Shipping Point Fruit Report - Fresno, CA
FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                  
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

FR_FV110                                                                        
                                                                                
 
Fresno,      CA: Sunny 56-75
Huron,       CA: Sunny 54-75
Oxnard,      CA: Partly Cloudy 58-72
Salinas,     CA: Partly Cloudy 52-71
Santa Maria, CA: Partly Cloudy 57-68
McAllen,     TX: Thunderstorms 78-87
Morelia, MI  MX: Thunderstorms 54-70                                                                               
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                             
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---PLUMS: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Extra services included.       
Primary varieties Owen T, Prime Time and Friar Varieties. 28 lb cartons loose  
Various Black Varieties 30-35 sz 18.95-20.95  40-45 sz 16.95-18.95  50-55 sz   
14.95-16.95  few 20.95 60-65 sz 12.95-14.95  few 18.95                         

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND RED GLOBE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra
services included. Few sales being booked open with price to be established    
later. 19 lb containers bagged White Seedless Type lge-exlge 14.95-18.95 mostly
15.95-16.95 med-lge 12.95-14.95 mostly 13.95-14.95 occasional lower Red        
Seedless lge-exlge 16.95-18.95 mostly 16.95 med-lge 14.95-16.95 mostly 14.95   
occasional lower Red Globe lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  Autumn King lge-exlge        
14.95-17.95  occasional higher med-lge 10.95-14.95  Scarlet Royal lge-exlge    
13.95-17.95 mostly 14.95-16.95 occasional higher med-lge 10.95-14.95  ORGANIC  
19 lb containers bagged Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 20.95-24.95 mostly 22.95       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH ARIZONA, CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.  
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 26.00-28.00  few 30.00     
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and  
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 few 10.00 occasional hgiher and lower       
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. 
Wide range in quality. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 10.00-14.00 mostly     
12.00 occasional higher and lower                                              

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---AVOCADOS: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET 48S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Extra 
services included. cartons 2 layer Hass 32s 36.25-38.25  occasional higher 36s 
36.25-38.25  occasional higher 40s 25.25-30.25 mostly 28.25-30.25 48s          
25.25-29.25 mostly 26.25-28.25 60s 24.25-28.25 mostly 27.25-28.25 70s          
24.25-28.25 mostly 27.25-28.25 occasional lower 84s 19.25-23.25 mostly         
19.25-21.25 occasional lower                                                   

OXNARD DISTRICT CALIFORNIA                                                     
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET HIGHER. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids
med-lge 8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher                              

SALINAS-WATSONVILLE CALIFORNIA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling.
Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Blackberries 
8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher                                      
---RASPBERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. 
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids Red 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 few 8.00       
occasional higher and lower                                                    
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET CONVENTIONAL  
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ORGANIC STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range  
in quality and condition. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or        
processor. flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med 5.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 few
10.00 occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med
10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher                               

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2018 Season                                                                    
---GRAPES: DEMAND RED GLOBE MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Extra
services included. Few sales being booked open with price to be established    
later. 19 lb containers bagged White Seedless Type lge-exlge 14.95-17.95 mostly
15.95-16.95 med-lge 12.95-14.95  Red Seedless lge-exlge 15.95-18.95 mostly     
16.95 med-lge 13.95-16.95 mostly 13.95-14.95 occasional lower Red Globe        
lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  Autumn King lge-exlge 14.95-17.95  occasional higher    
med-lge 10.95-14.95  Autumn Royal lge-exlge 16.95-18.95  occasional lower      
Scarlet Royal lge-exlge 13.95-17.95 mostly 14.95-15.95 med-lge 10.95-14.95     
mostly 11.95-13.95                                                             
---POMEGRANATES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Extra services  
included. cartons 2 layer Early Wonderful 26s 26.95-30.95 mostly 28.95-30.95   
occasional higher 30s 25.95-27.95 mostly 26.95-27.95 occasional higher and     
lower                                                                          

SANTA MARIA CALIFORNIA                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2018 Season                                                                    
---MISC BERRIES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes palletizing and   
cooling. Wide range in quality and condition. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids     
Blackberries 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occasional higher ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz  
cups with lids Blackberries   supplies in too few hands to establish a market  
---STRAWBERRIES: DEMAND BEST MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET CONVENTIONAL       
HIGHER, ORGANIC STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Wide range in quality
and condition. Some berries being diverted to freezer and/or processor. flats 8
1-lb containers with lids med-lge 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 occasional      
higher and lower med 6.00-10.00 mostly 6.00-8.00 occasional higher ORGANIC     
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids med-lge 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00       
occasional higher med 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occasional higher