Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 09-NOV-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV030                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am   Partly Cloudy   40   Yesterday's High   57                 
NOTICE: This office will be closed and no report will be issued Monday,        
November 12, 2018 in observance of the Veterans Day Holiday. The NEPC and BMT  
will remain open for business, next report will be issued Tuesday, Nov 13th.   
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET YELLOW SUPER COLOSSAL AND JUMBO & RED GLOBE TYPE MEDIUM 
HIGHER; RED GLOBE TYPE JUMBO LOWER.  Yellow Boilers NY 25 lb sacks sml         
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 Globe Type CD Quebec 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 mostly  
12.00 NY 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 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 Local Repack 10 lb sacks jbo 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 lge 3.00-5.00    
mostly 3.00-3.50 master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 17.00-19.00 mostly
18.00 master container 15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00     
master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 Granex -  
Marked Sweet PE 40 lb cartons jbo 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 Hybrid WA 50 lb     
sacks Super Col 15.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 col 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 jbo
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 occas low as 11.00 10 lb sacks jbo 5.00-6.00    
mostly 5.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 3.00-5.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 master     
container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 master container 
15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 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 25.00 occas lower Spanish Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb    
sacks Super Col 15.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 col 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 jbo
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 occas low as 11.00 White CA 25 lb sacks jbo     
15.00-16.00 mostly 15.50 ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.50 WA 25  
lb sacks jbo 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.50 Local Repack 25 lb sacks jbo 15.00-16.00 
mostly 15.50 Boilers ID/OR 25 lb sacks sml 18.00 WA 25 lb sacks sml 18.00 Local
Repack 25 lb sacks sml 18.00 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 11.00-14.00
mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower med 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 occas lower  
WA 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower med 11.00-12.00  
mostly 11.50 occas lower Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 5.00-7.00 mostly         
5.00-5.50 occas lower master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-22.00      
mostly 22.00 occas lower 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 16.00 Yellow Repacked Local and Enroute cartons  
12 10-oz bags 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00                                         
---POTATOES:  MARKET IDAHO RUSSET BURBANK 40S-50S 50LB CARTONS HIGHER; IDAHO   
RUSSET BURBANK 90S-120S AND. IDAHO RUSSET NORKOTAH 70S-120S 50LB CARTONS LOWER;
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY Russet Burbank 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 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 50s 19.00-20.00  
mostly 20.00 60s 20.00 70s 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 80s 19.00-21.00 mostly     
20.00 90s 19.00-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 100s 19.00-20.00 120s 19.00-20.00     
Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00
Norkotah CO U.S. One 50 lb cartons 60s 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 70s 20.00-21.00
mostly 21.00 80s 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 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 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50
50s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 60s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 70s      
18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 80s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 90s          
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 100s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 120s        
18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-18.50 MA U.S. One 50 lb cartons 60s 16.00-18.00 mostly
17.00 70s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 80s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 90s 16.00-18.00
mostly 16.00-16.50 100s 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-16.50 WA U.S. One 50 lb       
cartons 60s 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 Few labels 70s 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00   
Few labels Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 15.00-18.00  
mostly 16.00 Round Red CD Manitoba Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons sz A no offerings
Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks sz A 13.00-14.00 mostly          
13.00-13.50 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 baled 10 
5-lb film bags sz A 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 50 lb sacks sz B 17.00-18.00      
mostly 17.00 one label 23.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 28.00-30.00 mostly 
29.00 sz B 30.00-35.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 48.00-55.00      
mostly 50.00-55.00 WI U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 sz B  
18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-13.00 mostly    
12.50 sz B 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film   
bags sz A 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly   
17.00-18.00 sz B 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 Round White CD Quebec Canada   
No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 50 lb    
sacks Chef offerings insufficient to quote Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb 
film bags non sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 No Grade Marks 10 lb         
open-window sacks loose non sz A 3.00-3.50 mostly 3.00 Long White WA U.S. One  
50 lb cartons sz B 30.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00 mostly 55.00 Purple   
Type Repacked Local and Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 50.00 sz B 45.00   
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00 Yellow Type CD Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks sz A  
15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 Chef 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb 
cartons sz A 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 sz B 28.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 Creamers   
3/4-1 5/8" 52.00-60.00 mostly 55.00 Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film 
bags non sz A 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb cartons sz B 28.00-33.00 mostly   
30.00 50 lb sacks sz A 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 sz B 28.00-33.00 mostly 30.00  
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 52.00-60.00 mostly 55.00 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 Globe Type 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 Granex - Marked Sweet PE 40 lb cartons jbo 27.00 
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