Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Boston, MA
USDA - Fri Dec 07, 8:48AM CST
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 07-DEC-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am   Partly  Cloudy   36     Yesterday's High    42             
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET  STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 18.00-21.00 mostly 21.00    
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers CA 30.00-35.00 mostly
35.00 MX 30.00-35.00 mostly 30.00                                              
---BATATAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL lge 28.00-29.00 mostly 29.00     
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 40.00-45.00 mostly 45.00 JM 
45.00                                                                          
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   45 lb cartons CR 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00
Many marked as 40lb cartons 50 lb cartons PN 23.00-26.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 50 
lb sacks CR 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 PN 23.00-26.00 mostly 25.00-26.00   
Sold Loose at .55 lb                                                           
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR 60s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 MX
60s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 40 lb cartons CR 24s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 Dark
Green 60s 28.00-29.00 mostly 29.00 MX 60s 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 Dark Green  
60s 28.00-29.00 mostly 29.00                                                   
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s 33.00-34.00 mostly    
34.00 Local Repack Water 10s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 Dry 24s 33.00-34.00      
mostly 34.00 40 lb sacks FL Water 10s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 65-70 lb sacks  
DR Dry 40s 34.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 one label 30.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s   
25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00                                                       
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   4.5 kg cartons VN White Flesh 
9s 30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00 Red Flesh 9s 38.00-40.00 mostly 39.00              
---DURIAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   miscellaneous containers TL 260.00 40LB Styro    
containers                                                                     
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 50.00-51.00 mostly 51.00 CQ
21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 10 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute        
15.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 5 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 10.00-12.00   
mostly 10.00                                                                   
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 34.00-40.00 mostly  
35.00 per lb MX 2 count .90-1.00 mostly 1.00                                   
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 38-40  
lb containers MX 30.00-33.00 mostly 33.00                                      
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR Blanca med 36.00-43.00 mostly  
36.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 48.00-49.00 mostly 49.00 EC Blanca med         
36.00-43.00 mostly 36.00 Lila med 48.00-49.00 mostly 49.00                     
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons PR 60.00-65.00 mostly 65.00  
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS NO OFFERINGS.   5 lb cartons GU AIR no offerings        
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL each flmwrpd 24.00-28.00     
mostly 26.00 Green      Peeled Bag 40.00 Red each flmwrpd 22.00-24.00 mostly   
22.00                                                                          
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CQ Eddoes med 40.00 CR Eddoes med    
30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 EC Eddoes med 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 HD Eddoes med  
30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 30.00-32.00 
mostly 32.00 45 lb sacks BR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00
CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 DR Dasheen (Coco,       
Islena) lge 30.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 26.00-28.00 
mostly 28.00                                                                   
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00    
Local Repack 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons Local Repack        
35.00-36.00 mostly 36.00                                                       
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 27.00-30.00 mostly   
30.00 cartons/crates per lb FI Orange Type 7.00 30lb carton 150.00 one label   
best JM Orange Type 2.70-3.00 mostly 3.00 30 lb mshsks FI Orange Type 150.00 40
lb mshsks JM Orange Type 80.00-90.00 mostly 80.00                              
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR 62.00                            
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET  STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca 37.00-42.00 mostly  
42.00 CR Blanca 42.00-43.00 mostly 42.00 40 lb cartons BR Blanca 42.00-43.00   
mostly 43.00 CR Yellow 94.00-100.00 mostly 95.00 MX Blanca 42.00-43.00 mostly  
42.00 45 lb cartons JM Yellow 95.00-100.00 mostly 95.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca
51.00-52.00 mostly 52.00                                                       
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge 25.00-28.00 
mostly 26.00-28.00                                                             

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 51.00 10 lb cartons Local Repack 16.00-20.00  
mostly 20.00