Shell Eggs: Daily South Central Regional Eggs
NW_PY005                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Tue. Mar 13, 2018          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily South Central Region Eggs                                                 
                                                                                

Prices are steady. The undertone continues higher for the larger sizes.         
Demand is moderate to good for the generally light offerings. Supplies are      
light to moderate. Market activity is moderate to active. The shell egg         
inventory increased 10.5% in the South Central region when compared to a        
week ago. All breaking stock prices are higher. The undertone is steady to      
higher. Demand is light to moderate. Offerings are light. Supplies are          
mixed. Schedules are 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          209.5-218       211-214                                    
LARGE                209.5-218       211-214                                    
MEDIUM               121.5-130       123-126                                    

                                                                                
SOUTH CENTRAL AREA: AR,AZ,CO,KS,LA,MO,NM,OK, and TX                             
                                                                                

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_PY005.txt                        
                                                                                
Prepared: 13-Mar-18 11:19 AM E BK