Potato stocks

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Material Information

Title:
Potato stocks
Uniform Title:
Potato stocks (United States. Crop Reporting Board)
Abbreviated Title:
Potato stocks (1979)
Physical Description:
v. : ; 27 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Crop Reporting Board
Publisher:
Crop Reporting Board
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
March 1977
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly, in season (dec.-mar. -1975; dec.-apr. 1976-1978; dec.-may 1979-1981)
monthly
normalized irregular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Potatoes -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
statistics   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
serial   ( sobekcm )

Notes

Statement of Responsibility:
Crop Reporting Board, Economics, Statistics, & Cooperatives Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with: Jan. 1974
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Ceased with: May 1981.
Issuing Body:
Vols. prior to Jan. 1978 were issued by the Board subordinate to the Statistical Reporting Service; Jan. 1978- by the Board subordinate to the Economics, Statistics, & Cooperatives Service.
General Note:
Title from caption.
General Note:
"Pot 1-2."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1979.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 000490368
notis - ACQ8719
oclc - 02255959
lccn - sc 78000227
issn - 0364-2259
sobekcm - AA00005270_00012
Classification:
lcc - NOT IN LC
ddc - 338
System ID:
AA00005270:00018

Related Items

Preceded by:
Total potato stocks
Succeeded by:
Estimated potato stocks and production

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APR 1 1977


Statistical Reporting
Service
U.S. Department
of Agriculture
Washington, D.C.
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POTATO


STOCKS


PERCENT


ABOVE


LAST YEAR


Stocks o
i and processor
Ss;ity,-on March
i. i(7 pierce


million


cwt,.


s


1,
nt)


potatoes fo
in the fall


1977,
above
percent


)


all uses
poffuction


held


areas


according to the
the 102.5 million


more


than


March


Crop
cwt.


storage
totaled


Reporting
on hand


1975.


grower


record
Board


year


high
Thi


local


dealer


109.5 million


S


earlier


million


down


Stocks


e


percent from


11.6 million


cwt.


ight
the


Eastern


States


.2 million


compare with


13.7


on March


on hand


million


on ha


1977
year
nd a


totaled
earlier


year


15.0 million


Maine


stock


wt.,
S


earlier.


from
North


Stocks


the 14.3


Dakota but


eight


million


Ce


cwt.


8 percent


ntral States
on hand March


above


totaled


1976


year


15.0 million


Stock


Minnesota.


wer


cwt.,
e6n


r


percent


percent
lower


Stocks


from t
Stocks


the eight


71.0 million


were


in Oregon


cwt.
(up


Western


States


on hand March
3.2 million) a


totaled


1976


79.5 million


Most


Washington


cwt., up 12
e increases


million


percent


cwt.).


Disappearance of th
. (excluding Nevada),


the comparable


period


1976


a year


fall cri
percent.


earlier.


op to
from


March


1977


totaled


.4 million


188.0 million


moved


during


Iarch


over


accumulated


1977


totaled


quantity


quantity of potatoes p
74.9 million cwt., an


processed


during


same


recessed in
increase of


period


seven major


year


States


13.3 million or


ago.


percent


Stocks


remaining


uses,
other
each
all p


including


losses
report.
purposes


90 percent
Shrinkage
for the re


are defined


storage


tha


shrinkage
t occur a


Sales of
generally


of the
and loss
mainina


total
and


fa


as the


quantity


ii purposes
and waste a


after
11 D


account
fall p
home us


10 percent.


potatoes


date of


about


reduction.
e account


S


II.


