SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (15-17-15) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices collard and kale higher, curly mustard unchanged, others lower. Cartons bunched collard 24s mostly $7.50, kale 24s mostly $7.50, mustard curly 24s mostly $8.50-9, flat 24s $8-9, turnip tops 24s $8-9. Curly mustard supplies are very light.
LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (5-5-8) — Movement expected to remain the same. Trading moderate. Prices Feb. 1, compared to Jan. 27, mustard slightly higher; others unchanged. Cartons loose kale $12, turnip tops $14, mustard mostly $14, various containers bunched/loose collard 6s $11-12. Quality good.
IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Shipments (AZ 3-3-4; crossings 3-4-3; CA light) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 24s kale mostly $9.45-11. Quality variable.
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (9-8-7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched kale 24s mostly $13.50-13.85, 12s $9.35-9.85; collard 24s mostly $12.85-13.50, 12s mostly $8.85-9.50; turnip tops and mustard curly and flat 24s mostly $12.85-13.85, 12s mostly $8.85-9.50; swiss chard green and red 24s mostly $16.85-18.50, 12s mostly $11-11.50; kohlrabi green 24s mostly $13.35-15.50, 12s $9.35-10.50; dandelion green 24s mostly $16.85-18, 12s mostly $12-12.85. Quality variable. Harvest was expected to be curtailed the week of Jan. 31.