Broiler/Fryer: Weekly Fryers Available for Marketing (Wed)
NW_PY015
Des Moines, IA          Wed. May 16, 2018          USDA Market News

Broiler/Fryer: Weekly Fryers Available for Marketing (Wed)

Based on the preliminary chick placements, the number of fryers
available for marketing during the week ending 23-Jun-18 is
estimated at 163.0 million head.  This compares to 162.6
million head the previous week and to 164.0 million head the
same week a year ago, when the slaughter was 166.6 million head
and the national weighted average price was 108.56 cents per pound.

SOURCE: USDA AMS Poultry Programs, Market News & Analysis
        Des Moines, IA     515.284.4460   email: DESM.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_PY015.txt

Prepared: 16-May-18 02:16 PM C CW