Potato, onion shipping point report

A roundup of national potato and onion prices.

Idaho Falls Shipping Point Prices as of June 24

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.

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 63/84

Pasco, WA Partly Cloudy 64/87

Klamath Falls, OR Partly Cloudy 49/77

Twin Falls, ID Partly Cloudy 53/89

Idaho Falls, ID Partly Cloudy 46/83

Alamosa, CO Partly Cloudy 44/81

Stevens Point, WI Partly Cloudy 60/80

Antigo, WI Partly Cloudy 60/76

Bakersfield, CA Clear 72/97

Fresno, CA Partly Cloudy 69/97

Las Cruces, NM Partly Cloudy 71/95

Vidalia, GA Mostly Cloudy 72/89

Immokalee, FL Partly Cloudy 73/94

McAllen, TX Partly Cloudy 79/96 Haze

San Antonio, TX Mostly Cloudy 78/92

CENTRAL WISCONSIN

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2013 Season

---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.

Prices represent few open sales.

Russet Norkotah U.S. One

baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00

baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00

50 lb cartons

40s 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

50s 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

60s 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

70s 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

80s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00

90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00

100s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2013 Season

---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES MODERATE, OTHERS LIGHT.

MARKET CARTONS 50S AND 60S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.

Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2” or 4-oz Min

baled 5 10-lb film bags

sz A 6.00-6.50

non sz A 4.00-5.00

baled 10 5-lb film bags

sz A 7.00-7.50

non sz A 5.00-6.00

50 lb cartons

40s 10.00 occas higher & lower

50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas higher

60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher

70s 10.00-12.00 occas higher

80s 10.00-11.00 occas higher

90s 10.00 occas higher & lower

100s 8.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks

10 oz min 5.00-6.00

FLORIDA

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2014 Season

---POTATOES: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.

Wide range in quality.

Round Red U.S. One

50 lb cartons

sz A 9.25-11.25 mostly 10.25-11.25 occas lower

sz B 10.25-14.25 mostly 11.25-14.25 occas lower

Creamers 3/4-1 5/8” 15.00-20.75

50 lb sacks

sz A 7.75-9.75 mostly 8.75-9.75 occas lower

sz B 8.75-12.75 mostly 9.75-12.75 occas lower

tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt

sz A 14.50-18.50 mostly 16.50-18.50 occas lower

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks

sz A 5.00-6.75

sz B 8.75 occas lower

KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2014 Season

---POTATOES: DEMAND ROUND RED FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT.

MARKET TOTE WHITE & RUSSET CARTONS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.

Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One

50 lb cartons

40s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00

50s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00

60s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00

70s 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00

80s 13.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

90s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00

100s 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00

50 lb sacks per cwt

sz A 12.00

5-9 oz 14.00

Round Red U.S. One

50 lb cartons

sz A 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occas lower

sz B 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00

Creamers 3/4-1 5/8” 25.00-40.00 mostly 30.00

tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt

sz A 12.00-14.00 occas higher

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas higher

Long White U.S. One

50 lb cartons

sz A 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00

sz B 8.00-12.00

Creamers 3/4-1 5/8” 28.00-40.00 mostly 28.00-30.00

tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt

sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-7.00 mostly 5.00

Yellow Type U.S. One

50 lb cartons

sz A 10.00-12.00 occas higher

sz B 8.00-10.00 occas highee & lower

Creamers 3/4-1 5/8” 25.00-40.00 mostly 30.00

tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt

sz A 12.00-18.00 mostly 14.00

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas higher

KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2013 Season

---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET BARELY STEADY.

Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One

baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-6.50 mostly 5.00

baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-7.50 mostly 6.00

50 lb cartons

40s 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

50s 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

60s 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

70s 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

80s 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00

90s 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00

100s 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks

6 oz min 3.50-7.50 mostly 3.50

10 oz min 4.50-9.50 mostly 4.50-6.00

SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT TEXAS

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2014 Season

---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.

Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks

col 10.00-11.00

jbo 8.00-10.00

med 7.00-9.00

rpkr sz 6.00-8.00

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2014 Season

---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET MEDIUM RED FLAT TYPE LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.

Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks

Super Col 9.00-10.00

col 7.00-8.00 occas higher

jbo 6.50-8.00 occas lower

med 6.50-7.50 occas lower

White 50 lb sacks supplies insufficient to quote

Red

Flat Type 40 lb cartons

jbo 12.95-14.95

med 10.95

Globe Type 25 lb sacks

jbo 6.00-6.50 occas lower

med 5.00-5.50 occas lower

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2013 Season

---POTATOES: DEMAND BULK FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT.

MARKET BULK SLIGHTLY HIGHER, BALED & CARTON 40S LOWER, OTHERS BARELY STEADY.

Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One

baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.00 occas higher & lower

baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.00 occas higher & lower

50 lb cartons

40s 10.00-12.00 occas higher & lower

50s 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00

60s 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00

70s 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00

80s 11.00-13.00 occas higher

90s 10.00-11.00 occas higher

100s 10.00-11.00

U.S. Two

baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00

50 lb sacks 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 occas higher

U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.50

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2014 Season

---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.

Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks

Super Col 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas lower

col 9.00-10.00 occas lower

jbo 8.00-9.00

med 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 rpkr sz 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas lower

White 50 lb sacks

jbo 12.00 occas higher & lower

med 10.00 occas lower

Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks

jbo 7.00-8.00

med 5.00-7.00

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2013 Season

---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET BALED & CARTON 40-80S LOWER, OTHERS BARELY STEADY.

Russet Burbank U.S. One 2” or 4-oz Min

baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50

baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.75-4.00 occas higher & lower

baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50

baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.75-5.00 occas higher & lower

50 lb cartons

40s 9.00-10.00 few lower occas higher

50s 9.00-10.00 few lower occas higher

60s 9.00-10.00 few lower occas higher

70s 9.00-10.00 few lower occas higher

80s 9.00-10.00 few lower occas higher

90s 8.00-9.00 few lower occas higher

100s 8.00-9.00 few lower occas higher

U.S. Two 50 lb sacks

6 oz min 6.00-7.00

10 oz min 7.00-8.00

VIDALIA DISTRICT GEORGIA

Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis

2014 Season

---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER.

SPECIAL STORAGE

Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet U.S. One 40 lb cartons

jbo 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher & lower

ORGANIC 40 lb cartons

jbo 24.00-26.00



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