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A4-Lancaster Farming, Saturday, October 17, tW
OCTOBER 14, 1996
Movement of ready-to-cook whole birds
was no better thin fair. Seller offerings
continued to be more than sufficient for
current inquiry, live supplies were mod
erate; weights were in a Kill range of light
to heavy. Less than trucklot asking prices
were unchanged at <5O to 74 cents. Trade
sentiment was no better than steady. In the
parts complex, all items were at least
adequate for the irregular but mostly light
Everett R. Newswanger
Lou Ann Good, Staff
Andy Andrews, Staff
Vernon Achenbach Jr., Staff
Ephrata Office Phone
Joyce Bupp, York County
Seven Valleys (717)428-1865
Carolyn Moyer, Bradford County
Tioga & Susquehanna
Roaring Branch (717)324-2482
Randy Wells, Indiana
Marion Center (412)397-2529
Judith Patton, Union
Mifflmburg (717) 966-4770
Gail Strock, Mifflin
Huntingdon ft Juniata
Belleville (717) 935-5675
Linda Williams, Bedford ft
Gay Brownlee, Somerset
David Hlebert, Westmoreland
Marsha Chess, Mercer
Fredoma (412) 475-3937
Beth Miller, Cumberland
Virginia Wilt. Adams
Karen Butler, Maryland
Mt Airy (301)829-0909
$29.50 per year; $57.00- 2 years
$39.50 per year outside of:
PA, NJ, MD, DE, NY, OH, VA & WV
$77 00 - 2 Years
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ESTIMATED SLAUGHTER OF
BROILER/FRYERS IN DELMARVA
ESTIMATED ACTUAL AVG.
WEIGHT ACTUAL AVG. WEIGHT
10/14 10/12 l(yi2 10/7 10/S
2,452 2/274 5.08 2,436 5.02
NEGOTIATED PRICES FOR IMMEDI
ATE DELIVERY INCLUDES MOSTLY
MULTIPLE-DROP SHIPMENTS OF
BRANDED AND WING TAGGED TO
NEW YORK CITY FROM DELMARVA
BRANDED U.'S. GRADE A RANGE
57-82 WEIGHTED AVERAGE 63.57
NO. OF BOXES 6,327
* 7 of 9 plants reporting.
E PA & N J
OCTOBER 13, 1996
SOUTHEAST HEAVY LIVE HEN
REPORT. OCTOBER 12. 1998.
Prices ranged unchanged although
majority prices were unchanged to slightly
lower when competed to a week earlier.
Demand was moderate to good for usually
sufficient offerings. Processing scheduler
were seasonal but generally normal.
Undertone mostly steady.
HEAVY TYPE HENS (7 POUNDS
AND UP) •
FINAL PRICE. CENTS PER LB..
GENERALLY FOR SLAUGHTER THE
WEEK OF 12-OCT-98
RANGE MAJORITY WTD AVG
AT FARM BUYER LOADING 14.5-22
CENTS/LB. 15-19 17.24
• WEIGHTS UNDER 7 LBS. SUB
JECT TO DISCOUNT.
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Report euppUed by Auction
Muscovy duck drakes 148-1.60, hens.
Peking ducks not enough.
Red fowl 4-4'A 30-48.5-6 lbs. .50-.84.
Crossbred fowl 5-9 lbs. 30-.72.
Crossbred roosters 4-6 lbs. .30-.92,7-11
Banty roosters 2.00-6.50 ea., hens
Leghorn hens .14-.24.
Leghorn Roosters not enough.
Silkies 235-3.00 ea.
Pigeons 1.25-2.10 ea.
White pigeons 2.85-330 ea.
Rabbits 4-6 lbs. .70-.98, 7-11 lbs.
Bunnies 130-6.00 ea.
Guinea pigs 4.00-830 ea.
Goats, not enough.
Total coops 638.
October 15, 1998
Medium prices were unchanged to two
cents higher in Boston, unchanged to four
cents higher in Philadejphia, and two cents
higher in New England, and all other prices
were unchanged. The market tone was fully
steady to firm. Demand was moderate to
good, best for brown eggs and heavy nest
runs. Supplies were tight to adequate, and
where available, confidently held. Break
ing stock supplies were barely adequate to
adequate for the moderate to good demand.
Light type hen offerings were adequate.
PRICES TO RETAILERS. SALES TO
VOLUME BUYERS, USDA GRADE A
AND GRADE A, WHITE EGGS IN CAR
TONS, DELIVER STORE DOOR.
CENTS PER DOZEN:
RANGE: EXTRA LARGE, 75-79,
LARGE 73-77, MEDIUM 51-63.
Weekly New York Egg Market
Prices Supplied by Umer-Barry
BREAKING STOCKS: FRI. 42-44 LBS. 34-36,48-50 LBS. .44-46,50 LBS.
AND UP 46-47. M0N.42-44 LBS. .34-36,48-50 LBS. .44-46,50L85. AND UP
46-47. TUBS. 42-44 LBS. 34-36,48-50 LBS. 45-47,50 LBS. AND UP 47-48.
WED. 42-44 LBS. 34-36.48-50 LBS. 45-47,50 LBS. AND UP 47-48. THURS.
42-44 LBS. 35-37, 48-50 LBS. 46-48, 50 LBS. AND UP 48-49.
OCTOBER 09, 1998
EASTERN REGION FROZEN EGGS,
OCTOBER 09,1998. FEDERAL-STATE
Prices were generally unchanged. The
market tone was mostly steady. Demand
was light to moderate. Supplies remained
about adequate. Liquid and frozen eggs
(ingredients included) processed under
federal inspection in the Eastern region for
the week ending October 3,1998 were 3%
less than last week, and 7 % less than the
same week last year. Shell egg supplies
1 mile East of
along Rt. 22
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From Oct. 9-Oct. 15
FRL MON. TUBS. WED.
1.01 1.01 1.01 1.01 1.01
.82 .82 .82 .82 .84
.79 .79 .79 .79 .81
.60 .60 .62 .64 .68
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1.05 1.05 1.05 1.05 1.05
.99 .99 .99 .99 .99
37 .57 37 37 .60
31 .31 32 32 33
were usually adequate, but additional
offerings of the light eggs declined.
WHOLESALE SELLING PRICES
(CENTS PER POUND IN 30 LB. CON
TRUCKLOTS LTL (MIN. 25 CONT.)
RANGE MOSTLY RANGE
WHOLE 50-54 52-53 55-61 BLENDS
(j) TFEWR 67-85 WHITES 42-44 43-44
45-50 SUGARED YOLKS (MIN 43%
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