Markets

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Apples

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2018 SEASON (Jan. 24) — Demand fairly good. Market steady. Cartons tray pack Washington Extra Fancy Red Delicious 64-100s $16-19, mostly $17-19; 113s $16-19; 125s $17-19. Golden Delicious 72-80s $24-28, mostly $26-28; 88s $20-26, mostly $24-26; 100s $20-26, mostly $22-24; 113s $20-24, mostly $22-24. Fuji 64-72s $17-24, mostly $20-24; 80s $18-24, mostly $20-24; 88s $18-24, mostly $19-23; 100s $17-22, mostly $17-21; 113s $17-21, mostly $18-21. Granny Smith 64s $25-30, mostly $27-30; 72-88s $27-32, mostly $28-32; 100s $26-30, mostly $27-29; 113s $26-30, mostly $26-28. Gala 64s $18-24, mostly $20-24; 72-80s $19-26, mostly $22-24; 88s $18-24, mostly $22-24; 100s $18-22, mostly $19-21; 113s $18-21; 125s $18-20. Honeycrisp 56s $40-48.90, mostly $42-46.90; 64s $42-50.90, mostly 44-48.90; 72s $42-52.90, mostly $45-50.90; 80-88s $44-52.90, mostly $45-50.90; 100s $32-42.90, mostly $36-40.90. Cartons 12 3-pound film bags 2 1/2-inch minimum Red Delicious $17-21.90, mostly $17.00-19.90. Golden Delicious $18-22.90, mostly $19.00-21.90. Fuji $18-21.90, mostly 19-21.90. Granny Smith $25-30.90. mostly $26.00-28.90. Gala $18-22.90, mostly $19.00-21.90. Honeycrisp $36-44.90, mostly $38-42.90. Organic carton tray pack 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. Cartons 12 3-pound film bags 2 1/2-inch minimum Gala $24-30, mostly $25-29.

Pears

YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2018 SEASON (Jan. 24) — 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 $16-18.90; 135s $15-18.90, mostly $15-17.90. D’Anjou 70-80s $22-28.90, mostly 22-26.90; 90s $22-26.90, mostly $22-24.90; 100s $19-24.90, mostly $20-23.90; 110s $18-22.90, mostly $18-20.90; 120s $16-21.90, mostly $18-20.90; 135s $16-21.90 mostly $17-19.90. Bosc 70-90s $24-28.90, mostly $24-26.90; 100s $16-20.90, mostly $18-20.90; 110s $16-20.90, mostly $16-18.90; 120s $15-17.90.

Dry Onions 

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 SEASON (Jan. 24) — Demand Whites good, others moderate. Market Whites higher, others steady. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal $8-9; jumbo $6.50-8, mostly $7; medium $7.50-8.50, mostly $7.50-8. White 50-pound sacks jumbo $25-30, mostly $28; medium $23-30, mostly $28. Red Globe type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-7, mostly $7; medium $6-7.

Potatoes

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON AND UMATILLA BASIN OREGON 2018 SEASON (Jan. 24) — Demand carton 50-80s exceeds supply, others fairly good. Market about steady. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-pound film bags non sz A $5-6, mostly $5-5.50; baled 10 5-pound film bags non sz A $6-7, mostly $6-6.50. 50-pound cartons 40s $9-10, mostly $9; 50s $9.50-12, mostly $11-12; 60-80s $9.50-13, mostly $11-12; 90s $9-11, mostly $10-11; 100s $8.50-11, mostly $9-10. U.S. Two 50-pound sacks 10-ounce min $6-7.

Hay Report

MOSES LAKE (Jan. 25) — Tonnage this week: 1,800; last week: 2,125; last year: 4,800.

Compared to the week ending Jan. 18, domestic alfalfa 10.00-15.00 higher in a light test. Export hay not tested this week. Trade slow. Demand excellent as remaining supplies are in firm hands. Retail/feed store not tested this week.