Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Idaho Falls, ID
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 03-JAN-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 Mostly Cloudy 19/31
Pasco, WA Mostly Cloudy 29/32
Mount Vernon, WA Partly Cloudy 27/45
Ontario, OR Partly Cloudy 18/31 
Twin Falls, ID Partly Cloudy 16/33
Idaho Falls, ID Partly Cloudy 7/26
Monte Vista, CO Partly Cloudy -3/40
Stevens Point, WI Partly Cloudy 5/7 Windy
Antigo, WI Partly Cloudy 4/7 Windy
North Platte, NE Partly Cloudy 5/31
Grand Forks, ND Mostly Cloudy -11/-3
Ica, Peru Partly Cloudy 64/92
Lima, Peru Mostly Cloudy 66/76                                                                                


CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. 
Cold weather and Truck shortage has curtailed movement. 
Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks  
 med 10.00-12.50                                                                

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season   
---POTATOES: DEMAND RUSSET FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET RUSSET BALED   
AND RUSSET CARTONS 40S-80S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 
Cold weather and Truck shortage has curtailed movement. 
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-8.25 mostly 7.50 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.25 mostly 8.50 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 12.00-14.25 mostly 13.00-13.50 
 50s 12.00-14.25 mostly 13.00-13.50 
 60s 12.00-14.25 mostly 13.00-13.50 
 70s 12.00-14.25 mostly 13.00-13.50 
 80s 11.50-14.00 mostly 12.50-13.50 
 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 
 100s 10.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 
Round Red U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 few higher 
 sz B 16.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 few higher 
 sz B 15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 
Yellow Type U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 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       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW COLOSSAL, AND REDS LOWER, OTHERS 
STEADY. 
Truck availability limiting movement. 
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks 
 col 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 
 jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 
 med 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 occas lower 
White 50 lb sacks 
 jbo 17.00-18.00  
 med 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 
 med 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50                                                     

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season     
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CARTON 70S-80S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS    
ABOUT STEADY. 
Truck availability limiting movement. 
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.00  
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 7.00  
50 lb cartons 
 40s 8.00-9.25 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher 
 50s 9.00-10.00 occas higher 
 60s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas higher 
 70s 10.00-11.00  
 80s 10.00-11.00  
 90s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 
 100s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50                                                                    

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 STEADY. 
Rail and truck availability curtailing movement. 
Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
 Super Col 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower 
 col 10.00-11.00 occas lower 
 jbo 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas higher 
 med 5.00-6.00  
White U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
 jbo 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occas higher & lower 
 med 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas lower 
Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 
 med 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00                                                      

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 
Truck availability limiting movement. 
Round Red U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas higher 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas higher 
 sz B 18.50-20.00 mostly 19.00 few lower 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00 occas lower 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.50 occas higher & lower 
 sz B 17.00-18.50 mostly 17.50-18.00 few lower 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 14.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 
 sz B 31.00-33.00 mostly 32.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 
 sz B 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas lower    
Yellow Type U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 sz B 7.50-9.00   
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas lower 
Russet U.S. One ORGANIC 
 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 20.00-22.00  
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 MODERATE. MARKET CARTON 80S HIGHER, U.S. TWO 6 OUNCE LOWER,
OTHERS STEADY. 
Truck shortage curtails movement. 
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50  
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-9.50  
50 lb cartons 
 40s 12.00-14.50 mostly 12.00-12.50 
 50s 12.00-14.50  
 60s 12.00-14.50    
 70s 12.00-14.50  
 80s 11.00-14.50  
 90s 11.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 100s 11.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 
U.S. Two 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00  
 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-9.00                                                   

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON                                                        
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LONG WHITE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.     
Truck shortage slows movement. 
Round Red U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 15.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fair appearance 9.00-16.00 
 sz B 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 fair appearance 12.00-18.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-9.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher
Long White U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 25.00-30.00 fair appearance 20.00 
 sz B 12.00-20.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 36.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-6.00  
Yellow Type U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fair appearance 10.00-17.00 
 sz B 12.00-18.00 mostly 14.00 occas lower 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas higher                                                                         

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 STEADY. 
Severe winter storm curtailing movement. 
Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons 
 jbo 15.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas lower                                                        

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 
Truck shortage curtails movement. 
Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 
 50s 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 
 60s 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 
 70s 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 
 80s 11.00-12.00 mostly 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 6.00-6.50 occas lower 
 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-10.00  
U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.00-10.50  
Round Red U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-13.00  
Yellow Type U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-12.50     

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. 
Rail and truck shortage curtailing movement. 
Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min 
 baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas lower 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-7.75 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 
 50s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 
 60s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 
 70s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 
 80s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 
 90s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 few lower 
 100s 10.00-12.50 mostly 12.00-12.50   
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 6 oz min 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas lower 
 10 oz min 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min 
 baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas lower 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 
 50s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 
 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 
 70s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 80s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 90s 10.50-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 100s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 6 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 
 10 oz min 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00