South Carolina Farmers Market - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA, SC  Wednesday, October 10, 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
BEANS:            VL    8 lb flmbgs        Shelled Frozen           18.00
BEETS:            VL    25 lb sks          Red type topped          14.00
                        dz bnchs           Red type                 20.00
CORN,SWEET:       VL    4 dz crts          Yellow/White/Bi-Color    20.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml-Med          35.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Pickles Sml-Med          18.00
                                           Long Greens              12.00
EGGPLANT:         VL    1 1/9 buctns       Medium                   15.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Indian                   16.00
GRAPES:           F     1/2 bubskts        Scuppernongs       28.00-35.00
                                           Muscadines         30.00-35.00
GREENS:           VL    dz bnchs           Collards/Mustard/Turnips 20.00
                        1.35 buctns bnchd  Kale 24s                 13.00
                        1 1/9 buctns lse   Mustard/Turnip Tops      13.00
OKRA:             VL    1/2 bubskts        Sml-Med            20.00-30.00
PEANUTS:          VL    busks              White Skin Jumbo   40.00-45.00
                        bucrts/sks         Red Skin                 40.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 26 lb sks  Field type               22.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Frozen                   18.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Green Xlge               20.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Green Xlge               12.00
SQUASH:           VL    1/2 buctns         Zucchini Sml             20.00
                                           Medium                   18.00
                  VL                       Crookneck Sml/Med        18.00
                        3/4 buctns         Crookneck Sml            20.00
                                           Med                      15.00
                        Bucrts             Delicata/Acorn           15.00
                                           Butternut/Spaghetti      15.00
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange type
                                           U.S. NO 1          18.00-23.00
                                           Jumbo/Fair Quality 15.00-20.00
                        1/2 bubskts        U.S. NO 1                13.00
                                           Jbo/Fair Quality         12.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns         Vine Ripes Turning Red
                                           5x6 sz                   12.00
                                           6x6 sz                   10.00
                        10 lb flts         Heirloom                 15.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    per melon          Red Flesh Seedless
                                           12-18 lbs                 3.00
SEASONAL MISC:
CORN STALKS:      VL     per bndle         10s                       6.00
DEER CORN:        VL     60 lb sks         Cob type             7.00-9.00
STRAW:            VL     per bale          Wheat                5.00-6.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
APPLES:           VL    buctns             Red                15.00-20.00
                                           Golden/Rome        18.00-22.00
                                           Ambrosia/JonaPrince      20.00
                                           Fuji/Kandy Krisp   20.00-22.00
                                           Stayman/Gala/Mutsu 20.00-22.00
                                           JonaGold           18.00-22.00
                                           Cortland/Cameo     20.00-22.00
                                           Honeycrisp         25.00-32.00
BANANAS:          VL    40 lb ctns         #1                       18.00
BEANS:            VL    bucrts             Snap type GA             31.00
                        Approx. 26 lb sks  Lima Green/Speckled TN   22.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Shelled Lima             25.00
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green type Med           18.00
CARROTS:          VL    50 lb sks          Jumbo MX                 22.00
CILANTRO:         VL    ctns bnchd         30s                      13.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 buctns       Long Green Select GA     15.00
GOURDS:           VL    1/2 bubskts        Winged type              20.00
MANGOES:          VL    1 layer ctns       Tommy Atkins 6s/9s  9.50-10.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Yellow Jumbo             16.00
                  VL                       Peruvian Sweet #2        12.00
                        25 lb sks          Red Jumbo                18.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Yellow Med               19.00
                        Vidalia District of Georgia
                  F     50 lb sks          Jumbo              22.00-24.00
                                           Medium                   20.00
                  F     40 lb ctns         Jumbo              18.00-21.00
                  F     25 lb sks          Jumbo              12.00-13.00
                  VL                       Boilers                  10.00
                  F     10 5-lb sks        Jumbo              25.00-26.00
                                           Medium             23.00-24.00
                  VL    5 10-lb sks        Jumbo                    25.00
                  F     16 3-lb sks        Sml-Med                  23.00
PARSLEY:          VL    ctns bnchd         Flat type 30s            14.00
PEARS:            VL    2 layer ctns       Asian type Hosui 28s     25.00
PEAS,OTHER:       VL    approx. 26 lb sks  Pinkeye/White Acre       22.00
                        8 lb flmbgs        Shelled                  25.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     F     1 1/9 buctns       Red MX                   25.00
                                           Green Choice NC          14.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1 1/9 buctns       Jalapeno                 18.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Banana Hot/Poblano       14.00
PERSIMMONS:       VL    1/2 buctns         Fuyu GA                  30.00
PINEAPPLE:        VL    1 layer ctns       Golden Ripe MX 7s        14.00
PLUMS:            VL    28 lb ctns         Red/Black/Pluots CA      20.00
POTATOES:         VL    50 lb sks          Red Size A               15.00
PUMPKINS:         F     24 inch bins       Howden/White Howden Jbo 160.00
                                           Cinderella              150.00
                                           Peanut type      165.00-180.00
                                           Orange Warty     165.00-180.00
                                           White Warty             140.00
                                           Pink                    175.00
                                           New York Cheese         150.00
                                           Pie type                200.00
                  F     36 inch bins       Howden Med/Lge/Xlge     150.00
                                           Fairytale               180.00
                                           Grey type               175.00
                                           Pink                    200.00
                  VL    1/2 bubskts        Mini Org/White/Striped   20.00
SQUASH:           VL    buctns/crts        Acorn/Butternut          25.00
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange type   
                                           U.S. NO 1 NC       16.00-18.00
                                           U.S. NO 1 MS             22.00
                                           US #2 NC/MS        12.00-15.00
                                           Jumbo NC/MS              15.00
                                           Purple MS                25.00
TOMATOES:         F     25 lb ctns         Vine Ripes Pink-Light Red
                                           Xlge/Jbo           14.00-15.00
                                           6x6sz/5x6sz        10.00-13.00
                                           Red All Sizes      10.00-12.00
                  VL                       Green All Sizes    15.00-21.00
TOMATOES,CHERRY:  VL    12 1-pt bskts      Red type                 13.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE:   VL    12 1-pt cntrs      Red type                 11.00
                        20 lb ctns lse     Red type                 18.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma Lge/Xlge            14.00
TURNIPS:          VL    25 lb sks          Topped Lge               14.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    per melon          Red Flesh Seedless
                                           15-20 lbs                 4.50
                                           Red Flesh Seeded
                                           20-24 lbs                 4.00
                        24 inch bins       Red Flesh Seedless
                                           36s/45s                 140.00
                                           Red Flesh Seeded
                                           38s/36s                 120.00
CITRUS:
LEMONS:           VL    7/10 buctns        MX 115s                  32.00
ORANGES:          VL    7/10 buctns        Valencia CA 72s          35.00
TANGERINES:       VL    15.6kg ctns        W. Murcott Afourer CL    25.00
                        14 2-lb sks        W. Murcott Afourer PE    20.00
SEASONAL MISC:
CORN STALKS:      VL     per bndle         10s                  5.00-6.00

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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