Shipping Point Onion & Potato Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 15-MAR-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.  Brokerage fees paid by the     
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point     
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                         
                                                                                

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Grand Rapids, MI. Rain 38-39
Gaylord, MI. Snow 31-32
Caribou, ME. Rain 37-45
Fredericton, New Brunswick, CD. Rain 35-44
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other        
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 8.00-9.50  baled 10 5-lb 
sacks 2" or 4 oz min 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 occasional lower tote bags   
approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 14.00-15.00  Round White U.S. One baled 
10 5-lb sacks 2" min 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.50                              

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Offerings fairly light. Russet       
Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. No. 1 or Canada No. 1 baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4
oz min 11.00-11.50  baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 12.00-12.50             

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.75  occasional lower baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A
11.00-13.25  occasional higher and lower