Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV030                                                                       
Weather at 7:00 am  Partly cloudy 53                                           
Yesterday's high  68                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Boilers NY 25 lb sacks sml 6.00   
Globe Type CD Quebec 50 lb sacks col 17.00 occas lower jbo 13.00-16.00 mostly  
14.00 occas low as 11.00 master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 14.00-16.00   
mostly 14.00 NY 50 lb sacks rpkr sz 14.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks  
med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 Repacked Local and Enroute 50 lb sacks rpkr sz
15.00 10 lb sacks lge 2.75-3.50 mostly 3.00 Granex - Marked Sweet PE 40 lb     
cartons col 24.00 jbo 23.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 Grano Local Repack 10 lb sacks  
lge 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 sml-med 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00 master container 10    
5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas lower master container  
15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 occas lower master         
container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 occas lower      
Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks Super Col 21.00 col 20.00 jbo 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00   
med 16.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks med-lge 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 sml-med       
3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00 master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-17.00  
mostly 16.00 master container 15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 15.00-16.00 mostly    
15.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00     
Hybrid - Marked Sweet CA 40 lb cartons jbo 25.00 one label Spanish Hybrid ID/OR
50 lb sacks Super Col 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas low as 17.00 col    
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas lower jbo 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occas  
low as 15.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 master         
container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 master container 
15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 master container 24 2-lb   
mesh sacks med-lge 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 White 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      
18.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 Local Repack 25 lb sacks 18.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 Red 
Globe Type CD Quebec 25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas lower med  
10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 19.00-20.00   
mostly 19.00 ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 med 12.00-14.00    
mostly 13.00 NY 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med  
20.00 WA 25 lb sacks jbo 14.00 med 13.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 5.25-7.00
mostly 7.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00   
Pearl Type Red Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-18.00    
mostly 17.00 White Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-18.00
mostly 17.00 Yellow Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags           
16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00                                                       
---POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons   
40s 22.00 50s 22.00 60s 22.00 70s 22.00 80s 22.00 90s 22.00 100s 22.00 Norkotah
ID U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 non sz A     
15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 50 lb cartons 40s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50s  
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 60s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 70s          
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 80s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 90s          
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 100s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 120s 18.00-20.00  
mostly 18.00 MA U.S. One 50 lb cartons 70s 17.00 80s 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00  
occas high as 20.00 90s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 100s 14.00-15.00 WA U.S. One  
50 lb cartons 70s 21.00 90s 21.00 100s 21.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10    
5-lb film bags sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 occas lower non sz A        
15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00 Round Red CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled  
10 5-lb film bags sz A 18.00 50 lb sacks sz A 16.00 sz B 19.00 No Grade Marks  
50 lb sacks sz A 14.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 18.00  
50 lb sacks sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00 sz B 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 occas  
higher MA U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 15.00 sz B 16.00-17.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb
sacks sz A 23.00 sz B 27.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks
sz A 15.00 sz B 20.00-21.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 28.00-33.00 mostly  
30.00-31.00 sz B 33.00-38.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 55.00 WI   
U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 17.00-18.00 sz B 24.00-26.00 Local Repack U.S. One   
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 23.00 sz B 28.00 Round     
White CD Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks Chef 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 10
lb film bags loose non sz A 2.25-3.00 mostly 2.50-3.00 MA U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
Chef 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non
sz A 19.00 Purple Type WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 55.00 sz B 50.00 Creamers
3/4-1 5/8" 60.00 Yellow Type CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons
Chef 24.00 one label 50 lb sacks Chef 17.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb  
film bags sz A 18.00 50 lb sacks Chef 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 MA U.S. One     
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 18.00 50 lb sacks sz A 15.00 sz B 14.00 Chef 17.00
WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 36.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 occas higher and lower 
sz B 33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00 occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00     
mostly 55.00 50 lb sacks Chef 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 one label Local Repack  
U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 22.00 Fingerling
Mixed Varieties AZ No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 20.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 CA No 
Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 20.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 Repacked Enroute No Grade   
Marks 20 lb cartons 20.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 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                                                 

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Spanish Hybrid Local Repack 50 lb sacks jbo 30.00 med    
30.00 master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 38.00 master container 20    
2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 33.00 White Local Repack 40 lb cartons med 35.00 Red   
Globe Type Local Repack 40 lb cartons med 37.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh  
sacks med 43.00                                                                
---POTATOES: Russet Burbank Local Repack U.S. One 50 lb cartons 80s 43.00      
Norkotah Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 30.00 baled 16   
3-lb film bags sz A 30.00 Round Red Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film 
bags sz A 30.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 30.00 50 lb cartons sz A 47.00    
Yellow Type Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 30.00 baled 16
3-lb film bags sz A 30.00 50 lb cartons sz A 30.00