South Carolina Daily Farm Report



CO_LS146
Columbia, SC Wed October 13, 2021 USDA-SC Dept Ag Market News


SC Farm Report on Wednesday

Cattle at SC auctions on Tuesday: No comparisons made due to limited
comparable sales. Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs
139.00-140.00, 550-600 lbs 133.00-135.00. Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large
1-2 400-500 lbs 138.00-147.50; 500-600 lbs none reported. Feeder
Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 123.00-127.50; 500-600 lbs
120.00-128.00. Slaughter cows: Breakers 75-80% lean 55.00-72.00; Boners
80-85% lean 58.00-73.00; Lean 85-90% lean 57.00-63.00; Lean Low Dressing
44.00-55.00. Slaughter bulls: Average Dressing 1380-2085 lbs 84.00-
95.00; High Dressing none reported; Low Dressing 1010-1545 lbs 65.00-
81.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: Small 1-2 625-945 lbs Young to Middle Age Cows with
calves under 300 lbs 550.00-850.00 per pair. Small 1-2 715 lbs Young Age
Cow with calf over 300 lbs 925.00 per pair.
Hogs on Tuesday: Plant delivered weighted average. National Direct
Barrows & Gilts US 1 50-54% lean 240-300 lbs 1.47 lower at 53.40. Sows
live price 300-450 lbs 58.26; 450-500 lbs 61.88; 500-550 lbs 65.26.
SC Grain on Wednesday: Corn was 10 cents lower; elevator bids 5.12-
5.62, processor bids 5.72-5.77. New Crop Soybeans were 3 to 4 cents
lower; elevator bids 11.55-11.85, processor bids 12.35-12.45, and export
12.30-12.41. Wheat bids were mostly 15 cents lower; elevator bids
6.50-6.76.
Cotton on Wednesday. Southeast base price for 41-4/34 grade was 2.52
lower at 103.61.
Fruits & Vegetables: Prices paid to SC growers at the Columbia State
Farmers Market on Wednesday. Corn, Sweet 4 dz crts/ctns White/Yellow/Bi-
Color 25.00; Cucumbers 1 1/9 buctns Long Greens Small/Medium 15.00, 1 1/9
bucrts Pickles Small-Medium 35.00-36.00, 1/2 bubskts Pickles Small-Medium
18.00; Eggplant 1 1/9 buctns Medium 18.00, 1/2 buctns Indian/Striped
12.00; Grapes 1/2 bubskts Muscadines 40.00, Scuppernongs 30.00-38.00;
Greens dz bnchs Collards 30.00, dz bnchs Turnips/Rutabagas w/tops
25.00, ctns bnchd Kale 24s 15.00, ctns loose Turnip Tops/Mustard 15.00;
Okra 1/2 bucrts Small-Medium 25.00; Onions, Green crts bnchd 24s 10.00-
12.00, ctns bnchd 48s 18.00; Peanuts 1/2 bubskts Red Skin 20.00, busks
Jumbo type 45.00; Pears 1/2 bubskts Asian type 25.00; Peas, Other approx.
26 lb sks Purple Hull/Pinkeye 25.00, Dixie Lee 25.00, 8 lb filmbags
Shelled 28.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 buctns Green Choice 15.00, Extra Large
20.00; Peppers, Other 1/2 buctns Jalapeno/Banana Hot 12.00, Poblano/Long
Hot 12.00, Finger Hot 17.00, Habanero Orange type 18.00; Squash 1/2
buctns Zucchini Small 16.00-18.00, Medium 14.00-15.00, 1/2 buctns Round
Zucchini Small 15.00, 1/2 buctns Yellow Straightneck Small 15.00, 1/2
buctns Crookneck 20.00, 1/2 buctns Patty Pan Green/Yellow 15.00, 3/4
buctns Crookneck Small/Fancy 22.00-25.00, 3/4 buctns Straightneck Small
