,Shell Eggs: Daily California Eggs"
HC_PY001                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Wed. May 15, 2019          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily California Eggs                                                           
                                                                                

Prices are steady. Trade sentiment is barely steady to lower. Retail demand     
is mostly moderate. Demand into food service channels is moderate to            
instances fairly good. Offerings are light for Jumbo and mostly heavy on        
the balance of sizes. Supplies are moderate to heavy. Market activity is        
slow.                                                                           
                                                                                

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                137                                                        
EXTRA LARGE          104                                                        
LARGE                94                                                         
MEDIUM               92                                                         

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/HC_PY001.txt                        
                                                                                
Prepared: 15-May-19 05:01 PM E MP