MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (282-321-261; field-grown 255-279-215; greenhouse 27-42-46) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices much lower. 25-pound cartons loose extra-large and large mostly $12.95-14.95, medium mostly $10.95-12.95, small mostly $8.95. Quality and condition variable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (34-61-40; field-grown 21-41-23; greenhouse 13-20-17) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading early very slow, late active. Prices higher. 25-pound cartons loose greenhouse extra-large and large mostly $12.95-14. Quality variable.
SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (22-19-23) — Movement expected to remain about the same for fairly light supplies. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose roma extra-large $18.95-19.95, large $18.95-19.95, medium $18.95-19.95. Production expected to be lighter than normal through mid- to late March. Quality generally good.