CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (150-162-183) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Primary yellow-flesh varieties spring bright, honey blaze and honey fire. Various yellow-flesh varieties cartons two-layer tray pack 40-42s $16.10-18.10 48-50s mostly $16.10 and 54-56s mostly $13.10-14.10; 25-pound cartons loose 54-56s $12.10-14.10, 60-64s $9.10-11.10, 70-72s mostly $8.10 and 80-84s $7.10-8.10. Primary white-flesh varieties diamond pearl and kay pearl. Various white-flesh varieties cartons two-layer tray pack 40-42s $20.10-21.10, 48-50s mostly $16.10-17.10, 54-56s mostly $13.10-14.10; 25-pounds cartons loose 54-56s $12.10-14.10, 60-64s $9.10-11.10, 70-72s mostly $8.10 and 80-84s $7.10-8.10. Extra services included.
APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (MD-PA-VA-WV) — Shipments (0-0-0) — Growers in the southern part of the district are beginning to pick in a small way. Very light volume is moving directly to local farm stands. Reportable volume was expected July 12-18.
SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY — Shipments (0-0-0) — Very light harvesting has begun. The heat continues to slow growth. Growers continue to irrigate. Reportable volume was expected the week of July 5.