Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 19-NOV-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (269) 982-1004     Fax:  (269) 982-1005                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

BR_FV130                                                                        
Gaylord, MI. Overcast 32-36F
Grand Rapids, MI. Overcast/Haze 37-40F
Caribou, ME. Light Snow/Fog 29-32F 
Islip, NY. Mostly Cloudy 38-49F
Newburgh, NY  Overcast 34-46F
Rochester, NY. Mostly Cloudy 35-40F
Fredericton, ME. Cloudy/Light Snow PM 24-35F/minus 4 - 2C                                                                                
                   
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled
5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 9.50-10.00  occasional higher and lower baled 10  
5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 10.00-10.50  occasional higher and lower Round White 
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" min 10.50-11.00  occasional higher and     
lower. Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.00-13.00           

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties  
U.S. No. 1 or Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.00             

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
sacks sz A 10.50-11.00  occasional lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A
15.00-16.00                                                                    

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in price. Yellow     
Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.00  some prior     
commitments low as 9.00, few higher rpkr sz 8.00-10.00  few higher, some       
including fair quality 6.00-7.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00     
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other         
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.25  occasional higher  
and lower. Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.00-14.00 mostly
12.00-13.00                                                                    

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks  
jbo 8.00-9.00  med 2 1/4"min 7.00-8.00  few higher Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks  
jbo 8.00-9.00  few 10.00, occasional lower med 7.00-8.00