Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 19-OCT-2017                                  
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (559) 487-5178     Fax:  (559) 487-5199                                 
                                                                                
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.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

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Bakersfield, CA: Sunny 55-81
Coachella,   CA: Partly Cloudy 67-94
El Centro,   CA: Cloudy/Wind 70-96
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 50-77
Oxnard,      CA: Cloudy 54-69
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 51-64
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 52-68
McAllen,     TX: Sunny 66-89
San Antonio, TX: Cloudy 55-82
Morelia, MI  MX: Partly Cloudy 56-73                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb      
containers bagged Red Globe lge-exlge 16.95-20.95 mostly 16.95-18.95 occasional
higher and lower med-lge 14.95-16.95  Autumn King lge-exlge 18.95-22.95 mostly 
18.95-20.95 med-lge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-17.95 Autumn Royal lge-exlge      
18.95-20.95  occasional higher med-lge 16.95-18.95  Scarlet Royal lge-exlge    
18.95-20.95  med-lge 15.95-16.95  ORGANIC 19 lb containers bagged Autumn Royal 
lge-exlge 24.95-26.95  occasional higher Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 23.95-26.95   
occasional higher                                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND BEST FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups    
with lids 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 few 16.00 occasional higher           
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.    
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12
6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 7.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-9.00 few 12.00         
occasional higher                                                              
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET LOWER. Includes     
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids   
Red 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 few including previous commitments 16.00    
occasional higher                                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra    
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 40s 45.25-54.25 mostly 48.25-50.25     
occasional higher 48s 42.25-48.25 mostly 42.25-44.25 60s 35.25-41.25 mostly    
38.25-40.25 70s 32.25-35.25 mostly 33.25-34.25 84s 26.25-32.25 mostly          
30.25-32.25                                                                    

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.     
includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 8 1-lb          
containers with lids med 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 few 14.00 occasional    
higher                                                                         

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes   
palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz    
cups with lids Blackberries 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher         
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and    
cooling. Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 10.00-14.00   
mostly 12.00 few including previous commitments 16.00 occasional higher        
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC GOOD; CONVENTIONAL BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT.
MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and     
condition. Many present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior       
bookings. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids sml-med 6.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-8.00
few including previous commitments 12.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC   
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids sml-med 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 few   
including including previous commitments low as 18.00 occasional higher        

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2017 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra services included. 19 lb  
containers bagged Red Globe lge-exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95-17.95 med-lge   
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 Autumn King lge-exlge 18.95-20.95  med-lge      
15.95-16.95  Autumn Royal lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  occasional higher med-lge     
14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  occasional 
higher med-lge 14.95-16.95  Vintage Red lge-exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95     
med-lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95                                               
---POMEGRANATES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra    
services included. cartons 2 layer Wonderful 24s 30.95-34.95 mostly 30.95-32.95
occasional lower 26s 26.95-30.95 mostly 26.95-28.95 occasional higher 28s      
26.95-30.95 mostly 26.95-28.95 occasional higher 30s 24.95-27.95 mostly        
24.95-25.95 32s 24.95-27.95 mostly 24.95-25.95 34s 18.95-22.95 mostly          
18.95-20.95 occasional lower 36s 18.95-22.95 mostly 18.95-20.95 occasional     
lower                                                                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2017 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12
6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occasional higher    
ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 20.00-24.00 mostly           
20.00-22.00 occasional lower                                                   
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC GOOD; CONVENTIONAL BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT.
MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality and     
condition. Many present shipments from previous commitments and/or prior       
bookings. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 few
including previous commitments 12.00 occasional higher sml-med 6.00-10.00      
mostly 7.00-8.00 few including previous commitments 12.00 occasional higher    
ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-25.00   
few including previous commitments low as 18.00 occasional higher sml-med      
22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 few including previous commitments low as 18.00 
occasional higher