BC-USDA-Onion and Pots

11/25/2014 2:30 PM
By Associated Press

IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 25-NOV-2014
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 Overcast 32/41
Pasco, WA Overcast 57/45 Light Rain
Mount Vernon, WA Overcast 43/52
Twin Falls, ID Overcast 42/54 Windy
Idaho Falls, ID Overcast 35/42 Windy
Ontario, OR Overcast 35/50
Klamath Falls, OR Partly Cloudy 37/54
Stevens Point, WI Partly Cloudy 17/23
Antigo, WI Mostly Cloudy 17/21
Monte Vista, CO Partly Cloudy 2/37
North Platte, NE Overcast 14/45 Windy
Grand Forks, ND Overcast 10/23
Ica, Peru Partly Cloudy 60/79
Lima, Peru Cloudy 64/72
CENTRAL WISCONSIN
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.
Truck shortage is curtailing movement.
Yellow Globe Type U.S. One
50 lb sacks
med 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00
master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks
med 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher
CENTRAL WISCONSIN
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Truck shortage is curtailing movement.
Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.25-6.50
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.25-7.50
50 lb cartons
40s 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50
50s 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50
60s 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50
70s 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50
80s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.50-9.50
90s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas lower
100s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas lower
Round Red U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00
50 lb cartons
sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50
sz B 14.50-17.00 mostly 15.50-16.00 few higher and lower
50 lb sacks
sz A 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50
sz B 13.50-16.00 mostly 14.50-15.00 few higher and lower
Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 11.00-15.00 mostly 11.50-13.00
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.
Truck shortage limiting movement.
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks
col 6.00-6.50 occas lower
jbo 4.50-5.00 occas higher
med 3.00-4.00
White 50 lb sacks
jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas lower
med 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 occas lower
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00
med 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00 occas lower
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.
Movement curtailed by truck shortage.
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb film bags
sz A 4.00-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas higher
non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 occas higher
baled 10 5-lb film bags
sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas higher
non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas higher
50 lb cartons
40s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50
50s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas higher
60s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas higher
70s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas higher
80s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher
90s 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00
100s 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
10 oz min 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.50
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.
Truck shortage limiting movement.
Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks
Super Col 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas lower
col 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00
jbo 4.50-5.00 mostly 5.00
med 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00 occas higher
White U.S. One 50 lb sacks
jbo 12.00 occas higher
med 10.00 occas higher
Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks
jbo 6.50-7.00 occas lower
med 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.00 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 GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Truck shortage limits movement.
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.00
50 lb cartons
40s 10.00-12.35 mostly 10.00
50s 10.00-12.35 mostly 10.00
60s 10.00-12.35 mostly 10.00
70s 10.00-12.35 mostly 10.00
80s 8.00-13.25 mostly 10.00
90s 8.00-11.00
100s 8.00-10.50
MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Truck shortage limits movement.
Round Red U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher
50 lb cartons
sz A 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher
sz B 15.00-16.50 mostly 16.50 occas higher
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 22.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00
50 lb sacks
sz A 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas higher
sz B 13.50-15.00 mostly 15.00 occas higher
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 occas higher
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50
sz B 7.00-9.00 occas higher
Yellow Type U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.50-14.50 mostly 11.50-12.00
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 18.00-25.00 mostly 18.00-19.00
NEBRASKA
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.
Truck shortage slows movement.
Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00
50 lb cartons
40s 8.50-10.00
50s 9.00-10.00
60s 9.00-10.00
70s 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00
80s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50
90s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00
100s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00
U.S. Two
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.50-5.00
50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00
NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LONG WHITE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Truck shortage slows movement. Wide range in appearance.
Round Red
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 occas higher & lower fair appearance 7.00-13.00 mostly 10.00
sz B 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occas lower fair appearance 13.00-15.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 32.00-36.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 5.00-6.00
Long White
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 16.00-18.00 occas higher fair appearance 10.00-14.00
sz B 10.00-12.00 occas higher
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-36.00 mostly 30.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 5.00-6.00
Yellow Type
U.S. One 50 lb cartons
sz A 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 fair appearance 10.00-14.00
sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher & lower
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
sz A 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas higher
PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons
jbo 13.50-17.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 few higher
SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Truck shortage limits movement.
Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 6.50
50 lb cartons
40s 8.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 occas higher & lower
50s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 few lower
60s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 few lower
70s 8.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 few lower occas higher
80s 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 occas lower
90s 8.00 occas higher & lower
100s 8.00 occas higher & lower
U.S. Two
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00
50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-8.00
U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 5.00-6.50 mostly 6.00
Round Red U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.00
Yellow Type U.S. One
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00
UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis
2014 Season
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.
Movement slowed by truck shortage.
Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.00
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-4.50
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 5.50-6.00
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.00
50 lb cartons
40s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50
50s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50
60s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50
70s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50
80s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas higher
90s 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 occas higher
100s 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 6.50-7.50 occas higher
10 oz min 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 occas higher
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min
baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.25-5.50 mostly 5.00
50 lb cartons
40s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher
50s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher
60s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher
70s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher
80s 9.50-10.00 mostly 9.50
90s 8.50-9.00 mostly 8.50
100s 7.50
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks
6 oz min 5.50-6.00
10 oz min 6.50-8.00 mostly 8.00


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