Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Raleigh, NC
RALEIGH Shipping Point Prices as of 19-JUN-2017                                 
                                                                                
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.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

RA FV120                                                                        
                                                                                
                                                                                
Benson, NC Chance Thunderstorms 72-88
Chadbourn, NC Chance Showers & Thunderstorms 74-88
Clinton, NC Chance Thunderstorms 73-88
Dunn, NC Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Thunderstorms 72-90
Edenton, NC Chance Showers & Thunderstorms 75-88
Elizabeth City, NC Chance Showers & Thunderstorms/Breezy 74-90
Fairfield, NC Scattered Thunderstorms 76-88
Faison, NC Scattered Thunderstorms 74-90
Kinston, NC Chance Thunderstorms 75-91
Lucama, NC Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Thunderstorms 72-90
Nashville, NC Mostly Cloudy then Chance Thunderstorms 72-90
Raleigh, NC Chance Thunderstorms 72-89
Snow Hill, NC Chance Thunderstorms 74-91
Spring Hope, NC Mostly Cloudy then Chance Thunderstorms 72-90
Stedman, NC Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Thunderstorms 74-90
Wilson, NC Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Thunderstorms 72-90
                                                                                

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2016 Season                                                                    
---SWEET POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. Report issued on Monday and Thursday. 40 lb
cartons Orange Types U.S. No. 1 13.00-16.00  few higher occasional lower U.S.  
No. 1 Petite 11.00-14.00  few lower U.S. No. 2 8.00-10.00  some 7.00 No Grade  
Marks jbo 8.00-10.00  few lower occasional higher                              

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER.  bushel           
cartons/crates precooled Round Green Type Machine Picked 24.00-26.85 mostly    
26.85                                                                          
---CABBAGE: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY HIGHER. Some growers experiencing 
a harvesting gap. 50 lb cartons Round Green Type med 9.00-10.00                
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  WAXED 1 1/9 bushel cartons
med 18.00-20.00  some 16.00 fr qual 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 occasional low as   
6.00 cartons 24s 5.00-6.00                                                     
---PEPPERS, BELL TYPE: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  1 1/9 bushel     
cartons Green exlge 18.00-20.00 fr qual 14.00-16.00  FIRST REPORT
---SQUASH: DEMAND YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK FAIRLY GOOD, ZUCCHINI MODERATE. MARKET   
ZUCCHINI SLIGHTLY HIGHER, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK ABOUT STEADY. A few shippers are 
finished for the season.  Wide price range Yellow Straightneck. 1/2 and 5/9    
bushel cartons Zucchini sml 8.00-10.00  occasional higher med 6.00-8.00        
occasional higher Yellow Straightneck sml 16.00-20.00  med 14.00-18.00