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:
January 1978
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:
AA00005270:00021

Related Items

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

Full Text

Crop
Reporting
Board


Reissed


January 1
3:00 P.M.


1978


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$fl
-71


US DEPOSITORY


Economics, Statistics, &
Cooperatives Service


US. Department
of Agriculture
Washington, D.C
20250


JANUARY


POTATO STOCKS


PERCENT


An e
the fall


estimated 176.4
producing areas


a year earlier


and 11


million


on January


percent more


of potatoes


1,
than


1978.
1976.


uses were


percent


in storage


above


The regional


lion cwt. in
million cwt.
are recording
totaled 37.3
and Wisconsin


110.0 million


ductions


stocks


breakdown


below


cwt. 1


in Washington


cwt., unchanged from


last


year.


as follows


percent


from a


.9 million


last
28 p


year'
percent


greater
storage,


s level
above


stocks
down


Stocks


The eight Eastern


year earlier
. in 1977.


last


last


year


year


ent from 1
Idaho were


Maine


had 2


New York and Pennsylvania
in the eight Central State


North


Dakota,


The eight Western


977


recorded


tate


at 60


Disappearance o
(excluding Nevada),
The quantity of
is 47.2 million cwt


1977


a decrease


potato


fall
of


proce


crop


4 percent


1978 was


last


to January


last


year


1978


122.8


the seven


year.


million cwt.


major


storage, up
compare with


mi llion cwt.
are showing


States


s stocks


of 20.8


and Oregon


than


perc


Minnesota


due to


significant


to January


from


.5 million


percent


than


States


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Note:


Stocks are defined as the quantity remaining in storage for all purposes


and uses,


including


shrinkage and waste and other losses that occur


after the date of each report.


Sales


of fall potatoes for all purposes


generally account for about 90 percent of the total fall production.
Shrinkage and loss and home use account for the remaining 10 percent.


TABLE


FALL POTATOES:


AND APRIL


PRODUCTION, DECEMBER


TOTAL STOCKS


CROPS


1, JANUARY 1


FEBRUARY


OF 1967-77 IN THE FALL STATES


MARCH


: : llTOTAL STOCKS
YEAR PRODUCTION: FOLLOWING YEAR
S. DEC
DEC: JAN 1 FEB 1 MAR APR 1
: 1,000 CWT

1967 243,849 161,500 139,170 112,640 86,465
1968 234,832 152,810 130,350 104,995 81,940
1969 252,561 162,800 138,140 111,510 87,620
1970 267,827 175,145 150,030 122,230 96,780
1971 1/ 266,707 176,390 151,435 124,375 98,485
1972 V/ 249,320 158,565 134,420 107,310 83,380 58,250
1973 254,379 157,837 133,665 106,615 81.165 55,870
1974 : 289,342 187,935 163,095 133,425 104,116 75,905
1975 278,391 185,965 159,140 131,685 104,050 71,640
1976 : 307,427 201,980 174,775 143,925 114,140 81,875
1977 : 304,427 205,330 176,415

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.

TABLE 2. POTATOES USED FOR PROCESSING, 1/, SEVEN STATES 1976 AND 1977 CROP 2/


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

: 1,000 CWT


IDAHO AND MALHEUR


MAINE 3/


WASH AND OTHER
AREAS, OREG

OTHER STATES 4/


TOTAL


1977-78

1976-77
1977-78

1976-77
1977-78

1976 77
1977-78

1976-77
1977-78


18,125
16,675

2,575
2,315

16,005
14,210

2,385
3,300

39,090
36.500


24,215
22.200


30.070


4,235


19,550
17,775

3,355
4,210

50,500
47,205


23.435


4.470


62.210


36.380


5,105


27.960


5,550


74.995


43.575


6,055


32.190


6.780


88.600


68.030


7,275


45,535


7.600


128.440


1/ TOTAL QUANTITY RECEIVED AND 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/ 1976-77 REVISED. 3/ INCLUDES MAINE GROWN POTATOES ONLY. 4/ MICH, MINN AND N DAK.

* * *


* SPECIAL IN THIS REPORT
* Monthly farm marketing of potatoes for the


* fall


producing States for


1969-76 are


12 major


shown on page 5.


* *


* *


POTATO STOCKS


JANUARY 1978


CROP REPORTING BOARD. ESCS. 1


;DA


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TABLE 3.


POTATOES: PRODUCTION AND4TOTAL STOCKS OF FALL POTATOES
HELD BY GROWERS, PROCESSORS, AND LOCAL DEALERS ON
JANUARY 1, 1977 AND JANUARY 1, 1978


: CROP OF 1976 CROP OF 1977
STATE ..TT "O* TOTAL -OCKSS
PRODUCTION TOTAL STOCKS PRODUCTION
: : JAN 1, 1977 : JAN 1, 1978
-:1,000 CWT


