UPDATE: IDAHO POTATOES

November 9, 2021

Prices are rising for all sizes. Pack outs are leaning toward the smaller sizes (90– to 110-count potatoes), as growers are pulling from cellars with smaller sized potatoes to fulfill holiday retail demand.

Norkotahs

  • Markon First Crop (MFC) Norkotah Potatoes are readily available
  • 70- to 100-count packs will be tight through December
  • Prices for all sizes are expected to continue climbing
  • Quality is very good

Burbanks

  • MFC Burbank Potatoes are readily available
  • The overall crop profile is small (dominated by 80-count and smaller potatoes)
  • High prices are forecast through December
  • Quality is strong

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