CCP 2333     

Art. 2333.  Sale of perishable property

The court, at the request of a party, may order the immediate sale at public auction, without advertisement or appraisement, of property that is perishable and subject to loss or deterioration pending compliance with the usual formalities.  Notice of the time and place of the sale shall be given to all parties.  The property shall be sold for cash to the highest bidder.