Broiler/Fryer: Daily National Broiler Market at a Glance
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Atlanta, GA.     Wed. May. 16, 2018     USDA Market News  

                                             
Broiler/Fryer:  Daily National Broiler Market at-a-Glance


Whole broiler/fryer prices are generally steady but noted to have a lower
undertone in the Western region. Supplies are light to moderate. Retail 
and food service demand is moderate. Floor stocks are balanced to instances
short of needs. Market activity is light to moderate. In the parts structure, 
prices for boneless skinless breasts, tenderloins and wings is steady to weak; 
bone-in breasts are at least steady. The market on dark items is steady at best. 
Offerings of jumbo boneless skinless breasts is moderate to moderately heavy with
smaller sized product light to moderate. Offerings of wings are moderate, tenderloins
light to moderate and bone-in breasts light. Dark item offerings mixed, mostly moderate.
Market activity for parts is slow to moderate. In production areas, live supplies are moderate 
at mixed but mostly desirable weights.


SOURCE: USDA LIVESTOCK, POULTRY & GRAIN MARKET NEWS DIVISION        
        Atlanta, GA    404.562.5850 email: Atlanta.lpgmn@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/livestock-poultry-grain


Prepared: 16-May-18 1:47E TSB