Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 15-MAY-2019                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV030                                                                       
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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type Local Repack 10 lb     
sacks med 4.25-4.75 mostly 4.25 Granex - Marked Sweet GA Vidalia District 40 lb
cartons jbo 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 Grano TX 50 lb sacks Super Col      
20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 col 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 jbo 17.00-20.00    
mostly 18.00-19.00 one label 21.00 med 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 Local Repack   
master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 21.00 master container 15 3-lb mesh
sacks med-lge 19.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 18.00 Grano    
Type CA 50 lb sacks Super Col 20.00 col 19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 jbo           
17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 med 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 Spanish Hybrid ID/OR 50  
lb sacks Super Col 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 col 18.00-19.00 jbo 16.00-18.00    
mostly 17.00 White CA 25 lb sacks jbo 28.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 ID/OR 25 lb     
sacks jbo supplies insufficient to quote TX 25 lb sacks jbo 28.00-30.00 mostly 
30.00 Repacked Local and Enroute 25 lb sacks jbo 29.00-30.00 mostly 29.00      
Boilers ID/OR 25 lb sacks sml 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 Repacked Local and      
Enroute 25 lb sacks sml 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 Red Globe Type CA 25 lb sacks 
jbo 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 med 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 ID/OR 25 lb    
sacks jbo 17.00 TX 25 lb sacks jbo 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 med          
17.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00    
master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 30.00 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 16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 Yellow Repacked Local   
and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00                     
---POTATOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One baled 10 5-lb   
film bags sz A 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 non sz A 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 50 lb
cartons 40s 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 50s 23.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00  
60s 23.00-25.00 mostly 23.50-24.50 70s 23.50-25.00 mostly 23.50-24.50 80s      
22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-22.50 occas low as 20.00 90s 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00 
occas high as 23.00 100s 17.50-19.00 mostly 18.00 120s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00
Norkotah CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons 70s 19.00 90s      
16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons 40s 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00
70s 23.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 80s 22.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 90s 18.00-21.00      
mostly 19.00-20.00 Round Red CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb
film bags sz A 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 50 lb sacks sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly    
14.00 sz B 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 24.00-25.00 
sz B 26.00-28.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 45.00-55.00 mostly 45.00-50.00 50 lb sacks
sz A 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 sz B 25.00-30.00 mostly 26.00 occas lower  
No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 sz B 17.00-19.00
mostly 18.00-19.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A offerings insufficient to   
quote sz B offerings insufficient to quote No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A     
13.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 few sz B fr qual 3.00-4.00 Round White CD Prince      
Edward Island Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks Chef 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 No Grade  
Marks baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 FL U.S. One 50 
lb cartons sz A 23.00 few sz B offerings insufficient to quote Creamers 3/4-1  
5/8" 52.00-55.00 mostly 53.00 Few 50 lb sacks sz A offerings insufficient to   
quote sz B offerings insufficient to quote ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks Chef 16.00  
few Purple Type Repacked Local and Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 45.00 sz
B 40.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 55.00 Yellow Type CD Prince Edward Island Canada   
No. 1 cartons 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 50 lb sacks  
Chef 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 31.00-35.00 mostly
34.00 fr cond 14.00-15.00 mostly 15.00 sz B 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 Creamers  
3/4-1 5/8" 45.00-55.00 mostly 50.00 50 lb sacks sz A 29.00-32.00 mostly        
31.00-32.00 sz B 22.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 occas higher Chef 17.00-18.00 mostly 
17.00 Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 17.00-18.00     
mostly 18.00 Fingerling Mixed Varieties Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb  
cartons 25.00-28.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 occas high as 30.00 Purple Peruvian     
Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 Ruby    
Crescent Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 28.00-32.00 mostly      
28.00-30.00 Russian Banana Repacked Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons       
22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00-23.00                                                 

ORGANIC                                                                        

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Hybrid Local Repack 50 lb sacks med-lge 32.00 master     
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 39.00 White Local Repack 40 lb cartons jbo
supplies insufficient to quote Red Globe Type Local Repack 50 lb sacks jbo     
47.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 42.00                        
---POTATOES: Russet Norkotah Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz
A 25.00 50 lb cartons 70s 30.00 Round Red Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb
film bags sz A 25.00 50 lb cartons sz A 28.00 Yellow Type Local Repack U.S. One
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 47.00 50 lb cartons sz A 50.00