                           15-18 lbs            2.25-3.00
                                           19-24 lbs            3.00-3.50
                  F                        Red Flesh Seeded   
                                           16-19 lbs            2.00-2.50
                                           20-24 lbs                 3.00
                                           25-30 lbs            3.50-4.00
                  F     24 in. Bins        Red Flesh Seedless   
                                           60s/45s/36s      130.00-135.00
                                           Red Flesh Seeded
                                           28s/35s/45s      110.00-135.00

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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