USDA Market News
June 13, 2012
Greeley, CO Tue Jun 12, 2012 USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News
BEANS Dealer Grower
N.E. Colorado 64.00-68.00 50.00
W. Nebraska/E. Wyoming 64.00-68.00 50.00
N. Dakota/Minnesota 55.00-58.00 45.00-48.00
N. Wyoming/ S.C. Montana 64.00-66.00 48.00-50.00
Washington/Idaho Mostly 65.00-68.00 50.00
Nebraska/Wyoming 52.00-53.00 42.00-45.00
N. Dakota V Ltd 52.00 Ltd 40.00
Light Red Kidney
Colorado/Nebraska V Ltd 71.00-73.00 55.00-57.00
Michigan Ltd 65.00-66.00 Not Established
Wisconsin/Minnesota V Ltd 67.00-68.00 V Ltd 54.00
Dark Red Kidney
Michigan Not Established Not Established
Minnesota/Wisconsin 67.00-68.00 V Ltd 55.00
Washington/Idaho V Ltd 68.50 V Ltd 45.00-48.00
N. Dakota/Minnesota v Ltd 60.00-62.00 V Ltd 45.00
Washington/Idaho V Ltd 62.00-64.00 Not Established
Michigan 62.00-64.00 Not Established
N. Dakota/Minnesota V Ltd 62.00 Not Established
Michigan 45.00-47.00 Not Established
N. Dakota/Minnesota Not Established 42.00
Michigan Ltd 51.50-55.00 Not Established
N. Dakota/Minnesota V Ltd 54.00 Ltd 42.00
Washington/Idaho (52/60) V Ltd 58.50 40.00-42.00
N. Dakota/Montana Not Established Not Established
PEAS and LENTILS
Green Pea - Split Not Established -----------
Whole Vine V Ltd 23.00-25.00 Not Established
Upright Not Established 16.00-17.00
Yellow Pea - Split Not Established -----------
Whole Not Established V Ltd 15.50-16.00
Austrian Winter Pea Not Established Not Established
Lentil - Brewers V Ltd 36.00-36.50 V Ltd 29.00-30.00
Pardina V Ltd 35.00-35.50 30.00
Green Pea - Whole Not Established 13.67-16.67
Yellow Pea - Whole Not Established 13.33-15.83
Lentil - Richlea Not Established Not Established
Baby Lima Not Established V Ltd 50.00
Large Lima Not Established V Ltd 55.00
Canning ----------- Not Established
Blackeye Not Established Not Established
Garbanzo (54/58s) Not Established Not Established
BEAN MARKET SUMMARY
BEANS: Spot trade remains quiet this week as planting continues across most
areas. Trading activity and movement for most varieties slow to moderate.
Demand light to moderate. Some wide price spreads are being reported due to
quality differences within varieties. Most of the varieties remained generally
Dealer: PINTO BEANS were mostly steady with the bulk of CO/WY from 63.00 to
65.00. GREAT NORTHERN BEANS were steady. LIGHT RED KIDNEY BEANS were steady.
DARK RED KIDNEY BEANS were mostly steady. PINK BEANS were firm. SMALL RED
BEANS were mostly steady. BLACK BEANS were steady. PEA BEANS were steady.
GARBANZOS were mostly steady.
Grower: PINTO BEANS were steady. GREAT NORTHERN BEANS were mostly steady.
LIGHT RED KIDNEY BEANS were steady. DARK RED KIDNEY BEANS were steady. PINK
BEANS were steady. SMALL RED BEANS were not established. BLACK BEANS were
mostly steady. PEA BEANS were steady. GARBANZOS were steady.
PEAS AND LENTILS MARKET SUMMARY
IDAHO/WASHINGTON: Trading activity and demand were moderate.
Dealer: Whole Vine Green Peas, Brewer Lentils, and Pardina Lentils were
mostly steady on a light test. Yellow Split Peas, and Austrian Winter Peas were
Grower: Green Whole Upright Peas, Yellow Peas, Brewer Lentils, and Pardina
Lentils were steady. Green Whole Vine Peas and Austrian Winter Peas were not
NORTH DAKOTA/MONTANA: Trading activity and demand were moderate.
Dealer: Whole Green Peas, Whole Yellow Pea and Richlea Lentils were not
Grower: Green Peas, Yellow Peas and Richlea Lentils were mostly steady to
CALIFORNIA: Trading activity and demand were slow to moderate.
Dealer: Baby Limas, Large Limas, Blackeyes, and Garbanzos were not
Grower: Baby Limas and Large Limas traded steady. Canning Quality Large
Limas, Blackeyes, and Garbanzos were not established.
Source: USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market News Service, Greeley, CO
Tess Norvell Market Reporter 970-353-9750 Greeley.LGMN@ams.usda.gov