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03 October 2016

USDA Egg Products - August 2016USDA Egg Products - August 2016

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Shell Eggs Broken Up 22 Percent from Last Year

August 2015 contained 21 weekdays (including 0 holidays) and 5 Saturdays. August 2016 contained 23 weekdays (including 0 holidays) and 4 Saturdays. Shell eggs broken totaled a record 204 million dozen during August 2016, up 22 percent from August a year ago, and 5 percent above the 194 million broken during the previous month. During calendar year 2016, shell eggs broken totaled 1.51 billion dozen, up 5 percent from 2015. Cumulative total edible product from eggs broken in 2016 was 1.93 billion pounds, up 5 percent from 2015. 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.

Published by USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

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