South Carolina Farmers Market - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA, SC  Thursday, October 12, 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             KY type                  30.00
BEETS:            VL    dz bnchs           Red type                 20.00
CILANTRO:         VL    ctns bnchd         30s                      12.00
CORN:             VL    4 dz crts          White/Bi-Color/Yellow    15.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml-Med          30.00
                                           Med-Lge                  20.00
                                           Long Greens Sml          15.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Pickles Sml-Med    15.00-20.00
EGGPLANT:         VL    1 1/9 buctns       Sml/Med            15.00-16.00
                                           Neon                     15.00
                                           Indian                   18.00
                        1/2 buctns         Sml/Neon/Indian    10.00-13.00
GRAPES:           VL    1/2 bubskts        Muscadines         30.00-35.00
                                           Scuppernongs       23.00-28.00
GREENS:           VL    dz bnchs           Collards/Mustard         20.00
                                           Turnips w/ root          20.00
                        1.35 buctns bnchd  Kale 24s                 12.00
                        1 1/9 buctns lse   Turnip Tops/Mustard      12.00
OKRA:             VL    1/2 bucrts         Sml-Med            20.00-25.00
                                           Purple type              20.00
ONIONS,GREEN:     VL    crts bnchd         24s                       9.00
                        ctns bnchd         48s                      14.00
PARSLEY:          VL    ctns bnchd         Flat type 30s            15.00
PEANUTS,GREEN:    VL    bucrts             Red Skin type            45.00
                        Busks/crts         Jumbo              38.00-45.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Jumbo              20.00-25.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 27 lb sks  Purple Hull        20.00-25.00
                                           Pinkeye                  21.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Pinkeye/Purple Hull      15.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1/2 buctns         Banana Hot               12.00
                                           Jalapeno                 12.00
                                           Finger Hot               18.00
                        1 1/9 buctns       Jalapeno           20.00-22.00
SQUASH:           VL    3/4 buctns         Crookneck Sml      15.00-20.00
                                           Medium             12.00-15.00
                        1/2 buctns         Zucchini Sml       12.00-15.00
                                           Medium             10.00-13.00
                                           Round Zucchini           12.00
                                           Grey Sml                 15.00
                                           Med                      13.00
                                           Crookneck Sml            18.00
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange Flesh
                                           Medium/Large             18.00
                                           Jumbo                    15.00
                                           Small              12.00-15.00
                                           Red type Sml/Lge   18.00-20.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns         Vine Ripes turning red        
                                           Xlge & larger       8.00-10.00
                                           Large                6.00-7.00      
WATERMELONS:      VL    24 inch bins       Red Flesh Seeded
                                           45s                     125.00
                                           Red Flesh Seedless      
                                           60s                     120.00
                        Per melon          Red Flesh Seedless
                                           10-14 lbs                 3.00
                                           15-20 lbs            4.00-5.00
SEASONAL MISC:
DEER CORN:        VL    60 lb sks          Cob type            7.00-10.00
WHEAT STRAW:      VL    per bale           Standard Size             6.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES:           F     Buctns lse         Red/Golden         18.00-20.00
                                           Granny Smith             20.00
                                           Gala/Fuji/JonaGold 18.00-22.00
                                           Rome/Mutsu/Braeburn      20.00
                                           Stayman/Winesap    18.00-20.00
                                           Cameo/Pinata/York        20.00
                                           Honeycrisp PA            30.00
                                           Honeycrisp NC            35.00
                  F     25 lb ctns         Gala/Fuji/Gold     14.00-15.00
                                           Jonaprince/Red     14.00-15.00
                  VL                       Honeycrisp               15.00
BANANAS:          VL    40 lb ctns         #1                       18.00
BEANS:            VL    8 lb flmbgs        Lima Speckled Shelled    25.00
BEETS:            VL    25 lb sks          Red type Topped    13.00-14.00
BLUEBERRIES:      VL    12 6-oz flts                                25.00
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green type               15.00
CANTALOUPES:      VL    1/2 ctns           CA 9s                    16.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 buctns       Long Green Sml GA        15.00
                        1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml-Med          32.00
GRAPES:           VL    19 lb ctns bgd     Red Seedless #2          17.00
MANGOES:          VL    4 kg flts          Keitt 5s                  8.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Yellow Jumbo             17.00
                        25 lb sks          Red Jumbo                15.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Yellow Sml               21.00
                        40 lb ctns         Sweet type Jbo PE        24.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Sweet type Med PE        28.00
                        10 5-lb sks        Sweet type Jbo PE        30.00
PARSLEY:          VL    ctns bnchd         Curly type 60s           35.00
PEARS:            VL    2 layer ctns       Asian type 24s           25.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 27 lb sks  Pinkeye                  21.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Shelled                  25.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Green Choice/Large 10.00-12.00
                                           Exlge              13.00-14.00
                                           Red type                 16.00
PINEAPPLE:        VL    1 layer ctns       Golden Ripe MX 6s        14.00
PLUMS:            VL    28 lb ctns lse     Black                    25.00
POMEGRANATES:     VL    2 layer ctns       Rubilee CA 30s           25.00
                                           Wonderful CA 36s         30.00
                        27 lb ctns lse     Granada MX Lge           30.00
POTATOES:         VL    50 lb sks          New Crop 
                                           Red A type #2      16.00-18.00
                                           Red B type #2            19.00
                        24 inch bins       Russet 125 8-lb sks     135.00
PUMPKINS:         M     36 in bins         Howden Lge/Xlge  140.00-150.00
                                           Jumbo                   160.00
                                           Medium           135.00-140.00
                  F     24 in bins         White Howden Sml/Med    200.00
                                           Pie type         180.00-200.00
                                           Mixed Heirlooms  175.00-200.00
                                           Warty type       175.00-200.00
                  VL                       Fairytale/Cinderella    200.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Mini type Org/White      20.00
SQUASH:           VL    buctns             Acorn                    18.00
                                           Butternut                20.00
                                           Spaghetti          23.00-26.00
                        1 1/9 bucrts       Butternut Med-Lge        26.00
                                           Butternut Sml            20.00
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
                        24 inch bins       Orange type             180.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns         Vine Ripe Turning Red
                                           Xlge & Jumbo       12.00-15.00
                                           Medium & Large      8.00-10.00
                                           Red                 8.00-14.00
                  VL                       Green Xlge               16.00
                                           Yellow Lge               16.00
TOMATOES,CHERRY:  VL    12 1-pt flts       Red type                 12.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE:   VL    12 1-pt cntrs      Red type                 10.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma Lge                 10.00
TURNIPS:          VL    25 lb sks          Topped Lge         13.00-14.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    Per melon          Red Flesh Seedless
                                           10-14 lbs                 2.00
                                           15-17 lbs                 3.00
                                           Red Flesh Seeded   
                                           20-25 lbs                 3.50
                        ctns               Mini Seedless 6ct   9.00-10.00
CITRUS:
CLEMENTINES:      VL    15 kg ctns         Chile                    20.00
ORANGES:          VL    10 4-lb sks        Valencia CA 72 sz        30.00
                        25 lb ctns         Red Navel                20.00
TANGERINES:       VL    25 lb ctns         Fallglo                  20.00
SEASONAL MISC:
CORN STAULKS:     VL    per bundle         5s                        6.00
GOURDES:          VL    1/2 bubskts        Winged type              20.00
                        24 inch bins       Winged type      175.00-200.00
INDIAN CORN:      VL    per bunch          3ct                       3.50
                        ctns bnchd         12-3ct             35.00-40.00
                                           15-3ct                   60.00

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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