Canned White Potatoes Grades and Standards

  1. U.S. Grade A is the quality of canned white potatoes that meets the applicable requirements of Tables III through VII and scores not less than 90 points.
  2. U.S. Grade B is the quality of canned white potatoes that meets the applicable requirements of Table III through VII and scores not less than 80 points.
  3. Substandard is the quality of canned white potatoes that fails to meet the requirements for U.S. Grade B.
 
Inspection Aid
 
The Inspection Aid 106 - Universal Sizer is available as a set to processors, buyers, and other interested parties for $110.00 and may be obtained from:
 
USDA, AMS, FV, Processed Products Branch
Hunt Valley Professional Bldg., Suite 213
9 Schilling Road
Hunt Valley, MD 21031-8604
Telephone: (410) 584-9008, (866) 605-6322
Fax: (410) 527-0402
 
Detailed standards, Inspection Instructions & Other Resources: