CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (178-174-155) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Primary varieties summer bright, fire sweet and summer fire. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 44s $14.10-16.10, 48-50s mostly $14.10; 25-pound cartons loose 54-56s mostly $14.10-15.10, 60-64s $12.10-13.10, 70-72s $10.10-11.10. Primary white-flesh varieties bright pearl and fire pearl. Cartons two-layer tray pack various white-flesh varieties 44s $14.10-16.10, 48-50s $14.10-15.10; 25-pound cartons loose 54-65s $14.10-15.10, 60-64s $12.10-13.10, 70-72s $10.10-11.10. Extra services included.

SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY — Shipments (3-2-1) — Movement expected to lightly increase as growers begin to harvest the fantasia variety. Trading active for light supplies. Prices unchanged. Various yellow-flesh varieties mostly red gold and fantasia ½-bushel cartons 2¾-inch and up mostly $18.40, 2½- to 2¾-inch mostly $16.40. Quality very good.

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly active. Prices cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 40-44s mostly $18-19; 48-50s mostly $16-17. Quality very good. FIRST REPORT.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, August 7, 2011 to Saturday, August 20, 2011


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