Estimated potato stocks

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Title:
Estimated potato stocks
Portion of title:
Potato stocks
Physical Description:
5 issues : ill. ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Crop Reporting Board
Publisher:
Crop Reporting Board
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
February 1982
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly, in season (jan.-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

Statement of Responsibility:
Crop Reporting Board, Statistical Reporting Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Jan. 15, 1982-May 13, 1982.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Issue for Feb. 1982 has title: Potato stocks.
General Note:
Title from caption.
General Note:
"Pot 1-2"

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 000490389
notis - ACQ8740
oclc - 08561391
lccn - 2010229700
System ID:
AA00008455:00002

Related Items

Preceded by:
Estimated potato stocks and production
Succeeded by:
Potatoes & sweetpotatoes

Full Text




TATO


STOCKS


Crop
Reporting
Board


Released:


February
3:00 P.M.


12,
ET


1982


HUME

FEB 2


.F.A.S.


LIBRARY

4 ir


- Univ. of Florida


Statistical Reporting
Service
U.S. Department
of Agriculture
Washington, D.C.
20250


POTATO STOCK


S UP 9 PERCENT FROM YEAR EARLIER


Estimated
133 million c


ago but
in 11
Reds.


potato
:wt (6.02


10 percent


major


States


stocks ir
million


than


, 74 percent


major


metric


states
perc


tons


on February


1980.


are Russets


as of Fe
ent above


b


Of the total


, 22 percent


Whites


ruary 1,
February


stock
and


on hand


perce


Estimated


recent


Stocks


than o
stocks
are up


are estimated


cent
. 4


are up


greater
in Maine,
Central


holdings


than
at 1
States


n February 1, VI
are 51 percent


three


a year


earlier


million


estimated


but 1


greater


and 53 percent,


below
percent
13 and 9


at 86.2


two
less


Eastern


cwt,
stocks


percent
than a


States


percent


are up 9
are 26.7


below


year


respectively.


million


years
than


percent


ago. Ic
Sa year
respective


laho's


total


below


percent


February


Holdings


percent
stocks


earlier.


above


million


February


from
cwt,


Minnesota
i the six
February


are estimated


Holdings


compared with


a year


i perc
North


Western


in Washington
February 1, 191


14.5
and


1980.


ago.
ent


In
more


Dakota
iscons


States


million
Oregon


(Continued


on paqe


FALL


POTATOES:


PRODUCTION


STOCKS


NIL CIT


U


4






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


NOTE:


Stocks


are defined as the quantity remaining in storage for


all purposes and uses,


losses


including shrinkage and waste and other


that occur after the date of each report.


potatoes for all purposes gen
of the total fall production.
account for the remaining 10


Sales of fall


erally account for about 90 percent


Shrinkage and
percent.


loss and home use


TABLE 1.


APRIL


FALL POTATOES:


DECEMBER 1, JANUARY 1, FEBRUARY 1, MARCH 1,


1, AND MAY 1 TOTAL STOCKS, AND COMPARABLE PRODUCTION FOR 15 STATES
ESTIMATING POTATO STOCKS I/


-------------------------------------------------------------------- a ann a
CROP : : :


YEAR


: PRODUCTION


DEC 1


JAN 1


FEB 1


MAR 1


APR 1


MAY 1


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


1971
1972


1974
1975
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981


258,613
242,390
247,686
278,679
266,422
294,978
295,421
311,981
285,060
255,691
281,375


172,550
155,190
154,890
183,850
181,720
198,630
202,550
219,850
200,820
171,730
187,790


148,600
132,050
131,600
160,100
156,220
172,230
175,300
193,520
176,020
146,610
160,010


122,350
105,690
105,360
131,480
129,710
142,030
147,930
162,980
147,910
121,565


97,150
82,510
80,460
102,963
102,850
112,830
119,850
132,570
121,720
97,280


57,860
55,465
75,217


72,460


64,830
59,535
44.446


SEE TABLE


PRODUCTION FOR N Y


FOR LIST


STATES.


BEGINNING WITH 1971,


LATE SUMMER


- L I, WIS AND WASH HAS BEEN CLASSIFIED AS FALL.


