Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 16-APR-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV030                                                                       
WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M.   SNOW SHOWERS  31      YESTERDAY'S HIGH   39          
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet MX 40 lb    
cartons col 23.00 jbo 22.00-23.00 few 19.00 Grano MX 50 lb sacks col 14.00 jbo 
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 Repacked Local and Enroute master container 16  
3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00 med 14.00-14.50 rpkr sz 12.00-13.00 Hybrid NV 50 
lb sacks jbo 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 Hybrid - Marked Sweet CA 40 lb     
cartons col 23.00-24.00 occas lower Spanish Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb sacks jbo       
12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 White MX 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-19.00 mostly     
16.00-18.00 NV 50 lb sacks jbo 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 Local Repack     
master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 24.00-26.00 rpkr sz 20.00-22.00 occas  
lower master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 24.00 cartons 12 2-lb mesh sacks 
med 14.00-15.00 Boilers ID/OR 25 lb sacks 24.00 Red Globe Type ID/OR 25 lb     
sacks jbo 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower NV 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00  
Local Repack master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 18.00 cartons 12 2-lb mesh
sacks med 13.00 Pearl Type Red Repacked Enroute cartons 12 10-oz packages      
19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 White Repacked Enroute cartons 12 10-oz packages
19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Yellow Repacked Enroute cartons 12 10-oz        
packages 20.00-22.00 occas lower Sets Red ID 32 lb sacks 21.50 White ID 32 lb  
sacks 21.50 Yellow ID 32 lb sacks 21.50                                        
---POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One baled 5 10-lb   
film bags non sz A 13.00-13.50 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A    
14.00-14.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 17.00-17.50 mostly 17.50 50s         
17.00-17.50 mostly 17.50 60s 18.00-18.50 70s 18.00-18.50 few 19.00 80s         
18.00-18.50 few 20.00 90s 16.50-17.00 occas lower 100s 15.00-15.50 mostly 15.50
120s 15.00-15.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 13.00 Norkotah ID U.S. One 50  
lb cartons 50s 17.00-17.50 few sales 60s 18.00-18.50 few sales 70s 17.00-17.50 
few sales 80s 18.00-18.50 few sales 90s 16.00-16.50 few sales 100s 15.00 few   
sales WI U.S. Two 24 inch bins 100 10-lb film bags irreg sz 1.45 8-lb filmbag  
loose Sz-A 1.45 Round Red FL U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 18.00-19.00 sz B        
22.00-24.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 12.50-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 sz B
19.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 14.00-18.00 mostly
16.00-17.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00    
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 26.00-28.00 50 lb cartons Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"     
40.00 50.00 Round White Local Repack U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 24.00 Creamers
3/4-1 5/8" 62.00 50 lb sacks sz A 20.00-22.00 sz B 26.00 Long White CA U.S. One
50 lb cartons sz A 32.00-34.00 Purple Type CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A      
42.00-45.00 mostly 43.00-44.00 few 40.00 Yellow Type FL U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz
A 26.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb cartons Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00 Yukon Gold MN/ND
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00 sz B 16.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10    
5-lb film bags sz A 18.00-20.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 16.00-19.00 mostly
17.00-18.00 Fingerling French CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons 52.00-55.00 mostly     
53.00-54.00 20 lb cartons 27.75 Mixed Varieties Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 lb
cartons 94.00-95.00 10 lb cartons 26.00 Red Thumb Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 
lb cartons 63.00 Russian Banana Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons        
48.00-52.50                                                                    

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks jbo 32.50 master container 16 3-lb 
mesh sacks med 32.50 White NV 50 lb sacks jbo 43.50 master container 16 3-lb   
mesh sacks med 44.50 Red WA 25 lb sacks jbo 43.50 Globe Type WA master         
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 41.50                                         
---POTATOES: Russet Burbank WI U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 26.50 
Norkotah ID/OR U.S. One 50 lb cartons 70s 42.50 Round Red CD Manitoba Canada   
No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 29.50 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 29.50
Yellow Type Yukon Gold CD Manitoba Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz 
A 29.50 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 29.50 Fingerling Russian Banana CA U.S.   
One 20 lb cartons 23.50-24.50