Fresh Russet Potato Market Report

Nov. 5

Shipping Area FWA Chg GRI Chg 70 ct  Chg 10# Film   Chg
Wisconsin21.01 0.0012.140.0033.500.0017.500.00
Idaho Norkotahs22.270.8012.230.6031.000.0016.001.00
Columbia Basin22.070.3910.960.2431.000.0014.500.50
 San Luis Valley19.550.0011.520.0030.000.0015.500.00
 Idaho Burbanksnananananananana

Market Commentary: Idaho Russet table potato prices and shipments continued to climb last week.

Notes: Prices are Friday mostly quotes. All prices are in dollars per 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, on a delivered to packing shed basis. Idaho GRIs are based on a 60% packout for Burbanks and a 75% packout for Norkotahs.

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