Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV030                                                                       
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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET  YELLOW GLOBE MESH SACKS HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  Yellow 
Globe Type CD Quebec 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 master container 
24 2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 16.00 NY 50 lb sacks med 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00   
master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 Local     
Repack 10 lb sacks med 3.50 master container 10 5-lb mesh sacks med-lge        
18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 master container 15 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge           
17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med-lge           
16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 Granex - Marked Sweet PE 40 lb cartons jbo 23.00-24.00
mostly 23.50 Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 Spanish  
Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb sacks Super Col 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 col 15.00-19.00    
mostly 17.00 jbo 14.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas low as 12.00 Spanish Hybrid    
Mrkd Sweet ID/OR 40 lb cartons jbo 22.00 White ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo           
22.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 Repacked Local and Enroute 25 lb sacks jbo 22.00-23.00
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 20.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 ID/OR  
25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 med 11.00-12.00 mostly          
11.50-12.00 NY master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-21.00 mostly 20.00
WA 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 lge 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 
med 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 Local Repack 10 lb sacks lge 4.50-4.75      
mostly 4.75 one label 8.50 master container 20 2-lb mesh sacks med 20.00-22.00 
mostly 21.00-22.00 20.00 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 16.00 Yellow Repacked Local and Enroute cartons  
12 10-oz bags 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 Few                                     
---POTATOES:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
film bags sz A 17.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 non sz A 17.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00
50 lb cartons 40s 23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 50s 23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 60s    
22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 70s 23.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 80s 22.00-24.00 mostly   
23.00 90s 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 100s 19.00-23.00 mostly 20.00 120s          
19.00-23.00 mostly 20.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A    
20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 non sz A 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 Norkotah CD   
Prince Edward Island Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 13.00-14.00 
mostly 13.00 50 lb cartons 70s 17.00 80s 16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 90s          
16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 100s 15.00 ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons 40s 20.00-23.00  
mostly 20.00 50s 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00 60s 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00 70s     
20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 80s 20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 90s 20.00-23.00 mostly   
20.00 100s 18.00-23.00 mostly 18.00 120s 18.00-23.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb sacks  
10 oz min 17.50-18.00 mostly 17.50 ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 14.00     
Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 14.00-16.00 mostly      
15.00-16.00 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 30.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"           
50.00-55.00 mostly 50.00 50 lb sacks sz A 22.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 sz B        
26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 No Grade Marks 50 lb sacks sz A 17.00-18.00     
mostly 18.00 one label 13.00-14.00 sz B 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Few 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 17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 fineappear 21.00
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 29.00-30.00 Creamers    
3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00 mostly 50.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film   
bags sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 50 lb sacks sz A 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 sz
B 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 Round White CD Prince Edward Island Canada No.
1 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00 Chef 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 50  
lb cartons Chef fineappear 20.00 one label few FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz B  
30.00-31.00 mostly 31.00 Few Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 60.00 Few 50 lb sacks sz B    
30.00-31.00 mostly 30.00 Few ME U.S. One 50 lb sacks Chef 13.50-14.00 mostly   
14.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 13.00-16.00 mostly
16.00 No Grade Marks 10 lb open-window sacks loose non sz A 3.00 Long White WA 
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz B 30.00 Few Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 55.00 Few 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 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-17.50 50 lb sacks  
sz B 18.00 Chef 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Quebec Canada No. 1 50 lb sacks sz B  
15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 28.00-29.00 mostly     
28.00 Few 50 lb sacks sz B 18.00 Few ME U.S. One 50 lb cartons Chef fineappear 
24.00 50 lb sacks sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 Chef 17.00 Few WA U.S. One 50  
lb cartons sz A 33.00-38.00 mostly 33.00-35.00 sz A lge 36.00 Few sz B         
24.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 one label 30.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-55.00 
mostly 52.00 Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags non sz A          
17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 50 lb sacks sz A 22.00-28.00 mostly 22.00 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 Globe Type Local Repack 50 lb sacks med-lge 25.00 master 
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 27.00 occas higher Granex - Marked Sweet  
PE 40 lb cartons jbo 32.00 White Local Repack 40 lb cartons jbo 32.00 Red Local
Repack master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks rpkr sz 33.00 Globe Type Local      
Repack 50 lb sacks jbo 29.00                                                   
---POTATOES: Russet Norkotah Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz
A 27.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 27.00 50 lb cartons 70s 30.00 Round Red   
Local Repack U.S. One cartons 10 5-lb film bags sz A 25.00 baled 16 3-lb film  
bags sz A 27.00 50 lb cartons sz A 29.00 Yellow Type Local Repack U.S. One     
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 27.00 50 lb cartons sz A 25.00