Squash

 

 

 

Grower Alliance manages a grand variety and selection of squash: Italian Zucchini, Mexican Grey and Yellow Squash. Our packaging selection differ from quality and  labels. Our labels are Grower Alliance, Santa Ana, Dolores and Generic.

 

 

Our Sizes in our squash depend on diameter, length, weight, count and other factors as shown in the table below:

 

Mexican Grey Squash

Size

Length

Diameter

Carton

Count

Weight Lbs

Temperature

X-Fancy

4.0″ – 4.5″

1.0″ – 1/4″

4/7 Bushel

90 -110

26-28

44◦ – 49◦ F

Fancy

4.5″ – 5.5

1 1/4 ” – 1 3/4″

4/7 Bushel

75 – 85

26-28

44◦ – 49◦ F

Medium

5.5″ – 6.0″

1 3/4″ – 2.0″

4/7 Bushel

50 – 70

26-28

44◦ – 49◦ F

Large

6.0″ – 7.0″

2.0″ – 3.0″

1 1/9 Bushel

48 – 55

50-55

44◦ – 49◦ F

Yellow Squash

Size Lenght Diameter Carton Count Weight Lbs Temperature
X-Fancy 6.0″ – 6.5″ 1.0″ -1 ¼” 4/7 Bushel 65 – 75 26-28 44◦ – 49◦ F
Fancy 6.5″ – 7.5″ 1 1/4 ” – 1 3/4″ 4/7 Bushel 50 – 60 26-28 44◦ – 49◦ F
Medium 7.5″ – 8.5″ 1 3/4″ – 2.5″ 4/7 Bushel 35 – 45 26-28 44◦ – 49◦ F
Large 8.5″ – 10″ 2.5″ – 3.5″ 1 1/9 Bushel 48 – 55 50-55 44◦ – 49◦ F

Italian Squash

Tamano Lenght Diameter Carton Count Weight Lbs Temperature
X-Fancy 6.5″ – 7.0″ 1.0″ – 1/4″ 4/7 Bushel 75 – 90 26-28 42◦ – 45◦ F
Fancy 7.5″ – 8.0″ 1 1/4 ” – 1 3/4″ 4/7 Bushel 55 – 70 26-28 42◦ – 45◦ F
Medium 8.0″ – 8.5″ 1 3/4″ – 2.0″ 4/7 Bushel 45 – 55 26-28 42◦ – 45◦ F
Large 9.0″ – 10.5″ 2.0″ – 2.5″ 1 1/9 Bushel 48 – 55 50-55 42◦ – 45◦ F

 

The number of packages per pallet are:

– 4/7 de Bushel 80 boxes per pallet.

– 1 1/9 de Bushel   49 and 42 boxes per pallet. (Depending on Label).

NOTE: RPC packing available on pre-order.