Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Idaho Falls, ID
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 22-MAR-2018                             
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
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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 39/57 Windy
Pasco, WA Overcast 40/58 Light Rain/Fog/Windy
Mount Vernon, WA Overcast 45/50 Rain/Windy
Ontario, OR Overcast 50/60 Light Rain/Fog/Windy
Twin Falls, Overcast 43/56 Rain
Idaho Falls, ID Overcast 34/52 Light Rain
Monte Vista, CO Partly Cloudy 18/64
Stevens Point, WI Clear 14/43
Antigo, WI Clear 12/40
North Platte, NE Clear 30/71
Grand Forks, ND Mostly Cloudy 32/36 Fog/Mist
Ica, Peru Partly Cloudy 67/88
Lima, Peru Cloudy 67/77
Fort Myers, FL Clear 55/71 Windy
Tampico, Mexico Mostly Cloudy 73/79                                                                                


CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET BALED SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT    
STEADY.  
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-8.75 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-9.75 occas lower 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 
 50s 13.50-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 
 60s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 
 70s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 
 80s 11.50-16.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 
 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00    
 100s 10.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-11.00                                            

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW MEDIUM SLIGHTLY HIGHER, YELLOW   
JUMBO LOWER, OTHERS STEADY.  
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks 
 col 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 
 jbo 6.00-7.00 occas lower 
 med 4.00-5.00 occas lower 
White 50 lb sacks   
 jbo 8.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 occas higher 
 med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks  
 jbo 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas higher 
 med 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas higher                                                  

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season      
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 50S-80S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET CARTON 
50S-60S HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min   
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 8.00-9.00 few as low as 6.50 
 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 occas lower few high as 13.00 
 60s 10.50-13.00 mostly 12.00 
 70s 10.50-13.00 mostly 12.00 
 80s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occas lower 
 90s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 few high as 11.00 
 100s 8.50-9.00 few high as 11.00 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 10 oz min 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher                                             

FLORIDA                                                                        
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  
Round Red U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 14.25-15.00 mostly 14.50 occas lower 
 sz B 22.00-24.50 mostly 22.00-22.50 occas lower 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 36.75-40.75 mostly 38.75-40.75 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 12.50-13.50 mostly 12.75 
 sz B 20.50-22.75 mostly 20.50-20.75 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 18.00-26.00 mostly 20.50-24.50 
 sz B 40.00-44.50 mostly 41.50-44.50 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 9.75-10.75
 sz B 14.50-16.75  
Round White U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 16.00-18.50 mostly 18.50 
 sz B 12.00-18.50 mostly 18.50 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 14.50-16.75 mostly 16.75  
 sz B 10.50-16.75 mostly 16.75 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 32.00-32.50 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 10.75-18.50 mostly 10.75-12.75 
Yellow Type U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 16.50-20.00 mostly 16.50-18.50 
 sz B 12.50-18.00 mostly 12.50 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 45.75-50.75 mostly 50.50-50.75 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 14.75-18.50 mostly 14.75-16.75 
 sz B 10.75-16.50 mostly 10.75 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 28.50-40.00 mostly 28.50-32.50 occas lower 
 sz B 20.50-21.00  
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 10.00-10.75 mostly 10.75 
 sz B 6.75-10.50 mostly 6.75-8.75                      

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW MEDIUM STEADY, OTHERS LOWER.     
Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
 Super Col 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 
 col 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 
 jbo 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 occas lower 
 med 4.00-5.00  
Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 straight loads lower 
 med 5.00-6.00 mostly 6.00                       

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS                                           
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET JUMBO WHITE HIGHER, MEDIUM RED LOWER, OTHERS
STEADY.  
Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks 
 col 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 
 jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 
 med 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 
Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons 
 jbo 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas 14.00 
White 50 lb sacks 
 jbo 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 fineappear 10.00-12.00  
 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 fineappear 10.00-12.00  
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 
 med 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00                                                               

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Round Red U.S. One     
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.50 occas lower 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 7.50-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.50 occas lower 
 sz B 16.50-18.50 mostly 17.50-18.00 occas higher 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00  
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 6.00-8.50 mostly 6.50-8.00 occas lower  
 sz B 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00-16.50 occas higher 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-13.00 occas lower 
 sz B 27.00-31.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 occas higher 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.75-4.50 
 sz B 8.25-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher & lower 
Russet U.S. One ORGANIC 
 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 18.00-20.00 occas higher 
Round Red U.S. One ORGANIC 
 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 21.00-22.00  
Yellow Type U.S. One ORGANIC 
 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 22.00 

NEBRASKA                                                                       
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.50 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.50 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 13.00-14.50 occas lower 
 50s 13.00-14.50  
 60s 13.00-14.50  
 70s 13.00-14.50  
 80s 11.00-13.50  
 90s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 
 100s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 
U.S. Two 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00  
 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 6.00-6.50                           

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON                                                        
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  
Round Red U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 12.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 fair appearance 8.00-14.00 
 sz B 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 fair appearance 12.00-16.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 occas higher 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00 
Yellow Type U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fair appearance 9.00-16.00 
 sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-39.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-7.00                              

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  
Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons 
 jbo 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 occas lower             

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.00 mostly 8.00 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00 
 50s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 
 60s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 
 70s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00 
 80s 11.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 
 90s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 
 100s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 
U.S. Two 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 
 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-10.00 occas lower 
U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 
Round Red U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-14.00 occas lower 
Yellow Type U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.00                                                

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET BURBANK CARTON 60-90S  
AND NORKOTAH CARTON 40-80S HIGHER, BALES STEADY, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  
Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min 
 baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.50 
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 9.00-10.00  
 50s 9.00-10.00  
 60s 11.00-12.00  
 70s 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 
 80s 10.75-14.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 90s 9.50-13.00 mostly 10.00 
 100s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 occas lower
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 6 oz min 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 
 10 oz min 7.00-7.50   
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min 
 baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50 
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 
 50s 10.00  
 60s 10.50-11.00  
 70s 10.50-11.00  
 80s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 
 90s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 
 100s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 6 oz min 4.00-5.00 
 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00