TABLE


POTATOES USED FOR PROCESSING I/,


SEVEN STATES,


1980 AND 1981 CROPS


STATE


STORAGE:


:SEASON


: DEC1


: TO
: JAN 1


: FEB 1


: MAR 1


: APR 1


: MAY 1


: ENTIRE
: SEASON


000 CWT


IDAHO AND
MALHEUR CO


OREG


:1980-81
:1981-82


14,460
16,720


18,710
21,240


28,110


26,000


33,570


39,210


52,720


MAINE


1980-81
:1981-82


,190
,145


,880
,715


3,510


4,245


4,980


5,885


6,660


WASH AND


OTHER AREAS


OREG


OTHER
STATES


:1980-81
:1981-82


:1980-81
:1981-82


14,610
17,745


2,355
2,860


16,845
21,270


3,670


19,725
24,915


3,745
4,635


23,710


4,565


27,405


5,205


31,500


6,105


39,020


7,550


S






TABLE 3. POTATOES: PRODUCTION AND TOTAL STOCKS OF FALL POTATOES HELD BY
GROWERS, PROCESSORS AND LOCAL DEALERS ON FEBRUARY 1, 1981 AND FEBRUARY 1, 1982


CROP OF 1980 :


CROP OF 1981


STATE


: PRODUC-
: TION


:TOTAL STOCKS:
:FEB 1. 1981 :


FEB 1 STOCKS:
AS % OF
PRODUCTION :


: FEB 1 STOCKS
PRODUC-:TOTAL STOCKS: AS % OF
TION :FEB 1, 1982 : PRODUCTION


1,000 CWT


,438
,950
,840
,960
,403
,920
,725
,876


CALIF
COLO
IDAHO
MAINE
MICH
MINN
MONT
NEBR
NY
-L
-UP
N DAK
OHIO
OREG
PA
WASH
WIS


PERCENT


,600
,300
,500
,900
,200
,600
,580
.100


1,000 CWT


,734
,000
,040
,520
,050
,300
,739
.252


PERCENT


2,860
5,750
44,500
15,100
2,600
7,000
1,600
1.350


5,365
6,875
20,125
1,845
21,710
5,250
52,380
18.190


15 ST.
TOTAL


255,691


121,565


281,375


132,770


assist


users


potato stocks estimates,


evaluating
the "Root


the
Mean


reliability o
Square Error"


based on past performance, has been calc
expressing the deviations between the February
final estimate as a percent of the final est


lated.


the February
a statistical


This


measure


computed


preliminary estimate and the


imate


averaging


the squared


percentage deviations for the 1962-81
this average becomes statistically the


twenty-year period. The square root of
"Root Mean Square Error". Probability


statements can be made concerning expected errors in the current preliminary
estimate relative to the final end of season estimate, assuming that factors
affecting this year's estimate are not different from those influencing recent
years' preliminary estimate.


The
estimate


"Roo
is


t


Mean


3.0 pe'


current estimate of
final estimate by
hundredweight. Char
difference will n,


Square


Error"


recent. This means that ch
133 million hundredweight


more


than


nces are 9 out of


exceed


hundredweight.


p


February


lances
will


1982


not be above


percent or approximately
10 (90 percent confidence
percent or approximately


potato
if 3 tha
or belt


3.98 m
level) th
6.90 m


stocks
at the
ow the
million
at the
million


y


Y







TABLE 4.


FALL


POTATOES:
FEBRUARY


STOCKS BY
1, 1982,


TYPE AS
11 MAJOR


PERCENT
STATES


UllNIVERSITY OF PLORIDA

3 1262 0880 S1 W
TOTAL STOCKS,


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


POTATO TYPES


STATE


-------REDS ----- WHITES :---------------------
REDS :WHITES :


------------RUSSETS : TOTAL------------
RUSSETS :TOTAL


------ ------------- ----- ---------------------- -
PERCENT


81
1/2/100
28


50
3/100
60


DAK
REG
A
ASH
IS


2/100


15
2/100
2_/lO

2/100
61


STATE TOTAL


INC
INC
INC
NOT


SMA
SMA
SMA
ISHE


UANT
UANT
UANT
UAVNT
SAVO


ES, LE
, LESS
ETS, L
OF IN


-- HS I- Mb
5 P
PER
N 5
L OP


--- I --- -- -II
NT OF TOTAL.
SOF TOTAL.
ENT OF TOTAL.
IONS.


(Continued


from


page


appear
cwt,
Scwt
disca
arance
11ion


anci
11
of
rdec
fo
cwt


e to Februa
percent abo'
potatoes di
d without
r the month
for January


ry 1, 1982
ve the same
dumped during
grading and
of January
S1981.


in the 15
period a
Grading,
lost to
totaled 2


major
year a
Sfed
shri
7.2 mi


fall


igo.
to li
nkage
million


States tota
This include
vestock on
(moisture
cwt compare


s 149
19.5
otato
oss).
with


Potatoes processed to February 1, 1982 in
States total 59.0 million cwt, 18 percent more
earlier. During January 10.1 million cwt were
million cwt for January 1981.


the seven major processing
than the same period a year
processed compared with 8.9


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