Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
USDA - Fri Mar 15, 1:39PM CDT
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 15-MAR-2019                                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV030                                                                       
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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET YELLOW GLOBE TYPE AND PERU GRANEZ MARKED SWEET HIGHER,  
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type CD Quebec 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-16.00  
mostly 16.00 master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 16.00 occas higher NY 
50 lb sacks med 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks   
rpkr sz 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks med 3.50-4.50 mostly 
4.50 master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00-21.00
master container 15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 18.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 master    
container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 17.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 Granex - Marked  
Sweet PE 40 lb cartons jbo 26.00-29.00 mostly 28.00 Grano - Marked Sweet MX 40 
lb cartons jbo 26.00-29.00 mostly 28.00 Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks jbo 16.00-20.00  
mostly 18.00 Spanish Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb sacks Super Col 18.00-22.00 mostly     
22.00 occas low as 16.00 col 17.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 occas low as 15.00 jbo   
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occas low as 14.00 Spanish Hybrid Mrkd Sweet ID/OR 40 
lb cartons jbo 23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 White ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 22.00-26.00
mostly 23.00 Repacked Local and Enroute 25 lb sacks jbo 22.00-26.00 mostly     
23.00 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 CD Quebec      
master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occas high as 
22.00 ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 11.50-15.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 med 11.00-15.00     
mostly 12.00-13.00 NY master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-21.00      
mostly 20.00 WA 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-15.00 mostly 13.00 med 11.00-15.00 mostly
12.00-13.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.50 one label 8.50  
master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 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 16.00-17.00 mostly
17.00 Yellow Repacked Local and Enroute cartons 12 10-oz bags 16.00-17.00      
mostly 17.00                                                                   
---POTATOES:  MARKET IDAHO RUSSET BURBANK CARTONS HIGHER; OTHERS 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 17.00 50 lb cartons 40s 23.00-25.00 mostly   
25.00 50s 23.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 60s 23.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 70s 23.00-25.00
mostly 25.00 80s 23.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 90s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 100s    
18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 120s 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Local Repack
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 non sz A        
18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 Norkotah CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled 10
5-lb film bags non sz A 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 50 lb cartons 70s       
17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 80s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.50 90s 16.00-17.00 mostly   
17.00 100s 15.00-15.50 mostly 15.50 ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons 40s 20.00-24.00  
mostly 23.00 50s 20.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 60s 20.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 70s     
20.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 ord cond 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 80s 20.00-23.00 mostly
23.00 ord cond 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 90s 20.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 ord cond    
8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 100s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00 ord cond 8.00-10.00 mostly
8.00 120s 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 17.50-18.00  
mostly 18.00 Few Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A        
16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 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 18.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A     
11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz B 26.00-30.00      
mostly 28.00-30.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 48.00-55.00 mostly 50.00 50 lb sacks sz 
A 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00 sz B 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 No Grade Marks  
50 lb sacks sz A 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occas lower ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks  
sz A 14.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 MN/ND U.S. 
One 50 lb sacks sz A 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 sz B 22.00-26.00 mostly 23.00 No 
Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 sz B 17.00-19.00   
mostly 18.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 24.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 sz B
29.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 45.00-55.00 mostly 45.00-50.00    
Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 50 
lb sacks sz A 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 sz B 26.00-27.00 mostly 26.00 Round     
White CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks sz A 11.00 Chef         
13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00-14.50 Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons Chef          
14.00-14.50 mostly 14.00 one label few FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 24.00 Few
sz B 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 55.00-60.00 Few 50 lb  
sacks sz A 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 Few sz B 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 ME 
U.S. One 50 lb sacks Chef 14.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags  
non sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 No Grade Marks 10 lb open-window sacks loose 
non sz A 3.00 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" 50.00 Yellow Type CD Prince Edward      
Island Canada No. 1 cartons 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00
50 lb sacks Chef 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks sz B 
15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 one label FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 32.00-34.00  
mostly 32.00-33.00 50 lb sacks sz B 22.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 one label 28.00 ME
U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 Local Repack U.S. One       
cartons 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb sacks sz A   
30.00-33.00 mostly 30.00 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                                                 

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Hybrid Local Repack 50 lb sacks med-lge 28.00 master     
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 34.00 White Local Repack 40 lb cartons jbo
32.00 Red Globe Type Local Repack 50 lb sacks jbo 28.00 master container 20    
2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 29.00                                                  
---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 26.00 Yellow Type Local Repack U.S. One
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 27.00 50 lb cartons sz A 26.00