Potato stocks

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Title:
Potato stocks
Uniform Title:
Potato stocks (Washington, D.C. : 1984)
Abbreviated Title:
Potato stocks (1984)
Physical Description:
v. : ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Crop Reporting Board
United States -- Agricultural Statistics Board
Publisher:
The Board :
Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
February 1985
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly (dec.-may)
monthly
normalized irregular

Subjects

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

Notes

Additional Physical Form:
Some issues also available via Internet at NASS web site. Address as of 7/14/98: http://usda.mannlib.cornell.edu/reports/nassr/field/ppo-bb/; current access is available via PURL.
Statement of Responsibility:
Crop Reporting Board, Statistical Reporting Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Feb. 14, 1984-
Issuing Body:
Vols. for <Feb. 14, 1984>-198 issued by: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Statistical Reporting Service, Crop Reporting Board; <1986- > by: National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Statistics Board.
General Note:
Title from caption.
General Note:
"Pot 1-2."
General Note:
Issued also to depository libraries in microfiche, <1987>-1996.
General Note:
Not distributed to depository libraries in a physical form, 1997-
General Note:
Latest issue consulted: Feb. 13, 1992.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 002894610
oclc - 11026295
notis - APC6053
lccn - sn 87043048
issn - 1057-7882
Classification:
lcc - NOT IN LC
ddc - 338
System ID:
AA00008453:00005

Related Items

Preceded by:
Potatoes & sweetpotatoes

Full Text
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V


Potato Stock


2*0


Crop
Reporting
Board


United States
Department of
Agriculture


'istical Reporting
ice


Washington, D.C. 20250


RELEASED:


February
3:00 P.M.


14,
ET


198!


fibers of


"POTATOES & SWEETPOTATOES"


POTATO STOCKS UP


PERCENT


Potato stocks were estimated at 143 mil
ebruary 1, 1985 in the 15 major storage
year. but 5 percent short of two yea


- ^- S -- -J
objective
percent red


yield
Is in


States
storage.


shows
Th


percent


storage


lion cwt


States.
Sago.


russets,


total


(6.49 million metric tons)
This is up 3 percent from
Variety data from the 11


p


represented


ercen
47


whites


percent


and 3
fall


production this year compared with 49 percent on hand a year ago at the's time.
(Comments continued on page 4)


FALL
(FOR


POTATOES:


STATES


PRODUCT ON


ESTIMATING


AND


POTATO


STOCKS


STOCKS)


NIL CVI.


a -~ I


on F
last


rs


l*






* NOTE:
*


Stocks are defined


purposes


uses,


as the quantity remaining in storage for all*
including shrinkage and waste and other *


losses that occur after the date of each report.


potatoes


Sales of fall*


for all purposes generally account for about 90 per-


cent of the total fall


production.


Shrinkage,


loss and home


use account for the remaining


10 percent.


TABLE 1.


FALL POTATOES:


PRODUCTION AND STOCKS


15 MAJOR STATES


CROP
YEAR


:PRODUCTION:


DEC 1


JAN 1


FEB 1


APR 1


MAY 1


--------- ------------------------------- ----- -------------------------------
1,000 CWT


,679
,422
,978
,421
,981
.940


1979
1980


1983
1984


298,031
284,344
302.495


183
181
198
202
219
200


,850
,720
,630
,550
,850
.820


172,030
193,610
206,525
192,150
201.335


147,010
164,380
178,980
165,330
172.860


,480
,710
,030
,930
,980
.910


02.963


,850
,830
,850
,570
,720


,217
,970
,130
,680
,250
.550


97,680
111.780


150,200
138,900
142.990


,500
,730


90,105
81.740


64,830
59,535
44,546
50,760
57,305
50.365


TABLE


POTATOES PROCESSED I/,


EIGHT STATES


1983 AND 1984 CROPS


STATE


:STORAGE:


:SEASON


: DEC 1


: JAN 1


: FEB 1


: MAR


: APR


: MAY 1


ENTIRE


: SEASON


----- -------------------------------- ---------- ------------ --------- ----- ----
.1,000 CWT


IDAHO AND


MALHEUR CO.,
OREG


:1983-84


1984


15,755
19.000


20,445
24,310


24,785
29.200


29,540


40,640


53,810


MAINE


:1983-84
:1984-85


1,160
1,630


1,745
2.290


,780


,370


3,970


5,125


WASH AND OTHER:1983-84


AREAS


OREG


:1984


16,245
20,745


19,920
24,690


23,690
29.345


28,250


33,280


37,455


45,800


OTHER STATES


:1983-84
:1984-85


4,305
5.695


6,005
7,510


7,755
9,210


9,600


11,615


13,400


16,320





TABLE


FALL


POTATOES:


