WASDE Report Shows Increase in Livestock and Poultry Production

Dan Dairy & Livestock

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released their May World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report this week, and in the Livestock, Poultry, and Dairy section, it notes that total red meat and poultry production for 2018 is projected to be higher than 2017 due to an increase in livestock and poultry production. Cattle placements during second half 2017 and …

January Chicken and Egg Report

Taylor Hillman Commodity Report, Poultry 29 Comments

January Egg Production Up 9 Percent United States egg production totaled 9.04 billion during January 2017, up 9 percent from last year. Production included 7.91 billion table eggs, and 1.12 billion hatching eggs, of which 1.04 billion were broiler-type and 87.7 million were egg-type. The total number of layers during January 2017 averaged 376 million, up 5 percent from last …

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Pacific Region Poultry/Egg Report

Dan Commodity Report, Industry News Release, Poultry 0 Comments

California Egg Production California’s egg production during July totaled 292 million, up 4 million from June’s production and up 19 million from July 2015. The all layers during the month totaled 12.0 million, down 3¬†percent from last month, but up from July 2015. Eggs per 100 layers during the month were 2,438, compared to 2,330 a month earlier, and 2,286 …