Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M.  MOSTLY SUNNY  54    YESTERDAY'S HIGH   69             
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet GA Vidalia  
District 40 lb cartons col 18.00 jbo 17.00 MX 40 lb cartons col 18.00-20.00 jbo
17.00-18.00 PE 40 lb cartons col 18.00-20.00 one label 22.00 med 18.00 Grano CA
50 lb sacks jbo 13.00-15.00 MX 50 lb sacks col 14.00 jbo 13.00-14.00 occas     
lower Repacked Local and Enroute master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge   
17.00-18.00 med 15.00-16.00 rpkr sz 12.00-13.00 master container 16 3-lb film  
bags lge 21.50 Hybrid NV 50 lb sacks jbo 14.00-15.00 White MX 50 lb sacks jbo  
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 NV 50 lb sacks jbo 17.00-18.00 Local Repack master    
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 18.00-20.00 rpkr sz 16.50 master container 24 
2-lb mesh sacks med 24.00 cartons 12 2-lb mesh sacks med 14.00-15.00 Boilers   
ID/OR 25 lb sacks 24.00 Red Globe Type MX 25 lb sacks jbo 11.50-12.00 NV 25 lb 
sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 Local Repack master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med     
18.00 cartons 12 2-lb mesh sacks med 14.00 Pearl Type Red Repacked Enroute     
cartons 12 10-oz packages 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 White Repacked Enroute
cartons 12 10-oz packages 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Yellow Repacked       
Enroute cartons 12 10-oz packages 20.00-22.00 occas lower Sets Red ID 32 lb    
sacks 21.50 White ID 32 lb sacks 21.50 Yellow ID 32 lb sacks 21.50             
---POTATOES:  MARKET STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film    
bags non sz A 12.00-12.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 13.00 50 lb cartons 
40s 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50s 18.50-21.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 occas    
higher & lower 60s 19.00-19.50 few 20.00 70s 19.00-20.00 few 21.00 80s         
19.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-19.50 occas higher & lower 90s 16.50-18.50 mostly     
17.00 100s 15.00-17.00 120s 15.00-16.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 13.00   
Norkotah WI U.S. Two 24 inch bins 100 10-lb film bags irreg sz 1.55 8-lb       
filmbag loose Sz-A 1.55 Round Red FL U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 16.50-18.00 sz B
22.00-24.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 12.50-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 sz B
19.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 14.00-18.00 mostly
16.00-17.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00    
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 26.00-28.00 50 lb cartons Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"     
40.00 50.00 Round White Local Repack U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 24.00 Creamers
3/4-1 5/8" 65.00 50 lb sacks sz A 19.00-20.00 sz B 26.00 Long White CA U.S. One
50 lb cartons sz A 32.00-34.00 Purple Type CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A      
42.00-45.00 mostly 43.00-44.00 few 40.00 Yellow Type FL U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz
A 26.00-28.00 MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb cartons Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00 Yukon Gold
MN/ND U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00-20.00 sz B 28.00 Local Repack U.S. One 
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 18.00-20.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B          
16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Fingerling French CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons     
52.00-55.00 mostly 53.00-54.00 20 lb cartons 27.75 Mixed Varieties Repacked    
Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons 94.00-95.00 10 lb cartons 26.00 Red Thumb       
Repacked Enroute U.S. One 50 lb cartons 63.00 Russian Banana Repacked Enroute  
U.S. One 50 lb cartons 48.00-52.50                                             

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Grano CA 50 lb sacks jbo 34.50 Hybrid WA master container
16 3-lb mesh sacks med 32.50 Red Globe Type WA master container 16 3-lb mesh   
sacks med 49.50                                                                
---POTATOES: Russet Burbank ID U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 26.50 
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 32.50 Round Red CD Manitoba Canada No. 1 baled 10 
5-lb film bags non sz A 29.50 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 29.50 Yellow Type   
Yukon Gold CD Manitoba Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 29.50     
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 29.50 Fingerling Russian Banana CA U.S. One 20 lb 
cartons offerings insufficient to quote