OREGON/WASHINGTON — Shipments (58-46-31) — Movement expected to decrease as handlers divert fruit to controlled atmosphere storage. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. Flats of 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $19-20.50. Organic: flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids medium-large mostly $20.50-22.50 for light supplies. Includes palletizing and cooling. Varieties include bluecrop, draper, legacy, liberty and a few elliot. Quality generally good.

BRITISH COLUMBIA CROSSINGS THROUGH NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON — Shipments (17-29-23) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices slightly lower. Flats of 12 1-pint cups with lids Canada 1 medium-large mostly $17.50-18.50. Prices in U.S. dollars. Includes palletizing and cooling. Varieties include duke and bluecrop. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (42-25-20) — Movement expected to decrease as more growers finish for the season. Trading moderate for fairly light supplies. Prices slightly higher. Flats of 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $19.50-21. Mostly elliot variety, few duke. Remaining growers are placing most fruit into controlled atmosphere storage. Quality variable.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, August 14, 2011 to Saturday, August 27, 2011

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