I ~S


NOTE


.___ __






TABLE


. FALL POTATOES:


PRODUCTION


AND APRIL 1 TOTAL STOCKS, CROPS


EMBER 1, JANUARY 1, FEBRUARY 1,
OF 1966-76 IN THE FALL STATES


MARCH 1.,


CROP. TOTAL STOCKS
YEAR : PRODUCTION : FOLLOWING YEAR
YEAR :DEC
: : JAN : FEB 1 : MAR : APR 1
: 1,000 CWT

1966 : 228,442 153,550 128,050 103,630 79,632
1967 231,656 161,500 139,170 112,640 86,405
1968 221,906 152,810 130,350 104,995 81,940
1969 239,460 162,800 138,140 111,510 87,620
1970 : 253,525 175,145 150,030 122,830 96,780
1971 1/ : 266,686 176,340 151,400 124,370 98,480
1972 : 248,841 158,440 134,320 107,165 83,305 2/58,185
1973 253,866 157,802 133,585 106,600 81,150 -55,865
1974 288,674 187,715 162,900 133,245 104,051 75,865
1975 3/ 276,055 183,305 156,995 129,065 102,485 70,560
1976 : 302,818 198,440 169,235 139,715 109,535
1/ BEGINNING WITH 1971 LATE SUMMER PRODUCTION FOR NEW YORK-LONG ISLAND, WISCONSIN AND WASHINGTON
HAS BEEN CLASSIFIED AS FALL.
2/ APRIL 1 STOCKS EFFECTIVE WITH 1972 CROP YEAR.
J/ REVISED AUGUST 1976 POT 6 (76).


TABLE 2. POTATOES USED FOR PROCESSING, 1/ SEVEN STATES
1975 AND 1976 CROPS 2/

STORAGE TO TO : TO TO TO ENTIRE
STATE :SEAso S DEC
:SEASON DEC 1 JAN 1 FEB 1 MAR 1 APR : SEASON
1.000 CWT


IDAHO AND
MALHEUR CO


MAINE


WASH AND OTHER
AREAS, OREG
OTHER STATES 4/


TOTAL


1975-76:
1976-77:

: 1975-76:
: 1976-77:

: 1975-76:
: 1976-77

1975-76:
: 1976-77:

: 1975-76:
: 1976-77:


14,360
18,030

1,735
2,610

12,945
16.440


31,496
39.595


41,020
50.925


24,360
29.960


3,660
4,600

50,605
62.405


30,195
36,205
3,640
5,105

23,400
27,930
4,315
5,685


36.635


4.415


27.820


74.035


57)OOO"


5,965


39,090


10h,995


1/ TOTAL QUANTITY USED FOR PROCESSING REGARDLESS OF THE STATE IN WHICH THE POTATOES WERE PRODUCED,
DOES NOT INCLUDE QUANTITIES USED FOR POTATO CHIPS IN MAINE, MICHIGAN OR MINNESOTA. 2/1975-76 REVTS.


INCLUDES MAINE GROWN POTATOES ONLY.


MICH, MINN,


N DAK.


POTATO STOCKS, MARCH 1977


CROP REPORTING BOARD






TABLE


POTATOES:


PRODUCTION


TOTAL


STOCK


FALL


POTATOES
AND LOCAL


HELD


DEALER


AND MARCH


1977


GROWERS,
ON MARCH


PROCESSORS,
1. 1976


: CROP OF 1975 CROP OF 1976
STATES TOTAL STOCKS* TOTAL STOCKS
STATSPRODUCTION : MAR 1 1976 PRODUCTION : MAR 1, 1977
:1,000 CWT


CALIF :
COLO
CONN
IDAHO
IND


MAINE :
MASS
MICH :
MINN
MONTH


6,365
8,613
552
76,865
1,440


26,840
718
6,670
9,690
1,748


1,950
3,000
1/
41,5U0
95


1/
1,3U0
3,700
1,470


6,475
9,075
494
85,175
1.403


27,440
704
8,330
11,055
1,806


1,500
3,100
I/
2,570
70


11,600
95
2,000
4,000
1,440


NEBR


UPSTATE
N DAK


1,225


6,058
6,120
17,600


I/
7100
1,300
5,400


6,931
6,101
16.940


OHIO
OREG
PA
R I


2,024
24,408
6,815
987


7,300
1,300
1/


2,499
8,913
7,140
1.029


290
10,500
1,750


UTAH


WASH


48,300
14,850
1,632


1/
15,000
3,000


5,370
1,701


19,1UO
3,000
470


34 STATE


TOTAL


271,930


102,485


297,498


109,


4.125


5,320


SiTOTA
" FA


LL


STATES


276,055


102,485


302,818


109,535


STOCKS


rIIlM


INCLUDED IN


TruM I r lnr


"OTHER


Tn A ntnT


STATES"


nrTPri n ninr




1977PR


" ~anr


POTATO STOCKS


QUALITY SURVEY


MINNESOTA AND NOPTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)


