Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV030                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am  Mostly Cloudy  60   Yesterday's High   75                   
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET  YELLOW SPANISH HYBRID AND YELLOW HYBRID SUPER COLOSSAL 
LOWER; ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Boilers NY 25 lb sacks sml 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00  
Globe Type CD Quebec 50 lb sacks jbo 14.00 NY 50 lb sacks jbo 14.00 10 lb sacks
med-lge 3.00-5.00 mostly 3.50-3.75 master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 
16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 Granex - Marked Sweet PE 40 lb cartons jbo 23.00-25.00
mostly 23.00-24.00 Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks Super Col 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 col
14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 jbo 13.50-16.00 mostly 15.00 10 lb sacks jbo    
5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks jbo 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 lge   
3.00-5.00 mostly 3.50 master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 17.00-19.00  
mostly 19.00 master container 15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-18.00 mostly    
18.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00     
Hybrid - Marked Sweet CA 40 lb cartons jbo 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 Spanish    
Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb sacks Super Col 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 col 15.00-17.00    
mostly 16.00 jbo 13.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 White CA 25 lb sacks jbo 16.00-17.00 
mostly 16.00 ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 WA 25 lb sacks jbo 
16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 Local Repack 25 lb sacks jbo 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 
Boilers ID/OR 25 lb sacks sml 18.00 occas high as 21.00 WA 25 lb sacks sml     
18.00 occas high as 21.00 Local Repack 25 lb sacks sml 18.00 occas high as     
21.00 Red Globe Type CD Quebec master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med         
20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-15.00 mostly 14.00  
med 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 NY 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 med   
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-21.00   
mostly 20.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.00 master         
container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Pearl Type Red 
Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00
White Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-18.00 mostly      
16.00-17.00 Yellow Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-18.00
mostly 16.00-17.00                                                             
---POTATOES:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons  
40s 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 50s 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 60s 19.00-20.00      
mostly 20.00 70s 19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 80s 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00   
90s 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 100s 19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 120s          
19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 Norkotah ID U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A     
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 non sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 6-10 oz 18.00-21.00 
mostly 19.00-20.00 50 lb cartons 40s 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 occas lower 50s  
17.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occas lower 60s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occas lower  
70s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occas lower 80s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occas    
lower 90s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occas lower 100s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00   
occas lower 120s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 occas lower MN U.S. One 50 lb cartons
60s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occas lower 70s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 80s      
15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 90s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 100s 15.00-16.00 mostly  
15.00 120s 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 occas lower WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons 60s  
19.00 occas lower 70s 19.00 occas lower Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb    
film bags non sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 Round Red CD Quebec Canada No. 1   
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 19.00 non sz A 21.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 50 lb     
sacks sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 sz B 18.00 MN U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz
A 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 one label 20.00 sz B 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 
holdovers 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A       
13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 sz B 15.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 fr appear 6.00-7.00     
mostly 6.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00-25.00 mostly 22.00 ew         
fineappear 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 sz B 26.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 Few          
fineappear 32.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 45.00-60.00 mostly 50.00-55.00 Local      
Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 19.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 50 lb    
sacks sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 sz B 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00 Round White  
CD Quebec Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 16.00-17.00 mostly     
16.00 50 lb sacks Chef 13.50-15.00 mostly 14.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 
5-lb film bags non sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 No Grade Marks 10 lb          
open-window sacks loose non sz A 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.25 Long White WA U.S. One  
50 lb cartons sz A 33.00-36.00 mostly 33.00 Few sz B 30.00 Few Creamers 3/4-1  
5/8" 50.00-60.00 mostly 55.00 Purple Type Repacked Local and Enroute U.S. One  
50 lb cartons sz A 50.00 Few sz B 50.00 Few Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00    
mostly 55.00 Few Yellow Type CD Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons Chef         
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb sacks sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 Chef        
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 33.00-35.00 mostly     
34.00 sz B 26.00-30.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-60.00      
mostly 55.00 Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 31.00-35.00  
mostly 31.00-32.00 Few 50 lb cartons sz B 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 50 lb sacks 
sz A 32.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 sz B 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 Creamers     
3/4-1 5/8" 55.00-60.00 mostly 60.00 Fingerling Mixed Varieties CA No Grade     
Marks 20 lb cartons 25.00-28.00 mostly 28.00 Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20
lb cartons 25.00-28.00 mostly 28.00 Purple Peruvian CA No Grade Marks 20 lb    
cartons 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 
28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 Ruby Crescent CA No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons         
28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons   
28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-30.00 Russian Banana CA No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons  
22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons   
22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 NEW CROP Round Red CD Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb 
sacks sz B 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 NC U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 15.00-17.00   
mostly 17.00 New Crop sz B 20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 New Crop VA U.S. One 50 lb 
sacks sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 New Crop sz B 23.00-28.00 mostly           
25.00-26.00 New Crop No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00 New Crop Round White
CD Prince Edward Island U.S. One 50 lb sacks Chef 18.00 Quebec U.S. One 50 lb  
sacks Chef 22.00 OLD CROP Round White CD Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks Chef  
17.00                                                                          

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet PE 40 lb cartons jbo 27.00 Hybrid  
Local Repack 50 lb sacks jbo 36.00 med-lge 36.00 master container 16 3-lb mesh 
sacks rpkr sz 40.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 38.00 White    
Local Repack 40 lb cartons jbo 35.00 Red Globe Type Local Repack 40 lb cartons 
jbo 37.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 42.00                        
---POTATOES: Russet Norkotah Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz
A 47.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 47.00 50 lb cartons 70s 56.00 Round Red   
Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 47.00 baled 16 3-lb film  
bags sz A 47.00 50 lb cartons sz A 32.00 Yellow Type Local Repack U.S. One     
cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 47.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 34.00 50 lb  
cartons sz A 50.00