Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 17-JUL-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (269) 982-1004     Fax:  (269) 982-1005                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

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Benton Harbor, MI. Partly Cloudy 74-87
Grand Rapids, MI. Partly Cloudy 75-83
Capac, MI. Partly Cloudy 68-83
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type   
med 13.00-14.85  few including prior commitments lower                         
---CELERY: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  cartons/crates 2 dz 13.00  2 1/2 dz 
13.00  cartons film bags Hearts 2 dz 30.00                                     
---CUCUMBERS: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SLIGHTLY     
LOWER.  1 1/9 bushel cartons med 20.00-20.85  few including prior commitments  
lower fr qual 10.00-12.85 mostly 10.85-12.00 cartons 24s 8.00-9.85 mostly      
8.00-9.00                                                                      
---SQUASH: DEMAND ZUCCHNI FAIRLY GOOD, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK GOOD. MARKET STEADY.
1/2 bushel cartons Zucchini sml 10.00-12.85 mostly 10.85-12.85 med 8.00-10.85  
mostly 8.85-10.85 Yellow Straightneck sml 16.00-18.85 mostly 16.85-18.85 med   
14.00-16.85 mostly 14.85-16.85 occasional 14.00-14.85