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31 January 2014

USDA Egg Products - 31 January 2014USDA Egg Products - 31 January 2014


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Shell Eggs Broken Down 4 Percent from Last Year

Shell eggs broken totaled 172 million dozen during December 2013, down 4 percent from December a year ago, but slightly above the 172 million broken last month.

During calendar year 2013 through December, shell eggs broken totaled 2,134 million dozen, up 1 percent from the comparable period in 2012. To date, cumulative total edible product from eggs broken in 2013 was 2,760 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.

December 2012 contained 21 weekdays (including 1 holiday) and 5 Saturdays.

December 2013 contained 22 weekdays (including 1 holiday) and 4 Saturdays.

Published by USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

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