Weather forecast for the week shows mild temps with evening lows in the low 40s to low 50s and daytime highs in the mid-50s to mid-60s with a possibility of rain for Thursday, December 13.
Excess moisture along with embryo and black rot are coming onto the market and bringing the overall percentage yields down keeping the prices low.
Prices paid to growers (late afternoon December 4, 2018 thru late afternoon December 11, 2018) at buyers delivery point or F.O.B. the orchard including direct sales to end users, cents per pound in-shell of generally good quality in lots of 20,000 pounds or less unless otherwise stated.
- Candy (deliveries very light) yard tree lots 70
- Elliott (deliveries very light) yard tree lots 90
- Native/Seedlings (deliveries very light) machine harvested 80-90 yard tree lots 60