Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (617) 387-4498     Fax:  (617) 389-1387                                
                                                                               

BH_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am   Overcast  31     Yesterday's High    40                    
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET  STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 17.00-21.00 mostly 21.00    
---BATATAS:  MARKET  STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL lge 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00    
---CALABAZA:  MARKET  STEADY.  45 lb cartons CR 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 Many  
marked as 40lb cartons 50 lb sacks CR 20.00-21.00 mostly 20.00                 
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET  STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 60s 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 40 
lb cartons CR 24s 14.00 MX 60s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 Dark Green 60s   
30.00                                                                          
---COCONUTS:  MARKET  STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s 33.00-34.00 mostly     
33.00 Local Repack Water 10s 22.00 Dry 24s 33.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 40 lb sacks
FL Water 10s 22.00 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 cartons  
TL Young Type 9s 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 occas lower                          
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET  STEADY.  4.5 kg cartons VN White Flesh  
9s 42.00-45.00 mostly 45.00 Red Flesh 9s no offerings                          
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 34.00-36.00 mostly    
36.00 CQ 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00 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                                                                   
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons MX 21.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 38-40 lb 
containers DR 46.00                                                            
---MALANGA:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca med 47.00-49.00    
mostly 49.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 55.00 EC Blanca med 47.00-49.00 mostly  
49.00                                                                          
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  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:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons CR Eddoes med 28.00-32.00 mostly
30.00 EC Eddoes med 28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00 HD Eddoes med 28.00-32.00 mostly  
32.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 22.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 45 lb 
sacks BR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 CR Dasheen (Coco, 
Islena) lge 26.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 22.00-23.00 
mostly 23.00                                                                   
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00      
---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:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 57.00-60.00 mostly 58.00 occas low 
as 50.00                                                                       
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca 29.00-36.00 mostly   
36.00 occas lower CR Blanca 30.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 45 lb cartons JM Yellow   
60.00-62.00 mostly 62.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 47.00-48.00 mostly 47.00      
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge 23.00-25.00 
mostly 23.00                                                                   

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 65.00