ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (45-44-49) —
SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 40 units shipped the week of Aug. 8. Trading green leaf fairly active, others fairly slow. Prices green leaf slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $5.95-6.50, red leaf and boston mostly $5.45-6.50. Quality variable. Harvest of red leaf and boston curtailed by market conditions.
SANTA MARIA-GUADALUPE-OCEANO-LOMPOC, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 9 units shipped the week of Aug. 8. Trading moderate. Prices green leaf higher, red leaf lower. Carton 24s green leaf mostly $7.25-8.25, red leaf mostly $5.25-5.75. Quality variable.