Shell Eggs: Daily Midwest Regional Eggs
NW_PY018                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Tue. Feb 13, 2018          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily Midwest Regional Eggs                                                     
                                                                                

Producer prices are 6 cents lower for Large and 5 cents lower for Medium.       
Midwest delivered prices are steady. The undertone is lower. Demand is          
light to moderate. Offerings are moderate to heavy. Supplies are moderate.      
Market activity is slow. Compared to last week, shell egg inventory in the      
Midwest region is 3.4% higher. Breaking stock prices are steady. The            
undertone is generally steady. Demand is light to moderate. Offerings are       
light. Supplies are light to moderate. Schedules full-time. Market activity     
is slow.                                                                        
                                                                                

PRICES TO RETAILERS, SALES TO VOLUME BUYERS, USDA GRADE A AND GRADE A,          
WHITE EGGS IN CARTONS, CENTS PER DOZEN.                                         
                                                                                
PRICES DELIVERED TO WAREHOUSE:                                                  
                     RANGE           MOSTLY                                     
EXTRA LARGE          149-158         152-155                                    
LARGE                148-157         150-153                                    
MEDIUM               110-119         112-115                                    

PRICES DELIVERED TO STORE DOOR:                                                 
                     RANGE           MOSTLY                                     
EXTRA LARGE          156-164         157-159                                    
LARGE                154-162         155-157                                    
MEDIUM               116-124         117-119                                    

IOWA-MINNESOTA-WISCONSIN EGGS                                                   

PRICES PAID TO PRODUCERS, CENTS PER DOZEN.                                      
                                                                                
                     RANGE           MOSTLY                                     
LARGE                118-128         122                                        
MEDIUM               82-86           84                                         
SMALL                45-51                                                      

                                                                                
MIDWEST AREA: IA,IL,IN,KY,MI,MN,OH,NE,ND,SD,WI,WV,                              
              western NY, and western PA                                        
                                                                                

Source:   USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News                        
          Des Moines, IA    515-284-4460  email: DESM.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov        
          http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_PY018.txt                        
                                                                                
Prepared: 13-Feb-18 11:04 AM E JG