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:
May 1986
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 )

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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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Source Institution:
University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
aleph - 002894610
oclc - 11026295
notis - APC6053
lccn - sn 87043048
issn - 1057-7882
Classification:
lcc - NOT IN LC
ddc - 338
System ID:
AA00008453:00013

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Potato

Stocks


Agricultural
Statistics
Board
National Agricultural
Statistics Service


United States
Department of
Agriculture
Washington, D.C. 20250


RELEASED:


15, 1
P.M.


POTATO


iL~
parc
14 year
rur~
V


rnaj


~ent
I


I,


1986


potato


tons),
heavy


1 metric
Iby the
: of fal
April
Nearly




FALL


MIL CUT.


stocks


1978


production


sorting
3 times


loss
as h


986
ET


STOCKS

totaled


percent


potato p
this ye
es and
igh as a


from


PERCENT


estimated


last


reduction.
ar compared


cullage
year a


year, DLI
Current


with


continued


go.


63.4


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCUMENTS DEPT.


U.S DEPOSIT
-i.. .. .....iiiiiiiiiU ,Si ii 11" 1'11111111 "- -


mil


t below 1
stocks a
percent


high


(continued


POTATOES:


(FOR


STATES


PRODUCTION


ESTIMATING


AND


POTATO


lion
the M


STORY


(2.87
stocks


accounted


remaining
Western St


last


ates,


on page 4.)



STOCKS


STOCKS)


I fl I


- -


* ...


IIpl

B5'
1. .. B .






* NOTE:
*
*


Stocks a
purposes
losses t
potatoes
cent of


re defined
and uses,
hat occur


for all
the total


use account


as the quantity remaining


including
after the


purposes


fall


for the remaining


in storage


shrinkage and waste


date of


generally


production


each


report.


account fo
Shrinkage,


percent.


for all*


other


Sales


ir about 90
loss and


of fall*


h


However,


per-
ome
year


losses


are running much higher


than


normal.


TABLE


FALL


POTATO


PRODUCTION AND


STOCKS


MAJOR


STATE


---------- ------------------------------------------ ------------------------ -a
a S S


CROP
YEAR


:PRODUCTION:


MAR 1


APR 1I


MAY 1


000 CWT


1975
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985


266,422
294,978
295,421
311,981
284,940
256,518
287,710
298,031
284,344
303,384
340,792


181,720
198,630
202,550
219,850


172
193
206
192
201
233


,030
,610
,525
,150
,410
.775


156,220
172,230
175,300
193,520
176,020
147,010
164,380
178,980
165,330
173,380


129,710
142,030
147,930
162,980
147,910


,820
,200
,900
,760
,810


102,850
112,830
119,850
132,570
121,720
97,680
111,780
122,500
112,730
118,400
137,420


70,970
81,130
88,680


92,550
72,660
82,270
90,105
81,740
86,440
102,590


64,830
59,535
44,546
50,760
57,305
50,365
52,465
63,380


TABLE


POTATOES


PROCESSED


EIGHT


STATE


1984


AND 1985


CROPS


-- ----- -------------------------------------------------------------------- S S -
S S S S a


STATE


:STORAGE:


:SEASON


: DEC


: JAN


: FEB


: MAR


: APR


MAY 1


: ENTIRE
: SEASON


: 1,000 CWT
IDAHO AND :


MALHEUR
OREG


:1984-85
:1985-86


19,000


,980


9,200
6.660


4,010
2,170


39,510
37.910


44,650
43,240


57,410


MAINE


:1984-85
:1985-86


1,820


,410
.920


3,015
3,805


3,520
4,545


4,330
5,540


5,185
6,280


6,550


WASH AND
OTHER AREAS,
OREG


:1984-85
:1985-86


24,690
25,665


9,345
9.450


33,560
34.450


38,815
39.990


43,380
45.110


51,670


OTHER


STATES


:1984


:1985-86


5,695
6,470


7,510
7,990


9,900


10,930
12,020


12,745
13,860


14,715
16,095


1,005


TOTAL


:1984-85


*1


a a -. -


- a a


58,920
--a -* ^- --


70,770


82,020


95,400


107,930


136,635


J A P





TABLE


FALL


POTATOES:


PRODUCTION AND


STOCKS ON MAY


1985


1986


CROP


1984


CROP


1985


STATE


* R
:PRODUCTION:


TOTAL
STOCKS


1985


1,00


STOCKS


: AS % OF :
:PRODUCTION:


