Shipping Point Vegetable Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 12-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.                                    
                                                                                

BR_FV120                                                                        
Benton Harbor, MI. Clear 57-82F
Capac, MI. Partly Cloudy 62-78F
Grand Rapids, MI. Clear 68-82F                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2019 Season                                                                    
---CABBAGE: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons Round Green Type med    
12.00-13.85                                                                    
---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 EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET STEADY. Some movement from prior   
commitments. 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 18.00-20.85 mostly 18.85-20.85 few high  
as 22.00-22.85 fr qual 10.00-12.85 mostly 10.85-12.85 cartons 24s 7.00-9.00    
mostly 8.00-8.35 occasional 10.00                                              
---SQUASH: DEMAND ZUCCHNI MODERATE, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK GOOD. MARKET ZUCCHINI  
SLIGHTLY LOWER, YELLOW STRAIGHTNECK ABOUT 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 16.00-16.85  occasional 18.00-18.85 med 14.00-14.85           
occasional 14.00-14.85