BC-USDA-Onion and Pots

3/27/2015 2:15 PM
By Associated Press

IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 27-MAR-2015
Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,
Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.
Phone: (208) 525-0166 Fax: (208) 525-5546
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point
Basis excludes all charges for freight.
IF—FV130
The Following Terms when used by Market News will be interpreted as meaning:
Occasional-1 to 5%, Few-6 to 10%, Some-11 to 25%, Many-26 to 50%,
Mostly-51 to 90%, Generally-91 to 100%
Moses Lake, WA Partly Cloudy 44/74
Pasco, WA Partly Cloudy 41/77
Mount Vernon, WA Mostly Cloudy 50/66
Twin Falls, ID Clear 38/76
Idaho Falls, ID Clear 29/69
Ontario, OR Clear 36/74
Klamath Falls, OR Partly Cloudy 35/69
Stevens Point, WI Clear 8/31
Antigo, WI Clear 6/29
Monte Vista, CO Clear 23/64
Grand Forks, ND Overcast 13/34
Tampico, Mexico Cloudy 63/75
Immokalee, FL Mostly Cloudy 73/85 Windy
CENTRAL WISCONSIN
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.
Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.00
50 lb cartons
40s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00
50s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00
60s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00
70s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00
80s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50
90s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00
100s 8.00-9.50 mostly 9.00
COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks
jbo 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas lower
med 4.50-5.00
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-7.00
med 4.50-5.00 mostly 5.00
COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb film bags
sz A 4.00-4.50 occas higher
non sz A 3.00-3.50 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags
sz A 5.00-5.50 occas higher
non sz A 4.00-4.50 occas higher
50 lb cartons
40s 9.00-11.00 occas higher
50s 11.00-12.00
60s 11.00-12.00
70s 11.00-12.00
80s 8.00-10.00
90s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00
100s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas lower
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
10 oz min 4.00-5.00 occas lower
FLORIDA
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2015 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Round Red
U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.75-12.75 occas higher
50 lb cartons
sz A 10.25-12.00 mostly 11.25
sz B 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.25
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-35.75 mostly 30.75
50 lb sacks
sz A 8.75-10.50 mostly 9.75
sz B 16.50-18.50 mostly 16.75
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 15.50-18.50 mostly 16.50
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 7.75-8.75 mostly 7.75
sz B 13.75-14.75
Round White
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 16.50-22.25 mostly 19.50
sz B 10.25-16.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 40.75-50.75 mostly 45.75
50 lb sacks
sz A 15.00-20.75 mostly 18.00
sz B 8.75-14.50
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 10.50-11.75 mostly 10.75
Yellow Type
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 20.25-22.00 mostly 20.25
sz B 10.25-14.25 mostly 12.25
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 40.00-50.75 mostly 45.00-45.50
50 lb sacks
sz A 18.75-20.50 mostly 18.75
sz B 8.75-12.75 mostly 10.75
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 10.50-12.75 mostly 10.50-10.75 occas lower
IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks
Super Col 9.00-10.00
col 8.00-9.00
jbo 7.00-8.00
med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00
Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks
jbo 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower
med 5.00-6.00 occas higher
KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00
50 lb cartons
40s 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.50-12.00
50s 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.50-12.00
60s 11.00-15.00 mostly 11.50-12.00
70s 11.00-15.00 mostly 11.50-12.00
80s 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-11.00
90s 8.00-11.50 mostly 8.00-9.00
100s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-9.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
10 oz min 5.00-8.00 mostly 5.00-6.00
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2015 Season
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Yellow
Grano 50 lb sacks
jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00
med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00
rpkr sz 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00
Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons
jbo 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 few higher occas lower
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 7.00-10.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas lower
med 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00
MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: SUPPLY YELLOW TYPE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Round Red U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher
50 lb cartons
sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher
sz B 13.50-16.50 mostly 14.50-15.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 20.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-25.00
50 lb sacks
sz A 6.00-6.50 occas higher
sz B 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-13.50
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occas higher
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 2.50-3.50 mostly 3.00 occas higher
sz B 5.75-7.50 mostly 6.00
Yellow Type U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-13.00
NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Round Red
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower fair appearance 6.00-10.00
sz B 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 fair appearance 12.00-14.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-35.00 mostly 34.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 5.00-6.00
SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 40-70S EXCEEDS OFFERINGS, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 3.50-4.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 4.50-5.00
50 lb cartons
40s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher
50s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher
60s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00
70s 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00
80s 8.50-9.00 mostly 8.50
90s 8.00
100s 8.00
U.S. Two
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 3.00-3.75 mostly 3.50
50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00
U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 5.75-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher & lower
Round Red U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00
Yellow Type U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-12.00 mostly 12.00
UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTONS 40-70S GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 occas higher
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50-3.00 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas higher
50 lb cartons
40s 14.00-15.00 few higher
50s 14.00-15.00 few higher
60s 14.00-15.00 few higher
70s 13.00-14.00 few higher
80s 8.00-8.50 occas higher
90s 6.00-6.50 occas higher
100s 5.00-5.50 occas higher
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 3.50-4.50 occas higher
10 oz min 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.25 few higher
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 occas higher
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 2.50-3.50 mostly 2.50-3.00 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas higher
50 lb cartons
40s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 occas higher
50s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 occas higher
60s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 occas higher
70s 12.00-13.50
80s 8.00-8.50 occas higher
90s 6.00-6.50
100s 5.00-5.50
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 occas higher
10 oz min 7.00-7.50 few higher


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