South Carolina Daily Farm Report



CO_LS146
Columbia, SC Fri April 19, 2019 USDA-SC Dept Ag
Market News

SC Farm Report on Friday

SC Cattle Auctions Weekly Review: Compared to last week, feeder steers
and feeder bulls were 4.00 higher. Feeder Heifers were 2.00 higher.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 140.00-172.50; 500-600 lbs
143.00-167.00. Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 135.00-173.00;
500-600 lbs 130.00-163.00. Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs
130.00-154.00, 500-600 lbs 120.00-142.50. Slaughter cows were 6.00 higher.
Slaughter cows: Breakers 75-80% lean 52.00-65.00; Boners 80-85% lean
52.00-75.00; Lean 85-90% lean 48.00-59.00; Lean low dressing 30.00-48.00.
Slaughter bulls were 5.00 higher. Slaughter bulls: 1020-2045 lbs 63.00-
96.00.
Goats: [400] Week Ago: 338. Reported Monday to Wednesday. Slaughter
and replacement classes sold on a per head basis and weights are
estimated. Kids: Sel 1 Under 20 lbs 25.00-50.00, 20-40 lbs 40.00-
95.00, 40-60 lbs 45.00-135.00, 60-80 lbs 70.00-175.00; Sel 2 N/A.
Wethers: Slaughter 1 and 2 80-100 lbs 125.00-280.00, 100-150 lbs 160.00-
190.00and couple @ 400.00. Does/Nannies: Sel 1 50-70 lbs 65.00-
115.00, 70-100 lbs 100.00-140.00, 100-140 lbs 150.00-225.00; Sel 2 50-70
lbs 45.00-63.00, 70-100 lbs 80.00-110.00. Bucks/Billies: Sel 1 70-
100 lbs 100.00-150.00, 100-150 lbs 150.00-215.00; Sel 2 70-100 lbs
80.00-115.00.
SC Grain on Friday. N/A
Cotton on Friday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade was N/A.
Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia
State Farmers Market on Friday. Beets dz bnchs Red type 20.00, 25 lb sks Red
type Topped 16.00; Cilantro ctns bnchd 30s 10.00; Greens dz bnchs
Turnips/Mustard 20.00, Collards 22.00-25.00, 1.35 buctns bnchd Kale 24s
15.00, 1 1/9 buctns Mustard/Turnip Tops/Creasy type 15.00; Onions, Green
crts bnchs 24s 12.00, ctns bnchd 48s 22.00, Sweet type 24s 20.00; Onions,
Dry 50 lb sks Carolina Sweet Jumbo 30.00, 25 lb ctns Carolina Sweet Jumbo
15.00; Parsley ctns bnchd Flat and Curly types 30s 15.00; Rutabagas dz
bnchs 20.00, 1 1/9 buctns Large 10.00; Spinach 1.35 bucrts Savoy type
20.00; Strawberries 4 1-qt flats Medium-Large 13.00; Turnips 25 lb sks
Topped Medium 16.00. OUT OF STATE PRODUCE: Apples buctns Pink Lady
20.00-25.00, Red/Golden/Granny Smith 20.00, Fuji/York 20.00, tray pack
Red Delicious 25.00, Gala 88s/Fuji 100s 28.00, Pink Lady 125s 25.00;
Asparagus 11 lb ctns Green MX 20.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns 18.00; Beans
bucrts Snap type 15.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Green type Medium 16.00;
Cantaloupes 1/2 ctns Tuscan type 9s 16.00, per melon Athena FL Medium
2.00, 24 inch bins Athena 150s/180s 300.00; Carrots 50 lb sks Jumbo
20.00; Corn, Sweet 4 dz crts Yellow/Bi-Color/White 16.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9
buctns Long Green Select 12.00-16.00, 1 1/9 bucrts Pickles Small-Medium
30.00-35.00; Eggplant 1 1/9 buctns Medium FL 15.00, Large 10.00; Grapes
18 lb cntrs bagged Red Seedless 24.00-25.00, White Seedless 24.00-25.00;
Mangoes 1 layer ctns Tommy Atkins 10s MX 8.00; Okra 1/2 buctns Small-
Medium FL 20.00; Onions, Dry 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo 20.00, 25 lb sks Red
Jumbo 20.00, 40 lb ctns Georgia Sweet Jumbo 28.00-29.00; Peanuts, Green
bucrts Virginia FL 48.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 buctns Green Extra Large
18.00-22.00, Red Extra Large 24.00-25.00, Yellow Large-Extra Large 25.00;
Peppers, Other 1 1/9 buctns Banana Hot 16.00, Jalapeno FL 20.00;
Pineapple 1 layer ctns Golden Ripe MX 7s 13.00; Plums 2 layer ctns
Red/Black 48s 18.00-20.00; Potatoes 50 lb sks Red Size A #2 15.00, White
Size A #2 15.00; Squash 1/2 buctns Zucchini Small 12.00, Medium 10.00,
3/4 buctns Yellow Crookneck Small 26.00, Medium 20.00; Sweet Potatoes
40 lb ctns Orange type US Number 1 NC 22.00-23.00, US Number 1 MS 22.00-
24.00, US #2 NC/MS 15.00-18.00, Jumbo NC/MS 15.00-18.00; Tomatoes 25 lb
ctns Vine Ripes Pink-Light Red Extra Large/Jumbo 16.00-17.00, 6x6 sz/5x6
sz 14.00-15.00, Green All Sizes 16.00-20.00, Yellow 6x6sz 18.00, Yellow
5x6sz 22.00; Tomatoes, Grape 20 lb ctns Red type 18.00, 12 1-pt cntrs Red
type 12.00; Tomatoes, Plum 25 lb ctns Roma Large/Extra Large FL 12.00;
Watermelons 24 inch bins Red Flesh Seeded FL 28s/35s 200.00, 45s 150.00-
200.00, Red Flesh Seedless FL 36s/45s/60s 260.00-275.00, 80s 250.00, 100s
200.00, per melon Red Flesh Seeded FL 20-24 lbs 4.00-5.00, 24-28 lbs
6.00, 30-35 lbs 7.00, Red Flesh Seedless FL 12-14 lbs 2.50-3.00, 16-18
lbs 4.00, 20-22 lbs 5.00, 24 -28 lbs 6.00-7.00. CITRUS: Oranges 4/5
buctns Valencia 100s 20.00, 7/10 buctns Navel CA 88s/113s 20.00-21.00, 5
lb sks Valencia FL 5.00; Tangelos 7/10 buctns Minneola CA 125s 25.00-
26.00.


For detailed reports go to www.ams.usda.gov/marketnews.htm or
www.agriculture.sc.gov or phone USDA-SCDA Market News at 803-737-4491
or 4497.

Source: South Carolina Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Columbia, SC 803-
737-4491. https://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS146.txt

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