BC-USDA-Onion and Pots

4/17/2015 3:00 PM
By Associated Press

IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 17-APR-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 Clear 34/76
Pasco, WA Clear 34/75
Mount Vernon, WA Partly Cloudy 41/64
Twin Falls, ID Clear 36/70
Idaho Falls, ID Clear 26/65 Haze
Ontario, OR Clear 33/74
Klamath Falls, OR Clear 30/73
Stevens Point, WI Partly Cloudy 41/71
Antigo, WI Partly Cloudy 41/68
Monte Vista, CO Mostly Cloudy 23/44
Grand Forks, ND Clear 28/77 Windy
Tampico, Mexico Mostly Cloudy 76/87
Immokalee, FL Partly Cloudy 69/90
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 4.75-7.00 mostly 5.00-6.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 5.75-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00
50 lb cartons
40s 12.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
50s 12.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
60s 12.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
70s 12.50-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
80s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-11.00
90s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.00
100s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.00
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
med 4.50-5.00
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00
med 4.50-6.00
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 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas higher
50s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas higher
60s 13.00-13.50 mostly 13.00
70s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00
80s 8.00-10.00
90s 7.00-8.00
100s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
10 oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher
FLORIDA
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2015 Season
---POTATOES: SUPPLY YELLOW TYPE VERY LIGHT, ROUND WHITE LIGHT.
DEMAND ROUND RED SIZE A LIGHT, YELLOW TYPE GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES, OTHERS MODERATE.
MARKET YELLOW TYPE & RED SIZE A SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.
CORRECTION for yesterday, Thursday April 16, 2015 Market Tone should have read ABOUT STEADY.
Round Red
U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.75-11.75
CORRECTION for yesterday, Thursday April 16 should have read occas higher & lower
50 lb cartons
sz A 10.00-11.25 mostly 10.00-10.25
CORRECTION for yesterday April 16 comments should read few lower
sz B 20.00-22.25
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-35.75 mostly 30.75
50 lb sacks
sz A 7.75-9.75 mostly 8.50-8.75
CORRECTION for yesterday April 16 should have read few lower
sz B 18.50-20.75
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 12.50-15.50 mostly 14.50 occas lower
CORRECTION for yesterday April 16 should have read few lower occas higher
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 6.00-8.75 mostly 6.00-6.50
sz B 14.75-16.75
Round White
U.S. One
50 lb cartons
sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.25
sz B 12.25-14.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 40.75-50.75 mostly 45.75
50 lb sacks
sz A 14.50-18.50 mostly 16.75
sz B 10.75-12.50
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 8.75-12.75 mostly 10.50-10.75
Yellow Type
U.S. One
50 lb cartons
sz A 22.25-24.25
sz B 12.75-16.25 mostly 14.25
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 40.75-50.75 mostly 45.50-45.75
50 lb sacks
sz A 20.75-22.75
sz B 10.75-14.75 mostly 12.75
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 10.50-14.75 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 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher & lower
col 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher & lower
jbo 7.50-8.00 occas lower
med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 occas lower
Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks
jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 occas 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 GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 3.25-5.00 mostly 3.50-4.50
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 4.25-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.50
50 lb cartons
40s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower
50s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower
60s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower
70s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower
80s 9.50-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occas lower
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 5.00-9.00 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 MODERATE. MARKET OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.
Wide range in appearance.
Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks
col 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
jbo 14.00
med 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher
rpkr sz 6.00-8.00
White 50 lb sacks
jbo 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher
med 14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00 occas higher
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 8.00-10.00 occas lower
med 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas higher
MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND SIZE A FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Round Red U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.50 occas higher
50 lb cartons
sz A 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.50 occas higher
sz B 13.50-16.50 mostly 13.50-14.50
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00
50 lb sacks
sz A 5.25-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas higher
sz B 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 8.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 2.25-3.50 mostly 2.75 occas higher
sz B 4.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher
NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Round Red
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 9.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 fair appearance 6.50-10.00
sz B 14.00-18.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 28.00-36.00 mostly 34.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00
SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 40-60S EXCEEDS OFFERINGS, BALED VERY LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT.
MARKET BULK SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 3.50-3.75 mostly 3.50 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 4.50-4.75 mostly 4.50 occas higher
50 lb cartons
40s 14.00-15.00
50s 14.00-15.00
60s 14.00-15.00
70s 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00
80s 8.50-9.00
90s 8.00 occas higher & lower
100s 8.00 occas higher & lower
U.S. Two
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 3.00-3.50 mostly 3.50
50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.00-7.00
U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 few lower occas higher
Round Red U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-12.00 mostly 11.00
Yellow Type U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-14.00 mostly 14.00
UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: SUPPLY NORKOTAH VERY LIGHT. DEMAND CARTONS 40-70S EXCEEDS OFFERINGS,
U.S. TWO GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT. 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 3.00-3.50 mostly 3.00 occas higher
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 2.50-3.00 mostly 2.50 occas higher & lower
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-4.50 mostly 4.00 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.00 mostly 3.50 occas higher & lower
50 lb cartons
40s 16.50-17.00 occas higher
50s 16.50-17.00 occas higher
60s 16.50-17.00 occas higher
70s 14.00-14.50 occas higher
80s 8.00-8.50 occas higher
90s 5.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher
100s 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.00 occas higher
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50
10 oz min 7.00-8.00
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-3.50 mostly 3.00 occas higher
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 2.50-3.00 mostly 2.50 occas higher & lower
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-4.50 mostly 4.00 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.00 mostly 3.50 occas higher & lower
50 lb cartons
40s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50
50s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50
60s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50
70s 14.00
80s 8.00-8.50
90s 6.00-6.25
100s 5.00-5.25
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 3.50-4.00
10 oz min 7.00-7.50


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