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:
March 1986
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly (dec.-may)
monthly
normalized irregular

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

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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."
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Not distributed to depository libraries in a physical form, 1997-
General Note:
Latest issue consulted: Feb. 13, 1992.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
aleph - 002894610
oclc - 11026295
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lccn - sn 87043048
issn - 1057-7882
Classification:
lcc - NOT IN LC
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System ID:
AA00008453:00011

Related Items

Preceded by:
Potatoes & sweetpotatoes

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Potato


Stocks


Crop
Reporting
Board


United States
Department of
Agriculture


Statistical Reporting
Service


RELEASED: March 14, 1986
3:00 P.M. ET


POTATO STOCKS

March 1, 1986 potato stocks totaled


om last y
in Western


season


ear ana
States w
SStocks
storage 5


there


percent


percent f
continues
ruble la
reduction


Washington, D.C. 20250


~ar


UP 16 PERCENT

an estimated


above


shrinkage


on-hand


states


to years
sorting


account


compared with


million


ago.
losses
40 pe


9 percent
(continued


las


Heavy


are mot
recent o
t March


on page


cullage
re than
f fall


FALL


NIL CT.


(FOR


POTATOES:


STATES


PRODUCTION
ESTIMATING POT


AND


ATO


STOCKS


STOCKS)


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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 per-


cent of the total fall


production.


use account for the remaining


Shrinkage,


10 percent.


loss and home


However,


this year


* losses are running much higher than normal. *
*************************************************************************


TABLE 1.


FALL POTATOES:


PRODUCTION AND STOCKS,


15 MAJOR STATES


--- a ------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- -
a a a


CROP
YEAR


PRODUCTION:


DEC 1


FEB 1


MAR 1


APR 1


MAY 1


1,000 CWT


266,
294,
295,
311,
284,
256,
287,
298,
284,
303,
340.


422
978
421
981
940
518
710
031
344
384
792


,720
,630
,550
,850
,820
,030
,610
,525
,150
,410
.775


56,220
72,230
75,300
93,520
76,020
47,010
64,380
78,980
65,330
73,380
01,300


,710
,030
,930
,980
,910
,065
,820
,200
,900
,760
,810


,850
,830
,850
,570
,720
,680
.780


22,500
12,730
18,400
37,420


,970
,130
,680
,250
,550
,660
,270
,105
,740
.440


TABLE


STATE


POTATOES PROCESSED I/, EIGHT STATES,


1984 AND 1985 CROPS


:STORAGE:


:SEASON


: DEC 1


: JAN 1


: FEB 1


: MAR 1


: APR 1


MAY 1


ENTIRE
: SEASON


: 1,000 CWT
IDAHO AND :


MALHEUR CO.,
OREG


MAINE


:1984-85
:1985-86

:1984-85
:1985-86


19,000
17,830

1,820
2,215


24,310
22,980


,410
,920


29,200
26,660


,015
,805


34,010
32,170

3,520
4,545


39,510

4,330


44,650

5,185


57,410

6,550


WASH AND


OTHER AREAS,
OREG


OTHER


STATES


TOTAL


:1984-85
:1985-86


:1984-85
:1985-86


:1984-85
noor oc


0,745
1.590


5,695
6,470


47,260
iio inc:


24,690
25.665


,990


58,920
cn err


9,345
9,450


9,210
9,900


70,770
CA 01c


33,560
34,450


10,930
12,020


82,020
O0 lO0


I In1-r~rj II ri i~ n11 ri., flu j n % mm


38,815


12,745


95,400


43,380


14,715


107,930


51,670


21,005


136,635





TABLE


FALL


POTATOES:


PRODUCTION
MARCH 1.


1986


STOCK


MARCH


1985


-------------------------------- ------------ ------- ------- ----------- a--a-----


CROP


STATE


:PRODUCTION


1984


TOTAL
STOCK


1985


, : AS


CROP


TOCKS
% OF


:PRODUCTION


TOTAL
STOCK


:PRODUCTION


1986


1985


TOCK


, : AS % OF
:PRODUCTION


1,000


CALIF


COLO :


IDAHO
MAINE
MICH
MINN
MONT
NEBR


86,600


12,540
13,775


I
STATE


OHIO
DREG
PA
WASH


2,480
3,577
6,630
0,615
2,418


5,160
56,925


TATE


TOTAL


303,


PERCENT


2,700
7,150
41,500


4,100
7,000
1,740
1,000


1,400
8,400


1,000


7,878
17,920
02,515
27,160
12,100
14,145
1,890
2,173
3,870
6,125
23,630
2,465
26,701
5,720


8,700
1,560
16,600
5,700


4,130


118,400


340,792


PERCENT


,300


46,000
14,000
4,100
7,000
1,300
1,000
600
1,100
10,700
130
10,500
1,840
21,000
6,500

37,420


RELIABILITY


MARCH


STOCKS


ESTIMATES


percent.


"Root
This


Mean


means


Square
that I


Error"


chances


are 2


March
out of


stocks


that


estimate
current


estimate


37 million
percent or


percent


confidence


will


proximately
level) that


above


or below


million


diff


erence


final


Chances
will not


estimate by
are 9 out


exceed


more


percent


than
(90
t or


approximately 9


million


cwt.


estimate
million


10-year
and tU
cwt to


a


L L -


(1976-85)


final


6.00


L-- --..


record


estimates


llio
LL~...


r *


differences


averaged
During


3.88
this


between


million
10-year
-.t In\ -


cwt,
peri


March


ranging
od, the


stock


from


March


- a




Stocks


percent
growers
million


1.70


above
stored


million


wer
cwt


3
year


14.0
e 18
, a


EASTERN
earlier


million
percent
decrease


STATES
and


above


totaled


24
' 37
last


percent.


17.5


percent
percent
year.


million


above


Pennsylva
SYork's


years
nia s
areas


t


combined


1, 29
Maine


i March
ago.
tocks c


from


last


CENTRAL


year


totaling 10.7
6.50 million


remained


year


about


STATES


million c
w/t was up
equal toc


contained


one-third


29.4


above


were


percent


last


year


million


two years
percent
Minnesota,
Ohio has


March,


from


last


Michigan


fewer


North


year
and


potato


Dakota


Nebraska
on-hand


percent
potatoes


stock
than


WESTERN
percent


tocks


is being
addition,


frost
March


damage
1, 27
perc


percent.
on-hand,


46.0
done


reports


ed


STATES
above


million


potatoes
indicate


Washington


Percent
:ent, and
California


respectively,


above


stored


last


year


still sh
that 11
storage


last


year.


in Colorado,
and Montana


than


year


total


percent


lowing


90.5


11


percent
above l
frost d


percent (
contained
Oregon
stocks of
show 15


million
above


ast
mage


year.
from


potatoes
.0 milli


stocks,


still
on cw
10.5


million


percent


ago.


on March


year
Very
last


s ago.
heavy
Octob(


1 in
t of
millic
cwt
fewer


, 1986.
Idaho
sorting
r. In


storage
potatoes
n cwt, w
were up


mr


are
on
/ere


potato


DISAPPEARANCE


percent
cwt lost


above
from


million


from
pace


sorting,


lost


last


harvest


last


shrinkage


year


through
season.
, feedin


February
This m
g and du


totaled


movement
mping,


date.


203 m
include


million


percent


cwt, 10
million


from


PROCESSING


million
totaled


cwt
13.4


totaled


proce


ssed


million


last


cwt,


million


year at
19 percent


year,


this
: from


time.
last


Proce


year


percent


ssing
11.3


from


during
million


82.0


February
cwt.


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