7 CFR § 51.2836 - Size classifications.

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§ 51.2836 Size classifications.

The size of onions may be specified in accordance with one of the following classifications.

Size designation Minimum diameter Maximum diameter
Inches Millimeters Inches Millimeters
Small 1 25.4 2 1/4 57.2
Repacker/Prepacker 1 1 3/4 44.5 3 76.2
Medium 2 50.8 3 1/4 82.6
Large or Jumbo 3 76.2 ( 2)
Colossal 3 3/4 95.3 ( 2)

1 In addition to the sizes specified, a lot of onions designated as Repacker or Prepacker shall contain at least 60 percent or more 2 inches or larger in diameter.

2 No requirement.