Markets

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Apples

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2018 SEASON (Dec. 13) — Demand moderate. Market about steady. Cartons tray pack Washington Extra Fancy Red Delicious 64-80s $16-19, mostly $17-19; 88-125s $16-19. Golden Delicious 72-80s $22-26, mostly $24-26; 88s $18-24, mostly $21-23; 100s $18-22, mostly $20-22; 113s $18-20. Fuji 64-88s $18-24, mostly $20-24; 100s $18-22; 113s $17-20, mostly $18-20. Granny Smith 64s $25-30; 72-80s $27-30; 88s $26-30; 100-113s $24-28, mostly $26-28. Gala 64s $18-24, mostly $20-24; 72-80s $20-24, mostly $21-24; 88s $18-22, mostly $20-22; 100s $18-22; 113-125s $18-20. Honeycrisp 56s $38-46.90, mostly $40-44.90; 64-72s $40-50.90, mostly $44-48.90; 80-88s $44-50.90, mostly $44-48.90; 100s $36-42.90, mostly $38-42.90. Organic Gala 72s $26-34, mostly $28-32; 80s $26-32, mostly $27-31; 88s $26-32, mostly $26-30; 100s $19-23; 113s $18-22, mostly $20-22.

Pears

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2018 SEASON (Dec. 13) — Demand moderate. Market steady. 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped U.S. One Bartlett 70-80s $22-28.90, mostly $24-26.90; 90s $22-28.90, mostly $22-25.90; 100s $17-23.90, mostly $19-21.90; 110s $16-20.90, mostly $17-19.90; 120s $15-20.90, mostly $15-17.90; 135s $15-18.90, mostly $15-17.90. D’Anjou 70-90s $23-28.90, mostly 24-26.90; 100s $20-25.90, mostly $22-23.90; 110s $19-24.90, mostly $20-22.90; 120s $17-22.90, mostly $18-20.90; 135s $17-22.90, mostly $18-20.90. Bosc 70-90s $24-28.90, mostly $25-27.90; 100s $18-22.90, mostly $20-22.90; 110s $17-21.90, mostly $18-20.90; 120s $15-18.90.

Dry Onions

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 SEASON (Dec. 13) — Demand moderate. Market steady. Yellow hybrid 50-lb sacks colossal $5-6.50, mostly $5-5.50; jumbo $4.50-5.50, mostly $4.50-5; medium $5.50-6, mostly $5.50. 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 (Dec. 13) — Demand fairly good. 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 $7.50-8.50, mostly $7.50-8; 50-70s $7.50-9, mostly $8-8.50; 80s $8-9, mostly $8.50; 90s $8-9, mostly $8-8.50; 100s $7-9, mostly $8. U.S. Two 50-lb sacks 10-oz min $5-6.

Hay Report

MOSES LAKE (Dec. 14) — Tonnage this week: 725; last week: 11,350; last year: 3,550.

Compared to the week ending Dec. 7, all grades of alfalfa for export firm in a light test. No domestic hay was reported this week. Trade slow with good demand from exporters and feeder hay buyers. Remaining supplies are in firm hands. Retail/feed store steady in a light test.