,Shell Eggs: Daily California Eggs"
HC_PY001                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Mon. Apr 16, 2018          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily California Eggs                                                           
                                                                                

Benchmark prices are 71 cents lower for Jumbo, 75 cents lower for Extra         
Large, 79 cents lower for Large and 37 cents lower for Medium and Small.        
Trade sentiment is steady. Offerings and supplies are moderate. Demand is       
mostly moderate. Market activity is slow to moderate. Small benchmark price     
$1.27.                                                                          
                                                                                

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                212                                                        
EXTRA LARGE          202                                                        
LARGE                196                                                        
MEDIUM               147                                                        

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: 16-Apr-18 12:42 PM E MP