Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV030                                                                       
WEATHER @ 7:00 AM: Mostly Sunny 69                                             
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 85                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet GA 40 lb cartons  
col 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 jbo 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 Grano CA 
50 lb sacks col 27.00 jbo 25.00-27.00 NM 50 lb sacks col 26.00-27.00 jbo       
22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 med 26.00 rpkr sz 18.00 Repacked Local and      
Enroute master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 24.00-26.00 rpkr sz 20.00      
Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks jbo 22.00 White CA 50 lb sacks jbo 27.00-28.00 NM 50 lb  
sacks jbo 24.00-26.00 WA 50 lb sacks jbo 27.00 Local Repack master container 16
3-lb mesh sacks med 28.00 master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 28.00 cartons
12 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00 Boilers ID/OR 25 lb sacks 24.00 Red Globe Type CA 
25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 few high as 19.00 NM 25 lb sacks
jbo 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 WA 25 lb sacks jbo 13.00 Local Repack master
container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 31.00 cartons 12 2-lb mesh sacks med          
18.00-20.00 Pearl Type Red Repacked Enroute cartons 12 10-oz packages          
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 White Repacked Enroute cartons 12 10-oz packages
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 Yellow Repacked Enroute cartons 12 10-oz        
packages 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00                                        
---POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY. including few Norkotahs Russet Burbank ID U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 12.00-14.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A  
13.00-15.00 50 lb cartons 40s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 50s 23.00-26.00   
mostly 24.00-25.00 60s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 70s 23.00-26.00 mostly   
24.00-25.00 80s 21.00-23.00 90s 18.00-19.00 100s 17.00-18.00 120s 17.00-18.00  
U.S. Two 50 lb cartons 6 oz min 13.00 10 oz min 15.00 WI U.S. One 24 inch bins 
offerings insufficient to quote U.S. Two 24 inch bins 100 10-lb film bags irreg
sz offerings insufficient to quote Round Red CA U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film    
bags non sz A 38.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 38.00 50 lb cartons sz A  
37.00-38.00 sz B 38.00-40.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 58.00 MN U.S. One 50 lb       
cartons sz A 23.00-24.00 sz B 30.00 U.S. Two 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00 WI U.S.  
One 50 lb cartons sz A 17.00 sz B 21.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb    
film bags non sz A 25.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 36.00 Long White CA U.S. 
One 50 lb cartons sz A 36.00-40.00 mostly 37.00-39.00 sz B 26.00-28.00 Creamers
3/4-1 5/8" 58.00 Purple Type CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 38.50-42.00 mostly 
39.00-41.00 few hig as 45.00 Yellow Type CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz B 32.00  
50 lb sacks sz A 34.00 MN U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 25.00-29.00 mostly       
26.00-28.00 occas higher sz B 21.00-22.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
film bags non sz A 25.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 24.00 Fingerling French  
CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons 55.00-58.00 mostly 56.00-57.00 few lower Mixed       
Varieties Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons 65.00 10 lb cartons 26.00    
Purple Peruvian Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons 65.00 Red Thumb        
Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons 63.50                                  

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Grano CA 50 lb sacks jbo 39.50 Repacked Local and Enroute
master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 39.50 White CA 50 lb sacks jbo 59.50   
master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 59.50 Red Globe Type CA 25 lb sacks jbo
42.50 master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 42.50                            
---POTATOES: Russet Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags 45.50 Round  
Red WA U.S. One baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 49.50 50 lb sacks sz A 49.50      
Yellow Type WA U.S. One baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 49.50 50 lb sacks sz A    
49.50