Prices are weekly averages of daily prices. All prices are in dollars per hundredweight (cwt). FWA is a weighted average of shipping point prices for common packs in each area. Weights differ by area. GRI is the Grower Returns Index for each individual area.

FRESH RUSSET POTATO MARKET REPORT

(North American Potato Market News)

(USDA Market News)

Oct. 29

Russet table potato price activity was erratic last week. Idaho prices remained fairly stable in spite of heavy shipments.

STATE

FWA Chg GRI Chg 70 ct Chg 10 lb. Film Chg

IDAHO BURBANK

$15.89 $0.05 $7.46 $0.03 $19.50 $0 $14.50 $0

IDAHO NORKOTAH

$14.48 $0.11 $7.27 $0.08 $16 $0 $14.50 $0

COLUMBIA BASIN

$14.65 $0.64 $7 $0.40 $16 $0 $13 $1

KLAMATH BASIN

$15.30 -$1.07 $6.97 -$0.75 $19.50 -$2.50 $13 -$0.50

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