USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices
The following prices are effective from 06/11/14 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until the next announcement occurs. The next announcement is scheduled for 06/17/14 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time.
* $424.74 per ton for Runner peanuts
* $404.93 per ton for Spanish peanuts
* $428.38 per ton for Valencia peanuts
* $428.38 per ton for Virginia peanuts
This week’s NPP is unchanged from last week.
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