Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Idaho Falls, ID
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 13-MAR-2018                             
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
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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 38/61
Pasco, WA Mostly Cloudy 36/62
Mount Vernon, WA Overcast 54/59 Windy
Ontario, OR Partly Cloudy 41/66
Twin Falls, Clear 31/63
Idaho Falls, ID Clear 26/55
Monte Vista, CO Partly Cloudy 20/56 
Stevens Point, WI Overcast 22/29 Windy
Antigo, WI Overcast 17/26 Windy
North Platte, NE Clear 18/54
Grand Forks, ND Mostly Cloudy 5/32
Ica, Peru Partly Cloudy 70/91
Lima, Peru Partly Cloudy 67/79
Fort Myers, FL Overcast 48/69
Tampico, Mexico Cloudy 65/70                                                                                


CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  
Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks 
 med 9.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-12.50 occas higher    

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season   
---POTATOES: SUPPLY ROUND RED LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.50 
 50s 12.50-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.50 
 60s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.50 
 70s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.50 
 80s 11.50-15.50 mostly 12.50-13.00 
 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 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 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 occas higher 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 10.25-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 
 sz B 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 9.25-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 
 sz B 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00                         

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks  
 col 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 
 jbo 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 
 med 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 occas lower 
White 50 lb sacks 
 jbo 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 
 med 10.00-12.00  
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 4.50-6.50 mostly 5.50 
 med 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.50                                                                    

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 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 7.00 
 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 few as low as 7.50 
 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 
 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 
 80s 9.00-10.00 few high as 12.00 
 90s 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.50 
 100s 8.00-9.00 occas higher 
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 occas lower 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 12.50-13.50 mostly 12.75 occas lower 
 sz B 20.50-22.75 mostly 20.50-20.75 occas lower 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 18.00-26.00 mostly 22.50-24.50 occas lower 
 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 occas lower 
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" 46.75-50.75 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 10.00-12.75 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  
Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
 Super Col 9.00-10.00  
 col 8.00-9.00 occas lower 
 jbo 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas lower 
 med 4.00-5.00  
Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher & 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 MODERATE. MARKET MED REDS HIGHER, OTHERS STEADY.  
Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks 
 col 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 
 jbo 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occasional 10.00 
 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 
Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons  
 jbo 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occasional 14.00 
White 50 lb sacks 
 jbo 8.00-10.00 occasional lower occasional 12.00 
 med 10.00-12.00 occasional lower 
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks 
 jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 
 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 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 MODERATE. MARKET ROUND RED LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.     
Round Red U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas lower 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas lower 
 sz B 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00  
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.50 occas lower 
 sz B 15.50-17.50 mostly 16.50-17.00   
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occas lower 
 sz B 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas lower 
 sz B 8.25-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher & lower 
Yellow Type U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-11.75   
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 11.00-11.75  
 sz B 7.50  
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 occas higher 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 16.00-17.50   
 sz B 9.00  
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 MODERATE. 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 occasional 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 FAIRLY LIGHT.  
Round Red U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 10.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 fair appearance 8.00-12.00 
 sz B 12.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 fair appearance 12.00-14.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00 occas higher 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 
Yellow Type U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fair appearance 9.00-14.00 
 sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 32.00-40.00 mostly 35.00 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-8.00 mostly 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 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. 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 occasional lower 
 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-10.00 occasional 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 occasional 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 CARTON 50-80S GOOD, BALES LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT.      
MARKET NORKOTAH CARTON 60-70S HIGHER, 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 5.00-5.50
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 
 50s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 
 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 
 70s 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 
 80s 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 
 90s 9.00-13.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 
 100s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 6 oz min 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 
 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 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.50 
 50s 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.50 
 60s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 
 70s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 
 80s 9.50-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 
 90s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 
 100s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 6 oz min 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00-5.00 
 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00