MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (102-100-100) — Movement expected about the same. Trading acorn, butternut and spaghetti slow, others moderate. Prices zucchini slightly higher, butternut, acorn and spaghetti lower, others generally unchanged. 4/7-bushel cartons (wide range in price) zucchini small, small-medium and medium mostly $35.95-38.95; yellow straightneck small and small-medium and medium mostly $24.95-25.95; gray small and small-medium mostly $18.95. 1 1/9-bushel cartons butternut large $14.95-16.95, medium mostly $12.95-14.95, small mostly $7.95-8.95; acorn large and medium mostly $10.95, small mostly $6.95; spaghetti large and medium mostly $8.95-10.95, small $6.50-8.95; kabocha large $10.95-11, medium $8.95-11. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (22-17-34) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow crookneck much lower, zucchini medium and yellow straightneck higher, zucchini small steady. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half-bushel cartons/crates yellow straightneck small mostly $24.85-25.85, medium mostly $22.85-23.85. Half- and 5/9-bushel cartons/crates zucchini small mostly $30.85, medium mostly $28.85. ¾-bushel cartons/crates yellow crookneck small mostly $6.85-8.85, medium mostly $9.85. Quality generally good.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, February 27, 2011 to Saturday, March 12, 2011


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