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01 May 2013

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Shell Eggs Broken Up 2 Percent from Last Year

Shell eggs broken totaled 175 million dozen during March 2013, up 2 percent from March a year ago, and 9 percent above the 161 million broken last month.

During calendar year 2013 through March, shell eggs broken totaled 509 million dozen, up slightly from the comparable period in 2012. To date, cumulative total edible product from eggs broken in 2013 was 657 million pounds, down 1 percent from 2012.

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.

March 2012 contained 22 weekdays (including 0 holidays) and 5 Saturdays.
March 2013 contained 21 weekdays (including 0 holidays) and 5 Saturdays.

May 2013

Published by USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

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