CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (131-156-158) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Primary yellow-flesh varieties august fire, fire sweet and summer fire. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 44s $13.10-14.10, 48-50s mostly $12.10-13.10; 25-pound cartons loose 54-56s mostly $12.10.10, 60-64s $11.10-13.10, 70-72s $10.10. Primary white-flesh varieties august pearl and regal 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 mostly $13.10-14.10, 60-64s $10.10-12.10, 70-72s $8.10-10.10. Extra services included.

SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY — Shipments (2-4-3) — Movement expected about the same. Growers are currently harvesting fantasia and redgold varieties. Trading fairly slow. Prices unchanged. Various yellow-flesh varieties ½-bushel cartons 2¾-inch and up $16.40-18.40. 2½- to 2¾-inch $14.40-16.40.

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 40-44s mostly $16-17; 48-50s mostly $14, 54-56s mostly $13-14. Quality very good.

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


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