SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (19-17-19) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons bunched collard 24s $7-7.50, kale 24s $7-7.50, mustard curly 24s $7-7.50, flat 24s $7-7.50, turnip tops 24s $7-7.50.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (3-3-8) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices March 8, compared to March 1, lower. Cartons loose kale mostly $10, turnip tops mostly $10 and mustards $10-11. Various containers bunched/loose collard 6s $10. Quality good.

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Shipments (AZ 3-3-3; crossings 3-3-3; CA light) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 24s kale mostly $10.45-11.45. Quality variable.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (3-5-7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate for fairly light supplies. Prices collard, kale and turnip tops 24s slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched collard 24s $8.35-10.85, 12s mostly $5.35-8.85; kale 24s $8.35-10.85, 12s $5.35-8.85; turnip tops and mustard curly and flat 24s mostly $8.35-10.85, 12s mostly $5.35-8.50; swiss chard green and red 24s $18.35-20.50, 12s mostly $12.50-12.85. Quality variable.

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (0-1-4) — Movement expected to increase slightly as growing conditions become more favorable. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Various containers of bunched/loose collard, kale, mustard and turnip tops $6.50-7.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, March 6, 2011 to Saturday, March 19, 2011


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