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:
April 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:
AA00005270:00019

Related Items

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

Full Text

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Released April 12, 1977
3:00 P.M. ET


Crop
Reporting
Board


A PO6S TORY


Statistics
Service


Reporting


U.S. Department
of Agriculture
Washington, D.C.
20250


POTATO


STOCKS


PERCENT


ABOVE


LAST


YEAR


Stocks


dealers


79.1
This


potatoes


and processors


million cwt.
is 8.5 million


year earlier


Stocks


Maine


down


stocks


on April


cwt.
3.2 m


the eight


8 percent


at 8


million


uses


fall


, 1977,
percent


Eastern


from the


.4 million


held


production
according


t)


State
.2 mil


above the
percent)


li


on April
on cwt.


compare with


storage by


areas


70.6
more


growers,


local


totaled a record high
Crop Reporting Board.


million cwt.
than April 1


1, 1977
on hand a
4 million


totaled


year


on hand


on hand
1975.


3 million


earlier.


year


earlier.


cent


higher


Stocks i
from the


North


the eight
.3 million


Dakota


Central


cwt.


State


on hand
percent


totaled


April
above


1976


year


llion c
Stocks


wt., up
were 4


Minnesota


percent


Stocks


cent


from the


stocks


were


eight W
million


western


Washington


States total
on hand April
5.2 million)


ed 60.7


1976


and Ore


million
. Most
gon (up


cwt.,


increases


million


lion


Disappearance


cwt.


during the


1976


(excluding Nevada),


comparable


period


fall


up 8


crop


percent


to April


a year earlier.


from the


1977


totaled


201.4 million


218.4


moved


accumulated quantity


April 1
percent


1977


over the


totaled


88.4 million


quantity processed


potatoes
n cwt..


during


processed
an increase


same
i S S *-


seven


peri


major


S


14.4 million
od year hg


states
or 1


APR 1,5


1977


*


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TABLE 1.


FALL POTATOES:


AND APRIL


1 TOTA


PRODUCTION, DECEMBER 1, JANUARY 1, FEBRUARY 1,
L STOCKS, CROPS OF 1966-76 IN THE FALL STATES


MARCH 1


*: TOTAL STOCKS
CROP : PRODUCTION YEAR
YEAR DEC 1 FOLLOWING YEAR
: JAN 1 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 79.105
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.
V/ REVISED AUGUST 1976 POT 6 (76).




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

STORAGE TTO TO TO TO TO ENTIRE
STATE SEASON DEC 1 JAN 1 FEB 1 MAR 1 APR 1 SEASON

1,000 CWT
IDAHO AND : 1975-76 14,360 19,270 24,360 30,195 36,635 57,000
MALHEUR CO, OREG 1976-77 18,030 24,135 29,960 36,205 43,420

MAINE 3/ 1975-76 1,735 2,350 2,950 3,640 4,415 5,965
1976-77 2,610 3,370 4,225 5,105 6,060

WASH AND OTHER 1975-76 12,945 16,355 19,635 23,400 27,820 39,090
AREAS, OREG 1976-77 16,440 19,935 23,620 27,930 32,040

OTHER STATES 4/ 1975-76 2,456 3,045 3,660 4,315 5,165 5,940
: 1976-77 2,515 3,485 4,600 5,685 6,910
TOTAL 1975-76 31,496 41,020 50,605 61,550 74,035 107,995
1976-77 39.595 50,925 62,405 74,925 88,430
1/ TOTAL QUANTITY USED FOR PROCESSING REGARDLESS OF THE STATE IN WHICH THE POTATOES WERE


PRODUCED.


2/ 197
UAKOTA.


DOES NOT INCLUDE QUANTILIES USED FOR POTATO CHIPS IN MAINE, MICHIGAN OR MINNESOTA.


5-76 REVISED.


INCLUDES MAINE GROWN POTATOES ONLY.


