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03 June 2013

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Shell Eggs Broken Up 6 Percent from Last Year

Shell eggs broken totaled 178 million dozen during April 2013, up 6 percent from April a year ago, and 2 percent above the 175 million broken last month.

During calendar year 2013 through April, shell eggs broken totaled 688 million dozen, up 2 percent from the comparable period in 2012. To date, cumulative total edible product from eggs broken in 2013 was 888 million pounds, up 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.

April 2012 contained 21 weekdays (including 0 holidays) and 4 Saturdays.
April 2013 contained 22 weekdays (including 0 holidays) and 4 Saturdays.

June 2013

Published by USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

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