BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL, MINN. — Shipments (0-16-119) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading very active. Prices round red U.S. 1 tote bags size A per cwt. mostly $22-24, 50-pound cartons size A mostly $13.50-14.25. All shippers are now harvesting and packing local supplies. Russet harvest started Aug. 2.



HEREFORD-HIGH PLAINS DISTRICT, TEXAS — (97-89*-100) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Harvest of russet and yellow-type varieties has increased to provide a heavy volume of available supplies. Round red harvest and shipments were slowing and were expected to be wrapped up by the week of Aug. 2. *revised.



STOCKTON-DELTA DISTRICT — Shipments (24-92*-73) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.



COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — 2009 season shipments (102-90-71, includes export of 25-18-11) — Movement expected to decline as most shippers are finished for the season. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.



DELAWARE — Shipments (0-23-35) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices size A round red lower, round white slightly lower. Round red U.S. 1 50-pound sacks size A $13-14, size B $20, round white size A $7-8.



KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON — Shipments (37-33-28) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading baled active, others moderate. Prices slightly higher. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Shippers are metering remaining supplies to their customers.



CENTRAL WISCONSIN 2009 season — Shipments (44-30-28) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Too few open market sales to establish a market.



CENTRAL WISCONSIN 2010 season — Shipments (0-7-15) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers begin harvest of round red potatoes. First f.o.b. was expected the week of Aug. 2. Russet norkotah harvest was expected to begin the week of Aug. 2 or the week of Aug. 9.



KANSAS — Shipments (3-**-14) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Most growers expected to harvest russet supplies by the week of Aug. 2. **unavailable.



EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (78-70-12) — Movement expected to decrease as most growers have finished harvesting. Remaining supplies are very light and insufficient to establish a market. LAST REPORT.



CENTRAL MICHIGAN — Shipments (0-8*-10) — Movement was expected about the same the week of Aug. 2, increasing the week of Aug. 9. Trading fairly slow. Most movement to local markets. Unofficial f.o.b. prices from industry sources, round white onaway U.S. 1 10-pound open window sacks loose mostly $1.75-1.80. Supplies in very few hands. No daily f.o.b. prices issued as of Aug. 2. *revised.



LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — A few growers were expected to begin harvest the week of Aug. 2. Expect reportable volume mid-August.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, August 1, 2010 to Saturday, August 14, 2010

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