CENTRAL CALIFORNIA — Shipments (283-210-217) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early very slow, late moderate. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose mature-greens extra-large mostly $9.95, large and medium $8.95-9.95. Quality generally good. Many sales booked open with price to be established on Aug. 30.
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA — Crossings (36-32*-34, vine-ripes 19-12*-10, greenhouse 17-20*-24, shipments CA field-grown 10-20-21) — Movement expected to increase in California and remain about the same from Mexico. Trading early fairly slow, late active. Supplies light. Prices 5x5s slightly higher, others higher. Cartons/flats two-layer greenhouse 4x4 to 4x5s mostly $8.95-10.95, 5x5s mostly $8.95-9.95, 5x6s mostly $9.95. Quality generally good. *revised.
CANADA SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (168-116-**) — No prices reported. **unavailable.
U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (90-85-**) — No prices reported. **unavailable.
EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (60-38-35) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies on Aug. 29 insufficient to establish a market.
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — (20-20-16) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose vine-ripes jumbo mostly $13.95, extra-large mostly $13.95, large $13.95.
SOUTHWESTERN MICHIGAN — Shipments (21-25*-15) — Movement expected to increase. Trading opened moderate, closed active. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose vine-ripes 5x5s mostly $13.95-14.35, 5x6s and 6x6s mostly $12-12.95, cartons two-layer vine-ripes 4x5s and 5x5s mostly $12.85-14.35. *revised.