,Shell Eggs: Daily California Eggs"
HC_PY001                                                                        
Des Moines, IA          Thu. Jan 21, 2021          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Daily California Eggs                                                           
                                                                                

Benchmark prices are unchanged. Asking prices for next week are 21 cents        
higher for Jumbo, 22 cents higher for Extra Large and Large and 15 cents        
higher for Medium and Small. Trade sentiment is higher. Offerings are         
usually light for immediate needs. Retail demand continues fairly good to       
good with continued ad activity noted for next week. Warehouse buyers are       
purchasing on an as needed basis and watching current market conditions.        
Food service movement remains light. Supplies are in close balance to           
moderate. Market activity is active.                                            
                                                                                

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                161                                                        
EXTRA LARGE          145                                                        
LARGE                139                                                        
MEDIUM               113                                                        

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: 21-Jan-21 03:23 PM E MP