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WA_FV103 WASHINGTON, DC 29-AUG-2014 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Friday, August 29, 2014 NO REPORTS WILL BE ISSUED ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 IN OBSERVANCE OF THE LABOR DAY HOLIDAY Provided by: USDA AMS Fruit and Vegetable Market News Released by: Market News Customer Service Center - Fresno, CA Phone: (559) 487-5178 Fax (559) 487-5199 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. Basis of Sale Definitions: Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer. BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 29-AUG-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. DELAWARE Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 7.00 Chef 10.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 14.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 11.00 occas lower IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 29-AUG-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Rain & wet fields curtail harvest. Truck shortage limits movement. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons sz A 8.75-10.00 mostly 9.00 occas lower sz B 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-13.50 occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 20.00-30.00 mostly 20.00 50 lb sacks sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 occas lower sz B 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 2.75-4.50 mostly 3.00-4.00 occas higher sz B 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 occas higher Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.50-12.50 mostly 12.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 11.50-12.50 mostly 12.00 occas lower sz B 8.50-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas lower Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 20.00-25.00 mostly 20.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 18.00-20.00 CENTRAL WISCONSIN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Truck shortage limits movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 80s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 90s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 100s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 sz B 10.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 sz B 9.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks jbo 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 med 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 med 10.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 occas higher med 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.00-5.50 non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.00-6.50 non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 50 lb cartons 40s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower 50s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower 60s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower 70s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower 80s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower 90s 6.00-7.00 occas higher & lower 100s 6.00-7.00 occas higher & lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower col 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 med 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 occas higher med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 med 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.25-5.00 mostly 4.50 occas higher baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 5.25-6.00 mostly 5.50 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 50 lb cartons 40s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 50s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 60s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 70s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 80s 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 90s 6.00-7.00 100s 6.00-7.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 10 oz min 7.00 Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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