This file presents the annual estimates of production and value for commercial broilers, eggs, turkeys raised, and chickens lost or sold for slaughter by states and U.S. The report also highlights changes in the data in comparison to the previous years. This report supplements Broiler Hatchery, Chickens and Eggs, and Turkey Hatchery, and continues Poultry Production, Disposition, and Income. These estimates were based on inventory, disposition, production, and price estimates as published in various NASS poultry and agricultural prices reports, as well as information on imports, exports, and slaughter obtained
from other sources
This report covers advertised prices for shell eggs and egg products at major retail outlets. National feature rate is listed by egg grade, egg size, and container and national activity index is listed by egg class for the current week, the prior week, and the prior year. Regional feature rate and activity index are listed by egg grade, egg size, and container. Egg products are listed in the same fashion as shelled eggs.
This report covers national shell egg inventory. Egg inventory is categorized by grade and region and includes the weekly change in inventory. Also included is a breakdown of specialty (certified organic, nutritionally enhanced, cage-free, and vegetarian fed) egg inventory