PERCENT


TOTAL
STOCKS


PRODUCTION:


1986


1,000


STOCKS
S % OF


:PRODUCTION


PERCENT


CALIF
COLO
IDAHO
MAINE
MICH
MINN
MONT
NEBR


- UPSTATE


OHIO
OREG
PA
WASH
WIS


STATE


TOTAL


7,280
17,225
86,600
21,360
12,540
13,775
1,924
2,480
3,577
6,630
20,615
2,418
23,525
5,160
56,925
21,350

303,384


1,200
3,350
22,500
4,350
1,800
1,700
150
200


7,878
17,920
102,515
27,160
12,100
14,145
1,890
2,173
3,870
6,125
23,630
2,465
26,701
5,720
62,370
24,130


2,500
I/
4,500
390
7,000
2,300


52,465


340,792


750
4,700
22,500
7,000
1,500
3,100
50
270
I/ 150
250
3,800
1/
5,800
610
9,700
3,200

63,380


01-110


COMBINED


WITH


LONG


~>Th~ > frr


ISLAND


PREVENT


POSSIBLE


DISCLOSURE


INDIVIDUAL


RELIA


The
percent.


"Root
This


Mean
means


of 63.4 million cw
1.6 percent or ap
percent confidence
approximately 8.3 i


t


Squar
that
will nc(


ABILITY OF


e Error"
the chance


proximately


level)
million


that
cwt.


abc


4.8
the


STOCKS


es


are 2


)ve or below
million cwt
difference


ESTIMATES


1 st
3 th.
final


Chances


will


ocks


ft


estimate
current


estimate by
are 9 out


exceed


13.1


estimate


more


percent


than
(90
t or


-year


estimate and
million cwt
estimate has


(1979-85)


been


final
4.70
below


record


estimates


million


final


differences


averaged


cwt.


3.80


During


estimate 6


million


this 7
out of 7


between


cwt,


-year


ranging


stocks


from


period,


years.


OPERATIONS.


.*





Potato


higher
million


thousand
cwt were


The
1986, a
North Da
up 82 p
earlier.


than


stocks
last


cwt were
cwt, w
up 56 p


the 3


year
up 61


as c
erc(


CENTRAL


gain (
ikota
percent


stock


from


percent


lown 24
ent.

STATES
percent


were
last


EASTERN


percent
t from


percent


contained


from
52


year.


las


STATES
t above
last ya
while


1 11.9
t year


percent;
Michigan


totaled


ear.
Penn


8.01


years


million


ago.


New York
sylvania


million


percent


Wisconsin up
stocks were


Maine


storage,


stock


of p


above
percent;
percent


cwt,


stocks
at 400


percent
at 7.0


thousand


potatoes


two yea
; and M
: below


irs


ago.


2
0 O

us
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-I -
Ii- -^ ""
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innesota
a year


WESTERN


up 12 p
million
Storage
because
percent


year


ercen
cwt


STATES
t from
were


operators
of frost
while Oregc


storage
last year
even wit
say about
damage.
n holding


held 4
and 1
h last


3.
6


5


million


percent


year,


: 6 percent
Washington


n cwt
above
it Apr


stocks


tocks


million


of
cwt


S


potatoes


1984.


Idaho


il cullage
on-hand wi
.7 million


were


Il


percent


on May 1
stocks
continued
not Le


were


larger


, 1986,
at 22.5
1 high.
usable


up
than


ago.


Colorado


year.


However,


restriction


are down


potato


stock


about c
1 other


percent


totaled


mne-fourth


orting


from


last


these


osses
year


million


cwt,


holdings a
California


while


Montana


percent


ire unmarketable


holdings


seed


stocks


from
under


last
size


thousand


are mostly


gone.


DISAPPEARANCE


year
this


15 storage
Cullage anc


season, c

PROCESSING


from nearly


the
last


3 major
year's


from harvest


States,
losses


compared with

through Apr
8 million cw


States


were


through
1 perca
up two


27.4 million


il
It


utilizedc


12.5 million


this


process
I 13.4


cwt.


season


April


-t


from


third


lost 1

Same


ea a year
million c


is year
the 251


, totaling


ast


totaled 277
million cwt
45.6 million


million
moved
cwt so


cwt
last
far


year.


to 111
earlier.


million
During


potatoes


cwt, u
April,


pli


percei


percent
ants in
nt from


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accurately reflect


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