California Shell Eggs: Daily Egg Report
Benchmark prices are steady. Asking prices for next week are unchanged on Jumbo, Extra Large and Large with Medium and Small down 12 cents. Trade sentiment is lower. Retail and food service movement is seasonally brisk and reported as good to very good. Offerings are light to mostly moderate with Jumbo in the tightest position. Supplies are moderate. Market activity is slow to moderate. Small benchmark price $2.31. Check ending market prices.→
Most people don’t know it but eggs are one of the most consumed foods in the whole world. Most of us do know that egg farmers have had a hard year. The price of eggs has been going up since that outbreak of Avian Flu. Everett Griner talks about breakfast costing more in today’s Agri View.
One of the most effective health aides ever developed is the pasteurization of raw milk. It has been around for almost a century, but there are still people that will not use it in their homes. Everett Griner talks about milk processing in today’s Agri View.
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) will act as a participating state for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service’s (AMS) Specialty Crop Multi-State Program.