Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 17-MAY-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
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BH_FV030                                                                       
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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Boilers NY 25 lb sacks sml        
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 Globe Type CD Quebec master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks 
med 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 Granex - Marked Sweet GA Vidalia District U.S. One
50 lb sacks col 17.00  one label few jbo 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00  one label   
few 40 lb cartons col 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 jbo 17.00-20.00 mostly          
18.00-19.00 Grano CA 50 lb sacks Super Col 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occas      
higher col 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 occas higher jbo 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.50  
occas higher 10 lb sacks jbo 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.25 lge 3.75-4.00 mostly   
4.00 master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occas
higher master container 15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 16.00 occas higher master   
container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge 15.00 occas higher MX 50 lb sacks Super   
Col 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occas higher col 17.00-18.00 occas higher jbo     
16.00 occas higher TX 50 lb sacks Super Col 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 occas     
higher col 17.00-18.00 occas higher jbo 16.00 occas higher Grano - Marked Sweet
TX 40 lb cartons jbo 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 Few Spanish Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb   
sacks col 17.00 one label few jbo 15.00 one label few Local Repack 10 lb sacks 
lge 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 White CA 25 lb sacks jbo 14.00 TX 25 lb sacks jbo    
14.00 Local Repack 25 lb sacks jbo 14.00 Boilers CA 25 lb sacks sml 17.00-18.00
mostly 18.00 TX 25 lb sacks sml 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 Local Repack 25 lb    
sacks sml 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 Red Globe Type CA 25 lb sacks jbo           
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00 Few med 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 Few CD Quebec master 
container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 GA 25 lb sacks jbo   
12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 Few MX master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00  
NY 25 lb sacks jbo 14.00 one label master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med     
20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 one label TX 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-13.00 mostly       
12.00-13.00 med 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 5.00-7.00
mostly 7.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00   
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 16.00 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 baled 10 5-lb   
film bags sz A 20.00-21.00 mostly 21.00 non sz A 15.00-17.50 mostly 17.00 6-10 
oz 19.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 50 lb cartons 40s 20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 occas   
higher 50s 20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 occas higher 60s 23.00-24.50 mostly        
24.00-24.50 occas higher 70s 23.00-24.50 mostly 24.00-24.50 occas higher 80s   
22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 occas higher 90s 21.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 
occas higher 100s 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher 120s 18.00-22.00 
mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher 10 oz min 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 Local Repack
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00 non sz A        
15.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 6-10 oz 18.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 Norkotah CD Prince   
Edward Island Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons 70s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 80s      
18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 90s 16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 100s 15.00-17.00 mostly  
16.00 120s 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb cartons 70s 19.00
one label 80s 18.00 one label ID U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A         
20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 non sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 6-10 oz       
18.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 50 lb cartons 90s 21.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 100s       
18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons 60s 23.00-25.00 mostly 25.00
70s 23.00-25.00 mostly 25.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 non sz A 16.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 6-10 oz       
20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 Round Red CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A        
31.00-35.00 mostly 31.00 Few CD Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb
film bags sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-15.00     
mostly 14.00 sz B 17.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 Canada No. 2 50 lb sacks sz A       
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 sz B 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 Quebec Canada No. 
1 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.50 50 lb cartons sz A     
12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 sz B 15.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 50 lb sacks sz A        
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 sz B 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00 FL U.S. One 50 lb       
cartons sz A 19.00-23.00 mostly 21.00 sz B 20.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 Creamers   
3/4-1 5/8" 45.00-55.00 mostly 50.00 50 lb sacks sz A 19.00-23.00 mostly 21.00  
sz B 20.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-17.00      
mostly 16.00-17.00 sz B 16.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
sz A 14.00 sz B 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A       
10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 sz B 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 
lb sacks sz A 14.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 Few sz B 20.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 
Few No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 sz B 16.00-18.00  
mostly 17.00 NC U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz B 20.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 50 lb     
sacks sz A 19.00-23.00 mostly 21.00 sz B 20.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 Local Repack 
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb sacks sz A
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 sz B 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 Round White CD    
Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 12.50-15.00 
mostly 13.00-14.00 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 Chef 13.50-15.00  
10 lb open-window sacks loose non sz A 3.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb  
film bags non sz A 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz 
A 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 sz B 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"   
50.00-60.00 mostly 50.00 50 lb sacks sz A 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 sz B        
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00 Few 50 lb     
sacks sz A 20.00 ME U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 14.00-15.00      
mostly 14.00 occas high as 17.00 50 lb sacks Chef 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00     
Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00
occas high as 17.00 Atlantics ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks Chef 14.00 Norwis Variety
16.00 Purple Type ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 50.00 sz B 50.00 Creamers     
3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00 mostly 55.00 WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 50.00 sz B  
50.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00 mostly 55.00 Yellow Type CA U.S. One 50  
lb cartons sz A lge fineappear 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 one label CD Prince    
Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly     
16.00 50 lb cartons Chef fineappear 24.00 one label 50 lb sacks sz A           
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 Chef 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.50-16.00 Quebec      
Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 FL U.S. One 
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 28.00 50 lb cartons sz A 25.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 
sz B 17.00-25.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-60.00 mostly     
50.00 50 lb sacks sz A 25.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks Chef 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 
Few Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 17.00-19.00 mostly    
17.00 50 lb sacks sz A 28.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 sz B 17.00-22.00 mostly        
21.00-22.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-60.00 mostly 50.00 Fingerling Mixed      
Varieties WA No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 25.00-27.00 mostly 26.00 Repacked    
Enroute No Grade Marks 20 lb cartons 25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 Purple     
Peruvian WA 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 WA 
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 WA 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 Granex - Marked Sweet GA Vidalia District U.S. One 40 lb 
cartons jbo 27.00 Grano Local Repack 50 lb sacks jbo 28.00 med-lge 28.00 master
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 36.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks 
rpkr sz 32.00 Grano - Marked Sweet Local Repack 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 38.00                        
---POTATOES: Russet Burbank Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz 
A 26.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 27.00 50 lb cartons 70s 40.00 Norkotah    
Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 26.00 baled 16 3-lb film  
bags sz A 27.00 50 lb cartons 70s 40.00 Round Red Local Repack U.S. One cartons
10 5-lb film bags sz A 39.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 39.00 50 lb cartons  
sz A 42.00 Yellow Type Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A    
36.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 36.00 50 lb cartons sz A 30.00