South Carolina Farmers Market - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA, SC Friday, August 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    approx. 26 lb sks  Lima Green/Speckled      25.00
BLACKBERRIES:     VL    4 1-qt flts        Large                    20.00 
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green Sml-Med            18.00
CILANTRO:         VL    ctns bnchd         30s                      12.00
CORN,SWEET:       VL    4 dz crts          Bi-Color/Yellow          12.00
                                           White                    15.00
                        5 dz sks           White/Bi-Color           18.00
                        Per dozen          Yellow                    4.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 bucrts       Pickles Sml-Med/Med32.00-35.00
                                           Large                    30.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Pickles Sml-Med          18.00    
EGGPLANT:         VL    1 1/9 buctns       Medium             15.00-16.00
                                           Large                    12.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Medium/Neon        10.00-12.00
GRAPES:           VL    20 lb ctns         Muscadines               30.00
                                           Scuppernongs             28.00
GREENS:           VL    1.35 buctns bnchd  Kale 24s                 15.00
                        1 1/9 buctns lse   Turnip Tops              15.00
OKRA:             VL    1/2 bubskts        Sml-Med            22.00-26.00
ONIONS,GREEN:     VL    crts bnchd         24s                  8.00-9.00
                        ctns bnchd         48s                      14.00
PEACHES:          M     1/2 bubskts        Yellow Flesh       18.00-22.00
                  F                        White Flesh        18.00-22.00
                  F     1/2 buctns/bskts   Yellow Flesh #2    12.00-15.00
PEANUTS:          VL    busks              White Skin Jumbo         42.00
                        bucrts             Red Skin                 45.00
PEAS:             VL    approx. 26 lb sks  Pinkeye/Purple Hull      25.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Purple Hull        10.00-15.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1/2 bubskts        Green/Suntan       10.00-15.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1/2 buctns         Anaheim Green/Red        12.00
                                           Banana Hot         10.00-12.00
                                           Cubanelle/Long Hot 10.00-12.00
                                           Finger Hot         13.00-15.00
                                           Habanero Orange/Red      18.00
                                           Jalapeno           10.00-15.00
                                           Poblano                  10.00
                        1 1/9 buctns       Finger Hot               30.00
                                           Jalapeno Green/Red 20.00-22.00
                                           Long Hot                 20.00
SQUASH:           VL    1/2 buctns         Zucchini Sml             15.00
                                           Medium                   12.00
                  VL                       Crookneck Med/Sml        18.00
                  VL    3/4 buctns         Crookneck Sml      18.00-25.00
                                           Medium             14.00-15.00
                  VL    bucrts             Acorn/Butternut/Buttercup19.00
                                           Delicata/Spaghetti       19.00
                        1/2 bubskts        Butternut/Buttercup/Acorn10.00
TOMATOES:         VL    25 lb ctns         Vine Ripe Pink-Red 
                                           Xlge/Jbo           14.00-18.00
                                           6x6sz/5x6sz        10.00-12.00
                                           Red type All Sizes 10.00-14.00
                  VL    15 lb flts         Heirloom           15.00-20.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma lge           12.00-14.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    per melon          Red Flesh Seeded
                                           12-16 lbs                 2.00
                                           18-24 lbs            2.00-2.50
                                           25-28 lbs            3.00-3.50
                                           30-35 lbs            3.50-4.00
                                           Red Flesh Seedless
                                           12-14 lbs            1.25-2.00
                                           15-18 lbs            1.50-2.00
                                           20-24 lbs                 3.00
                                           Personal Seedless          .80
                        24 inch bins       Red Flesh Seeded 
                                           28s/35s          105.00-110.00
                                           Red Flesh Seedless       
                                           36s/45s/60s             115.00
*****OUT OF STATE PRODUCE SOLD UNDER SHEDS (Buying Wholesale)************
BEANS:            VL    bucrts             Snap type MX             40.00
BANANAS:          VL    40 lb ctns         #1                       18.00
CABBAGE:          VL    50 lb ctns         Green type Med           22.00
CANTALOUPES:      VL    24 inch bins       Athena 90s KY           150.00
CUCUMBERS:        VL    1 1/9 buctns       Long Greens Sel MI       17.00
MANGOES:          VL    4 kg cntrs         Tommy Atkins 9s/10s       8.00
                                           Ataulfo 16s              10.00
OKRA:             VL    1/2 buctns         Sml-Med FL         15.00-20.00
ONIONS,DRY:       VL    50 lb sks          Yellow Jumbo             16.00
                        25 lb sks          Red Jumbo                16.00
                        16 3-lb sks        Yellow Med               18.00
                        Vidalia District of Georgia
                  F     50 lb sks          Jumbo              22.00-24.00
                                           Medium                   20.00
                  VL                       #2 Jbo             12.00-15.00
                  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              24.00-26.00
                                           Medium             23.00-24.00
                  VL    5 10-lb sks        Jumbo                    25.00
                  F     16 3-lb sks        Sml-Med            23.00-24.00
PEPPERS,BELL:     VL    1 1/9 buctns       Green Choice             20.00
                                           Red/Yellow Xlge MX       30.00
PEPPERS,OTHER:    VL    1 1/9 buctns       Jalapeno NC              18.00
PLUMS:            VL    28 lb ctns         Red/Black CA       20.00-25.00
POTATOES:         VL    50 lb sks          Red Size A               15.00
SQUASH:           VL    buctns             Acorn                    25.00
                        1/2 buctns         Zucchini Sml             15.00
                                           Medium                   12.00
SWEET POTATOES:   VL    40 lb ctns         Orange type   
                                           U.S. NO 1 MS             23.00
                                           U.S. NO 1 NC/GA    16.00-18.00
                                           US #2 NC/MS        12.00-13.00
                                           Jumbo NC/MS              13.00
                                           Purple MS                25.00
TOMATOES:         F     25 lb ctns         Vine Ripes Pink-Light Red
                                           Xlge/Jbo           15.00-18.00
                                           6x6sz/5x6sz        11.00-12.00
                                           Red                10.00-14.00
                  VL                       Green 6x6sz/5x6sz  15.00-22.00
                                           Yellow 6x6sz             15.00
TOMATOES,CHERRY:  VL    20 lb ctns         Red type                 15.00
TOMATOES,GRAPE:   VL    12 1-pt flts       Red type           12.00-15.00
                        20 lb ctns         Red type                 15.00
TOMATOES,PLUM:    VL    25 lb ctns         Roma Xlge NC             15.00
TURNIPS:          VL    25 lb sks          Topped Lge               16.00
WATERMELONS:      VL    per melon          Red Flesh Seeded
                                           20-24 lbs            3.00-3.50
                                           25-30 lbs                 4.00
                                           Yellow Seeded 15-20 lbs   3.00
                                           Red Flesh Seedless
                                           12-14 lbs                 2.00
                                           15-18 lbs                 3.00
                                           20-25 lbs                 4.00
CITRUS:
LEMONS            VL    12 2-lb sks        CA                       21.00

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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