September 28, 2012
ID’S 2011 CROP SETS VALUE RECORD
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The value of
The crop value was up $128 million from 2010, according to the Sept. 20 NASS report.
The average price received by growers in 2011 was $8.10 per cwt, tying a record set in the 2010 marketing year. Fresh prices, averaging $8.05 per cwt, were down from $9.55 for the 2010 marketing year, and the average price paid to processed growers, at $7.70 per cwt, was up from $7.
Total production in the Pacific Northwest was 250 million cwt, about 64 percent of
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