U.S. — Shipments (not including imports, 2,306*-1,293*-1,466) — The top shipping areas, in order, were Idaho; Colorado; Wisconsin; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; and Red River Valley (Minnesota/North Dakota). *revised.

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT, IDAHO — Shipments (829-497-593, includes export of 2-1-3) — Movement expected to increase slightly the week of Jan. 6 as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices baled slightly lower, norkotah cartons slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Russet burbank U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound nonsize A mostly $6-6.50, 50-pound cartons 40-100s $9-9.50. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A mostly $6-6.50, 50-pound cartons 40-100s $8-9.

SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLO. — Shipments (346-139*-201, including exports 31-17-**) — Movement was expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading early fairly slow; baled fairly active, late others moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $7.50, 50-pound cartons 40s $8-10, 50-70s mostly $11, 80-100s mostly $10. U.S. commercial bulk per cwt. $9.50-11.50. Truck shortage limits movement. *revised. **unavailable.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (292-137-153) — Movement expected to increase. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Russet norkotah baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $8, 50-pound cartons 40-70s mostly $11-12, 80s mostly $10.50, 90s mostly $10, 100s mostly $9.50-10. Round red U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $9.50-10, 50-pound cartons size A mostly $9.50-10.50, size B mostly $19-20, 50-pound sacks size A mostly $8.50-9.50, size B mostly $18-19.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (176-84-114, includes export of 40-21-**) — Movement was expected to increase slightly the week of Jan. 6 as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices baled and carton 40s slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Russet norkotahs U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags nonsize A $6.50-7, 50-pound cartons 40s mostly $8-9, 50-100s $9-10. **unavailable.

RED RIVER VALLEY (MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA) — Shipments (120*-87*-109) — Movement was expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 baled 10 5-pound film bags size A mostly $9.50, tote bags size A mostly $15 per cwt. Truck shortage is severely limiting movement. *revised.

HEREFORD-HIGH PLAINS-EASTERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (80-45-70) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading moderate. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

NEBRASKA DISTRICT — Shipments (87*-25*-52) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading early fairly slow, late fairly active. Prices cartons slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Russet norkotah U.S. 1, baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $7.50, 50-pound cartons 40s $8-11, 50-70s mostly $11, 80s mostly $10.50, 90-100s $10. Truck shortage limits movement. *revised.

KLAMATH BASIN (NORTHERN CALIFORNIA-SOUTHERN OREGON) — Shipments (70-42-45, including export 0-1-0) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged, russet norkotah U.S. 1 baled 5 10-pound film bags size A mostly $7-7.50, 50-pound cartons 40-100s mostly $10-11.

KERN COUNTY, CALIF. — Shipments (27-20-29, including exports 0-2-4) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON — Shipments (36-24-24, including exports 7-4-2) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Round red U.S. 1 50-pound cartons size A mostly $16-18; yellow-type U.S. 1 50-pound cartons size A mostly $18-20.

NORTHERN COLORADO — Shipments (13-14-**) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading fairly slow. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. **unavailable.

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL, MINN. — Shipments (16-12-**) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading early fairly slow, late fairly active. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. **unavailable.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (**-**-**) — Movement expected to increase on full post-holiday trading week. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. **unavailable.

AROOSTOOK COUNTY, MAINE — UNAVAILABLE because of severe winter storm at the reporting office.

MICHIGAN — UNAVAILABLE because of severe winter storm at the reporting office.

EASTERN LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — UNAVAILABLE because of severe winter storm at the reporting office.

NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA — UNAVAILABLE because of severe winter storm at the reporting office.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 5, 2014 to Saturday, January 18, 2014

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