EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (79-90-79) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 40-pound cartons orange-type U.S. No. 1 $16-17, U.S. No. 1 petite $12-14, U.S. No. 2 $8-10, no grade marks jumbo $8-10.
MISSISSIPPI — Shipments (23-24-22) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices unchanged. 40-pound cartons orange-types U.S. No. 1 mostly $17-18, U.S. No. 2 mostly $9-10, no grade marks jumbo mostly $9-10.50. Varieties: mostly beauregard and a few evangeline. Quality good. 2011 crop: Light movement has started and most shippers expected to start around Sept. 1.
LOUISIANA — No shipments reported yet for the 2011 crop. As of Aug. 29 shippers were preparing for harvest and the majority expected to be ready around Sept. 1.