MICHIGAN


, MINNESOTA, NORTH


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TABLE
GROWER


POTATOES:
PROCESSORS,


PRODUCTION
AND LOCAL


AND TOTAL STOCKS
DEALERS ON APRIL


FALL
1976


POTATOES
AND APRIL


HELD BY
1, 1977


CROP OF 1975 : CROP OF 1976
STATE PRODUCTION : TOTAL STOCKS PRODUCTION : TOTAL STOCKS
PRnniifTInN *l" >ii^ PRnnUfTTON *l"-*11^
APR 1, 1976 : APR 1, 1977
1,000 CWT


:CALIF
:COLO
CONNN
IDAHO
IND


,365
,613
552
,865
.440


,300
,950
1/

60


,475
,075
494
,175
.403


,100
,000
I/
,5U0
70


MAIN
MASS
MICH
WMINN
WMONT


,840
718
,670
,690
.748


,400
1/
800
,900
.190


,440
704
,330
,055
.806


,400
1/
,300
,100
980


NEBR


-LI
- UPSTATE


,225
92
,058
,120
.600


,274
104
,931
,101
.940


OHIO
OREG
PA


,024
,408
,815
987
598


,499
,913
,140
,029
286


140
,500
,140
1/
40


UTAH


WASH
WIS
WYO


,508
212
,300
,850
.632


170
I/
,0oU
,600
300


,248
205
,800
,370
.701


90
1/
,200
,620
370


TATE TOTAL


1,930


70,560


297,498


79,105


4,125


TOTAL 2
STATES


5,320


FALL


: 27


6,055


70,560


302,818


79,105


STOCKS INCLUDED
NOT INCLUDED TO


IN "OTHER STATES
AVOID DISCLOSURE




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POTATO STOCKS QUALITY


SURVEY


Minnesota and North Dakota (Red River Vall


The information contained in this


the Statistica


Reporting


Service


report is based on a potato stocks quality survey condwc


in the Red River Vall


Samples


A total of 230 samp


selected on a random basis were placed in storage at the time of h


recovered from storage before April 1


1977 averaged a greater proportion of U.


potatoes after storage than a year ago for Red and Russet varieties but a smaller proportion forh
The percent of Red, White and Russet varieties that graded U. S. No. 1 (including B's) was 83,
71 percent respectively, and compares with 80, 78, and 67 percent by April 1 a year earlier.
in U. S. No. 1 grade for Reds and Russets since time of harvest is indicated at 11 and 15 per
respectively and 24 percent for White varieties. This compares with declines of 8 percent for
Whites and 15 percent for Russets during the same period a year earlier.
The percent graded as culls was the same as a year ago for Reds and Whites at 9 percent


Russets


graded 6 percent culls compared with 10 percent


was higher than


3 to 5


last year


a year ago for Whites, unchanged for Russets


percent.


. Total weight


and lower for Reds.


oss while in st
Weight loss rajr


Final data for the 1
and after storage for all


975-76 storage


season are also provided and show the average grade at hi


samples recovered from storage.


POTATO STOCKS QUALITY,


RED RIVER VALLEY


AVERAGE GRADE OF POTATOES


SHIPPED:


1976-77
1/


VARIETAL
TYPE


INCLUDING B'S


HARVEST


: AFTER
: STORAGE


CULLS


: HARVEST


AFTER
: STORAGE


PERCENT


HARVEST


InB S


: AFTER
: STORAGE


AFTER
: STORAGE


WE
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.0


SAMPLES RECOVERED BEFORE APRIL


RED
WHITE
RUSSET


SAMPLES RECOVERED BEFORE APRIL


WHITE
RUSSET


ALL SAMPLES 1975-76 STORAGE SEASON-FINAL


WHITE
RUSSET


1/ MATCHED SAMPLES,
2/ NO. 1 B'S ARE POT
AREA; RED AND WHITE


QUALITY AT HARVEST COMPARED WITH QUALITY AFTER STORAGE.
ATOES THAT MEET THE U. S. NO 1 GRADE BUT DID NOT MEET MINIMUM


VARIETIES 1 1/2


DIAMETER OR WEIGHT LESS THAN 4 OUNCES.


SIZE STANDARDS


- 2 1/4 INCHES IN DIAMETER AND RUSSET VARIETIES UNDER


INCHES


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