This file contains the grower, processor, and local dealer potato storage stocks in fall producing areas; December release also includes acreage, yield, production estimates, potato size, harvest loss and hills per acre in selected fall potato states. Data is obtained from a survey conducted in the 13 major all potato producing States, encompassing approximately 975 growers, processors, and storage facilities.
This annual release presents the final estimates on Irish potatoes for the US, including acreage, yield per acre, production, farm disposition, season average price, value, and utilization of sales, processing with historic comparisons, and stocks for the 15 major fall producing states. Production, disposition, and value data for Alaska are shown separately. This is a supplement to Potato stocks. Data and estimates are the result of Quarterly Agricultural Surveys and Grower Special Surveys.