MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (176-168-175) — Movement expected about the same. Trading zucchini fairly active, yellow, gray and kabocha moderate, others fairly slow. Prices soft squash and kabocha higher, others lower. 4/7-bushel cartons zucchini small and small-medium mostly $8.95, medium $6.95-8.95; yellow straightneck small and small-medium $6.95-8.95, medium $5.95-7.95; gray small and small-medium mostly $5.95-6.95, medium mostly $4.95; 1 1/9-bushel cartons kabocha large and medium mostly $9.95-11; butternut large mostly $8.95, medium $6.95-8.95, small $4.95-6.95; acorn large and medium mostly $6.95, small $4.95-6.95; spaghetti large and medium mostly $6.95, small $4.95-7. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (5-5-11) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading crookneck fairly active at slightly lower prices, others fairly active. Prices zucchini and straightneck higher, crookneck slightly lower. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half- and 5/9-bushel cartons/crates zucchini small $9.35-10.35, medium $7.35-8.35; yellow straightneck small $14.35-16.35, medium $12.35-14.35. ¾-bushel cartons/crates yellow crookneck small $20.35-21.35, medium mostly $12.35. Quality generally good.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 9, 2011 to Saturday, January 22, 2011


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