SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (39-35-36, includes organic 1-1-**) — Movement expected to increase. Trading very active. Prices much higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. Flats 12 1-pint containers with lids $25.95-27.95; 20-pound cartons loose $49.95-50.95. Organic supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Production expected to be lighter than normal through mid-March. Quality generally good. **unavailable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (33-33-12) — Movement expected to decrease sharply. Trading moderate. Supplies light. Prices generally unchanged. Flats 12 1-pint baskets with lids medium-large mostly $22.95-24.95. Growers continue to report heavy damage because of freezing temperatures Feb. 3-4. Season expected to end early.