U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 1,446*-1,677*-1,667) — The top shipping areas, in order, were Idaho; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Big Lake, Minn.; Kansas and Texas. *revised.
UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — 2010 season shipments (514-571-496, includes export of 5-2-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as most shippers are now finished for the season. Trading very active at lower prices. Prices lower. Russet burbank U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $7.50-8, 50-pound cartons 40-70s $20, 80s $17, 90s $16, 100s $14.
TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — 2011 season shipments (0-0-0, includes export of 0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers expected to start the week of Aug. 15. Trading very active. Prices russet norkotah U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $7.50-8, 50-pound cartons 40-60s $22-23, 70s $21-22, 80s $19, 90s $18, 100s mostly $17.
COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — 2010 season shipments (96-72-15, includes export of 32*-27*-4) — Movement expected to decrease as the season is generally complete. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT. *revised.
COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — 2011 season shipments (76-187*-289, includes export of 19-42-50) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading russets moderate, others active. Prices russets lower, others generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A $17-18, 50-pound cartons size A $16-18, size B $16-18, ¾-inch minimum mostly $30. Yellow-type U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A $17-18, 50-pound cartons size A $18, size B $12-16, ¾-inch minimum mostly $30. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A $8-10, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $19-20, 80s mostly $16-17, 90s $13-14, 100s $12-13. *revised.
BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL, MINN. — Shipments (17-90-217) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices size A higher, others generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $18, 50-pound sacks size A mostly $17, size B mostly $20, tote bags approx. 2,000 pounds per cwt. size A mostly $32. As last shippers are now packing, other shippers are expecting to finish.
KANSAS (REPACKED AT SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLO., SHIPPING POINT) — Shipments (86-225-175) — Movement expected to decrease as one large grower is finishing harvest. Trading moderate. Prices russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $11, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $22, 80s mostly $19, 90s $17-18, 100s mostly $16-16.50.
HEREFORD HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (80-125*-106) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.
SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLO. — 2010 crop shipments (161-130-87) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A $10-11, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $20, 80s $18, 90-100s $16-17.
STOCKTON-DELTA DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (60-65*-62) — Movement expected to remain the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.
CENTRAL WISCONSIN — 2011 crop shipments (5-12-55) — Movement expected to increase as harvest progresses. Trading round red very active, Russets fairly slow. Prices round red U.S. 1 50-pound cartons size A mostly $18, size B mostly $21-22, ¾-inch minimum $30-35. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A $11-12, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $23-24, 80s $20, 90s $18, 100s $15-16.
DELAWARE — Shipments (28-36-30) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices round white size A lower, chefs unchanged. Round white size A mostly $14, chef $17, baled 10 5-pound sacks size A mostly $17.
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (30-39-29) — Movement expect to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.
LONG ISLAND — Shipments (1-1-9) — Movement was expected to be about the same the week of Aug. 15 and to increase the week of Aug. 22. Current supplies in too few hands to establish a market. 
CENTRAL MICHIGAN — Shipments (1-2-5) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading slow. Unofficial prices from industry contacts round white baled 10 5-pound paper sacks size A $13.75-14, 10-pound open window sacks loose $2.45-2.50. No f.o.b. shipping point prices issued as of Aug. 15. Supplies in few hands. Most movement to local markets.
KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON — Shipments (26*-16-3) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.
NEBRASKA — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 1,446*-1,677*-1,667) — The top shipping areas, in order, were Idaho; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Big Lake, Minn.; Kansas and Texas. *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — 2010 season shipments (514-571-496, includes export of 5-2-2) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as most shippers are now finished for the season. Trading very active at lower prices. Prices lower. Russet burbank U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $7.50-8, 50-pound cartons 40-70s $20, 80s $17, 90s $16, 100s $14.

TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — 2011 season shipments (0-0-0, includes export of 0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers expected to start the week of Aug. 15. Trading very active. Prices russet norkotah U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $7.50-8, 50-pound cartons 40-60s $22-23, 70s $21-22, 80s $19, 90s $18, 100s mostly $17.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — 2010 season shipments (96-72-15, includes export of 32*-27*-4) — Movement expected to decrease as the season is generally complete. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT. *revised.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — 2011 season shipments (76-187*-289, includes export of 19-42-50) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading russets moderate, others active. Prices russets lower, others generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A $17-18, 50-pound cartons size A $16-18, size B $16-18, ¾-inch minimum mostly $30. Yellow-type U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A $17-18, 50-pound cartons size A $18, size B $12-16, ¾-inch minimum mostly $30. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 2-inch or 4-ounce minimum baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A $8-10, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $19-20, 80s mostly $16-17, 90s $13-14, 100s $12-13. *revised.

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL, MINN. — Shipments (17-90-217) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices size A higher, others generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $18, 50-pound sacks size A mostly $17, size B mostly $20, tote bags approx. 2,000 pounds per cwt. size A mostly $32. As last shippers are now packing, other shippers are expecting to finish.

KANSAS (REPACKED AT SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLO., SHIPPING POINT) — Shipments (86-225-175) — Movement expected to decrease as one large grower is finishing harvest. Trading moderate. Prices russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $11, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $22, 80s mostly $19, 90s $17-18, 100s mostly $16-16.50.

HEREFORD HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (80-125*-106) — Movement expected to decrease. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLO. — 2010 crop shipments (161-130-87) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A $10-11, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $20, 80s $18, 90-100s $16-17.

STOCKTON-DELTA DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (60-65*-62) — Movement expected to remain the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — 2011 crop shipments (5-12-55) — Movement expected to increase as harvest progresses. Trading round red very active, Russets fairly slow. Prices round red U.S. 1 50-pound cartons size A mostly $18, size B mostly $21-22, ¾-inch minimum $30-35. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A $11-12, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $23-24, 80s $20, 90s $18, 100s $15-16.

DELAWARE — Shipments (28-36-30) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices round white size A lower, chefs unchanged. Round white size A mostly $14, chef $17, baled 10 5-pound sacks size A mostly $17.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (30-39-29) — Movement expect to remain about the same. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

LONG ISLAND — Shipments (1-1-9) — Movement was expected to be about the same the week of Aug. 15 and to increase the week of Aug. 22. Current supplies in too few hands to establish a market. 

CENTRAL MICHIGAN — Shipments (1-2-5) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading slow. Unofficial prices from industry contacts round white baled 10 5-pound paper sacks size A $13.75-14, 10-pound open window sacks loose $2.45-2.50. No f.o.b. shipping point prices issued as of Aug. 15. Supplies in few hands. Most movement to local markets.

KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON — Shipments (26*-16-3) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. *revised.

NEBRASKA — Shipments (0-0-0) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, August 14, 2011 to Saturday, August 27, 2011

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