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:
March 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:
AA00008455:00003

Related Items

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

Full Text



ESTIMATED


POTATO


STOCKS


Crop
Reporting
Board


Released:


March 15,
3:00 P.M.


1982


-HUME LIBRARY


APR


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


U...;. pf ytarrbti


POTATO STOCKS UP


10 PERCENT FROM YEAR


EARLIER


Potato
million


a year


stocks
i cwt
but 12


as of March


(4.84


million


less


! percent


1982


metric


15 major


tons).


than on March


fall


This is
. 1980.


States


perce


are estimated
nt above March


Estimated


percent
Stocks


greater
n Maine,
Central


than on March


are 61


estimated


below t
percent
and 11


holdings


than
at


12.4


States


1981


year
milli


estimate


but 4


percent greater than


percent,
at 71.4


years


less t
percent


han


three


earlier
on cwt,
id stock


Eastern


States


are up IU
Share 20.0


percent below March


year


respectively.


million
ago. Id
a year


respectively,


cwt,
aho's
sarller.


total


percent


I


percent
million
1980.


ago while Minnesota


Holdings
3 percent
stocks are


Holdings


above


the
Marchi


estimated


compared with March


Washington


1981.


15.4


below
from
cwt,


million
March 1
a year


c'
I,
agi


percent


North Dakota


and Wisconsin


Western


1981


38.0
and


wt, 11
1980.
o. In
t more
stocks


are up


States


million
Oregon


percent
cwt, 5


are up


(Continued


on page 4)


FALL


POTATOES:


PRODUCTION


AND STOCKS


NIL


U-


*






NOTE
!all


:


Stocks


are defined


purposes and uses


losses


as the quantity remaining


in storage for


, including shrinkage and waste and other


that occur after the date of


potatoes for
of the total


all
fal


purposes
product


account for the remaining


each


report.


Sales of fall


generally account for about 90 percent


on.


hrinkage and


loss and home use


10 percent.


TABLE
APRIL 1


. FALL
AND MAY


POTATOES:


DECEMBER


JANUARY


1 TOTAL STOCKS, AND COMPARABLE
ESTIMATING POTATO STOCKS


FEBRUARY


PRODUCTION F(


, MARCH 1,
JR 15 STATES


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


YEAR


: PRODUCTION


DEC 1


JAN 1


: FEB 1


: MAY 1


- as a a a ----- ---------------------------- ------------ ------ -------- -----------
1,000 CWT


1971
1972
1973


1975
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980


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
132,770


97,150
82,510
80,460
102,963
102,850
112,830
119,850
132,570
121,720
97,280
106,735


57,860
55,465
75,217


64,830
59,535
44,446


1/ SEE TABLE 3 FOR
PRODUCTION FOR N Y -


LIST


OF 15 STATES. 2/ BEGINNING WITH 1971,
WIS AND WASH HAS BEEN CLASSIFIED AS FALL.


LATE


SUMMER


TABLE


POTATOES USED FOR PROCESSING


SEVEN STATES,


1980 AND


1981 CROPS


STATE


:STORAGE
:SEASON


: DEC


: JAN


: FEB 1


:MAR 1


: APR 1


: MAY 1


: ENTIRE
: SEASON


---------------- ------------------ ------ ---------------------------------- ----
1,000 CWT
IDAHO AND


MALHEUR CO.,
OREG


MAINE


:1980-81
:1981-82


:1980-81
:1981-82


WASH AND
OTHER AREAS,
OREG


OTHER
STATE


TOTAL


:1980-81


:1981


:1980-81


:1981


:1980-81


S U S-Zn U


14,460
16,720


,190
,145


14,610
17,745


,355
,860


18,710
21,240


,880
,715


16,845
21.270


2,890
3,670

41, H


33,615
20 Ajnf


23,230
26,000
3,510
3,450


19,725
24,915


3,745
4,635

50,210
CO nnn


28,110
31,205
4,245
4,135


23,710
29,095
4,565
5,835

60,630
in\ rin


33,570


4,980


7,405


5,205

71,160


52,720


5,885


31,500


6,105

82,700


6,660


39,020


7,550

105,950





TABLE 3.
GROWERS,


POTATOES: PR(
PROCESSORS AND


)DUCTION AND TOTAL


LOCAL


DEALERS ON


STOCK
MARCH


FALL


POTATOES
4D MARCH


HELD BQ
1. 1982


CROP


1980


CROP


STATE


: PRODUCE
: TION


:TOTAL


:MAR


STOCKS


1981


STOCKS:


%OF


PRODUCTION


: PRODUCE
: TION


:MAR


TOTAL STOCKS


:MAR


1982


TOCKS


AS % OF
PRODUCTION


1,000


PERCENT


1,000


PERCENT


CALIF
COLO
IDAHO
MAINE
MICH
MINN
MONT
NEBR


-UPST


OHIO
OREG
PA
WASH
MIS


6,438
10,950
79,840
24,960
7,403
9,920
1,725
1,876
4,794
6,250
15,680
1,995
19,745
4,180
43,935
16,000


2,000
4,250
40,000
11,300
1,400
4,000
1,300
900
500
800
4,600
80
7,500
1,250
14,600
2,800


6,734
12,000
80,040
26,520
7,050
13,300
1,739
2,252
5,365
6,875
20,125
1,845
21,710
5,250
52,380
18,190


2,060
4,600
38,000
12,400
1,800
5,400
1,450
1,150
350
1,100
7,400
75
8,300
1,500
17,000
4,150


TOTAL


255,691


97,280


281,375


106,735


assist


users


stocks estimates,


past


performance,


deviations


between


percent


deviation
average
statement
estimate
affecting


years


becomes
s can be
relative


this


the
has
the
the


evaluating


"Root
been


Mean


Square


calculated.


February
final e


1962-81


statistically


year


' preliminary


made


reliability


Error"
This


preliminary


estimate


twenty-year


concerning
e final enr


estimate


estimate.


"Root


expected


are not


March


statistical
computed I


estimate


averaging


period.
Mean
Errors


season
different


Square


estimate,


from


and
the


, 1982


measure
f express
e final


squared


square
Error"


potato


based


estimate


percentage


root


e current
assuming


those


Probability
preliminary


that


influencing


factors
recent


"Root


is 3.8 percent
estimate of 10
estimate by
hundredweight.


difference


will


hundredweiaht.


Mean


.Square


This r
million


more


Chances


Error"


neans


than


that


chance:


hundredweight


are 9
exceed


wi


percent


percent


March
s are
11 not


percent
or


1982


potato s
if 3 tha


above


tocks
t the


or below


approximately


It


confidence


approximately


4.06
level)
6.94


estimate
current
he final
million
that the
million






cwt,
cwt
disc
for
cwt


Disappearance
10 percent a
of potatoes
arded without
the month of
for February


to March
bove the
dumped d
grading
February
1981.


1, 1982 ii
same period
luring grad
and lost to
totaled 26


n 15 major fal
a year ago.
ing, fed to 1
shrinkage (moi
;0 million cwt


I States total
This includes
livestock on
sture loss).
compared with


s 1751
21.6 1
potato
Disapp
I 24.3


million
million
farms,
earance
million


a -
-ta
Ql^ ^g


Potatoes processed to March 1, 1982 in
70.3 million cwt, 16 percent more than the
February, 11.3 million cwt were processed
February 1981.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250

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PENALTY FOR PRIVATE USE. 300


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same period a year earlier. During
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