22.00, 1 1/9 buctns Butternut 20.00; Sugar Cane per stalk Red type Small
Size 1.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb ctns Orange Flesh US1 18.00-25.00,
US2/Petite 15.00-20.00, Jumbo 16.00-18.00, Purple type #1/Jumbo 35.00,
Purple Medium 28.00-35.00, White type 35.00, 25 lb ctns Orange
Flesh All Sizes 12.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripes Pink-Light Red
5x6sz/Extra Large 22.00, 15 lb flats Heirloom Varieties 22.00. SEASONAL
MISCELLANEOUS: Straw bales per bale Wheat type 6.00. OUT OF STATE
PRODUCE: Apples buctns Red/Gold/Rome/Gala 25.00-28.00, Mutsu/Ruby Mac
25.00-28.00, Ambrosia/Winesap 25.00-28.00, Fuji/Jonagold 25.00-28.00,
Granny Smith 25.00-35.00, Arkansas Black 25.00, Cortland/Pink Lady 28.00,
Empire/Stayman 25.00-35.00, Honeycrisp 30.00-35.00, 1/2 bubskts
Red/Gold/Gala/Rome 18.00, Granny/Jonagold 18.00; Bananas 40 lb ctns #1
17.00, #2 14.00; Beans bucrts Snap type 30.00, 8 lb filmbags Shelled Lima
28.00; Beets 25 lb sks Red type topped Small OH 13.00; Broccoli 20 lb
ctns Crown Cut 33.00-35.00; Cabbage 50 lb ctns Green Medium 17.00;
Cucumbers 1 1/9 buctns Long Greens MX Small 23.00; Eggplant 1 1/9 buctns
Medium 15.00; Mangoes 1 layer flats Kent MX 10s 9.25; Okra 1/2 bucrts
Medium FL 20.00-25.00; Onions, Dry 50 lb sks Yellow Jumbo/Col 22.00-
25.50, 50 lb sks White Jumbo 28.00-30.00, Vidalia District of Georgia 50
lb sks Jumbo 28.00, Medium 26.00, 25 lb sks Jumbo 16.00, 40 lb ctns Jumbo
24.00, 10 5-lb sks Jumbo 30.00-33.00, 16 3-lb sks Medium 28.00-30.00;
Pears 1/2 bubskts Asian type 25.00; Peppers, Bell 1 1/9 buctns Red MX
Extra Large 22.00, Yellow MX Extra Large 20.00; Pineapple ctns 1 layer
Golden Ripe 6s/7s 12.00-18.00; Plums 28 lb ctns loose Red/Black/Pluot CA
30.00; Pumpkins 36 inch bins Howden type 175.00-200.00, 24 inch bins
Fairytale 220.00-250.00, Cinderella 220.00-275.00, Buckskin/Gray 220.00-
250.00, Field Trip/Goosebumps 220.00-250.00, Heirloom Mixed 220.00-
250.00, White type 210.00-300.00, Pie type 220.00-250.00, Lunch Lady
220.00-250.00, 1/2 bubskts Mini Pumpkins 20.00; Squash 24 inch bins
Turban 220.00-240.00; Strawberries 8 1-lb cntrs CA Medium-Large Holdovers
10.00; Sweet Potatoes 40 lb ctns Orange type US 1 NC 20.00-22.00, US 2 NC
12.00-16.00, Jumbo NC 15.00-18.00, Purple type All Sizes 30.00, 25 lb
ctns Orange type All Sizes 12.00; Tomatoes 25 lb ctns Vine Ripes Pink-
Light Red Extra Large/Jumbo 20.00-28.00, 5x6 sz 20.00-28.00, 6x6 sz
20.00-26.00, Green 5x6 sz 28.00-30.00, Red 16.00-20.00, Yellow 5x6sz
22.00; Tomatoes, Plum 25 lb sks Roma Large MX 19.00; Turnips 25 lb sks
Topped Med-Lge 14.00-15.00; Watermelons per melon 20-24 lbs 3.50-4.00,
28-32 4.50-5.00. CITRUS: Clementines 11 kg ctns loose Peru 20.00;
MISCELLANEOUS SEASONAL: Corn stalks per bundle 10s 6.00-10.00; Gourds 1/2
bubskts Winged type 24.00-25.00.


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. http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/CO_LS146.txt

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