ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (44-49-46) —
SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 40 units shipped the week of Aug. 15. Trading green leaf moderate, others fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons 24s green leaf mostly $5.95-7, red leaf mostly $5.45-6.64, boston mostly $5.55-6.64. Quality variable. Harvest of red leaf and boston curtailed by market conditions.
SANTA MARIA-GUADALUPE-OCEANO-LOMPOC, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 6 units shipped the week of Aug. 15. Trading red leaf fairly slow, green leaf moderate. Prices green leaf lower, red leaf slightly lower from market high on Aug. 18. Carton 24s green leaf $5.75-6.75, red leaf $5.25-6.55. Quality variable.