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Specialty onions

Posted by jeffnfran 6 (My Page) on
Thu, Sep 27, 07 at 15:00

Anyone in the Northeast growing/selling, red torpedo, Cipollini or White Pearl onions?
Just wondering what a fair price would be and how you are selling them, ie: bunched or loose??


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RE: Specialty onions

In the Northwest here but here's what we did with specialty onions from '96 to '02. We sold the puple pearl type onions at $1 a bunch for 10. The most surprising onion that was in demand was the Egyptian Walking Onion. We marketed them as an onion to eat with sets to plant. Got $1 each and they were always good for a few hundred dollars of sales/season. Tom


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