Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Idaho Falls, ID
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 12-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                                                                        
                                                                                
****No reports will be issued on Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of 
the Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.. The next report will be 
issued on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.****


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 32/40 
Pasco, WA Mostly Cloudy 32/46 
Mount Vernon, WA Overcast 37/48 Mist/Rain
Ontario, OR Mostly Cloudy 31/51
Twin Falls, Partly Cloudy 39/44 Windy
Idaho Falls, ID Mostly Cloudy 34/38 Windy
Monte Vista, CO Partly Cloudy 2/42 Windy
Stevens Point, WI Clear 6/12 Windy
Antigo, WI Clear 3/9 Windy
North Platte, NE Overcast 3/14
Grand Forks, ND Clear -19/-10
Ica, Peru Partly Cloudy 68/87
Lima, Peru Cloudy 67/79                                                                                


CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. 
Truck shortage has curtailed movement. 
Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks 
 med 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 YELLOW TYPE LIGHT. DEMAND RUSSET EXCEEDS OFFERINGS, OTHERS 
MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. 
Truck shortage has curtailed movement. 
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-8.25 mostly 7.50-8.00 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.25 mostly 8.50-9.00 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 
 50s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 
 60s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 
 70s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 
 80s 11.50-15.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 
 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 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 GOOD. MARKET STEADY. 
Truck availability limiting sales and movement. 
Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks 
 col 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 
 jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 
 med 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00 occas lower 
White 50 lb sacks  
 jbo 17.00-18.00 occas lower 
 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 occas higher 
 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 CARTON 50S-70S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT  
STEADY. 
Truck availability limiting sales and movement. 
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 
50 lb cartons 
 40s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 few high as 11.00 
 50s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 few high as 12.00 
 60s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 few high as 12.00 
 70s 10.00-11.00 few high as 12.00 
 80s 9.50-11.00 few high as 12.00 
 90s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas lower 
 100s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas higher                  

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY. 
Rail and truck availability limiting sales and 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  
 jbo 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas higher 
 med 5.00-6.00 occas lower 
White U.S. One 50 lb sacks   
 jbo 17.00-18.00 occas higher 
 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 
 med 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower                                                               

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. 
Truck availability limiting sales and movement. 
Round Red U.S. One 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas higher 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas higher 
 sz B 18.50-19.50 mostly 18.50-19.00 few lower 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00 occas lower & higher 
50 lb sacks 
 sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas higher 
 sz B 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-17.50 few lower 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 occas higher 
 sz B 31.00-33.00 mostly 31.50-32.00 occas lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 
 sz A 6.00-6.25 mostly 6.00 occas higher 
 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 10.25-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.25 occas higher & lower 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 10.25-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.25 occas higher & lower 
 sz B 7.50-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.50 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 occas higher 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
 sz A 14.50-17.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occas lower & higher 
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. 
Truck shortage limiting sales and 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 11.50-14.50 
 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: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. 
Truck shortage limiting movement. 
Round Red U.S. One 
50 lb cartons 
 sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fair appearance 9.00-16.00 
 sz B 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fair appearance 12.00-18.00 
 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occas higher & lower 
U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 occas higher 
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 higher & 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 FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  
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 BALES MODERATE,OTHERS GOOD. MARKET STEADY. 
Truck shortage limiting sales and 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 CARTON 40-70S GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. 
Rail and truck shortage lmiting sales and 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 9.50-11.00 mostly 9.75-10.00 
 50s 9.50-11.00 mostly 9.75-10.00 
 60s 11.50-13.00 mostly 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 11.00-12.00 
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 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas lower 
 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower  
 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas lower 
 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 
50 lb cartons
 40s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00 
 50s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00 
 60s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 
 70s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 80s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 90s 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 
 100s 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