SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (17-19-21) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices unchanged. Cartons bunched 24s collards and kale $7-7.50, mustard curly and flat $7-7.50, turnip tops $7-7.50.

IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Shipments (AZ 3-3-2; crossings 3-3-3; CA light) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 24s kale mostly $7.45-9.75. Quality generally good.

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (5-7-7) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices swiss chard 24s lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons/crates bunched collard 24s $8.35-10.85, 12s mostly $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 mostly $16.85-18.50, 12s mostly $12.50-12.85; kohlrabi green 12s $9.85-11.85. Quality variable.

LEXINGTON DISTRICT, S.C. — Shipments (3-8-6) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices March 15, compared to March 8, unchanged. Cartons loose kale mostly $10, turnip tops mostly $10 and mustards $10-11. Various containers bunched/loose collard 6s $10. Quality good.

EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (1-4-4) — 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 13, 2011 to Saturday, March 26, 2011


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