CALIF
COLO
CONN
IDAHO
IND


3,300
5,500
210
60,500
150


3,500
5,550
175
60,500
115


27,440
770
8,330
11,055
1,806

1,274
104
7,409
6,101
16,940


N Y-L I
-UPSTATE
N DAK


OHIO
OREG
PA


RI
S DAK


17,900
225
4,300
7,400
1,670


800
16,000
3,900

12U


UTAH
VT
WASH
WIS
WYO


24 STATEt TOTAL


302 ,107


174,775


28,320
888
8,800
12,960
2,016

1,380
71
6,726
5,356
20,800


2,744
25,774
6,375
943
1,062

1,296
235
48,685
18,038
1,474

299,177


20,800
265
4,100
8,600
1.760


650
12,700
3,400
1/
70T


176,415


5,320


TOTAL


25 FALL STS


307,427


174,775


304,427


176,415


I/ R I STOCKS INCLUDED IN CONN.
i/ NOT INCLUDED TO AVOID DISCLOSURE


3/


OF INDIVIDUAL OPERATIONS.


USERS ARE CAUTIONED THAT THE STOCKS ESTIMATE FOR NORTH DAKOTA MAY BE LESS
RELIABLE THAN FOR THE OTHER STATES DUE TO THE LARGE NUMBER OF NORTH DAKOTA
STORAGE OPERATORS WHO REFUSED TO REPORT STOCKS ON THE JANUARY 1978 INQUIRY.


POTATO STOCKS,


JANUARY


CROP REPORTING BOARD


, ESCS,


USDA


MAINE
MASS
MICH
MINN
MONT





POTATO STOCKS QUALITY SURVEY


The potato stocks quality information contained in this report is based on a survey conducted b
the Crop Reporting Service in the Red River Valley of North Dakota and Minnesota. A total of 129 sa


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


issued each month during the


1977-78


for the potatoes removed from storage


storage season showing the
at the time of shipment.


Subsequent reports will


cumulative average grade and weight


At the request of the Red River Valley Potato Growers Association, samples


for processing potatoes only.


were


Since few Red type potatoes are used for processing,


selected this y


there will


be no


data published for Red type potatoes this year.


This report does not include Russet


recovered by January 1, 1978.
age grade at harvest and after


Final


information as


data for the


storage for all


1976-77


samples


an insufficient


storage


number of


samples


season are provided,


that were recovered from storage


had been


showing the a


y
mples
be
loss


ear



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POTATO STOCKS QUALITY


SURVEY


RED RIVER VALLEY


AVERAGE GRADE OF POTATOES


1977-78


SNO. 1 C :NO. 1 B'S:
VARIETAL : INCLUDING B'S 2CULLS: AFTER : WEIGHT
TYPE AT AFTER : AT AFTER AT AFTER : STORAGE: LOSS
: HARVEST STORAGE HARVEST STORAGE HARVEST STORAGE 2/
PERCENT

SAMPLES RECOVERED BEFORE JANUARY 1, 1978 1/

WHITE 86 77 9 11 5 12 6 3
RUSSET 3/

SAMPLES RECOVERED BEFORE JANUARY 1, 1977 1/

RED 93 86 4 8 3 6 12 3
WHITE 88 72 6 11 6 17 9 3
RUSSET 3/

ALL SAMPLES 1976-77 STORAGE SEASON-FINAL

RED 93 82 4 8 3 10 9 5
WHITE 87 68 7 14 6 18 9 7
RUSSET 85 70 8 12 7 18 6 8


MATCHED
NO. 1 B


SAMPLES


, QUALITY AT HARVEST COMPARED WITH QUALITY AFTER STORAGE.


ARE POTATOES


FOR THE AREA;


UNDER


THAT MEET THE U.S.


RED AND WHITE VARIETIES


INCHES IN DIAMETER OR LESS THAN 4 OUNCES.


DATA NOT PUBLISHED DUE TO INSUFFICIENT NUMBER OF SAMPLES


JANUARY 1


1978.


I GRADE BUT DO NOT MEET MINIMUM


SIZE STANDARDS


- 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER AND RUSSET VARIETIES -


RECOVERED FROM STORAGE PRIOR TO


POTATO STOCKS, JANUARY 1978


CROP REPORTING BOARD, ESCS, USDA





FARM MARKETING OF FALL POTATOES, SPECIFIED STATES,
1969-76 CROP YEARS, PERCENT BY MONTHS


STATE
AND AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL
CROP
YEAR
PERCENT


CALIF
1969


4
2 4


IDAHO


MAINE
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973
1974
1975
1976

MICH
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973
1974
1975
1976

MINN
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973
1974
1975
1976





FARM MARKETING OF FALL POTATOES, SPECIFIED STATES,
1969-76 CROP YEARS, PERCENT BY MONTHS


STATE
AND JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN
CROP
YEAR *
PERCENT


NY-L
1969


N Y-UPSTATE


N DAK


'OREG -MALHEUR


OREG-OTHER
1969
1970
1971
1972
1973




FARM MARKETING OF FALL POTATOES, SPECIFIED STATES,
1969-76 CROP YEARS, PERCENT BY MONTHS


STATE
AND : JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV : DEC JAN FEB MAR APR : MAY JUN JUL
CROP
YEAR
PERCENT


WASH
1969


POTATO STOCKS


JANUARY 1978


CROP REPORTING BOARD, ESCS, USDA




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA




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