U.S. Peanut Prices Report for the Week Ending Nov. 27 (Text)

Following is the text of the U.S. Peanut Prices report for the week ending Nov. 27 as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 22.5 cents per pound for the week ending November 27, up 0.6 cent from the previous week. Marketings of all farmer stock peanuts for the week ending November 27 totaled 39.5 million pounds, down 23.1 million pounds from the previous week.

Runner-type peanut prices averaged 21.5 cents per pound for the week ending November 27, up 1.5 cents from the previous week. Marketings of Runner-type peanuts were 31.6 million pounds, down 12.2 million pounds from the previous week.

Peanut Prices and Marketings by Type - United States: Oct. 30-Nov. 27 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

: Week ending Item and type:----------------------------------------------------------------

: October 30: November 6: November 13: November 20: November 27

: 2010 : 2010 : 2010 : 2010 : 2010 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

: dollars per pound

: Average price : Runners ......: 0.209 0.205 0.205 0.200 0.215 Spanish ......: 0.246 (D) (D) 0.255 (D) Valencias ....: (X) (D) (D) (X) (D) Virginias ....: 0.220 0.254 0.253 0.262 0.270

: All ..........: 0.213 0.227 0.224 0.219 0.225

:

: 1,000 pounds

: Marketings 1/ : Runners ......: 64,132 37,515 58,493 43,785 31,612 Spanish ......: 4,954 (D) (D) 311 (D) Valencias ....: - (D) (D) - (D) Virginias ....: 5,443 18,133 29,185 18,456 7,127

: All ..........: 74,529 59,687 90,073 62,552 39,500 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations. (X) Not applicable. 1/ Quantity purchased from farmers.

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