Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Raleigh, NC
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 16-AUG-2019                                 
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (919) 707-3121     Fax:  (919) 715-6748                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

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Asheville, NC Mostly Sunny 64-86
Hendersonville, NC Mostly Sunny 65-86
Lawndale, NC Mostly Sunny 69-94
Mills River, NC Mostly Sunny 64-87
Raleigh, NC Chance Thunderstorms 72-89
Waynesville, NC Partly Sunny then Isolated Thunderstorms 62-84
                                                                                

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Wide price  
range large. 1 1/9 bushel cartons Green jbo 10.00-14.35 mostly 12.00 exlge     
10.00-14.35 mostly 12.00 fr qual 8.00-10.35  lge 8.00-12.35                    
---SQUASH: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK MEDIUM SLIGHTLY LOWER,  
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 and 5/9 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.00-10.35 mostly
8.00 med 6.00-8.35 mostly 6.00 Yellow Straightneck sml 8.00-8.35  med 4.00-6.35
mostly 6.00-6.35                                                               
---TOMATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Quality variable.  Extra 
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Vine Ripes U.S. Comb or Better jbo      
11.95-15.95  xlge 11.95-15.95  lge 12.95-15.95                                 
---TOMATOES, GRAPE TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 20 lb cartons loose 19.95-21.95                             
---TOMATOES, PLUM TYPE: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra        
services included. 25 lb cartons loose Roma exlge 11.95-13.95  lge 11.95-13.95