Fresh Russet Potato Market Report
|Shipping Area||FWA||Chg||GRI||Chg||70 ct||Chg||10# Film||Chg|
|San Luis Valley||29.67||-0.47||18.60||-0.41||45.00||-2.00||23.00||-1.00|
Market Commentary: Russet table potato prices began to increased in Idaho and the Columbia Basin last week. Prices declined in Wisconsin and the San Luis Valley. Russet table potato prices began to increased in Idaho and the Columbia Basin last week. Prices declined in Wisconsin and the San Luis Valley.
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.