The information contained in this


ed by the


Stati


stica


ed on a random basis
issued through April


weight


for potato


Reporting Ser
were placed in


for the


s artp


1976-7


report


vice in the Red
storage at the


7 storage


removed from


season


based on a potato


River Val


time of harvest.


stocks


. A total


quality
of 230


Reports wil


survey
samples
continue


conduct-
select-
e to be


n indicating accumulated average grade and


storage for


shipment,


portion of
Russet vari


recovered before March 1
S. No. 1 potatoes after


eties


that graded U.


for al


variety


storage than a year
1 (including B's)


continue to average a smaller pro-


was 83


The per


cent of Red


White and


, 65, and 63 percent respective-


and compares


ly and


grade f
26 per


percent for W


with 85


or Peds


, 76,and 67


and Pussets


cent for White varie
whites and 19 percent


percent by March


since
ties.


time of harvest


s compares


for Russets during the


a year


earlier.


indicated at


with dec


lines


same period a ye


decline


11 and 22


in U.


percent respect-


percent for
ar earlier.


than a


perce


nt graded as


les removed from
9 and 7; Whites


culls was above


storage by March
21 and 15; and Ru


ago for Whites


but 1


ess


ssets


for Reds


a year


ago for


and March
and 19.


and Pu


percent.


all
197


ssets


varieties.
6 respective


weight
Weight


loss w


The perce


ely ar
hii e


ranges


e


nt cul


as follows:


in storage was
from 3 to 5


higher


Final


data


est and after


for the 1
r storage


975-76 storage
for all samol


season are


recovered from


provided and


show the


average grade at


storage


POTATO


STOCKS


QUALITY


RED RIVER VALLEY


AVERAGE GRADE OF POTATOES


976-77


SHIPPED:


SNO. NO. B'S:
VARIETAL : INCLUDING B'S : r0O. 2 CULLS : AFTER : WEIGHT
TYPE AT : AFTER AT AFTEP AT : AFTER : STORAGE : LOSS
: HARVEST : STORAGE : HARVEST : STORAGE : HARVEST: STORAGE : 2/ :
: PERCENT

SAMPLES RECOVERED BEFORE MARCH 1, 1977

RED 93 83 4 8 3 9 9 3
WHITE : 88 65 7 14 5 21 9 5
, 'SSET : 81 63 11 14 8 23 5 3

SAMPLES RECOVERED BEFORE !MARCH 1, 1976

RED 91 85 5 8 4 7 10 4
WHITE 85 76 7 9 8 15 9 3 :.:'
RUSSET 83 67 12 14 5 19 12 4

ALL SAMPLES 1975-76 STORAGE SEASON FINAL

RED 88 81 6 9 6 1 110 4
WHITE :4 77 8 9 8 14 9 4
RUSSET 80 73 13 12 7 15 13 3


MATCHED


SAMPLES


, QUALITY


T A HARVEST COMPARED WITH QUALITY AFTER STORAGE.


7/ NO. 1 B'S ARE POTA
STANDARDS FOR THE AREA


VARIETIES UNDER


TOES THAT MEET THE U.


INCHES


S. NO.


RED AND WHITE VARIETIES I 1
IN DIAMETER OR WEIGHT LESS


GRADE BUT DID NOT MEET MINIMUM


2 2 1/4 INCHES IN
THAN 4 OUNCES.


DIAMETER AND RUSSET


UNIVERSITY OF FL

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