BC-USDA-Calif Eggs

5/5/2015 9:15 AM
By Associated Press

HC—PY001
Des Moines, IA Tue. May 05, 2015 USDA Market News
SHELL EGGS: Daily California Eggs
Prices are steady. The undertone is mostly steady. Offerings are moderate.
Retail demand is moderate to occasionally fairly good with scheduled ads
and the upcoming Mother's day holiday providing additional interest.
Supplies are light to mostly moderate. Market activity is moderate.
Monday's shell egg inventories increased 8.1% in the Southwest and declined
24.1% in the Northwest.
Shell egg marketer's benchmark price for negotiated egg sales of
USDA Grade AA and Grade AA in cartons, cents per dozen. This
price does not reflect discounts or other contract terms.
RANGE
JUMBO 221
EXTRA LARGE 195
LARGE 188
MEDIUM 155
Source: USDA AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News
Des Moines, IA 515.284-4471 email: PYMNDSM@ams.usda.gov
http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/HC—PY001.txt
Prepared: 05-May-15 12:07 PM E MP


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