OREGON/WASHINGTON — Shipments (33-23-20) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as more handlers transition from 12 1-pint flats to 12 6-ounce flats. Trading fairly slow. Prices higher. Flats of 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large mostly $22.50-24.50; flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids medium-large mostly $14.50-15.50. Organic: flats of 12 4.4-ounce cups with lids medium-large mostly $24.50-26.50; flats of 12 6-ounce cups with lids medium-large mostly $26.50-30.50. Organic supplies very light with most handlers finished packing 12 6-ounce flats. Includes palletizing and cooling. Varieties include draper, legacy, liberty, elliot and aurora. Quality generally good.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (20-18-17) — Movement expected to decrease as more growers finish for the season. Trading moderate for fairly light supplies. Prices higher. Flats of 12 1-pint cups with lids medium-large $24-26, 12 6-ounce cups with lids medium-large $16-17. Mostly elliot variety. Some sales include fruit from controlled atmosphere storage. Quality good.

BRITISH COLUMBIA CROSSINGS THROUGH NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON — Shipments (23-30-15) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading fairly slow. Prices higher. Flats of 12 1-pint cups with lids Canada 1 medium-large mostly $20.50-21.50. Prices in U.S. dollars. Includes palletizing and cooling. Varieties include bluecrop and elliot. Quality generally good.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, August 28, 2011 to Saturday, September 10, 2011

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