U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 2,195*-1,775*-1,933) — The top shipping ares, in order, were Idaho; Kern District; Colorado; California; San Luis Valley, Colo.; Florida; and Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore. *revised.



UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS, BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — Shipments (791-608-771, includes export of 17-11-17) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet burbank U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A $2.50-3, 50-pound cartons 40-70s $11-11.50, 80s mostly $7-7.50, 90s mostly $5-5.50, 100s $4.50-5.



KERN DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (322*-325*-320 (includes exports of 45-52-38)) — Movement expected to increase as russet harvest has begun. Trading round red size A and russet fairly active, others fairly slow. Prices long white and yellow-type lower, round red generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 50-pound carton size A mostly $12.45, size A tote bags (2,000 pound) mostly $20 per cwt.; long white U.S. 1 50-pound carton size A mostly $10.45-12.45, size A tote bags mostly $14 per cwt.; yellow-type U.S. 1 50-pound carton size A mostly $12.45, size A tote bags mostly $16-18 per cwt. Russet U.S. 1 50-pound carton 50-60s $16.45, 70s $15.45, 80s $13.45, 90s $11.45, 100s $8.45; 100-pound sacks 5- to 9-ounce $12.45, size A $9.45. Russet harvest has begun in a small way with light shipments expected until June 28 to July 4. *revised



SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLO. — Shipments (360*-285*-320) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $4, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $10, 80s mostly $8.50, 90-100s mostly $6-6.50; U.S. commercial bulk per cwt. $3.50-5.50. Additional shippers are now saving remaining supplies for preferred customers and contract obligations limiting open sales. *revised.



FLORIDA — Shipments (172-191*-190) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Harvest is in the northern (Hastings) portion of the state. Trading moderate. Prices creamers lower, others generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 50-pound sacks size A $10-12, size B mostly $10, 50-pound carton creamers mostly $20, tote bags approx. 2,000 pounds per cwt. size A mostly $20; round white U.S. 1 50-pound sacks size A $10-12, size B mostly $10, 50-pound carton creamers mostly $20, tote bags approx. 2,000 pounds per cwt. size A mostly $18-20. *revised.



COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (168*-116-114, includes export of 42-28-29) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $3.50-4; 50-pound cartons 40s $10-11, 50-70s $11, 80s mostly $10-10.50, 90s $7-7.50, 100s mostly $7. *revised.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, June 13, 2010 to Saturday, June 26, 2010

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