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Published on February 7, 2014 1:14PM

Shell egg marketers’ 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.


(USDA Market News)

Des Moines, Iowa

Jan. 31

Benchmark prices are steady. Asking prices for next week are unchanged for Jumbo, 1 cent lower for Extra Large, unchanged for Large and 5 cents lower for Medium and Small. The undertone is steady to lower. Demand is light to mostly moderate. Offerings and supplies are moderate. Market activity is slow to moderate. Small benchmark price $1.32.

Size Range Size Range

Jumbo 179 Extra large 180

Large 173 Medium 152


Prices to retailers, sales to volume buyers, USDA Grade AA and Grade AA, white eggs in cartons, delivered to store door.

Size Range Size Range

Jumbo 161-173 Extra large 158-170

Large 150-162 Medium 132-140


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