Markets

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Apples

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2018 SEASON (Nov. 15) — Demand moderate. Market steady. Cartons tray pack Washington Extra Fancy Red Delicious 72s $17-19, mostly $17-18; 80-125s $16-18. Golden Delicious 72s $22-26, mostly $24-26; 80s $22-26, mostly $22-24; 88s $20-24, mostly $22-24; 100s $18-22, mostly $20-22; 113s $16-20, mostly $18-20. Fuji 64-80s $18-22, mostly $18-20; 88s $16-22, mostly $18-20; 100s $16-20, mostly $17-19; 113s $14-18, mostly $16-18. Granny Smith 64-72s $22-26, mostly $24-26; 80-88s $21-26, mostly $22-26; 100s $18-24, mostly $20-24; 113s $17-22, mostly $18-22. Gala 64s $18-22, mostly $19-21; 72-88s $17-22, mostly $18-22; 100s $16-20, mostly $17-19; 113s $16-18; 125s $16-20, mostly $16-18. Honeycrisp 56s $38-46.90, mostly $40-44.90; 64-72s $43-53.90, mostly $48-52.90; 80-88s $45-54.90, mostly $48-52.90; 100s $38-44.90, mostly $40-44.90. Organic Gala 72s $26-34, mostly $28-32; 80s $28-34, mostly $28-32; 88s $26-32, mostly $26-30; 100s $20-24; 113s $20-24, mostly $20-22.

Pears 

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2018 SEASON (Nov. 15) — Demand fairly good. Market about steady. 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped U.S. One Bartlett 70-80s $22-28.90, mostly $24-26.90; 90s $22-26.90, mostly $23-25.90; 100s $19-24.90, mostly $21-23.90; 110s $18-22.90, mostly $18-20.90; 120s $15-20.90, mostly $16-18.90; 135s $14-20.90, mostly $16-18.90. D’Anjou 70-80s $23-29.90, mostly 25-27.90; 90s $23-28.90, mostly $24-26.90; 100s $21-25.90, mostly $22-23.90; 110s $20-24.90, mostly $20-22.90; 120s $17-22.90, mostly $18-20.90; 135s $17-22.90, mostly $18-20.90. Bosc 70-80s $26-30.90, mostly $28-30.90; 90s $24-28.90, mostly $26-28.90; 100s $22-24.90, mostly $23-24.90; 110s $18-22.90, mostly $20-22.90; 120s $18-20.90.

Dry Onions

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 SEASON (Nov. 15) — Demand good. Market steady. Truck availability limiting movement. Yellow hybrid 50-lb sacks colossal $5-6.50, mostly $5.50-6; jumbo $4.50-5.50; medium $5.50-6; White 50-lb sacks jumbo $10-12; medium $9-10. Red Globe type 25-lb sacks jumbo $5-7, mostly $5.50-6; medium $4.50-6, mostly $5-5.50.

Potatoes

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 SEASON (Nov. 15) — Demand exceeds supply. Market about steady. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A $5-6; baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A $6-7; 50-lb cartons 40s $7-7.50, mostly $7; 50-70s $7.50-9, mostly $8-8.50; 80s $8-9, mostly $8-8.50; 90s $8-8.50; 100s $7-9, mostly $7.50-8. U.S. Two 50-lb sacks 10-oz min $5-6.

Hay Report

MOSES LAKE (Nov. 16) — Tonnage this week: 5,610; last week: 6,950; last year: 4,635.

Compared to the week ending Nov. 9, all grades of alfalfa for export and domestic steady to firm. Export timothy steady. Trade moderate with good demand as more interest was shown by exporters and feeder hay buyers this week. Exporters are starting to receive more orders. Due to the holiday week, exporters will only be working three days. Retail/feed store steady.