Wholesale Market Onion & Potato Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 15-MAR-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV030                                                                       
WEATHER @ 7:00 A.M.: Showers 38                                                
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 64                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet PE 40 lb    
cartons col 28.00 jbo 25.00-26.00 Grano Repacked Local and Enroute master      
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med-lge 14.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 med        
14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 rpkr sz 13.00-15.00 Hybrid WA 50 lb sacks jbo         
15.00-16.00 Spanish Hybrid ID/OR 50 lb sacks col 16.00-17.00 jbo 15.00-16.50   
med 13.00 WA 50 lb sacks med 13.00 White MX 50 lb sacks jbo 65.00 few 54.00 NV 
50 lb sacks jbo 65.00 fineappear 68.00 Local Repack master container 16 3-lb   
mesh sacks med 36.00 cartons 12 2-lb mesh sacks med 24.00 Boilers ID/OR 25 lb  
sacks 24.00 Red Globe Type ID/OR 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50
NV 25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-14.00 master container 24 2-lb mesh sacks med 28.00   
Local Repack cartons 12 2-lb mesh sacks med 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00     
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 ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank ID U.S. One baled 5 10-lb   
film bags non sz A 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb   
film bags non sz A 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 50 lb cartons 40s 19.00-20.00
few 22.00 50s 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 few 22.00 60s 18.00-20.00 mostly  
19.00-20.00 few 22.00 70s 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 80s 20.00 90s         
17.00-17.50 occas higher 100s 14.00-16.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 12.50 
Norkotah ID U.S. Two 50 lb cartons 6 oz min 12.00-12.50 WI U.S. One 24 inch    
bins 225.00 (8-lb filmbags loose Sz-A) U.S. Two 24 inch bins 100 10-lb film    
bags irreg sz 145.00 8-lb filmbag loose Sz-A  145.00 Round Red FL U.S. One 50  
lb cartons Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 45.00 50 lb sacks sz A 19.00-22.00 mostly       
20.00-21.00 few 17.00 sz B 27.00 MN/ND U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz 
A 16.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 16.50 50 lb cartons sz A 15.00-17.00  
mostly 16.00-17.00 50 lb sacks sz A 15.00 sz B 18.00-20.00 occas higher Local  
Repack U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 18.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags 
non sz A 17.00-18.00 baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 22.00-24.00 50 lb cartons    
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 40.00 Round White FL U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 34.00 sz B
28.00 50 lb sacks sz A 31.00 sz B 19.00 Long White WA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz
A 36.00 sz B 26.00 Purple Type CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 38.50 few 45.00  
Yellow Type FL U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 30.00 ND U.S. One baled 16 3-lb film  
bags sz B 17.00 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00 sz B 17.00 Local Repack U.S. One baled
10 5-lb film bags non sz A 22.00 Fingerling French CA U.S. One 50 lb cartons   
58.00 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 63.00                            

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ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
---ONIONS DRY: Yellow Spanish Hybrid ID/OR master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks 
med 29.50 White NV master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 53.50 WA 50 lb sacks
jbo 49.50 Red NV master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 29.50 Globe Type ID/OR
25 lb sacks jbo 35.50                                                          
---POTATOES: Russet Burbank ID U.S. One 50 lb cartons 70s 42.50 80s 42.50 90s  
42.50 Round Red Local Repack U.S. One baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 24.50 Yellow
Type Local Repack U.S. One baled 16 3-lb film bags sz B 29.50