PRODUCTION Atl
FEBRUARY 1,


) STOCKS
1985


ON FEBRUARY


1984


CROP


1983


CROP OF


1984


STATE


TOTAL


TOTAL


:PRODUCTION:


TOCK


1984


1,000


STOCKS
AS % OF


:PRODUCTION:


PERCENT


:PRODUCTION


TOCK


: AS


*1985


1,000


TOCK


PRODUCTION


PERCENT


CALIF
COLO
IDAHO
MAINE
MICH
MINN
MONT
NEBR


7,790
13,950
85,990
22,560
9,840
10,313
1,800
2,025
4,075


- UPSTATE


OHIO
OREG
PA
WASH


20,480
1,886
20,710
4,300
54,080
18,910


3,500
7,100
48,000
13,500
4,400
6,900
1,650


86,600
21,360
12,540
13,775
1,924
2,240
3,726
6,630
20,615
2,465
22,680
5,160
56,925
21,350


1,900
10,300


9,600
1,700
2,000
6,300


3,000
8,900
47,500
12,500
5,000
8,500


1,700
10,700


11,000
2,370


TATE


TOTAL


84,344


138,900


302,495


42,990


RELIABILITY


FEBRUARY


STOCKS


ESTIMATES


The
percent


"Root
This


Mean
means


Square
that


Error"


the chances


the
are 2


February


stocks


that


estimate
current


estimate


million


percent


percent


confidence


approximately


cwt will


not be above


approximately


level)


million


that
cwt.


4.6
the


or below


million


cwt.


difference


final
Chance


will


estimate by
are 9 out


exceed


more


percent


than
(90
t or


stocks


from 0.39
February 1


10-year
estimates


(1975


-84)


record


final


million
estimate


6.17
been


estimates


million


below


cwt.
final


differences


averaged


between


4.08


During
estimate


million
10-year
t of 10


February


cwt,


ranging


period,


years





TABLE


FALL


POTATOES:


FEBRUARY


STOCKS


TYPE


1985,


MAJOR


PERCENT
STATES


TOTAL


TOCKS,


POTATO


TATE


REDS


WHITE


TYPES


RUSSETS


TOTAL


------------ ----- a ------ a --- ------------------------------------------ ----
P ER CE NT


COLO
IDAHO
MAINE


1/90
/100


MICH
MINN


3/100


OREG


/100


/100


2/100


TATE


TOTAL


INCLUDES
INCLUDES
INCLUDES


SMALL
SMALL
SMALL


PUBLISHED


QUANTITIE
QUANTITIES
AMOUNT OF
TO AVOID D


WHITE


THAN


THAN


ETS,


THAN


INDIVIDUAL


PERCENT


PERCENT
PERCENT


TOTAL


TOTAL.
TOTAL.


OPERATIONS.


three


Eastern


States


million


potatoes


in storage


February


Maine


1985


down


stock


million
million


down


was up


5 percent
million cw
19 percent
percent.


from


were


from


last


down


last


year,


percent


percent;


year,


Penn


York


below


1983.


with


sylvania


tocks


1985


Dakota
storage


, up


Central


percent


stock


8.50


increases


from


at 10.7


last


million


million
percent.


States


totaled


year ana /
cwt gained


was up


percent
4 percent


percent


million


above
t from


Michigan


two
last


years
year.


February 1,
ago. North
Minnesota


Wisconsi


showed


x Western


State


93.0


million


potato


storage,


increase


ago.


Idaho


Washington
Oregon at
million cw


were


percent


stocks


20.8


from


totaling


million


.0 million


was up
percent.


percent;


last


February,


47.5


million


storage was o
up 15 percent.


while


California


percent


were


down


percent


Colorado
storage


less


than


percent;


from


with


last


years
while
year.


stock


3.00


million


appearance


year


potato


160 million


gain


States


from


percent


harve


over


last


February


year


d 8 percent


total




































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