Apple Processing Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR, MICHIGAN 9-October-2019
Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,
             Federal Market News Service, USDA

Phone: (269)982-1004        Fax: (269)982-1005
   	
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MICHIGAN APPLES FOR PROCESSING

Trading is fairly active for processing supplies. Prices for juice 
apples per cwt. range from 10.00-12.00, mostly 11.00-12.00, picked up 
or delivered to receiving station, with some loads for local farm 
market usage mostly 13.00 per cwt. 
Prices for peelers and slicers range from 13.00-15.25, mostly 14.00-
15.00 per cwt. with a few higher for a preferred variety and a few 
lower. Prices include all available varieties from tree-run to packing 
shed eliminators.
  

For a list of the newest open invitations and bid solicitations from 
the USDA for fresh, frozen or juice, click on the link below:

http://www.ams.usda.gov/open-purchase-
request/Fruits%2C_Grades_&_Procurement_of

Retail prices for Apple Juice and Apple Juice Marked Cider can be 
viewed on the National Retail Report at:
 http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/fvwretail.pdf


Or the National Apple Processing Report at:
http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/fvwaplproc.pdf