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Monthly US Egg Products Report

by 5m Editor
8 May 2007, at 8:39am

US - Shell eggs broken down 1 percent from last year, report the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).

Shell Eggs Broken Down 1 Percent

Shell eggs broken totaled 168 million dozen during March 2007, down 1 percent from March a year ago, but 12 percent above the 150 million broken last month.

March 2007 contained 22 weekdays and 5 Saturdays. March 2006 contained 23 weekdays and 4 Saturdays.

During calendar year 2007 through March, shell eggs broken totaled 478 million dozen, down 3 percent from the comparable period in 2006. To date, cumulative total edible liquid from eggs broken in 2007 was 624 million pounds, down 3 percent from 2006.

Data presented in this report were compiled from Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) inspection reports. The best available data at the time of publication were used.

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