Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Benton Harbor, MI
USDA - Fri Nov 08, 7:38AM CST
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 08-NOV-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (269) 982-1004     Fax:  (269) 982-1005                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

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No reports will be issued on Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. 
The next report will be issued on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 9.50-10.00  occasional higher and lower     
baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 10.00-10.50  occasional higher and lower    
Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" min 10.50-11.00  occasional    
higher and lower.                                                              

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10  
5-lb sacks sz A 10.50-11.00  occasional lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt
sz A 15.00-16.00                                                               

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price. Yellow Globe  
Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.00  some prior           
commitments low as 9.00, few higher rpkr sz 8.00-10.00  few higher, some       
including fair quality 6.00-7.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00     
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other        
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags   sz A 9.00-10.25  occasional higher
and lower.                                                                     

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb    
sacks jbo 8.00-9.00  med 2 1/4"min 7.00-8.00  few higher Red Globe Type 25 lb  
sacks jbo 8.00-9.00  few 10.00, occasional lower med 7.00-8.00