NC Market Report 1/8/2018

N.C. BROILER-FRYERS: The market is steady and the live supply is adequate to meet the moderate demand. Average weights are heavy. The

estimated slaughter for Thursday in North Carolina is 3,085,000 head compared to 3,114,000 head last Thursday.

North Carolina Egg market is steady on Small, lower on the balance. Supplies are mostly moderate to meet a moderate retail demand.  PRICES WEIGHTED AVERAGE, IN SMALL LOTS, USDA GRADE A AND GRADE A, WHITE EGGS IN CARTONS, NEARBY RETAIL OUTLET, CENTS PER DOZE:

MOSTLY

EXTRA LARGE                 152.49

LARGE                                149.05

MEDIUM                           116.38

SMALL                                 84.00