Daily California Eggs

July 12

Benchmark prices are steady. Asking prices for next week are 5 cents lower for Jumbo, 13 cents lower for Extra Large and Large and 2 cents higher for Medium and Small. The undertone is lower to sharply lower for Large, steady to higher for Jumbo and Extra Large and higher for Medium. Cartoned egg sales range light to fairly good, mostly moderate and better into current ads. Food service movement is reported as mostly moderate. Warehouse buying interest is light for Large and fairly good to good on the remainder of sizes. Offerings are heavy for Large and light to occasionally moderate on the balance of sizes. Floor stocks are moderate. Market activity is moderate. Small benchmark price 56 cents.


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.

Jumbo 166 Extra Large 123

Large 115 Medium 76

Southern California:

Prices to retailers, sales to volume buyers, USDA Grade AA white eggs in cartoons, delivered store door, cents per dozen.

Jumbo 158-170 Extra Large 110-117

Large 100-109 Medium 62-71

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