MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (247-236-250; field-grown 233-224-240; greenhouse 14-12-10) — Movement expected to increase. Trading slow. Prices small generally unchanged, others lower. 25-pound cartons loose extra-large and large mostly $5.85-7, medium mostly $5.81-5.95, small $5.81-5.95. Quality variable. Unseasonably cool weather continues to delay crop progress, resulting in lighter color at harvest.
SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (53-39-40) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large mostly $9.95, large mostly $8.95, medium $7.95. Quality generally good.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (65-46-38; field-grown 7-7-34; greenhouse 58-39-4) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons loose field-grown extra-large and large mostly $7-8. Quality variable.