CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (210-185-192) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices generally unchanged. Primary yellow-flesh varieties ryan sun, august lady and o’henry. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties 36s $13.10-15.10, 44s mostly $13.10-14.10, 48-50s mostly $12.10; 25-pound cartons loose 48-50s mostly $13.10-14.10, 54-56s $11.10-13.10, 60-64s $10.10-12.10. Primary white-flesh varieties snow king and autumn snow. Cartons two-layer tray pack 48-50s $12.10-13.10; 25-pound cartons loose 48-50s $13.10-15.10, 54-56s $11.10-12.10. Extra services included.

SOUTH CAROLINA — Shipments (54*-52*-46) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers finish for the season. Trading fairly active. Prices unchanged. Half-bushel cartons various yellow-flesh varieties 2¾-inch and up mostly $13.40-14.40, 2½-inch and up $11.40-12.40, 2¼-inch and up mostly $6.40-8.40 (few are consigned). Primary varieties: big red, flameprince, laurel, monroe and o’henry. *revised.

SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY — Shipments (28-32-23) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading active for light supplies. Prices generally unchanged. Half-bushel cartons various yellow-flesh varieties including flavorcrest, harcrest, fayette, PF 25, cresthaven and gloria 2¾- to 3-inch mostly $14.40-16.40, 2½- to 2¾-inch $13.40-14.40, 2¼- to 2½-inch $9.40-10.40.

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (MD-PA-VA-WV) — Shipments (21-20-21) — Movement expected about the same. Trading very active. Prices generally unchanged. Half-bushel cartons various yellow-flesh varieties including cresthaven, bellaire, PF 24-007, PF 25 and redskin. 2¾-inch and larger $17-18, 2½- to 2¾-inch including 2½-inch and up mostly $15, ½-bushel crates unwashed 2½-inch and up $15-16.

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (4-11-18) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons two-layer tray pack various yellow-flesh varieties Washington extra fancy 40-44s mostly $15-16; 48-50s mostly $14; 54-56s mostly $12. Quality very good. Current varieties include: diamond princess, elegant lady, o’henry, regina, rich lady, secret lady and summer lady.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (2-2-13) — Movement expected to increase slightly as harvest of red haven variety peaks. Unofficial prices from industry contacts half-bushel cartons various yellow-flesh varieties mostly red haven 2½-inch up mostly $16. Quality very good with size running heavy to 2½-inch fruit.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, August 21, 2011 to Saturday, September 3, 2011

Welcome

to our redesigned homepage!

Scroll Down for more stories