Shell Eggs: Daily Midwest Regional Eggs
NW_PY018                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Wed. May 16, 2018          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily Midwest Regional Eggs                                                     
                                                                                

Producer prices are 5 cents lower for Large and Medium and 1 cent lower for     
Small. Delivered prices are unchanged. Trade sentiment is lower. Supplies       
are mostly mdoerate. Offerings are moderate to heavy. Demand is mostly          
light. Market activity is slow to moderate. Breaking stock prices are           
steady to 1 cent lower. The undertone is barely steady. Offerings are           
mostly moderate. Supplies are balanced to moderate. Demand is moderate.         
Shedules full-time. Market activity is slow to moderate.                        
                                                                                

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          88-97           91-94                                      
LARGE                87-96           89-92                                      
MEDIUM               77-86           79-82                                      

PRICES DELIVERED TO STORE DOOR:                                                 
                     RANGE           MOSTLY                                     
EXTRA LARGE          95-103          96-98                                      
LARGE                93-101          94-96                                      
MEDIUM               83-91           84-86                                      

IOWA-MINNESOTA-WISCONSIN EGGS                                                   

PRICES PAID TO PRODUCERS, CENTS PER DOZEN.                                      
                                                                                
                     RANGE           MOSTLY                                     
LARGE                61-71           65                                         
MEDIUM               54-58           56                                         
SMALL                51-57                                                      

                                                                                
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: 16-May-18 11:00 AM E MP